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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Dancin' for a Cause

Blues Winter Charity Ball

Live music from Joe Daddy and Hoodoo Jeff, delicious food and photo booth to raise money for the Roadrunner Food Bank of New Mexico.
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Courtesy of the artist

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Rocking it all Folk-style

Midwinter Ballads

Scott and Johanna Hongell-Darsee present an all new program of ballads and stories of winter, light and darkness.
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The Ghost of Christmas Presents

Holiday Toy Drive and Craft Workshop

Make laser cut reindeer, 3D printed ornaments, screen printed ugly sweaters, and more. Reservation recommended. Donate an unwapped gifts.
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Courtesy of the artist

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Navidad del Sur

Mariachi Christmas

University of Texas Rio Grande Valley’s acclaimed Ballet Folklorico dancers and Mariachi Aztlan bring Mexican Christmas traditions to the stage.
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