Past Exhibitions


Encaustic Art Exhibit

See photos from this show August/September 2019 at our Facebook page.


Also showing Westside Art Guild.

The artists of The Westside Art Guild are dedicated to the promotion of Fine Art & Crafts in El Paso. Artists included in the exhibit Isela GARCIA Dorian CLOUSER Ruthie DROKE Connie WEAVER

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American EXPRESSION : artworks to artwords Award Show & Sale

See photos from the show on our Facebook page.

Best in Show: Bert Saldana Star Dancer - Namid
First Place: Paul Maxwell New Patriot
Second Place: Julianna Crème Stand United
Third Place: Terrance Flores Hidden Message

Judges Award: Hector Castillo DTOM
Honorable Mention: Cesar Barraza
The Seeds of the World
Honorable Mention: Bert Saldana
Stars and Stripes
Honorable Mention: Bob Adams
Made in the USA

Brave Books GC Award: Ramiro Ordonez We the people
Brave Books GC Award: Ricardo Boisselier The Original All-American
Best of Written Word: Jean Holzenthaller A Healthy Salad



Congratulations to all of the Winners & all of the accepted photographers in this years IEOTC Exhibit!

See photos from the opening and award ceremony on our Facebook page.

1. Best in Show : Karen Lee : The Lou Ruvo : Las Vegas
2. First Place : Manny Loya : El Mariachi
3. Second Place : Fred Eiland : Racing the Wind
4. Third Place : Lance Levine : Nap Time
5. Huthsteiner Fine Arts Trust : Heber A. Nickolath : Dance of the Dead
6. Dona Ana Photography Club : Emmitt Booher : Group
7. El Paso Scene Cover Award : R. Glenn Davis : Big Bend Sunrise
8. El Paso Scene Cover Award Honorable Mention : Manny Loya : Accordion Player
9. Judges Award : Heidi Phillips : Getting Ready for Work 2050
10. Judges Award : Lewis Woodyard : Bad Wolf
11. Judges Award : Gerald Guss : Pleasant Peacock
12. Judges Award : Paulo Peres : Cautious
13. Honorable Mention : John Collins : Abstract Shades at Night
14. Honorable Mention : Trey Broomfield : We the People
15. Honorable Mention : Mathew Gallien : Cowboy
16. Honorable Mention : R. Glenn Davis : Focus on the Detail
17. Selfie Award : Marylu Vasquez
18. Selfie Award Honorable Mention : Heidi Phillips
19. Selfie Award Honorable Mention : Rigoberto De La Mora

People's Choice Winners!
1. Heidi Phillips : Getting Ready for Work 2050
2. Heber A. Nickolath : Dance of the Dead
3. Nicholas Luchenbill : Notary
4. Mathew Gallien : Cowboy

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“Hello Beautiful" an EPAA Members Exhibit
On display through Friday, June 21, 2019

See Facebook album of opening and more photos here and here. Terrific lineup of artists . . .
Neorah GARCIA - Jane VANCE - Mario ULLOA - Rodolfo SIGALA - Cynthia EVANS - Tracy NAVAR

“On the MAP” El Paso & Beyond Award Show & Sale 2019

See OPENING PHOTOS and more at the Crossland Gallery FB page.

Judges for Signature Awards
Aleksander & Lyuba Titovets

1. Best in Show: Ramiro Ordonez - Witchy Women - New Orleans, LA
2. First Place: Robert Dozal - Antonito - Colorado
3. Second Place: John Mackenzie – Scene from Lower Valley – El Paso, TX
4. Third Place: Frank Cohen – Atlanta & Walnut – El Paso, TX
5. Judges Award: Will Keener – Microcosm – Rio Grande Valley, NM
6. Judges Award: Cynthia Evans – Enclosed – El Paso, TX
7. Honorable Mention: Andrea Goldman – Guadalupe Sunset - NM
8. Honorable Mention: Krystyna Robbins – Gathering to Dance – Krakow, Poland
9. Honorable Mention: Sahyly Martinez – Mesa Verde Condo – Mesa Verde, CO
10. Honorable Mention: Javier Anzures – Mountain Pass – El Paso, TX
11. Honorable Mention: Waynelyn Segotta – Candle in the Desert – El Paso, TX

