Alibi V.20 No.47 • Nov 24-30, 2011
Feature A Pinot a Day Keeps the Doctor Away Or, the life and wines of Byron Wall If you’ve ever attended a wine event in Albuquerque, you’ve noticed Dr. Byron Wall. He’s the one working the room like an experienced politician. Tall and handsome, Wall looks like he just stepped out of a Ralph Lauren ad, or off Harvard’s campus—not exactly the type you’d expect to champion wines from the banks of the Rio Grande.
Feature The Wine List To get a snapshot of what’s happening in the world of wine and food, we sent out questionnaires to several experts in Albuquerque’s hospitality and sales industries. Here’s what they had to say. Wellness Somatic Meditation Class Tuesday, Nov 21: 1:15-2pm Yoga Art Space
Develop a meditative consciousness accessed through the feelings, sensations, somatic intuition and felt sense of the body and its subtle energetic patterns.
Kids Pop Art Portraiture Tuesday, Nov 21: 3:30-5:30pm Main Library
Teens use vibrant color and creative techniques to create unique portraits influenced by the style of famous pop artist Roy Lichtenstein.
Words A Lot Like Christmas Tuesday, Nov 21: 5:30-7pm Page One Bookstore
Connie Willis, one the most decorated science-fiction author alive today, talks about and signs her new collection of holiday-oriented stories.
Art Querencia: Rituals of the Río Arriba Wednesday, Nov 22: 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.