Alibi V.21 No.22 • May 31-June 6, 2012
Feature Best Western The artistic history and impending comeback of the De Anza Motor Lodge The De Anza Motor Lodge was once a lively outpost of the golden age of Route 66. Now, thanks to neighbors, the city and some rare works of Zuni art, the Upper Nob Hill motel is about to be salvaged.
Eric Williams ericwphoto.com Feature A Ford in the Rio Grande El Vado Auto Court’s uncertain but promising future Amid the Spanish Pueblo revival architectural accents and painted figures from Native American mythology that adorn El Vado Auto Court’s peeling walls, a banner announces “The purest Route 66 motel surviving! 70 years of continuous hospitality!” It’s a sad irony for a business that has been shuttered since 2005 and whose ultimate fate remains in limbo. 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.
Kids Stories in the Sky: Colors Wednesday, Feb 21: 9:30am-10:15pm Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum
Stories, songs, movement and crafts involving colors for childen up to age six.
Art Love Is… Wednesday, Feb 21: 11am-6pm Ghostwolf Gallery
Artists explore the concept of love. Runs through 2/28.
Art Follow the Line Wednesday, Feb 21: 11am-4pm Richard Levy Gallery
Wall sculptures and works on paper based on Amidakuji, a Japanese game of chance from Emi Ozawa. Runs through 3/2.
Words Writing Wednesday Wednesday, Feb 21: 2pm Tractor Brewing Taproom
Meet and discuss projects with other local writers and receive feedback.
Wellness The Heartbeat of the Drum Wednesday, Feb 21: 5:30-7pm Vessel Health
A drum circle honoring the sacred heartbeat of life. Drums are provided, but feel free to bring your own.
Song & Dance STOMP Wednesday, Feb 21: 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.
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