Outriders: Legacy of the Black Cowboy

Harwood Museum of Art 238 Ledoux Street, Taos, NM

Outriders: Legacy of the Black Cowboy is an exercise in unearthing images of the drovers, fiddlers, cowpunchers, cattle rustlers, cooks, singers, bulldogers, and bronc busters with African heritage in the American South. This exhibition will balance historical narratives and archival photographs depicting life and work of the cattle drivers from the years immediately before the […]

William Herbert “Buck” Dunton: A Mainer Goes West

Harwood Museum of Art 238 Ledoux Street, Taos, NM

William Herbert “Buck” Dunton: A Mainer Goes West celebrates the legacy of the Taos Society of Artists’ (TSA) resident “cowboy painter.” Founded in 1915, the TSA also included Oscar E. Berninghaus, E.L. Blumenschein, E. Irving Couse, Bert Geer Phillips, and Joseph Henry Sharp. Outfitted in a ten-gallon hat, cowboy boots, and chaps, Maine native Dunton […]

Outriders: Legacy of the Black Cowboy Film Series

Harwood Museum of Art 238 Ledoux Street, Taos, NM

Join Harwood Museum and Taos Center for the Arts for a cinematic exploration of the Black cowboy inspired by the exhibition Outriders Legacy of the Black Cowboy currently on view at the Harwood. From documentaries to vintage Westerns and major studio releases, this diverse line-up of films features fictional and true stories of Black resistance, […]