“Contemporary Ex-Votos: Devotion Beyond Medium” Exhibit

october, 2022

01oct10:00 am29(oct 29)4:00 pm“Contemporary Ex-Votos: Devotion Beyond Medium” Exhibit

Event Details

The exhibition runs through December 22 and is free and open to the public. Art museum hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

In a first for the New Mexico State University Art Museum, the exhibition titled “Contemporary Ex-Votos: Devotion Beyond Medium” will pair 19th and 20th century retablos from the NMSU Permanent Art Collection with new works by contemporary Latinx artists.

Ex-votos are a specific type of retablo or small devotional painting depicting miracles painted on tin and wood. The UAM houses the largest collection of Mexican retablos in the U.S.



1 (Saturday) 10:00 am - 29 (Saturday) 4:00 pm


NMSU Devasthali Hall University Art Museum

1308 E. University Avenue