Alibi V.18 No.18 • April 30-May 6, 2009 ››
Bright Rain Gallery calls Old Town its home, but the gallery owners' mission is to infuse the area's tradition with edgy and interesting beauty from local artists. Married couple Travis and Molly Black opened Bright Rain Gallery in November 2007, and the space features contemporary, Southwestern and Modern Art.
May Day, May Day
Erect those maypoles, kids; it's May Day! For the Celts (shout-out to my forebears), it was the occasion of Beltane, the beginning of summer. One ritual involved the passing around of Beltane cakes, one piece of which would be blackened. The recipient of this unlucky piece would be mock executed. Kind of like waterboarding.
When Modern Was Contemporary: Selections from the Roy R. Neuberger Collection
Tracy Fitzpatrick discusses the extensive art collection of financier Roy R. Neuberger.