Selected Awards by Randy Limbird
1. Best of El Paso Award: Darrell McGahhey - Stormy Sunset – El Paso, TX
2. Yearbook Cover Award: Terrance Flores – City Scape – El Paso, TX
3. Judges Award: Mario Ulloa – Iglesia San Pedro – El Paso, TX
4. Honorable Mention: Ramiro Ordonez – Viva Mexico – El Paso, TX
5. Honorable Mention: Cynthia Evans – Enclosed – El Paso, TX

Paradigm Texas Awards by Robert Lomnicki
1. Paradigm Texas Award: Glenn Trittenbach – On the Road to Marfa, TX
2. Paradigm Texas Award: Mario Ulloa – Iglesia San Pedro – El Paso, TX
3. Honorable Mention: Ramiro Ordonez – Waiting for his Return, El Paso, TX
4. Honorable Mention: Ofelia Castaneda – Dancer – Michoacan, Mexico

EPAA Honorable Mention
Shayma Zaidan - Hope - Iraq

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No Shade

Socorro ISD Exhibit

See photos from the opening on Crossland Gallery @ Facebook. March 2019.

Congrats to con.FIGURE.ation.five.2019 Figurative Exhibit winners 

1. Best in Show: John MacKenzie - Figure with Lion
2. First Place: Ruben Archuleta – Lion of Judah
3. Second Place: Katies Gelinas – Arroyo Angel
4. Third Place: Robert Gomez – Spirited Child
5. Best Portrait: Kerry Forsythe – Self Portrait #3
6. Judges Award: Maria Socorro Munoz – St Michael 
7. Judges Award: Mariana Ramirez - Matt
8. Judges Award: Nicholas Luchenbil – 1215714
9. Judges Award: Gummi Thordarson – The Blind Poet
10. Push Pin Award: C. Manny Guerra - Shane
11. Honorable Mention: Robert Dozal – Rebekah’s Cradle
12. Honorable Mention: Tom Birkner – Ride the Lightning
13. Honorable Mention: Miriam Vega - Dependence
14. Honorable Mention: Krystyna Robbins -Morning Light
15. Honorable Mention: Sahyly Martinez - Daydreaming
16. Honorable Mention: Chance Bailey Johnson - Self

See photos from the opening on our Crossland Gallery FB page.


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Crossland Gallery 500 West Paisano
On display through Friday October 26

Please stop in and enjoy the show!!

View photos from the opening.

Artists include:
Nicholas Luchenbill
Andrew Drewes
Jorge Lujan
Carolina Villarreal
Maria Houchin
Lizzie Ochoa
Rodrigo Armijo
Leticia Luevanos
Phillip Romero
Rudy Royval

And they said "it was impossible"

Arts International 2018 Ribbon Winners

Kudos to the AI2018 Ribbon Winners for their outstanding creativity and passion for the art they hold dear. Signature Awards judged by Ouida Touchon!

· Best in Show - Steve Hastings with "Rio Grande Sunset"
· 1st Place - Jorge E Martinez with "Autorretrato Pensando"
· 2nd Place - Corinne Abeyta-Spinnler with "El Paso’s Rio Grande"
· 3rd Place - Robert Dozal with "Mill Rust"
· EPAA Presidents Award - Mario Ulloa with "Holding Thoughts"
Selection by Robert Word
· Sanford C. Cox Memorial Award - Jacques Barriac with "Elegant Peacock"

