V.19 No.46 | 11/18/2010
Music Blog Spot Beats: Mitchell Akiyama, Matthewdavid, Sawako + Daisuke Miyantani Viral Sounds This track consists of piano loops and cello—with no less than ten chords swarming you immediately—sucking you in for six minutes of heartfelt bliss. You'll hear plucking and bowing of cello and redundant keys set to cross-coordinate patterns. Listening to this song, I feel as though I'm in a surreal world in which futuristic hybrid birds are standing around me in a circle bobbing their heads, with more flying above in a sphere, creating a perfect dome of inconsistent movement circulating in different levels.
more >> ] 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.
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.
Wellness Yoga Nidra Meditation Workshop Friday, Nov 24: 7-8:30pm Yoga Art Space
Delve into a deeply relaxing state between wakefulness and sleep to help the subconscious heal aspects which may be holding it back.
Words Classics (Kind of) Saturday, Nov 25: 9am-6pm Tidal Wave Books
Enjoy store-wide specials along with a presentation of author Jason Witter's newest collection of comic drawings that explore classic tales like
Hamlet, Moby Dick and The Odyssey. 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.
Stage Cirque Italia Saturday, Nov 25: 4:30pm Cottonwood Mall
Acrobatics, dance, contortion, high-performance BMX and roller-skating that push t., which leaves audiences amazed and astonished.
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.