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Not-for-Profit Art Gallery

Call for University of New Mexico Connected Artists:
2020-21 Exhibition

The UNM School of Law Not-for-Profit Art Gallery invites artists connected to UNM to submit their art for consideration for the 2020-21 exhibition. The upcoming exhibition is explicitly focused on showcasing UNM Law student artwork; therefore, submissions from current students at the UNM School of Law will receive first consideration. Submissions from other UNM students, faculty, staff, alumni, relatives, and friends are welcome and will be considered for exhibition after all UNM Law student work has been reviewed.

Contact Information

For more information and the details for submitting work for consideration, please contact Professor Jennifer Laws, Chair of the Building, Art, & Safety Committee, at laws@law.unm.edu.

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About the Gallery

The UNM School of Law Art Gallery features art of varied mediums from artists including students, faculty, alumni and friends of the law school and the university. Professor Jennifer Laws heads the UNM Law School's Building, Art, & Safety Committee. Aside from the intrinsic value of having art in the School of Law, Emerita Professor Burr says there's another important reason for the art gallery: "An art enriched environment is conducive to learning."

To learn more please see the Art Gallery Archive.

UNM School of Law Art Gallery In The News

  • Professor Burr was featured on UNM Proud in the article, “ An Artist’s Love for the Law.” The article describes Burr’s successful art career, her Art Law program, and the creation of the Law School Art Gallery and how she has “tapped into the heart of art’s influence in New Mexico, and at the University of New Mexico.”
  • On March 25, the Law School's art gallery was featured in the Albuquerque Journal by Staff Writer Mike Bush titled, " Art at UNM Law School". Professor Sherri Burr, is quoted sharing her enthusiasm for the gallery and understanding that art provides intellectual stimulation. The article includes interviews with 3 artists whose work was featured in the gallery.