Mystery Ranch 2019 Artists in Residence
Ceramic sculptor Lupe Aguirre is digging native clay for a site specific figurative sculpture to be installed in a natural niche in Hidden Canyon on the property. Lupe will be pit firing the work with botanicals harvested from the ranch.
Blacksmith, fabricator and conceptual artist, Joy Fire is developing a series of sculptural installation work based on classic fantasy stories, utilizing the diverse environments of the Mojave desert landscape.
Photographer and educator Rene West is using the ranch as a base to explore the desert and urban landscapes of Southern Nevada for her long term project, City Walls. She is also leading our first Pinhole Camera Day workshop.