Las Vegas, New Mexico, artists from the left Meredith Britt, Nacho Jaramillo, and Kimberly Reed-Deemer talk at the opening reception for the Fifth Invitational New Mexico Painters Exhibition at Highlands Sept. 9. Jaramillo’s paintings are at the right. The exhibition continues through Sept. 28 in the Kennedy Alumni Hall, 905 University Ave. It is open Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. The exhibition travels to the Santa Fe County Administration Building at 102 Grant Ave. with an opening reception Oct. 14 from 5 – 7 p.m. The Santa Fe exhibition continues through Nov. 8.