ARTS International 2018 Winners

· Alfred Blumenthal Memorial Award - Jonathan Shirey "Pat Loves Rae" (Watercolor Excellence)
· Eugene Thurston Award for the Southwest - Patricia Stockmeyer with "Mt Franklin After the Rain"      Selection by Holly Cox
· Catherine Kistenmacher Award - Leticia Luevanos with "Amare" (Fun Creativity)
· Huthsteiner Fine Arts Trust Award - Suzanne Kane with "Plant Intelligence
· Woman’s Club of El Paso Award - John MacKenzie with "Wounded" Selection & Award by Frieda Voeks & Woman's Club of El Paso
· Lelaroy Williams Memorial Award - Jonathan Shirey with "A Child shall Lead Them"     Selection & Award by Don & Carol Beene
· Mariflo Estes Memorial Award - Abel Delarosa with "Venice in the Morning" Selection by Tracy Navar
· Dozal Fine Art Gallery Award - Hannah Luse with "Becoming Level Ground" Selection by Olga & Robert Dozal
· Zanelli Family Foundation Award - Carolina Villarreal with "Mystica" Selection by Karla & Ava Raye Zanelli
· Zampini Family Award - Lorenzo Braulio Zepeda with "Hummingbird on the Left"  Selection by Maria & Diana Zampini
· EPAA Gary Bogg’s Memorial Award – Ramiro Ordonez with "Pure Love"
· Framing Concepts & Gallery Award- Ramiro Ordonez with "He Who Hustles"
· El Paso Scene Cover Award - Steve Hastings with "Cactus Heart" Selection by Randy Limbird
· El Paso Scene Cover Honorable Mention - Susan Feinsod with "Desert Strata" Selection by Randy Limbird
· El Paso Scene Cover Honorable Mention - Paul DuMond with "Bleached Cliffs" Selection by Randy Limbird
· Judge’s Award - Renee Marz Mullis with "Saturday AM"
· Judge’s Award - Mario Ulloa with "Carmen"
· Judge’s Award - Sue Nichols with "Storm"
· Honorable Mention - Frank Rimbach with "Still Life with Figure"
· Honorable Mention - Terrance Flores with "Arizona"
· Honorable Mention - Trevor Pense with "Landscape of the Sea" Selection by Stephanie Conwell
· People’s Choice - Lorenzo Braulio Zepeda with "Hummingbird on the Left" Selection by GUESTS at the Opening Reception! Thank you!

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"Come Together" . . . right now over ART!

EPAA Members Exhibit

See opening photos

Artists include:

Hector Castillo - He paint awesome burger

John Collins - He shoot colored star bursts

Rhonda Dore - She paints paths of color

Terrance Flores - He got El Paso pretty

Kirsten Jedamczik - She draw favorite black birds

John W. MacKenzie - He make colorful hybrids

Erica Murrill - She love Frida Kahlo

Laurie Sayward - She view orange petals

Gummi Thordarson - He got model poses

Brian Wancho - He capture scenes a plenty


International Eye of the Camera @ International Museum of Art
211 Montana, El Paso

On display through Sunday, August 1, 2018

Judge: Manuel Rosas

Photos of the opening are at Facebook.

Congratulations to the winners!

1. Best in Show Lance Levine - Man at Cross, New Mexico
2. First Place Carl Maier - White Sands Wall
3. Second Place Heidi Phillips - Atlantic Hammock
4. Third Place Leti Ortiz – Heart and Soul
5. Huthsteiner Fine Arts Trust Jarred Cynor – Lingering
6. Allen Sheffield Memorial Award Lewis Woodyard – Terminal
7. El Paso Scene Cover Award – Sarah Russell – Tularosa Valley
8. Judges Award Heidi Phillips - The Old Dance Hall
9. Judges Award Kurt Van Wagner - U Bein Foot Bridge, Myanmar
10. Judges Award Karen Lee – Canyon de Chelly
11. Honorable Mention Ronald Wolfe – Still Life
12. Honorable Mention Avi Kotkowski - Harmony
13. Honorable Mention Nicholas Luchenbill – Day 500
14. Honorable Mention Sarah Russell - Alba a Venezia
15. Selfie Award – Laurie Sayward – Say Yes to Love

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Star Spangled AMERICA

Crossland Gallery @ 500 W. Paisano
On display through Saturday, August 4, 2018

Special Thank you to Gary & Andrea Crossland.  Judge Bob Snead.

See Photos from the Opening on Facebook.  

Congrats to the Winners!
1. Best in Show - Mario Ulloa
2. First Place - Bert Saldana
3. Second Place - Mark Yerrington
4. Third Place - Robert Dozal
5. Crossland Award - Mark Yerrington
6. Huthsteiner Fine Arts Trust Award - Jean Holzenthaler
7. Benavidez-Patterson 82nd “All Airborne” Award - Jill Font
8. Benavidez-Patterson 82nd “All Airborne” Award - Christina Huber
9. Benavidez-Patterson 82nd “All Airborne” Award - Ramiro Ordonez
10. Judges Award - Linda Szilvasy
11. Judges Award - Susan Guile
12. Judges Award - Cesar Barraza
13. Honorable Mention - Victoria Hernandez
14. Honorable Mention - Leti Ortiz
15. Honorable Mention - Hector Castillo
16. Honorable Mention - Seph Torres
17. Honorable Mention - Darrell McGahhey


Crossland Gallery Facebook Posts with tons of yummy photos! 

