Purple Sage Galeria
201 San Felipe NW – 450.4059 – purplesagegaleria.com
Reception 5:00 – 8:30pm
Purple Sage Galeria features artists Peggy Orbon and Melody Sears in Favorite Places a selection of new original pastels of favorite places the artists have traveled to and painted en plein air. Show runs through May 27.
Yucca Art Gallery
206 1/2 San Felipe NW – 247.8931 – yuccaartgallery.com
Come help us celebrate our new spring look-fresh paint and decorations, new art and wonderful prices! We’re spotlighting the work of Midge Aragon, iconographer, Bob Curtis, metalwork artist, and Tricia Simmons, jeweler. Also featuring watercolor, acrylic, oil, encaustic, pastels, ceramics, fiber art and wearables, gourds, glass, and a wide variety of jewelry by 39 local artists.
323 Romero St. NW, Ste.16 – 243.9525 – BlackbirdGallery.Biz
Open House 5-8pm
Blackbird Gallery is celebrating it’s wonderful new location in Old Town with Grand Opening specials on all original paintings by Blackfeet artist Farrell Cockrum and local favorite Robert Perea. New works have been received by all our artists included amazing new pottery plates and bowls from Matthew Patton (Seattle). New jewelry from Navajo artist Cathy Sherman as well as a great selection of Baltic Amber jewelry. New custom handcarved “Roadrunners” from Matthew Yellowman and Rita Juan. Come visit our new space!
303 Romero NW – 764.0302 – weemsgallery.com
open house 5-8
Helen Gwinn’s art, expressed in watercolor, embossing & collage, reflects her life, including her love for the flora of the desert where she lives. To her, cactus plants represent survival and exquisite beauty in harsh environments. “I have favorite cacti,” she says, “which I have watched and have been inspired by the seasons of their lives & mine. I consider them old friends.”
Hanging Tree Gallery
416 Romero NW – 842.1420 – collectorsguide.com
Subjects of Old Town and Beyond
Hanging Tree Gallery features artists Eason Eige and Anne Sandry. Eason showing original paintings of Old Town from his perspective, cactus, cowboy hats and other interesting subjects of the area. He lives in Old Town, is a retired museum curator and has Lived in Albuquerque for the last 15 years. Anne Sandry, originally from France, has a continuous showing of original French pastoral settings, enchanting landscapes and castles from Bordeaux, France.