Three New Exhibits Will Open This Friday in Las Cruces’ Branigan Cultural Center
An opening reception will be held from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. during the Downtown First Friday Ramble for three brand new exhibits at the library. Admission to all the festivities and the exhibits is free!
An Enduring Tradition: 20th Century Navajo Weaving will be on display through January 21, 2017. The exhibit explores contemporary Navajo weaving and materials used, plus the influences on styles and designs.
Howard Clinton Tibbitts: Historic Advertising Photography of the Southwest will also be on display through January 21, 2017. This exhibit consists of prints taken by Tibbitts in the early 1900s. Included in this collection are photos of New Mexico's Pueblos, scenes of the Santa Fe Railroad. The exhibit will be split between the Branigan Cultural Center and the Railroad Museum.
In Service to Country: Military Equipment 1860 to Present will be on display through Saturday, January 21, 2017 as well. This exhibit features military uniforms, equipment, photographs and personal items dating from the Civil War to present day.
Admission is free to the Branigan Cultural Center at 501 North Main Street. The museum is open Tuesday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.