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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Freedom, Not Fear

No Borders: Social Struggles Across the USA

Engaging social and political interviews with organizations, individuals and musicians who share their histories regarding the social struggles in their cities.
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Baile Para Siempre

Latin Dance Festival

A city-wide dance festival highlighting Latin and Hispanic cultures from around the world.
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Laugh It Off, Soldier

Bobby Lee

A breakout star of Mad TV comedian and ping-pong enthusiast Bobby Lee performs live.
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Do Your Own Viewing

D.I.Y. P.I. Opening Reception

As artist Jessamyn Lovell pursues her private investigator’s license, she uses photography and performance to draw attention to social and cultural power dynamics. Runs through 9/30.
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