Here Now: University of New Mexico Department of Art and Art History 24th Annual Juried Graduate Exhibition

Clinton Adams Gallery
March 2 – May 5, 2018

Here Now includes approximately 50 artworks by 26 artists, all of whom are current graduate students in University of New Mexico’s Department of Art. This dynamic and diverse group of works surveys what is happening at UNM right now and includes painting, photography, printmaking, sculpture, installation, video, and performance art. Selected by Mary Statzer, Curator of Prints and Photographs at UNM Art Museum, Here Now explores themes of family, sexuality and loss, the construction of identity via social media, how we navigate and understand landscape in the digital age, hybridity among traditional mediums of art, and more.

Martin Wannam, God Ezra, archival inkjet print, 2017. Courtesy of the artist.

Jess Peri, Embudito Walls, archival inkjet print, 2017. Courtesy of the artist.

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Amy Traylor, still from Sunsets for Mike and Carmen, video and custom generative software, 2017. Courtesy of the artist.