Retreats, Artist Retreats, Artist Residencies

Elephant Butte Lake Artist Retreat (EBLAR)
77 Engle Star Route
P.O. Box 1040
Elephant Butte, New Mexico 87935
575-744-5567 or
Elephant Butte Dam at Dusk

This retreat is held annually in January and February at the Dam Site Historic District. Artists are provided private lodging in a historic casita within walking distance of Elephant Butte Lake. Prices include lodging, linens and towels, and cleaning services. See the website for more information.

UPPGR: Unique Photography-Print-Gallery Retreats
Truth or Consequences, Elephant Butte, and beyond
Headquarters: Photoart Imaging, 415 N. Date, T or C
novice photographer with high-end camera

Next retreat: August 8-12, 2018.
Nearly any kind of photographic equipment will do, from smartphone to high-end digital cameras. Receive one-on-one and group coaching each day, critiques of your work, and access to world-class printing on a range of media. Show your favorite print in a gallery (Rio Bravo Gallery) show during Art Hop! And do all this in one of the most beautiful places on earth, where the air and water are clean, and the light is magical! Bring your own laptop computer, photo editing software (Photoshop, Lightroom, Corel Photo, Paint, a USB thumb drive, and/or cable to transfer files from camera to computer. See the website for more information and to register.