Best of Show and 1st Place photos

Other Award Winners

Opening Photos One

Opening Photos Two

Congrats to the On the Menu Spring 2018 WINNERS !
1. Best in Show - Julie Caffee-Cruz
2. First Place - Hector Castillo
3. Second Place - John MacKenzie
4. Third Place - Kurt Van Wagner
5. Yearbook Cover Award - Nancy Bissell
6. Judges Award - Krystyna Robbins
7. Judges Award - Jacques Barriac
8. Judges Award - Mark Yerrington
9. Honorable Mention - Cesar Barraza
10. Honorable Mention - Carmen Navar
11. Honorable Mention - Jean Holzenthaler
12. Honorable Mention - Shalyly Martinez
On the Menu Sponsor Awards:
1. Anson 11 : Ruben Archuletta & Family
2. Kona Grill : Rachel Murphree
3. Tabla : Patricia Baca
4. Corralito Steakhouse : John W. MacKenzie
5. Landry’s Seafood : Dorian Clouser
6. L & J Café : Ramiro Ordonez
7. L & J Café : Teresa Fernandez
8. Chuy’s : Julie Caffe Cruz
9. Chuy’s : Reggie Watterson
10. Chuy’s : Venessa Sargredo
11. Twin Peaks : Kirsten Jedamczik
12. Bricktown Tap Hose and Kitchen : Kurt Van Wagner
13. The Pizza Joint : Angel Ortiz
14. Macs Place : Allen Sheffield


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EPCC Scholarship Show.  March 2018.  

See more photos from the show and the opening at our Facebook page

Sponsored by The Huthsteiner Fine Arts Trust. 

Congrats to the WINNERS at the con.FIGURE.ation.four.2018
Award Show & Sale

con.FIGURE.ation.four.2018 was judged by artist Bassel Wolfe, long time El Paso artist. Thank You to all who entered!

1. Best in Show: Ramiro Ordonez
2. First Place: Mario Ulloa
3. Second Place: Diana Dieguez-Enriquez
4. Third Place: Ramiro Ordonez
5. The Chuck Close Award for Portraiture: Darrell McGahhey
6. The Annie Liebovitz Award for Photography: Kurt Van Wagner
7. Judges Award: John W. MacKenzie
8. Judges Award: Mark Yerrington
9. Judges Award: Patrick Jay Romo
10. Honorable Mention: Victor Camacho
11. Honorable Mention: Felix Arenas

PUSH PIN AWARDS Judged By Nacho L. Garcia Jr.
12. Push Pin Award for Life Drawing: Rene B. Sanders
13. Honorable Mention: C. Manny Guerra
14 Honorable Mention: Estelle Goldman

3D Award was judged by sculptor Ho Baron
15. 3D Figure Award: Krystyna Robbins

Read all about the opening and see photos at our FB page

ARTS INTERNATIONAL 2017 celebrated its 50th year as bringing the best of the best in creativity, style and technique to a region filled with art enthusiasts and collectors. Impressive with its large galleries, the IMA is a grand, desirable venue for art and artists to display their work, not to mention, a boon for any artists CV. View Newspaper articles through our history here and here! 

Arts International 2017 Winners!  See photos of their art at this Arts International facebook post:

  • Best of Show: Paul DuMond

  • 1st Place: Gerardo Chavez

  • 2nd Place: Patt Robles

  • 3rd Place: Ramiro Ordonez

  • Eugene Thurston Memorial: Renee Mullis

  • Lelaroy Williams Memorial: Johnnie Gubanski

  • Woman's Club of El Paso: Danny Jimenez

  • El Paso Scene Honorable Mention: Danny Jimenez

  • El Paso Scene Cover Award: Joey Avalos

  • Catherine Kistenmacher Memorial: Dorian Clouser

  • Sanford C. Cox Jr. Memorial: Kathryn Johnson

  • Alfred Blumenthal Memorial: Danny Jimenez

  • Huthsteiner Fine Arts Trust: Marina Savitsky

  • Flo Estes Navar Memorial: Julie Caffee Cruz

  • Gary Boggs Memorial: Christopher Garcia

  • Zanelli Family Foundation: Raul Dorn

  • Robert Dozal Fine Art: Hannah Luse

  • Honorable Mention: Raul Dorn

  • Honorable Mention: Kristal Rivera Pena

  • Honorable Mention: Hector Castillo

  • Honorable Mention: Christa Stevens

  • Judge's Award: Paul DuMond

  • Judge's Award: Jesse Burgos

  • Judge's Award Figure: Mario Ulloa

  • Judge's Award Drawing: Winfrey Hearst

  • Judge's Award Nature: Sandra Martin

  • Judge's Award Abstract: Andrew Drewes

Locally known and nationally renowned artist Lubya Titovets judged the accepted artworks that include the top ranking 142 pieces from 68 artists.  


