V.18 No.45 | 11/5/2009
Cartozoology Cartozoology n. The science or practice of discovering and studying animals outlined paradigmatically by street layouts as they appear on maps, especially with reference to physical evidence of the animals’ presence in the corresponding terrain. That’s a fancy way of saying, “We look at maps and see animals made by the streets.” Think constellations. Like all good ideas, cartozoology was conceived while the conceiver was doing something dull: traveling by plane. Examine the Norwegian Cartozoologic Society . Rad nerds. Kids Crazy Critters Monday, June 26: 8:30am-3:30pm New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science
Explore how animals are adapted to their environments and why they can oftentimes look so absurd.
Art Silent Worlds Monday, June 26: 10am-6pm Turner Carroll Gallery
Drew Tal's artistic iconography speaks quietly and subtly of the beauty of diversity in modern global society. Never blatant, always respectful, Tal guides viewers on a visual tour of humanity. Runs through 7/6.
Art Lines of Thought Monday, June 26: 10am-5pm New Mexico Museum of Art
See how artists have used drawing to record and provoke thought, from the 15 century to today. Featuring work from Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Paul Cézanne, Pablo Picasso and many more. Runs through 9/27.
Kids Pig Out on Reading Monday, June 26: 10:30-11:30am Alamosa Library
Farmer Minor, Daisy the pig and her two pugs read to kids.
Art Route 66 Then and Now Monday, June 26: 11am-midnight O'Niell's Pub
See the artist collective Rainbow Artists' interpretation of the historic Route 66. Runs through 7/1.
Art illuminexus Monday, June 26: 5-8pm April Price Project Gallery
Four artists whose works compose a confluence of diverse aesthetic sinsibilities.
Wellness Salsa Level One Monday, June 26: 8:30-9:30pm Hiland Dance Studio
Build on the fundamentals of salsa dancing by reinforcing the basic steps, essential footwork, turning and spin techniques, and leading and following methods.
Words How Do You Pray? Tuesday, June 27: 6-7:30pm Bookworks
Celeste Yacoboni discusses her latest work regarding how leading spiritual, shamanic, scientists, guides and activists pray and contemplates the intention of prayer.
• Latin IndepenDANCE 6.29.2017