Alibi V.22 No.8 • Feb 21-27, 2013
Feature Gold Diggers of 2013 Alibi ’s film editor analyzes the top five Oscar races By the time the local news rolls around this coming Sunday night, we’ll know who the big winners are at this year’s Academy Awards. Until then, it’s just one big guessing game. But it’s a game a lot of people like to engage in. Who deserves to win? Who deserves to lose? Who got snubbed? Let’s break down the “Big Five” categories and see what the races hold. Art Edge Effect Thursday, Jan 18: 9am-5pm Albuquerque Open Space Visitor Center
Twelve artists show 2d work, pottery, hanging sculpture and book arts.
Art Resolve, Evolve Thursday, Jan 18: 11am-6pm Ghostwolf Gallery
Artists present a group show centered around renewal, forward movement, personal evolution and transcendence. Runs through 1/31.
Art Follow the Line Thursday, Jan 18: 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.
Art Pre-existing Conditions Thursday, Jan 18: Noon-5pm Sanitary Tortilla Factory
Collaborative pieces made from the trash of various illegal dump sites around Albuquerque from artists Cecilia McKinnon and Lance McGoldrick. Runs through 1/19.
Words Art and Social Commentary Thursday, Jan 18: 5-8:30pm Albuquerque Museum of Art and History
A panel discussion on social commentary in art moderated by curator of art, Andrew Connors and including artists Jami Porter Lara, and Bob Haozous.
Film Along for the Ride Thursday, Jan 18: 5:15-8pm KiMo Theatre
Explore the highs, lows and the phoenix-like ascension of iconic Hollywood maverick Dennis Hopper.
Film Bless Me, Ultima (PG-13) Thursday, Jan 18: 7pm National Hispanic Cultural Center
The screen adaptation of Rudolfo Anaya’s iconic work, set in the '40s in rural N.M., that follows a young boy and the mysterious healer who opens his eyes to the wonders of the spiritual realm.
Stage Doublewide, Texas Friday, Jan 19: 7:30pm Adobe Theater
A hilarious, fast-paced comedy, where residents of one of the smallest trailer parks in Texas are thrown for a loop when they realize the nearby town of Tugaloo is determined to annex them.
Courtesy of the artist Song & Dance Pilobolus Friday, Jan 19: 8pm Popejoy Hall
Highly-acclaimed modern dance troupe performs unique dance style that explores creativity, human connection and signature lifts and contortions.