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Collectors' Club


Collectors' Club

Collectors' Club

The Collectors' Club (CClub) was created in 2006 as a membership level organization which currently has over 80 members. In addition to receiving all the regular benefits of membership, the CClub offers those who wish to have a more in-depth experience an opportunity to gather with fellow art enthusiasts for private events with artists and collectors, EPMA tours, and travel to points of interest around the country. Annual membership dues are $250 for single level and $400 for a couple or shared membership. Membership donations are tax deductible. For more information on the CClub please contact Jeff Romney, Director of Development at (915) 532-1707 x 13 or at Romneyjk@elpasotexas.gov.

Collectors' Club

Collectors' Club



UPCOMING ACTIVITIES

Trip to San Elizario, Texas 
Sunday, May 4th, 2014 


The Collectors’ Club has been invited by local artist Gaspar Enríquez to visit his home, studio, and historic building restoration project in San Elizario, Texas, on Sunday, May 4th, 2014. We will also visit other art galleries on Main Street. 


Trip to Chicago, Illinois - Fall 2014
Details Coming Soon!


Past Trips and Activities – Trip to Las Cruces and Mesilla, New Mexico, February 15, 2014


CClub members shop at the
Cutter Gallery, Las Cruces
 

Tour members visit a
privately owned
hacienda style home, Mesilla

Admiring the art at Adobe
Patio Gallery, Mesilla
 
 

Shopping for Raku pottery at
MVS Studio, Las Cruces

Potter Russell Mott demonstrates
Raku pottery firing techniques

CClub members enjoy lunch
at Josefina’s, Mesilla
 

Past Trips and Activities – Trip to Baltimore, Maryland, October 28-31, 2013


CClub members enjoy an
afternoon at Bromo Seltzer Tower
 

Artist Lania D’Agostino (Right)
speaks with CClub members
at her studio

A private tour of the
Walters Art Museum
 
 

Guided tour of Matisse exhibit at the Baltimore Museum of Art

CClub members tour the
Baltimore Museum of Art

School 33 Art Center
in Baltimore
 

Past Trips and Activities – Trip to Bentonville and Fayetteville, Arkansas, October 2-5, 2012

 

CClub Members visit Hank Kaminsky’s studio workshop

Tour Members learn about mold casting at Hank Kaminsky’s studio workshop

CClub Members enjoy a private tour at the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
 

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

Contemporary Gallery at the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

Tour Members enjoying the scenic drive to Eureka Springs
 

Past Trips and Activities - Trip to San Francisco, California, September 22–25, 2011

 

CClub Members at the Legion of Honor

A docent led tour at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art – SFMOMA

Tour Members shop in China Town
 

A private luncheon at the de Young Museum

The Buddha at a gallery of fine art
in China Town

CClub Members tour art galleries on Geary Street
 

Past Trips and Activities - Trip to Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas, April 7-10, 2011

 

Artist Tom Orr speaks with CClub Members at his studio

CClub Members enjoy dinner at Toulouse Restaurant

Group members on a private tour
at the Nasher Sculpture Center
 

Three Piece Reclining Figure No.1 by Henry Moore at the SMU Meadows Museum

Eve, 1881 by Auguste Rodin at the Nasher Sculpture Center

CClub Members received a private tour of The Trammell & Margaret Crow Collection of Asian Art
 

Past Trips and Activities - Trip to Albuquerque and Acoma Pueblo, New Mexico, October 15-18, 2010

 

CClub Members visit the Pueblo Indian Cultural Center, Albuquerque

The Last Ride, 1990 by Fritz Scholder, courtesy Albuquerque Museum of Art and History

Tour Members visit Acoma Pueblo, courtesy Acoma Pueblo
 

San Esteban Del Rey Mission, courtesy Acoma Pueblo

The Dancers by Luis Jimenez, courtesy UNM Fine Arts Center

Shopping the many art galleries and studios in Albuquerque
 

Past Trips and Activities - Trip to New York City, September 22-26, 2009

 

The CClub visits Socrates Sculpture Park

A visit to the Noguchi Museum

Artist studios and galleries all over town were a real treat
 

CClub members learn to guild frames at Eli Wilner and Company

Mid-Town Manhattan at night

Herman Doomer by Rembrant, Metropolitan Museum of Art
 

CClub members on a tour at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

CClub members shop around at Christie's Auction House

Christina Hunter of Art Horizons International leads a tour at the Museum of Modern Art
 

A visit to the Mallin Family private collection

A sculpture by Isamu Noguchi, Noguchi Museum

CClub members learn the art of wood frame cutting at Eli Wilner and Company
 

Past Trips and Activities - Trip to Dragoon, AZ, and Silver City, NM, July 23-25, 2009

 

