Alibi V.21 No.22 • May 31-June 6, 2012
Feature Best Western The artistic history and impending comeback of the De Anza Motor Lodge The De Anza Motor Lodge was once a lively outpost of the golden age of Route 66. Now, thanks to neighbors, the city and some rare works of Zuni art, the Upper Nob Hill motel is about to be salvaged.
Eric Williams ericwphoto.com Feature A Ford in the Rio Grande El Vado Auto Court’s uncertain but promising future Amid the Spanish Pueblo revival architectural accents and painted figures from Native American mythology that adorn El Vado Auto Court’s peeling walls, a banner announces “The purest Route 66 motel surviving! 70 years of continuous hospitality!” It’s a sad irony for a business that has been shuttered since 2005 and whose ultimate fate remains in limbo. Comm ABQ CiQlovia 2017 Sunday, Oct 22: 10am-3pm International District
Zumba, yoga, art, shopping, demonstration projects, live music and a variety of cultural activities.
Song & Dance Chatter Sunday Sunday, Oct 22: 10:30am-noon Las Puertas
Performances of J.S. Bach's
Partita in E Major for Solo Violin, Esa-Pekka Salonen's Lachen Verlent, John Luther Adams' Canticles of the Sky for 4 Cello Choirs featuring violinist Alexi Kenney. Words Book Fest Sunday, Oct 22: 3pm Jewish Community Center of Greater Albuquerque
Lauren Belfer discusses her book
And There After The Fire. Words Ol’ Max Evans: The First Thousand Years Sunday, Oct 22: 4-6pm KiMo Theatre
Fast paced ride through life and times of internationally renowned, best selling author Max Evans. Evans shares his stories of Hollywood, ranching, publishing houses and brawls with Sam Peckinpah.
Stage An American in Paris Sunday, Oct 22: 7:30pm Popejoy Hall
A Tony Award-winning musical about an American soldier, a mysterious French girl and indomitable European city, all yearning for a new beginning in the aftermath of war.
Art Querencia: Rituals of the Río Arriba Monday, Oct 23: 9am-4pm New Mexico Humanities Council
Award-winning documentary filmmaker and fine-art photographer Miguel Gandert shows his work highlighting his mestizaje heritage, and the fusion and tension of the relationship between Spanish Colonial and Native Cultures of the Americas. Runs through 12/29.