Alibi V.21 No.46 • Nov 15-21, 2012
Gift Guide Whether you love a good Tweet or don’t believe life can be reduced to a series of status updates, social media provides invaluable holiday gift-finding information. Hit the streets of Albuquerque and support local businesses. Here are some of our favorite presents on shelves in the 505 this year.
Feature Our favorite Burque vendors on the cottage-industry supersite—just in time for the holidays.
Avoid the crush of crowds at mega-chain outlets vying for your dollar. Find one-of-a-kind presents and support our local makers at these holiday fairs. Art Art and Oppression Opening Reception Monday, Aug 21: 8am-5pm Santa Fe University of Art and Design
Curated photographs record victims of civil war in Sri Lanka, Guatemalan refugees in Mexico, uranium mining in western N.M., as well as the suppression of women, police violence and surveillance. Runs through 9/15.
Art Horse People Monday, Aug 21: 9am-6pm Sorrel Sky Gallery
Internationally and nationally acclaimed Crow artist, Kevin Red Star showcases art encapsulating the essence of his culture, providing the viewer with a visual history. Runs through 8/31.
Art My World and Welcome To It Monday, Aug 21: 9:30am-5:30pm Mark White Fine Art
Mark White manifests both gently abstracted and wholly truthful visions of nature, in which recognizable entities recede or dissolve into bewitching color. Runs through 8/25.
Art Lines of Thought Monday, Aug 21: 10am-5pm New Mexico Museum of Art
See how artists have used drawing to record and provoke thought, from the 15 century to today. Featuring work from Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Paul Cézanne, Pablo Picasso and many more. Runs through 9/27.
Art A Tale Begun in Other Days Monday, Aug 21: Noon-3pm Photo-Eye Gallery
Maggie Taylor constructs photomontages to create a dreamlike world inhabited by everyday objects. Runs through 9/9.
Wellness Salsa Level One Monday, Aug 21: 8:30-9:30pm Hiland Dance Studio
Build on the fundamentals of salsa dancing by reinforcing the basic steps, essential footwork, turning and spin techniques, as well as leading and following methods.