Art Exhibit Opening, Featuring: Iva Morris & Wes Brittenham
Time & Location
About the Event
Location: La Fonda del Bosque, at the National Hispanic Cultural Center, 1701 4th St SW, 87102
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Painter and Pastel Artist, Iva Morris lives and works in the small farming town of Las Nutrias, New Mexico. Her work can be found in Public, Private, and Museum Collections throughout the US. Ms. Morris is an Art Teacher, providing workshops in pastel and oil painting. She participated in the Artist in Residence Program, painting murals with children around the State of New Mexico. Morris has been making art for most of her life, showing locally and nationally, winning awards for her prints, pastels and oil paintings. She is a member of the Pastel Society of America and the Pastel Society of New Mexico. Her work can be found at Studio 107-B in Taos, NM and at Weems Fine Art in Albuquerque, NM.
Wes Brittenham is a lifelong resident of Albuquerque and became a painter and sculptor at very young age. Inspired by nature, literature and the complications of human beings, Wes creates art from a variety of materials in a number of mediums often using found and upcycled or recycled materials to create pieces that infuse social commentary, observation, frustration, humor and curiosity in forms inspired by the subject of interest and the materials utilized.