• Quilt show christens new Art Center

    Artesia Historical Museum and Art Center manager Nancy Dunn and employee Yvette Duarte stand in front of a quilt titled “Blooming Nine-Patch Quilt” made by…

  • New Art Center grand opening nearing

    The grand opening of the Artesia Historical Museum’s Art Center is finally nearing, and museum manager Nancy Dunn is excited to share the new facility…

  • Looking Back: Visitors tour new Yeso Elementary in 1995

    Looking back 40, 30 and 20 years ago, the following are excerpts from the Artesia Daily Press from August 23-29 40 years ago Aug. 23‐29,…

  • Images of Artesia

  • Book signing set for Friday for ‘Artesia’

      By BRIENNE GREEN Daily Press Editor After months of sifting through thousands of photos and weeks spent in front of a computer screen, Nancy Dunn and Naomi Florez were beginning to grow a bit weary of their labor of love.

  • Artesia history book to be released Dec. 5

    ARTESIA — In 2010, Artesia Historical Museum and Art Center Manager Nancy Dunn made the decision to publish a book on Artesia history and, along with the help of former museum registrar Naomi Florez, spent the spring writing and compiling photos.