V.20 No.9 | 3/3/2011
Toby Smith Sports Armed and Dangerous Pound for pound, Joseph Cordova is New Mexico’s best arm wrestler, or puller, as such folks are known. He has won the state arm wrestling crown 10 times, the U.S. title seven times. He’s ranked No. 4 in the world in the 121-pound class. Art Querencia: Rituals of the Río Arriba Wednesday, Dec 13: 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.
Art Ninth Annual Pueblo Gingerbread House Contest Wednesday, Dec 13: 9am-5pm Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
Enter a gingerbread house inspired by a pueblo village, house, community, church or historic building with prizes awarded in children's and adult categories.
Kids Stories in the Sky: Presents Wednesday, Dec 13: 9:30am-noon Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum
Stories, songs, movement and crafts for the youngest explorers. Ideal for ages up to 6 years old, but all are welcome.
Art The Art of Christmas: New Mexico Style Wednesday, Dec 13: 10am-5pm National Hispanic Cultural Center
Approximately 430 handmade ornaments from over 125 New Mexican artists, collected by the Duran family. Runs through 1/7.
Wellness Yogilates Class Wednesday, Dec 13: Noon-1pm Yoga Art Space
Pilates matwork with the Hatha Yoga method. Develop core strength through the utilization of a variety of Pilates core exercise.
Stage Ugly Sweater Revue Thursday, Dec 14: 7pm Tricklock Performance Laboratory
A variety show provides the jolliest and bawdiest acts that local local performers have to offer.