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Where Is Edward Abbey?
The search for an environmental hero's final resting place
By Lisa Barrow [ Fri May 15 2015 4:25 PM ]
Author Sean Prentiss discusses his haunting new memoir about searching for the secret grave of Edward Abbey.
Odd Woman In: Sara Century's one-woman musical AQUARIUM
By Lisa Barrow [ Thu May 14 2015 3:05 PM ]
AQUARIUM, written and performed by avant-garde musician Sara Century, promises to give you that funny, arty feeling.
Great Unexpectations: ArtsUnexpected descends for one day
By Lisa Barrow [ Wed Apr 22 2015 2:15 PM ]
See a variety of art installations, music performances, activities and more from over 250 participating artists from UNM's College of Fine Arts.
The Daily Word in Postcommodity, Alexander Skarsgard and BuzzFeed
By Samantha Anne Carrillo and Lisa Barrow [ Tue Apr 21 2015 3:02 PM ]
Hyperallergic hypes Southwest-based artist collective Postcommodity's exhibition at the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art in "Glimpses of a Pastoral Dystopia."
Gawker wants your BuzzFeed dirt, and they're willing to make it "worth your time."
Alexander Skarsgard is in town filming War on Everyone, but he hasn't asked me out for coffee yet. Talk about cognitive dissonance.
"Goodwill," 2013, by Jessamyn Lovell
An Eye for an Eye for Art: Dear Erin Hart
By Lisa Barrow [ Wed Apr 8 2015 1:45 PM ]
A book signing with UNM instructor and photographer Jessamyn Lovell based on the woman who stole her identity.
Sipping for Synesthetes: Steeped In Art pairs abstraction with flavor
By Lisa Barrow [ Thu Mar 19 2015 2:15 PM ]
An art and tea pairing in which different gourmet teas are matched with an artist's body of work.
Never Grow Up: Cool Kids Never Die opening reception
By Lisa Barrow [ Thu Mar 12 2015 1:15 PM ]
Work by local artists representing pop culture from 1980s and 1990s, based on nostalgic characters and Saturday morning cartoons. Artists include Jon Sanchez, Jonathan Perea (Pnut), Jeremy Montoya, Nicole Riner, Austin Zachary and Derek Smith. Part of On the Map: Unfolding Albuquerque Art + Design.
The Daily Word in selfies, Gwar and Netanyahu
By Samantha Anne Carrillo and Lisa Barrow [ Tue Mar 3 2015 2:20 PM ]
What the hell is a "selfie stick" and why is the Albuquerque Museum forbidding their use?
Where does the proverb "In like a lion, out like a lamb" come from?
Milanese artist El Gato Chimney conjures up "symbolic visions of fantasy worlds infused with alchemy, occultism and folklore."
GWAR covers Kansas for the A.V. Club, and the result is rad.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warns Congress that Obama's deal with Iran will result in the rise of a new nuclear power.
So Good It's Good: Souvenir opens
By Lisa Barrow [ Thu Feb 19 2015 2:15 PM ]
Stephen Temperley's 2005 Broadway production about an aging pianist remembering the work of Florence Foster Jenkins. Runs through 3/15.
The Daily Word in bulldozing the Bosque, movie moms and R. Crumb
By Lisa Barrow and Samantha Anne Carrillo [ Tue Feb 17 2015 4:37 PM ]
Balance out those avocados with some spicy chile. Capsaicin "appears to prevent weight gain in mice that are fed a high-fat diet."
The younger Bush can't escape the legacy of his older, poodle-painting brother.
Are insurance companies rewriting Hurricane Sandy damage reports to save money?
Avail yourself of R. Crumb's regimen for staying sane.
Twilight Tour at the Zoo at ABQ BioPark Zoo
Experience the sights and sounds of the zoo at twilight.
Relief Printing Four Day Workshop at New Grounds Print Workshop
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