2014-2015 Schedule MARCH 6, 2014 ArtForm membership will meet on Thursday, March 6th, from 3pm to 5pm, in the Swartz Room at the Branigan Cultural Center.  The Swartz Room is located behind the French doors in the small gallery.  If you haven’t seen the Member Show in the Shannon Room, come a little early - the last day to see it is Saturday March 1st. JUNE 12, 2014 ArtForm members will meet on Thursday, June 12th, from 5:30 to 7:30 in the Roadrunner Room at the Branigan Library.  ArtForms President, Vice President and Member at Large will be elected at this meeting. AUGUST 14, 2014 There will be an ArtForms board meeting at 9am at David Jacquez’s gallery, El Jardin de Las Cruces, 4010 N. Valley Drive, Las Cruces, NM .  All members are invited to attend. HAPPENINGS AROUND TOWN MAY 3, 2014  Saturday, 6:00pm-9:00pm.   A presentation by Cheech Marin on Chicano Art at the Hotel Encanto, Las Cruces, NM.  Download the flyer here. JUNE 14 - August 10, 2014 ArtForms member Roy van der Aa is showing at Rio Bravo Fine Art Gallery, 110 N. Broadway, in Truth or Consequences, NM.  For more information click here. Through the end of July, 2014 ArtForms members John Northcutt and Kris Northcutt are currently showing with 14 other pairs of artists in the 6th Annual Potters’ Guild of Las Cruces “Fire and Fiber” Exhibit, continuing through July at Mas Art Supply - 126 Main Street.  The show is an exhibit of collaborative art created by a clay artist working with a fiber artist   Poster  http://www.lcsun-news.com/las_cruces-news/ci_26166170/artists-week-artists-collaborate-potters-guild-fire-and-fire Through the end of July, 2014 ArtForms member MESILLA VALLEY FINE ARTS GALLERY features two artists for the month of July, Nanci Bissell and Frank Rimbach. Bissell is a painter whose interests include seascapes, street scenes and landscapes. Rimbach works in landscapes, bookcase series and modern abstracts. Both artists’ work will remain on display through the end of July.  Mesilla Valley Fine Arts Gallery is located at 2470-A Calle de Guadalupe. Gallery hours are 10am to 5pm Monday through Sunday, 10am to 4pm Wednesday and 10am to 2pm Saturday.  For more information, call 522-2933 or visit www.mesillavalleyfinearts.com. Through the end of July, 2014 Member Sally Quillen, of the QUILLIN-STEPHENS GALLERY, welcomes Dawn Cheney as the gallery’s guest artist for July, presenting her colorful geometric patterns. Cheney creates continual movement and sensation for the viewer to interpret as meditative tools or objects of pure enjoyment. The exhibit will remain on display through the end of July.  Quillin-Stephens Gallery is located at 317 N. Main St., behind COAS Books. Call 312-1064 for gallery hours and more information. Through the end of July, 2014 Member Flo Hosa Dougherty is one of the 14 artists showing at the M. PHILLIP’S GALLERY for the month of July.  The exhibit will remain on display through the end of July. Fifteen percent of sales at the gallery this month will go to the Wounded Warrior Project.  M. Phillip’s Gallery is located at 221 N. Main St.  Gallery hours are 10am to 4pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 8am to 4pm. Wednesday and 8am to 2pm Saturday.  For more information call 525-1367. thetheatregallery presents “And Wide Open Spaces,” an exhibit of the watercolor paintings of Penny Duncklee. The exhibit will be on display beginning Saturday, July 19, with an artist’s reception from 5 to 7pm Friday, Aug. 1.  thetheatregallery is located inside the Black Box Theatre at 430 N. Main St.  The Black Box Theatre is a member of ArtForms.  Gallery hours are scheduled for one hour before show­times and by appointment. For more information, gallery hours, showtimes or to schedule an appointment, call 522-1223. July 28-August 1, 2014  (Information for our membership) Cloudcroft Art Workshop - Cathy McAnally Lubke - for more information click here. Through the end of August, 2014 AA STUDIOS presents “Implied Energy: The Songs and Sagas Series,” an exhibit of new paintings by Deborah Welch. The gallery will also feature works by gallery owner and ArtForms member Roy van der Aa. The exhibit will remain on display through Aug. 30. Aa Studios is located 2645 Doña Ana Road. Gallery hours for “Implied Energy” are 4 to 8pm on Friday, July 11; noon to 5pm on Saturday, July 12; and 2 to 4pm on Sunday, July 13, and by appointment. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 520-8752. Through the end of August, 2014  ArtForms member Roy van der Aa is the featured artist at Creative Harmony Gallery & Gifts for the months of July and August.  The exhibit is intitled “Into Color”.  Creative Harmony Gallery & Gifts is located at 220 N. Campo Street.  Gallery hours are noon to 5pm Tuesday through Saturday and by appointment. For more information, call 312-3040.