Alibi V.23 No.15 • April 10-16, 2014
La Jicarita Is There Justice For James Boyd? What explains the relentless history of police violence in Albuquerque? There are no simple answers to that question. But we may begin to seek an answer in the hard life and violent death of James Boyd. Art No Idle Hands: The Myths and Meanings of Tramp Art Tuesday, Nov 21: 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.
Kids Pop Art Portraiture Tuesday, Nov 21: 3:30-5:30pm Main Library
Teens use vibrant color and creative techniques to create unique portraits influenced by the style of famous pop artist Roy Lichtenstein.
Art Color, Shape and Texture Tuesday, Nov 21: 5-8pm Gallery ABQ
Pottery and clay masks by Marlies Diels and fiber art by Char Punke. Runs through 11/27.
Words A Lot Like Christmas Tuesday, Nov 21: 5:30-7pm Page One Bookstore
Connie Willis, one the most decorated science-fiction author alive today, talks about and signs her new collection of holiday-oriented stories.
Art Querencia: Rituals of the Río Arriba Wednesday, Nov 22: 9am-4pm New Mexico Humanities Council
Award-winning documentary filmmaker and fine-art photographer Miguel Gandert shows his work highlighting his mestizaje heritage, and the fusion and tension of the relationship between Spanish Colonial and Native Cultures of the Americas. Runs through 12/29.