DESERT SERENADE: Drones, Fences, Cacti, Test Sites, Craters and Serapes - Reception


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Renate Aller

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Subhankar Banerjee

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Tom Miller

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Trevor Paglen

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Victoria Sambunaris

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James Turrell

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Emi Winter

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About this Event

Emi Winter, Spoonbill, 200312 JULY – 31 AUGUST 2014

Opening Reception: Saturday 9 August from 5 to 7pm

Lannan Foundation Gallery
Saturdays and Sundays from noon to 5pm (weekends only)
309 Read Street, Santa Fe, NM
Tel. (505) 954-5149

About the Exhibition:

Desert Serenade presents painting, photography, mixed media and works on paper from the Lannan Collection. The subtitle: Drones, Fences, Cacti, Test Sites, Craters, and Serapes alludes to the subject or to a reference found in the artwork celebrating the beauty of deserts in North America and the often outrageous occurrences found there.

Read more about the exhibition and view the artworks included, here.

Image: Emi Winter, Spoonbill, 2003, Oil on Masonite, 90 x 28 inches overall, Collection Lannan Foundation


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