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“The Garden of Earthly Delights” c. 1500-1505. Oil on panel by Hieronymus Bosch. (Courtesy Museo Nacional del Prado)

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The Prado in Las Cruces An exhibit of masterpieces visits New Mexico

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he City of Las Cruces is bringing a traveling exhibition from the Museo Nacional del Prado on Friday, Sept. 7, with the collaboration of the American Friends of the Prado Museum and the New Mexico Multi-Cultural Foundation to downtown Las Cruces. “The Prado in Las Cruces” is a free exhibit that will open at the Art Ramble; it will be on display at Plaza Place next to the Plaza de Las Cruces in downtown through Nov. 28. A ribbon cutting ceremony will take place at 6:30 p.m. at the Plaza stage to commemorate the partnership between the Prado Museum, the City of Las Cruces, the American Friends of the Prado Museum, and the New Mexico Multi-Cultural Foundation. The ceremony will also feature a performance by flamenco dancers. The Las Cruces Museums will be providing free weekly 30 to 45-minute tours on Tuesday mornings at 10:30 a.m., and on Saturday afternoons at 2 p.m. The tours will meet at the exhibit on Plaza Place. The theme of the tours will change but may include: Religion, Works of the Spanish Masters, Portraiture,

“The Parasol,” 1777. Oil on canvas by Francisco de Goya (17461828). (Courtesy Museo Nacional del Prado)

Landscapes/Still Life, The Human Form, Mythology, and Royalty. Additional themes may be added later. Those interested in becoming docents with the Museums are encouraged to contact the Las Cruces Museums at 575-541-2137 for more information. The Las Cruces Museums will also be hosting an Educational summit on Sept. 29. For more information please contact the

Museum of Art Curator of Education, Bryan Lee at 575/5412217, or by email at blee@ las-cruces.org. Museo Nacional del Prado – the Prado Museum – is one of the world’s most prestigious fine art museums and boasts one of the finest collections of European art originating from

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