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Border Artists

Jo-an Smith - Border Artist

Nov 1, 2018

Las Cruces, NM – On this edition of PUENTES a la comunidad, bridges to the community, host Emily Guerra met with multi-disciplinary artist, Jo-an Smith to talk to us about her participation in the Border Artists’ benefit art show “What We Love.” A portion of proceeds from art sold at the show will help KRWG Public Media. She helped with the title of the show which reflects each artist’s choice of what they are currently making in the studio or a favorite piece from the past.

Elemental: A One-Woman Art Show by Jo-an Smith

Oct 26, 2017

Las Cruces, NM - On this edition of PUENTES, bridges to the community, host Emily Guerra meets with Las Cruces artist, Jo-an Smith, recognized as both a jeweler and a painter. In 1976 she joined the Cutter Gallery as a goldsmith and held her first art show there.

Carolyn Bunch and Tony Pennock

Jan 11, 2013

January 10, 2013 – Las Cruces, NM - On this edition of PUENTES, Emily Guerra bridges the community with local professional artists, Carolyn Bunch and her son, Tony Pennock. They both recall painting murals as children, and have made it their life’s work.

Bunch moved to New Mexico in the 1950’s, and has been involved in the arts as a public school teacher, an artist and gallery owner of Adobe Patio Gallery. She is currently one of fifteen artists featured at an exhibition at the Adobe Patio Gallery in Mesilla.