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Beyond Words Art Exhibit
October 5 @ 10:00 am - October 26 @ 5:00 pm
The San Juan College Fine Arts Committee Invitational featuring Bev Taylor will showcase an array of art in an exhibit titled Beyond Words, at the Henderson Fine Arts Center Art Gallery, October 5 through October 26.
An opening reception will be held Friday, October 5, from 5 to 7 p.m., in the Henderson Fine Arts Center Art Gallery.
Bev Taylor is a multi-media artist who resides in Farmington. She graduated from the University of New Mexico with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Art History. Bev began her professional art career as a calligrapher and lettering artist. Calligraphy led her to watercolor painting, collage, and handmade books. She was an instructor at San Juan College teaching Orientation to Art, Calligraphy, Watercolor, and Drawing. Her most recent work focuses on acrylic painting, collage and art journals. In 1995, Bev and her daughter opened Artifacts and The Studios in Farmington – home to 17 local artists who have working studios in the building. Bev’s artwork can be seen in the San Juan College Library, San Juan College School of Energy, Farmington Public Library, the City of Farmington Regional Animal Shelter, Farmington Museum as well as many private collections. Her sketchbook, “Textures of New Mexico” was recently added to the permanent collection of 40,000 sketchbooks in the Brooklyn Art Museum.
“Art had always been an integral part of my life. I am continually inspired by the natural world, colors, textures, and patterns and the infinite possibilities for creating artwork that it affords me,” Bev says. “I feel so very blessed to be an artist.”
The Henderson Fine Arts Center Art Gallery is open Monday through Thursday, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., and on Fridays, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For further information about this exhibit or other Gallery events, contact the Art Gallery at 505-566-3464.