Alibi V.20 No.7 • Feb 17-23, 2011 
"Juárez,"   papel picado   by Kai Margarida-Ramírez de Arellano

Culture Shock

Does your family shout “Damn you, paparazzo!” every time you enter the room? Do you see the beauty in telephone lines crisscrossing the Albuquerque sky? ... If so, you should enter the eighth annual Alibi Photo Contest.
"Juárez,"   papel picado   by Kai Margarida-Ramírez de Arellano
courtesy of 516 ARTS

Interview

Paper Cuts

Former Albuquerquean mixes the old with the new

Kai Margarida-Ramírez de Arellano was born in Puerto Rico but spent most of her formative years in New Mexico. Her art, in part, explores the clash between the two cultures, as well as family history and sexual politics.

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"Badius Botanicals: Bracero," giclée print by Amalia Mesa-Bains
courtesy of 516 ARTS

Photo Essay

Latino/a Visual Imaginary: Intersection of Word & Image

Works from the 516 Arts exhibition

Works from the 516 Arts exhibition.

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Let’s Mess with Texas

Greater Tuna

Brennan Foster and Shawn Boyd play over 20 of Tuna, Texas', eccentric inhabitants from gun-clubbers to church ladies.
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Sharing Refuge

PhotoVoice

Refugee students discuss and showcase their personal histories through photography.
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April Hartford

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Holding Moments Still

Transgender: One Person’s Journey Opening Reception

Photographer April Hartford leads viewers into an immersive exploration of gender dissonance and transition portraying the inner psychological journey as much as the outer one. Runs through 10/7.
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Courtesy of the artist

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Major Mass

Quintessence 5th Annual Choral Festival Concert

A chorus of 100 and a professional orchestra perform Ludwig van Beethoven's Mass in C Major under the direction of Quintessence artistic director, Matthew Greer.
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