alibi online
Free Will AstrologyAlibi's Personals
 
 V.14 No.50 | December 15 - 21, 2005 

Culture Shock

Hallelujah! Hallelujah!—Under the direction of Guillermo Figueroa, the New Mexico Symphony Orchestra and Chorus whips up a complete rendition of Handel's holiday classic, The Messiah, for two performances at UNM's Popejoy Hall on Friday, Dec. 16, at 8 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 17, at 6 p.m., and one at the National Hispanic Cultural Center on Sunday, Dec. 18, at 2 p.m. Experience the story of Jesus in all its operatic splendor. Tickets range from $10 to $57. They're available online at nmso.org, by calling (505) 881-8999 or in-person at the Symphony Store (4407 Menaul NE).

"Week 27, Ten Years" by Kara McGee is one of the pieces in   The Semanas Project  , currently showing at the Harwood Art Center.
"Week 27, Ten Years" by Kara McGee is one of the pieces in The Semanas Project , currently showing at the Harwood Art Center.

All Year Round—While in Seattle, Lauri Dickinson and Cindy Blackstone visited an exhibit made up of work from two artists who had made one piece of art per week for the course of a year. The show inspired the duo to create The Semanas Project, in which they sent out an invitation to women around the country and abroad to create a single small autobiographical artwork per week during 2004. The result is an exhibit currently on display at the Harwood Art Center (1114 Seventh Street NW) featuring the work of 14 women artists. In some cases, all 52 pieces from a single artist are on display. In others, only a selection from the year's worth of work is included. A reception for The Semanas Project: 52 Weeks in 2004 will occur on Friday, Dec. 16, from 5 to 8:30 p.m. The exhibit runs through Dec. 21. For more information, call 242-6367.

Swingin' Poetry—The Mark Weber Poetry Band makes an appearance at the Outpost Performance Space (210 Yale SE) this Thursday, Dec. 15, at 7:30 p.m. Weber will read from his latest book of poems while accompanied by a back-up band of jazz improvisers including Richard Tabnik, Bill Payne, Michael Vlatkovich and William Roper. $15 general, $10 Outpost members. Tickets are available by calling 268-0044 or by going to www.outpostspace.org.

Today's Events

Miniatures & More 2014 Grand Opening & Sale at Albuquerque Museum of Art and History

Featuring works by Timur Akhriev, Charles Aldrich, Stephen Datz and more, as well as a host bar and hors d'oeuvres.

Mysterious New Mexico: Miracles, Magic, and Monsters in the Land of Enchantment at Barnes & Noble, Uptown

Tablao Flamenco at Casa Flamenca

More Recommented Events ››
Join our mailing list for exclusive info, the week's events and free stuff!
 

  • Select sidebar boxes to add below. You can also click and drag to rearrange the boxes; close using the little X icons on each box. To re-add a box you closed, return to this menu.
  • Because you are not logged in, any changes you make to these boxes will vanish as soon as you click to another page. If you log in, the boxes will stick.
  • alibi.com
  • Latest Posts
  • Web Exclusives
  • Recent Rocksquawk Discussions
  • Recent Classifieds
  • Latest User Posts
  • Most Active Users
  • Most Active Stories
  • Calendar Comments
  • Upcoming Alibi Picks
  • Albuquerque
  • Duke City Fix
  • Albuquerque Beer Scene
  • What's Wrong With This Picture?
  • Reddit Albuquerque
  • ABQ Journal Metro
  • ABQrising
  • ABQ Journal Latest News
  • Del.icio.us Albuquerque
  • NM and the West
  • New Mexico FBIHOP
  • Democracy for New Mexico
  • Only in New Mexico
  • Mario Burgos
  • Democracy for New Mexico
  • High Country News
  • El Grito
  • NM Politics with Joe Monahan
  • Stephen W. Terrell's Web Log
  • The Net Is Vast and Infinite
  • Slashdot
  • Freedom to Tinker
  • Is there a feed that should be on this list? Tell us about it.
    1/2 Marathon/10k Training
    1/2 Marathon/10k Training10.26.2014