V.21 No.31 | 8/2/2012
Jeff Drew Archive Alibi Flashback: 20 Years of Great Monkey Covers Yes, we know apes are not monkeys [ Fri Aug 3 2012 5:42 PM ] The simian theme just does not quit at the Weekly Alibi , mostly thanks to longtime art director Tom Nayder’s fearless refusal to back down from the challenge of finding excuses to put his hairy best friends on the cover. (We have it on good authority that he does in fact harbor a chimp in his home.) Feast your eyes on 18 eye-gouging, monkey-riffic covers after the jump. Art Horse People Monday, Aug 21: 9am-6pm Sorrel Sky Gallery
Internationally and nationally acclaimed Crow artist, Kevin Red Star showcases art encapsulating the essence of his culture, providing the viewer with a visual history. Runs through 8/31.
Art Taking Back Orange Monday, Aug 21: 11am-4pm Art.i.fact
Santa Fe artists re-appropriate the color orange to pay homage to its richness and complexity. Runs through 9/9.
Art Belly People Monday, Aug 21: 11am-6pm Ghostwolf Gallery
Sculptors Janice Trimpe and Jaymes Dudding present a series of smaller figures that endearingly capture the reality of the human form as well as ceramic works reflecting ancient rituals. Runs through 8/31.
Wellness How to De-stress to Improve Skin and Digestion Monday, Aug 21: Noon-1pm Greater Albuquerque Habitat for Humanity ReStore
Herbalist Bernadette Torres demonstrates how to make and use tinctures and lotions to reduce stress, maintain healthy skin and improve digestion.
Wellness Heart of Recovery Meditation Group Monday, Aug 21: 6-7:30pm Albuquerque Shambhala Center
A meditation and sharing support group that brings together the practice of meditation, Buddhist teachings and the 12 steps of recovery integrating the basic sanity of the Dharma and the basic goodness of meditation.
Wellness Mindful Walking Monday, Aug 21: 6:30-7:30pm Tigeaux Park
Appreciate the sounds, smells and beauty of the park while maintaining fitness and communal bonds.