Additionally, SWRMA has a mission to serve its community which includes Silver City, Grant County, Catron County, Luna County and Hidalgo County. The Museum will offer education, enjoyment and stimulation to visitors via curated exhibitions in a wide range of types and styles of visual art in four galleries. There will always be an exhibition selected from the permanent collection. There will always be a selected exhibition of art from out of the region, There will be a gallery available for exhibition by local artists or art groups, who may be selected to exhibit by submitting a proposal and images for the curator. There will always be a gallery devoted to the Ralph Johnson Collection of fine art glass. The art with in these galleries will be rotated often keeping the museum fresh and interesting, even for patrons who return often.