  • Best in Show -- Rami Scully – Hueco Tanks III

  • Best Water Media – Ramiro Ordonez – All that JAZZ!

  • Best Pastel – Bob Adams – High Mountain

  • Best Plein Air – Winfrey Hearst – Holy Cross Court Yard

  • Judges Award – Beverly Messer – Stormy Weather

  • Judges Award – Robert Dozal - Upheaval

  • Honorable Mention – Andrea Rio – Corner of Barcelona

  • Honorable Mention Cesar Barraza – Spanish Countryside

  • Judged by New Mexico artist Nancy FROST BEGIN

  • Check out her amazing work at

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My America! 2017  See more show photos at our Facebook page album.

6 x 2 d-Luxe: Member exhibit 2017.  
Andrea Boccacino, Candy Mayer, Allen Sheffield, Maria Socorro Muñoz, Reggie Watterson, and Mark Yerrington.  

Colors of the WILD: ROAR! 2017

CON.FIGURE.ATION.THREE.2017 winners.   see Show photos and photos from the opening. 

Arts International Winners  2016 --  Judged by Gaspar Enriquez

Best in Show Robert Dozal – Megann at Monarch.  1st Place Robert Dozal – Dance at Rio Bosque.  2nd Place John Armbruster – Asimir.  3rd Place K. Keith Kochenour lll – Returning to Merlin’s Castle.   Lelaroy Williams Memorial Award - Julie Caffeé-Cruz - Beauty in Balance.  Eugene Thurston Memorial Award for the Southwest Landscape   David Fickett -- La Mesa.  Alfred Blumenthal Memorial Award Wanda Richardson – Sand Sea & Skies.  Catherine Kistenmacher Award Ricardo Ordonez - Nopales. Huthsteiner Fine Arts Trust Award Estelle Goldman - Shirley. The El Paso Woman’s Club Centennial Award Penny Simpson – Apple Pie.  El Paso Scene Cover Award  Ricardo Ordonez - Nopales. Gary Boggs Memorial Award  Maximos - Catrina. Judges Award Patricia Stockmeyer – The Rio Grande. Judges Award  Paul DuMond – Refining Area at Sunrise. Honorable Mention Frank Valdez    Mother + Brother.  Honorable Mention Leticia Luevanos Undulating #8

IEOTC 2016. International Eye of the Camera

Good Company Members & Invited Artists August 2016. See  show photos.

Good Company Members & Invited Artists August 2016. See show photos.

My America 2016. See  Show Photos

My America 2016. See Show Photos

Various Visions Member Exhibit. 2016. See  Show Photos

Various Visions Member Exhibit. 2016. See Show Photos

Summer Stir member exhibit 2015 See  Show Photos

Summer Stir member exhibit 2015 See Show Photos

YISD Scholarship Exhibit 2017

"A Day in Paradise" Members exhibit 2016. Artists: Don Beene, Sandy Lenderman, Darrell McGahhey, Nasario Olvera, Richard Parra & Wanda Richardson.  

Colors of Song 2016. See  Show Photos  and more  Show Photos

Colors of Song 2016. See Show Photos and more Show Photos

Seeing with the Mind's Eye EPISD High School Scholarship Exhibit 2016. See  Show Photos.

Seeing with the Mind's Eye EPISD High School Scholarship Exhibit 2016. See Show Photos.

International Eye of the Camera 2015. See  Show Photos

International Eye of the Camera 2015. See Show Photos

Colors of Spring 2015 See  Show Photos

Colors of Spring 2015 See Show Photos

Con.FIGURE.ation 2015. See  Show Photos

Con.FIGURE.ation 2015. See Show Photos

Clint ISD student scholarship show March 2015. See  Show Photos  and more  Show Photos

Clint ISD student scholarship show March 2015. See Show Photos and more Show Photos

Con.FIGURE.artion 2016 See  Show Photos  and  more photos

Con.FIGURE.artion 2016 See Show Photos and more photos

Western Impressions 2015. See Show Photos

Western Impressions 2015. See Show Photos