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V.27 No.11 | 3/15/2018

Arts Interview

A Lit Weekend

Book your weekend at the ABQ Antiquarian Book Fair

For those of us who still thrill to turn the pages of a book or explore the faded terrain of old maps, the Albuquerque Antiquarian Book Fair—an annual exchange of antique and rare books, maps and other ephemera—is taking place once again.
V.27 No.10 | 3/8/2018
Jock Soto
Festival Ballet Albuquerque

Arts Interview

The Story of a Dance

Dance phenom Jock Soto collaborates with legendary musician

World-renowned ballet dancer and choreographer Jock Soto's work will premiere during the Festival Ballet Albuquerque's Sacred Journeys, which will not only feature the legendary Soto, but the live music of another luminary, Robert Mirabal.
V.27 No.9 | 3/1/2018
Lisa Greenberg

Arts Interview

Entering the Void

Abrepaso's latest performance articulates the spaces in between

We talk to Abrepaso Flamenco's producer and artistic director, Alice Blumenfeld, about the themes in this weekend's premiere of Vacío/Void.
V.27 No.8 | 2/22/2018
untitled Linn Meyers work
Linn Meyers

Arts Interview

Breaking the Rules

Artist Linn Meyers returns to Tamarind as March's artist in residence

We speak with Linn Meyers, a multidisciplinary artist who will begin a tenure as the artist in residence at the Tamarind Institute.

Feature Interview

Adrenaline Junkie or Attention Whore?

An interview with former Jackass, Steve-O

We all have that one friend who will do reckless stunts for a laugh, but no one can hold a candle to Steve-O and his original hold-my-beer antics. Between rescuing stray dogs and lighting himself on fire, he called in to chat with us about fame seeking, sobriety and his time in Albuquerque.
Steve Aoki
Brian Ziff

Music Interview

It Takes a Kolony

Aoki’s present is our future

We interview Steve Aoki about postmodern music and pop music’s cultural cachet.
V.27 No.6 | 2/8/2018
Anthrax
Courtesy of Anthrax

Music Interview

All Anthrax, All The Time

Scott Ian lives and breathes metal

August March laughs it up and rocks out with Scott Ian of Anthrax!
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V.27 No.4 | 1/25/2018
Travis McKenzie and his Van Buren Middle School students in their garden

Food Interview

Travis McKenzie Brings Gardens to APS

The Teacher of the Year hopes for more growth, bigger food budgets

Over the years, Travis McKenzie has worked with many nonprofit organizations to educate young people about food and farming with after school programs, summer camps and field trips, and now he teaches a gardening elective at APS' Van Buren Middle School.
Artist M. Jenea Sanchez weaving her “Border Tapestry” through the border
Rosa Sanchez

Arts Interview

Weaving Across Land and Time

M. Jenea Sanchez' “Border Tapestry” visits Sanitary Tortilla Factory

Artist M. Jenea Sanchez hails from both sides of the US-Mexico border, calling both Douglas, Ariz., and Agua Prieta, Sonora, home. Her work is a persistent inquiry into identity and fluidity.
V.27 No.3 | 1/18/2018
Three Sisters

Food Interview

Three Sisters Kitchen Builds Healthy Community

Anzia Bennett talks big plans for the kitchen and café

Anzia Bennett's Three Sisters Kitchen is an ambitious project to create a space for people to come together to cook, eat, test new recipes, develop new food businesses, teach and learn from each other.
V.27 No.2 | 1/11/2018
Manu Sandoval, Drew Mitchell and Zach Spalsbury
Eric Williams Photography

Music Interview

Future is Now

Maple Street makes music matter

The tradition of in-tune local studios continues with Maple Street Records.
barista
Eric Williams Photography

Food Interview

Little Bear Coffee Co. Now Open

NE Heights craft coffee shop has big plans

Weekly Alibi interviews people of Little Bear Coffee Co, where they strive to be a comfortable space for people who aren’t coffee nerds, but also hope to help people become coffee nerds.
V.27 No.1 | 1/4/2018
Zahra Marwan illustrates with a poetic sense of memory.
Zahra Marwan

Arts Interview

Yesterday has Blossomed

The Harwood becomes floral with the help of artist Zahra Marwan

In Zahra Marwan's illustrations, she inserts magic into everyday life through distinct line work and often a few poetic lines. Weekly Alibi gets her thoughts, processes and inspirations.
V.26 No.52 | 12/28/2017
Raven Art Center

Arts Interview

Best of Intentions

Raven Art Center hosts workshops that focus efforts in the new year

Weekly Alibi speaks with Nicole White of Raven Art Center about intention-setting in art and life.
V.26 No.51 | 12/21/2017
Scott Severance
PerSeverance Productions

Arts Interview

A Stake of Holly Through the Heart

A Christmas Carol takes the stage at Popejoy

Scott Severance, the founding artistic director and actor assuming the iconic role of Scrooge, spoke with us about the lasting resonance of A Christmas Carol.
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