Art Querencia: Rituals of the Río Arriba Friday, Nov 24: 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.
Learn BioPark Behind-the-Scenes: Aquarium Friday, Nov 24: 1-2pm ABQ BioPark Aquarium
Come face-to-fin with some of the BioPark’s most curious ocean animals on an aquarist-guided adventure. Registration required.
Art Smitten Forum Opening Reception Friday, Nov 24: 5-7pm form & concept
View wearable artwork from emerging and well-established makers who employ a staggering array of mediums and techniques. Runs through 1/6.
Art MICROCOSM Opening Reception Friday, Nov 24: 5-7pm form & concept
Over 20 artists, craftspeople and designers show diminutive and dynamic offerings that measure 8x10 inches or smaller. Runs through 1/6.
Stage Cirque Italia Friday, Nov 24: 7:30pm Cottonwood Mall
Acrobatics, dance, contortion, high-performance BMX and roller-skating that push t., which leaves audiences amazed and astonished.
Words Indies First Saturday, Nov 25: 10:30am-5pm Page One Bookstore
Eight local authors recommend books that have influenced them or that they've enjoyed reading in addition to promoting their own titles.
Kids Peter and The Wolf Saturday, Nov 25: 7pm CFA Downtown
Musicians and alumni from the UNM's music department and local artists narrate the popular children’s tale. Sarita Sol González opens the show with original performance poetry.