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Books Where Is Edward Abbey? The search for an environmental hero's final resting place Author Sean Prentiss discusses his haunting new memoir about searching for the secret grave of Edward Abbey.
Alibi Picks Never Grow Up: Cool Kids Never Die opening reception
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.
Kids Art Classes Tuesday, Feb 20: 10am-3pm Albuquerque Museum of Art and History
Kids 4 to 15 learn the basic artistic skills and ideas from accomplished local artists.
Art No Idle Hands: The Myths and Meanings of Tramp Art Tuesday, Feb 20: 10am-5pm Museum of International Folk Art
Enjoy the first large-scale museum exhibition dedicated to tramp art since 1975. More than 150 examples of tramp art, concentrating on works from the United States, with additional international examples.
Song & Dance STOMP Tuesday, Feb 20: 7:30pm Popejoy Hall
The troupe uses everything but conventional percussion instruments like matchboxes, wooden poles, brooms, garbage cans, Zippo lighters and hubcaps to fill the stage with magnificent rhythms.
Art Making Africa Wednesday, Feb 21: 9am-5pm Albuquerque Museum of Art and History
Browse the work over 100 artists and designers working in cities throughout Africa. Runs through 5/6.
• Salsa Dance Party!!! 2.24.2018