Film: “Peggy Zehring – in process” at Fox Theater

Kenny Schneider will present his film “Peggy Zehring – in
process” at the Fox Theater, a documentary filmed in Zehring’s
studio that explores who she is as an artist.

August 11, 2010, 10:59 am

“Artists Talk on Art” – Brendt Berger

Brendt Berger, Painter, Printmaker, with an exhibition on the
1st Floor of MOF, will discuss the formation of the Museum of
Friends in relation to his paintings on view.

, 10:55 am

“Artists Talk on Art” – Peggy Zehring

Peggy Zehring, Multi-Media artist with an exhibition on the
2nd Floor of MOF, will discuss her work, process and teaching

, 10:54 am

“Artists Talk on Art” – Terri Madigan, Friends Over the River

Terri Madigan, Area Director for Friends of Over the River will
give a presentation of Over The River Project, answer questions
and inform supporter of how they can be involved. Over
The River a project proposed by Christo and Jeanne-Claude
(now deceased) to build a site specific art work along a stretch
of the Arkansas River between Salida and Cañon City.

, 10:52 am

Opening Reception: Berger, Fleming, Zehring show

Showing August 14 through October 30, three distinctive artists share their vision as the museum inaugurates its fabulous new gallery space.

On display in the new first-floor space are the large paintings of Brendt Berger and sculptures by Linda Fleming.

In the more intimate setting of the second floor gallery, Peggy Zehring displays a series of her recent mixedmedia works.

JOIN US AUGUST 14, 5 TO 7 P.M., for an opening reception with the artists.

, 10:18 am

A Day in Walsenburg with Eddie

New Mexico ceramic artist Eddie Dominquez is captured in a 50-minute film by renowned artist and film maker Ken Schneider, which will be shown one night only at the Fox Theater in Walsenburg on July 22 at 5:30 pm. Admission is free. The film, “A Day in Walsenburg with Eddie,” chronicles Dominguez on a walking tour of his artwork, which is presently on display at both the Museum of Friends and the Huerfano County Courthouse.  The exhibition(s) remain on view through July 31st.  For more information, please call MOF at 719-738-2858 or visit our website at www.museumoffriends.orgThe Museum of Friends is a 501 C-3 educational facility.

July 16, 2009, 8:19 pm

MOF welcomes the Colorado Art Ranch Artists in Residence

Join us as the

Museum of Friends welcomes

the Colorado Art Ranch

Artists in Residence.

Saturday, April 25, 2009

5:30-8 pm

Museum of Friends

109 East 6th Street





• Music By Gavin Maurer

• Poetry By Marj Hahne

• A sneak preview of the Colorado Art Ranch Artposium

• Meet the Colorado Art Ranch Artists in Residence

• Hors d’oeuvres

• Conversation

• Preview the new Eddie Dominguez exhibit

• A chance to support Colorado Art Ranch

Please RSVP to Museum of Friends





April 21, 2009, 2:12 pm

Tierra Culture (Cultural Landscapes): The Art of Eddie Dominquez

The Museum of Friends, located in Walsenburg, Colorado is pleased to announce the opening of Tierra Culture (Cultural Landscapes): The Art of Eddie Dominquez.   An afternoon celebration on May 5 from 2 to 5:30 pm will include tours through the exhibition at two locations.  In collaboration with the Huerfano County Commissioners, this exhibition may be viewed at both the Huerfano County Courthouse and the Museum of Friends.  Cultural Landscapes will be on view from April 25 through July 31, 2009. 

, 11:43 am

Huerfano County Commissioners & MOF Satellite Exhibition of 2008

The Third, Satellite Exhibition of 2008

  November 14th through March, 2009

     Many of the artists included in our inaugural exhibition at the Courthouse,

March to June 08, are currently represented in The New Show.  You will be pleased to see paintings, sculptures, and fabric works, not previously viewed in this space.

, 11:41 am

Diorbhail Cameron exhibit – September 26, 2008

This year, the MOF has elected to broaden the celebration of Celtic culture by presenting “Celtic Reflections (Smaoin NaGaidheil Na H-Albann The Light Boxes of Diorbhail Cameron,” an exhibition of a Celtic Mystic Artist.     The museum will also host an art performance by Cameron and her daughter Mairi Cameron Gearey at the Museum on Sept. 27 at 5 pm.

, 11:40 am