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Politics on Paper: Art with an Agenda from the SUArt Collection at Las Cruces Museum of Art 2018

Politics on Paper: Art with an Agenda from the SUArt Collection, featuring works from the Syracuse University Art Galleries, opens at the Las Cruces Museum of Art Friday, Feb. 2, and continues through Saturday, April 7, 2018. An opening reception will be held from 5-8 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 2. The exhibition highlights a selection of works on paper by noted artists focused on social and political commentary from the 1600s to the present day.

The included drawings, etchings, photographs, and other print media satirize or expose topics ranging from political conflict and war to social unrest. Represented artists include historical figures such as Jaques Callot, Honore Daumier, Francisco Goya, Elizabeth Catlett, Kathe Kollwitz, and Andy Warhol, among others.

The museum is located at 491 N. Main St. and is open from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday. For additional information, visit the website at: http://las-cruces.org/museums or call 575/541-2137.