Tom Lea's "The Nesters" Mural Opening Reception
Friday, July 10, 2009
Time: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
In celebration of Tom Lea Month, the Tom Lea Institute presents Tom Lea's 1936 drawings from "The Nesters" Mural
Opens Fri., July 10, 2009
Reception 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
215 N. Stanton
upstairs on the sixth floor of the Martin Bldg.
On view Mon. - Fri., 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. during the month of July and Mon. - Fri. from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. during August.
On exhibition will be drawings completed by Tom Lea in 1936 in preparation for a mural done for the west entrance lobby of the Benjamin Franklin Postal Station on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C.
Lea completed the studies, as well as the 11'6" mural on canvas, in his studio on Texas St. in El Paso.