V.25 No.24 | 06/16/2016
Mural, Mural, on the Wall
Saturday, Jun 18: The House on Mango Street Neighborhood Mural Tour
Executive Director of Working Classroom Gabrielle Uballez gives a tour of the powerful murals in historic Barelas neighborhood and discusses how environments help shape our sense of identity.
V.24 No.10 | 3/5/2015
The Women of Tent City
Our reporter speaks with the women who lived in a recently disbanded homeless encampment.
V.24 No.1 | 1/1/2015
Year in Review
2014 saw the Rail Yards Market begin a sea change in ABQ arts, but can it endure?
One of 2014’s best ABQ innovations offered everything from hula-hoopers to watermelon radishes.
V.23 No.21 | 5/22/2014
Photos by Zachary Kluckman
Making Art on the Blacksmith’s Forge
Visitors to the newly launched Rail Yards Market are greeted with a spectrum of cloth and color. Scents of honeyed tea and incense blend within a sea of movement dappled with light from hundreds of window panes.
V.23 No.19 | 5/8/2014
Rail Yard Revival
Your new plan for Sunday brunch
We chat with Robert Hoberg, one of the creative minds behind the brand new Rail Yard Market.
V.22 No.50 | 12/12/2013
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This Wall Has Your Number
Al Hurricane paint-by-numbers mural comes to Barelas
The Tannex’s south side now features the beginnings of a new mural. And the mural needs you to finish it.
V.22 No.38 | 9/19/2013
Frontiers in Puppet Theater
Grownup puppetry comes to Albuquerque for one night
A strange new breed of puppet makes its way to Barelas tonight. Hailing from Puerto Rico, Poncili Creacion is the latest experimental oddity debuting at the Tannex.
V.21 No.9 | 3/1/2012
District 3—UNM, Downtown, Barelas—has been carved up, with pieces tacked onto neighboring districts. The move lumps most of the city’s federally designated “pockets of poverty” into one district.
V.21 No.5 | 2/2/2012
Julia Minamata juliaminamata.com
Council considers eliminating Downtown-UNM district
Councilor Isaac Benton’s left-leaning region would be carved up under a Republican-backed plan, with much of it added to the North Valley district. Benton would lose his seat after the 2013 election.
V.20 No.5 | 2/3/2011
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Flyer on the Wall
Anna Reser reveals new drawings and objects on Friday, Feb. 4, at Small Engine (Window) Space, located at 1413 Fourth Street SW in Barelas. Supplemental entertainment at the 7 p.m. reception will be provided by Dirty Pandas, Baron Dwyer, CanyonLands and others. Visit annafeather.tumblr.com to find out more about the artist. (Jessica Cassyle Carr)
V.19 No.41 | 10/14/2010
Sergio Salvador salvadorphoto.com
Which is better: having the best location and the worst tamales, or the best tamales and the worst location? Only soul-free capitalists would choose the former, while a soulful stream of Burqueños regularly choose the tamales at El Modelo.