Tamarind Touchstones: Fabulous at Fifty

September 10, 2010–August 17, 2013

John Mulvany, Independent Curator (formerly Interim Director of the University of New Mexico Art Museum), selected eighty-one works for the exhibit (sixty-one for the traveling exhibit). The show offered audiences a broad overview of aesthetic movements of the fifty year period, and of the range of lithographic techniques. 


University of New Mexico Art Museum. September 10, 2010–January 14, 2011 

Portland Art Museum (Oregon), August 6November 13, 2011

Newcomb Art Gallery, Tulane University (New Orleans, Louisiana), February 15April 15, 2012 

Richard M. Ross Art Museum, Ohio Wesleyan University (Delaware), August 23October 21,2012 

Clay Center for the Arts (Charleston, W. Virginia), January 11April 21, 2013 

Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art, Auburn University (Alabama), May 18August 17, 2013.  


The exhibition catalogue (University of New Mexico Press: Albuquerque. 2010) includes full color reproductions of all pieces as well as essays by the curator; Tamarind Director Marjorie Devon and critic Faye Hirsch, as well as an interview with Tamarind Master Printer Bill Lagattuta, conducted by Arif Khan conducted an interview  The text also features lists of Tamarind artists and printers. Available in hard and soft cover in our Gallery Store on this website.