CClub members enjoy lunch at the Amerind Foundation, Dragoon, AZ

Mexican Colonial Period art, Amerind Foundation

CClub shop the Blue Dome Gallery, Silver City, NM
 

A fun work of art at the Blue Dome Gallery, Silver City, NM

The Silver City Gallery Assoc. hosted the CClub at a great reception

Interesting art murals can be found throughout Silver City
 

CClub members shop local studios, stores, and galleries

Enjoying dinner at Isaac's Bar and grill

CClub visits the studio of artist Robert Winston, Silver City
 

Mexican Colonial Period carved doors, Amerind Foundation

More shopping at the art galleries downtown

CClub members received a warm welcome by local artists
 

Past Trips and Activities - Trip to Washington, D.C., November 8-12, 2008

 

CClub Members approach the White House

President George W. Bush waves to CClub Members and the Press

CClub Members on the White House South Lawn Balcony
 

Curator Bill Allman (L) gives Members a tour of the White House

Curator Bill Allman (C) introduces Members to the Oval Office

Viewing Tom Lea paintings at the US Army Center for Military History
 

Tour members at the Mexican Cultural Institute

Members view collections at the National Museum of Women in the Arts

The Capitol Building
 

CClub Members join a tour of the Rembrandt Gallery, National Gallery

Our group listens to accounts of the 9-11 attack on the Pentagon

Enjoying modern art at the Hirshhorn Museum
 

Past Trips and Activities - Trip to Mexico City, August 19-24, 2008

 

Club Members admire murals by Diego Rivera, Palacio Nacional, Mexico City

Tlaloc (Rain God) vessel made by the Aztecs, Museo Templo Mayor, Mexico City

A portion of a mural by Diego Rivera, Palacio Nacional, Mexico City
 

Robert Belk and Carol Johnson at the reception for Annabelle Livermore, Museo Carrillo Gil, Mexico City

Adair Margo (L) Chair of the President's Committee on the Arts and Club Members speak with artist James Magee (R), Museo Carrillo Gil, Mexico City

Gilded decor inside the Catedral de Tonantzintla, Puebla, Edo. de Puebla
 

Club Members Julie Lama (L), Sally Andrade (C), and Winfrey Hearst (R) shop for Talavera in Puebla, Edo. de Puebla

Fresco on a wall of the Convento Acolman (1530's AD), Edo. de Mexico

Club Members tour Teotihuacan, Edo. de Mexico
 

Everyone enjoying lunch at Mexico Lindo outside of Teotihuacan, Edo. de Mexico

Some Club Members tour the Aztec Room at the Museo Nacional de Antropologia, Mexico City

Effigy pot made by the Maya, Museo Nacional de Antropologia, Mexico City
 

Statue of Diego Rivera, Museo Dolores Olmedo, Mexico City
   
Home of Frida Kahlo (Casa Azul), Mexico City
 

Past Trips and Activities - Trip to Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, Mexico, June 2-3, 2007


CClub Members shop Juan Quezada's store in Mata Ortiz, Chih

(L to R) Jack Maxon, Debbie Hamlyn, Elsa Borja, Mark Thompson, Angela Mora, Michael Tomor at Paquime

CClub Members tour La Hacienda de Don Terrazas in San Diego, Chih.
 

CClub Members enjoy dinner in the Mormon town of Col. Juarez, Chih

Noel Quezada demonstrates painting techniques in Mata Ortiz, Chih.

Mexican Folkdancers perform for the CClub at Las Guacamayas

CClub Members tour Santa Fe and Taos, New Mexico, July 10-13, 2008


Julie Vanzant Lama (L) and Ruth Bishop Sapp (R) at ART Santa Fe

Tour Members outside of Site Santa Fe

The Group at the Millicent Rogers Museum Taos, New Mexico
 

The Church at Taos Pueblo, New Mexico

Museum Outreach Coordinator Diane Vera at Taos Pueblo

John and Joanne Gnauck at Taos Pueblo
 

Enjoying the displays at the Hacienda de los Martinez, Taos
   
Our new Friends at ART Santa Fe

CClub Members tour Philadelphia, October 19-22, 2007


The CClub visited the Philadelphia Museum of Art

CClub Members enjoyed lunch at a private home in Philadelphia

Inside the Rodin Museum in Philadelphia
 

Some of the Trip Members outside the Rodin Museum in Philadelphia

The beautiful Sugar Maples of Pennsylvania

A statue of George Washington outside of Independence Hall, Philadelphia
 

(L-R) Ruth Bishop Sapp, Jack Maxon, Mary Jo Melby at the Liberty Bell House

CClub Members tour Colonial buildings in downtown Philadelphia

Outside the Barnes Foundation, home to the largest collection of French Impressionists in the World

CClub Members tour Chihuahua City, Mexico, February 22-24, 2008

 
 



 

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