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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.
Cold Case, Hot Title: ABQ-themed mystery from Dennis Herrick
A Brother's Cold Case
By Lisa Barrow [ Wed Jan 14 2015 1:15 PM ]
UNM journalist Dennis Herrick discusses and signs his latest mystery, a novel set in ABQ.
Jaipur by Leon Yaakov CC
The Wonders of India: Art & Architecture
By Lisa Barrow [ Fri Jan 9 2015 6:15 PM ]
Dr. Ned O'Malia, a professor at UNM's Honors College, gives a talk about India's rich history of art and architecture, followed by a Q&A.
Slake Your Thirst for First (Friday)
Fresh Perspectives opening reception and more
By Lisa Barrow [ Thu Jan 1 2015 1:20 PM ]
The first First Friday of 2015 offers great artwork in Old Town, Hoffmantown, Uptown and all around town.
Dying to Know: Ram Dass & Timothy Leary
A total trip in Santa Fe
By Lisa Barrow [ Fri Dec 26 2014 6:51 PM ]
Special showing of documentary directed by Gay Dillingham and narrated by Robert Redford, with preceding reception at 6pm and post-screening conversation with the filmmakers.
To View a Life's Wreckage: Morang and Friends Opening Reception
By Lisa Barrow [ Thu Dec 11 2014 1:05 PM ]
Artwork and artifacts by Alfred Morang, "Santa Fe's Toulouse Lautrec." Runs through 12/26.
Anarkomedy at Low Spirits
Featuring comedians Kevin Kennedy, Eddie Stephens, Keith Breckenridge, Brynn Moody and more.
Altan • Irish, folk at KiMo Theatre
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