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New Mexico Museum of Art Unveils Recently Donated Works

Francis Bacon - Triptych, 1977, color etching and lithograph, 24 7/8 x 43 1/4 inches. Gift of Herb Beenhouwer, 2008

SANTA FE, NM.- New Arrivals: Works from
the Collection is an exhibition of recent acquisitions to the Museum’s
permanent collection.
New Arrivals highlights the important role
the art patron plays in developing a Museum’s collection-either through an
outright donation or partnering with the Museum in a purchase. The works in New
Arrivals: Works from the Collection will be on view for the first time
featuring favorite New Mexico artists such as Susan Rothenberg and Gunnar
Plake, among others, to the internationally recognized Francis Bacon and
Roy Lichtenstein.