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 Jul 16 - 22, 2009 
Ernest Doty’s “Captor and Creator”

Gallery Box

CiRQ Art Gallery and Boutique

CiRQ Gallery took over the former Sol Arts building at 712 Central SE and opened its doors in February 2009. "We're trying to show contemporary artists, often with edgy themes and ways of presentation," says gallery co-founder David Hampton. "We're looking for new blood, to introduce newer artists to the scene and bring Albuquerque alternatives to the typically Southwestern style, landscape art." The result is a gallery representing Albuquerque art with a distinctly urban streak.

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CiRQ Gallery is located at 712 Central SE and is open Tuesday through Saturday from noon to 6 p.m. For more, call 242-3970 or go to cirqgallery.com.

Culture Shock

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Not Summer Lovin’

July is hot; unbearably, blisteringly hot. Though I'm a New Mexico native, I'm not made to endure this kind of heat. Composed entirely of recessive genes, my body and mind are breaking under this thermal assault. And don't even get me started about sunshine. Some people get depressed by rainy weather; I get depressed by heat and sun. In order to counter the effects of this potentially debilitating season, this week's Culture Shock is focused on me and things I like. Once someone out there can arrange for it to be overcast and 72 degrees, I'll think about you. For now, it's too hot to be considerate.

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A veritable crafting sampler from the Enchanted Artists and Crafters of New Mexico

Art News

It’s Not a Dream

Crafters congregate for the Midsummer’s Craft Crawl

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Angelica Schaaf and Tara Mendoza founded the Enchanted Artists and Crafters of New Mexico just four months ago, and already they've got big plans.

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Mark Chavez and Shenoah Allen take a pregnant pause.
Nolan Rudi

Arts Interview

The Pajama Men Knocked Each Other Up

And gave birth to hilarity

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Albuquerque's homegrown comedy superduo The Pajama Men, along with musician Luminous Craft, recently returned from a six (or so) month tour of the U.S., Europe and Australia, where they slew audiences with their particular blend of physical and surrealist humor. They won a ton of awards and shamed the comedy world with their clear superiority and impeccable hygiene. Shenoah Allen and Mark Chavez left their jammies at home to meet the Alibi for a vegetarian brunch and interview.

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Boom Boom Clap

STOMP

By Valerie Serna
The troupe uses everything but conventional percussion instruments like matchboxes, wooden poles, brooms, garbage cans, Zippo lighters and hubcaps to fill the stage with magnificent rhythms.
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courtesy of the Tuna and the RockCats Facebook page

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Cats Rock Out With a Cock Out

The Amazing AcroCATS

By Mayo Lua de Frenchie
Check out the only all-cat band in the world, now featuring Cluck Norris the chicken.
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Gunning for a Good Time

Bonnie and Clyde: A New Musical

By Joshua Lee
An exciting and mischievous new experience on the classic rebel love story.
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