Sunset Series

Light and Shadows - Sketching from Nature


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Aug 26, 2017
06:00 PM - 09:00 PM


Elena Gallegos Double Shelter Amphitheater
End of Simms Park Rd. east of Tramway Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87122


Led by local, Professional Artist Leo Neufeld:

"I didn’t choose to be an artist. I feel compelled to do this work, like I was born to paint in the tradition of the Old Masters. The Old Masters are profound in their interpretations of life, and art provides a deeper, more meaningful way for me to connect with, observe, and interpret the world. In the act of creation, I feel connected to something greater than myself. This universal feeling transcends time and space. Art is the divine line to God. Art is an expression of humankind and has been with us from the beginning of civilization. I believe this need for visual communication is part of a vital need to feel alive – to document life – and to be a part of the life around us. Art making provides a way of seeking truth. Art will always be with us. It is part of who we are." Find out more about Leo Neufeld at

Bring art materials in whatever medium you prefer.

This popular series features talks, demonstrations and shows by some of Albuquerque's best speakers, educators and performers. Stay tuned for events in the next season's Saturday Sunset Series!


Event is free with $2.00 entry fee to the park.


Bill Pentler