V.20 No.16 | 4/21/2011
Donna Correll Spotlight Earl Who? An interview with Adam Hurt The first name that pops into the brain whenever the word “banjo” is spoken is usually Earl Scruggs, who largely invented bluegrass banjo picking from scratch back in the ’40s. There are other banjo-playing styles, though, that are less well-known but just as captivating. Among aficionados of this kind of banjo picking, Adam Hurt is considered one of the best. Art Making Africa Thursday, Feb 22: 9am-5pm Albuquerque Museum of Art and History
Browse the work over 100 artists and designers working in cities throughout Africa. Runs through 5/6.
Art Recycled Heart Opening Reception Thursday, Feb 22: 9am-4pm Harwood Art Center
An exhibit uniquely poised to capture the diverse, distinct, and highly individual responses of artists’ interpretation of community experiences in relation to poverty and homelessness. Runs through 2/23.
Film Lights, Camera, Action Thursday, Feb 22: 11am-1pm Artichoke Café
Ann Lerner and Nick Maniatis with the N.M. Film Office discuss how the industry is a top economic driver for Albuquerque and N.M.
Art Follow the Line Thursday, Feb 22: 11am-4pm Richard Levy Gallery
Wall sculptures and works on paper based on Amidakuji, a Japanese game of chance from Emi Ozawa. Runs through 3/2.
Words Fixed and Free Poetry Reading Thursday, Feb 22: 6:30-9pm Source
Read and listen to poetry from local writers and artists. Featured poets are recent Silver City poet Laureate Elise Stuart and Albuquerque performance poet, Rich Boucher.
Film Nasario Remembers the Río Puerco Thursday, Feb 22: 7pm National Hispanic Cultural Center
Documentary follows celebrated folklorist Nasario García wandering through landscape and memory amid the ghost towns of N.M.’s Río Puerco valley, reviving memories of his youth.
Food Science of Beer 2018 Friday, Feb 23: 7-11pm !Explora!
Geek out on Albuquerque’s favorite adult beverage with hands-on demos and activities related to brewing.
• Salsa Dance Party!!! 2.24.2018