Celebrating 2024 in Art 

All of our guest artists are lined up, we are continuing a monthly artist forum, called Creative Coffee on second Mondays of each month.   Pull out your calendars and hold on to your hats!

Come celebrate with us, 101 years of The Shaffer Hotel and our 5th year as an art gallery.

January & February Guest Artist

 Leota Harriman

Image: “Flow”  Ink, watercolor on paper

Saturday, December 2, 4-7pm

Still showing through February of 2024!

A woman of contrasts in her art, Leota, explorers, opposites of light and dark, line and circle, organic and inorganic, and matte to lustrous to achieve a 3-D feel in her transformative paintings.

Her paintings range from miniature to very large and will represent a premier solo opening for Ms. Harriman.



March 2, 2024 4pm to 7pm

Anne Marie Werner Smith

Women of Spirit

Polish Black Madonna

Saturday, March 2nd 4-7pm, Anne Marie Werner Smith, a sculpture artist is celebrating Women in History, along with other women artists in the gallery.


April 6, 2024

Saturday, April 6th 4-7pm Dianne Doan, a landscape artist is leaving NM and is having a Farewell Show and sale lasting until May 11. 


Ship Rock

May 11, 2024

Mountainair Art Studios and Galleries Tour and Final Day of Dianne Doan’s Farewell.



June 1, 2024

Saturday, June 1st, 4-7pm, La Galeria will present Pictures of Life and Recollection, a premier solo show by our guest artist, p.locascio of Punta de X Workspace.

‘Neustadt [1986]

 October 19, 2024

Saturday, October 19th –4-7pm, Ken Davy, landscape artist, who lives in Carrizozo, NM, will be exhibiting his work through the end of 2024.


Cliff Hanger


Chiricahua Sunset