V.23 No.47 | 11/20/2014
Images courtesy of the artist
Not Everything Is Illuminated
New Mexico artist sheds light on complicated lives
Beautiful humans and layers of symbolism intertwine on the raw-wood canvasses of local artist Jodie Herrera.
V.23 No.46 | 11/13/2014
Electric Dreams on Black Walls
Exhibit celebrates Nikola Tesla with 21 points of view
A famous electrical wunderkind proves fertile creative ground for Albuquerque artists at a new Downtown show.
V.23 No.44 | 10/30/2014
Art in a nuevomexicano vein—ghosts emerge from the past and color splashes into the present.
V.23 No.42 | 10/16/2014
Fame and Misfortune
From the author of graphic novel Blue Is the Warmest Color comes Skandalon, the story of a rock god who comes to loathe his worshippers.
V.23 No.41 | 10/9/2014
It’s Not Exactly Beaux-Arts. Oh, Wait, It Is.
Hunky heroes and dramatic deities descend on Duke City
A torso-rippling exhibit at the Albuquerque Museum brings the superhuman drama.
V.23 No.40 | 10/2/2014
The ABQ artworld thrives this month with gorgeous palettes, a new gallery in former horse stables, a benefit for dogs and more.
Floyd D. Tunson
Inevitable reflections of the artist as a black man
Explosive color and pop-art sensibilities inform the work of Floyd D. Tunson.
V.23 No.38 |
The Daily Word in Malkovich, Malkovich
The three-breasted-woman is actually just a two-breasted-woman. Which is at least 33% less amazing. Also, her name is not "Jasmine Tridevil." Because, come on.
The threat to expose Emma Watson’s supposed nude photos after her UN speech on feminism was also a hoax.
Living with humans screws up chimpanzees.
A new brewery is opening up in the “Brewery District.” Another one is getting ready for a 2015 start. This brings the total number of breweries in this up to city to “Really? That many?”
John Malkovich is Malkoviching up some famous photographs.
Another Bitcoin centered company gets shut down by the Man. This time just because they didn’t ship special bitcoin computers that they promised. And also because they ripped off their customers for at least $3 million. Why does the government hate freedom and innovation?
V.23 No.38 | 9/18/2014
Eliza M Schmid
Form and Abstraction
Emerging from her background in psychoanalysis and pathology, Eliza M. Schmid’s abstractions are stunning.
V.23 No.36 |
The Daily Word in jet fuel, horse meat and performance art
The New Mexico Public Education Department is grabbing the financial reins for a group of troubled Albuquerque charter schools.
It may rain this week. *fingers crossed*
The New Mexico State Fair is less than a week away. Eat something fried for me.
Azul Burrito Co., we barely knew ye.
UNM is "not substantially compliant" with the Clery Act, which requires schools to properly communicate and monitor campus safety issues.
"Breaking Bad" is the gift that keeps on giving.
Colonel Tom Miller asks for a take-back on previously submitted KAFB jet fuel spill data.
Today in cultural relativity, zoo animals in Albuquerque will probably get to eat horse meat. And that's not unusual.
Performance art ain't dead yet, and thank goodness (and folks like Emma Sulkowicz) for that.
V.23 No.36 | 9/4/2014
The beginning of the end for hip Barelas gallery The Tan, plus Ikebana for you and some Old Town retail therapy.
Third Thursday: So You Think You Can't Draw? at Albuquerque Museum of Art and History
Take drawing lessons in the Gods and Heroes gallery, watch local artists create drawings of modern day heroes, make art and listen to a talk about the exhibition.
Wine Tasting: Syrah at Slate Street Café
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