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Art and Jewelry!

I purchased a lovely necklace and would have loved to have bought a painting, but it was too large... read more

Reviewed April 16, 2018
Lavonia, Georgia
Far From Typical New Mexican Art

Obscura is a good name. Full of strange and interesting art. Far from the typical art galleries... read more

Reviewed March 24, 2018
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Reviewed April 16, 2018

I purchased a lovely necklace and would have loved to have bought a painting, but it was too large for for the flight. Next time I'll drive!

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Reviewed March 24, 2018

Obscura is a good name. Full of strange and interesting art. Far from the typical art galleries, it is worth a visit to widen your horizons!

Thank Katharine M
Reviewed March 24, 2018

Yes, the Art Obscura Gallery is quirky! Yes, they showcase local artists in their two floors of gallery space. Yes, they always have something that evokes emotion or a memory if you hunt around in there enough. But, wait! They also host Poetry Slams every...More

Thank Milonguero23
Reviewed March 4, 2017

I stopped in to check out Art Obscura during a brief trip to Las Cruces. I spent nearly an hour admiring their small gallery of works by local artists. In the adjoining room there is a number of gifts and vintage items for sale. The...More

Thank Jason C
Reviewed November 14, 2016

Sort of out of the way, maybe just not my taste- I was hoping to see more local art and antiques. Felt like college art really funky- maybe interesting to look at but not something I'd hang on the wall. Not many antiques at all.

Thank Margaret D
Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

Eclectic mix of art and collectables! Stopped in to check the place out and found tons of cool stuff from original artwork, handmade jewelry, tshirts, antique toys and collectables! I will continue to be a customer, you should stop by and check the place out!

Thank Leslie B
Reviewed November 11, 2016

This place wasn't what I expected, being smaller than anticipated & more a showcase for local & emerging artists than a gallery or "art shop" in the usual sense. Not a place for high-end art, certainly, but I love that they give locals a place...More

Thank JamaisVu
Reviewed June 2, 2016

So many interesting things/art to explore packed into a small place. Some of the best stuff is upstairs, "hidden" away in a tiny room. Take your time with this one, folks.

1  Thank Dr_Nancy53
Reviewed May 21, 2016

I like the big painting on the outside of the building. A child with a wagon. The art is a little over the top for me but it is interesting. You never know what is on display.

Thank duepplestrasse5-7
Reviewed December 21, 2015

Art Obscura is a funky and unique place that has something for everyone. Artists and travelers alike will find something they enjoy here!

1  Thank BarnyardMagnolia
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