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The mission of the Lea County Commission for the Arts is to provide leadership, vision, and support to ensure the availability and diversity of the arts in Lea County. The objective of the commission is to promote excellence in the further development of the visual, literary and performing arts in Lea County.
2016 New Media New Mexico Exhibition & Visionfest @ the Center for the Arts in Hobbs
Exhibition June 11 – August 6
Opening Reception – Saturday, June 11 / 7-9 pm
The Lea County Commission for the Arts will present its 2nd annual New Media New Mexico Exhibition on Saturday, June 11 from 7-9pm at the Center for the Arts. The exhibition will feature animated projection installations, one channel videos and 3d installations from various new media artists from around the state and country, including Roswell artist, Dusty Deen, Tempe, Arizona’s Dan Collins, Denver, Colorado’s Patricia McInroy and new media students from Jefferson Elementary, Southern Heights Elementary and Taylor Elementary.
In partnership with the Santa Fe Currents New Media International Festival, LCCA will also present its first annual outdoor Visionfest on the Shipp Street Plaza on the same night as the opening. The Visionfest will feature interactive new media installation projections on various walls and surfaces by students from the Santa Fe University of Art & Design’s Film School. The Visionfest is completely free & open to the public. Live entertainment by local bands and food truck vendors will also be present. Come meet the artists and enjoy this technological adventure of art in culture in Downtown Hobbs, NM. The exhibition will remain on display at the Center for the Arts until August 6th.
SPUR TV (Southern Heights Elementary new media students)
Taylor TV (Taylor Elementary new media students)
Principal’s List (Jefferson Elementary new media students)
Dusty Deen SHILO – “Good Times”
Patricia McInroy – “Self Portrait”
Dan Collins – “Extended Family”
Gabriella Lovato-Dale – “Flutter”, “Nostalgia”