Reading Art Book Club meets Feb. 14 at the Las Cruces Museum of Art 2018
The book“The Art of Controversy: Political Cartoons and Their Enduring Power,” written by Victor S. Navasky, will be discussed when the Reading Art Book Club meets at 2:30 p.m. Feb. 14 at the Las Cruces Museum of Art, 491 N. Main Street.
The meeting will be preceded by a 1 p.m. screening, on Feb. 14, of Simon Schama’s “Power of Art.” The film will be shown in the Las Cruces Museum of Nature & Science classroom.
Navasky’s book will complement a new exhibit, “Politics on Paper,” which opens Feb. 2 at the Museum of Art.
Every second Wednesday of the month, the Reading Art Book Club explores the connections between art and literature through reading an art-related book.
Admission to the Museum of Art is free. The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, and from 9 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Saturday.