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Library Art Exhibition Space - February 2023

Sam Elkind and John Wylie - Photography

VGPL will host an exhibit by Santa Fe photographers Sam Elkind and John Wylie, entitled Aspens and Adobes, from February 1 through 28, 2023.


Sam and John have each been photographing for over 40 years. Their exhibit at VGPL comprises part of a series of abstract photographs of aspen trees produced by Sam, and part of an ongoing project by John to photograph adobe buildings in New Mexico.


Exhibitions at the VGPL are for the enjoyment of patrons and guests, and are open for viewing by the public during regular library hours. Jasmine’s work will be on sale during the month, and available by contacting Sam directly at sselkind@comcast.net and John at johnwyliephotography@gmail.com.

 

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Merlene Walker -Ceramics and Jewelry

VGPL will host an exhibit by Eldorado artist Merlene Walker, entitled Garden Art Pottery and Sculpture, from February 1 through 28,
2023.


Merlene is an artist and a teacher. She is certified in Precious Metal Clay, and has taught in that media as well as bronze clay, ceramics, and fused glass throughout the country, including at Ghost Ranch and the Taos Clay Center here in New Mexico. About her work, Merlene writes, “In the past few years after my move to Santa Fe, I am finding my way back to the creative desires of my heart. This has presented more rewarding (and difficult) challenges than I ever have hoped for. The tools I acquired along the way are still the ones I turn to today help me remain centered and creative.”
 

Exhibitions at the VGPL are for the enjoyment of patrons and guests, and are open for viewing
by the public during regular library hours. Merlene’s work will be on sale during the month,
and available by contacting her directly at mwalker@alchemygroup.art.

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Coming Soon to the Library Art Exhibition –

Art at the Library

This exhibition is presented by VGPL to give patrons another enrichment experience when visiting the library located south of the El Dorado School, on 14 Ave Torreon, Santa Fe, NM 87508. Library hours are 10-6 Tu-Fri., and 11-5 on Sat. Exhibition art will be on sale by the artist. The library will receive a sales commission benefiting operations and library programming.

 

For more information, contact: John Wylie, VGPL Art Exhibition Director (johnwyliephotography@gmail.com)

Vista Grande Public Library
  Our Location
14 Avenida Torreon
  Santa Fe, NM 87508

Mailing Address
7 Avenida Vista Grande, B7-192
Santa Fe, NM 87508

Between El Dorado Community School and the Adam Senior Center
Our Current Hours

Sunday-Monday Closed

Tuesday-Friday 10 am-6 pm

Saturday 10 am-4 pm

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(505) 466-7323

info@vglibrary.org

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