UNM Law School Art Gallery Launches 2018 Artists in Residence Program

February 12, 2018

Prof. Sherri Burr and Ruth Westheimer
Artwork by Melinda Silver

The University of New Mexico Law School Not-for-Profit Art Gallery is launching the 2018 Artist in Residence Program with an opening reception on Tuesday, February 20, 2018, from 5:00 - 6:30 p.m. in the Forum at the UNM Law School, located at 1117 Stanford NE. Free parking is available in the law school parking lot after 4:00 p.m.

The Art Gallery’s inaugural Artist in Residence Program features work from 14 artists:


  • Sarah Lough, Law Alumna, Class of 2007
  • Barbara Shapiro, Law Alumna, Class of 1978
  • Melinda Silver, Law Alumna, Class of 1983


  • Steven K. Homer, Director of the Legal Analysis & Communication Program, UNM School of Law
  • Laurel Lampella, Fine Arts Professor


  • Noyes, Dan, Retired Law Staff


  • Janette Duran, Law Student, Class 2020

Friends & Family

  • Dorothy McDonough-McGeorge, Wife of Law Alumnus
  • David McMullen
  • Vera Neel, Wife of Law Alumnus
  • Vickie Pleau
  • Dan Shaffer, Relative of UNM Faculty
  • Michael Toya, Husband of Law Student
  • Robert Weber, Husband of Law Faculty

Meet the exhibiting artists and hear about their work at the opening reception, which will feature a buffet. Johnny Alston will provide live Native Flute Music. For more information, please contact Professor Sherri Burr (Art Committee Chair) at 505-277-5650 or burr@law.unm.edu.