V.21 No.33 | 8/16/2012
Art News ISEA, USEA, We All See Emergent Art Forms in Burque An international symposium and its underground offshoot Cultural geographer Ronald Horvath wasn’t thinking of a specific place when he conjured the concept of “machine wilderness” in the ’60s. It helped him describe what he saw taking place across the American Southwest, as technology gradually transfigured the feral landscape. But the phrase describes New Mexico well. And it’s the driving force behind this year’s International Symposium on Electronic Art, taking place here in Albuquerque in September. Learn Traditional Medicine Without Borders Tuesday, July 17: 8:10am-12:40pm University of New Mexico
Healers from N.M. and Mexico provide information on the history, traditions, rituals, herbs and remedies of Curanderismo, a folk healing tradition.
Kids Be A Rock Star with ¡Explora! Tuesday, July 17: 10:30-11:30am Ernie Pyle Library
Students use microscopes to discover types of rocks, model the rock cycle and perform a series of tests to unearth a mystery mineral. For ages 9 to 12. Registration required.
Photo by Eric Tillinghast Art Þyngdarljóð: Gravity's Poetry Tuesday, July 17: 11am-4pm Richard Levy Gallery
A series of photographs of Icelandic waterfalls by Eric Tillinghast. Each waterfall is displayed in a light box containing internal mechanics that generate light and sound to simulate surging water.
Kids Hand Drums Tuesday, July 17: 2-3pm Juan Tabo Public Library
Make a spinning hand drum from a Pringles can. For ages 9 to 12. Registration required.
Kids Rain Sticks Tuesday, July 17: 3-4pm Tony Hillerman Library
Make a musical instrument that sounds like fallng rain. For ages 13 to 17. Registration required.
Art Borders Boundaries and Limits Tuesday, July 17: 5-8pm Remarque: New Grounds Print Workshop
Hand-printed photographic imagery using alternative processes such as photopolymer intaglio, cyanotype or carbon; basically, any alternative to straight digital printing. Runs through 7/28.
Art Trajectory Wednesday, July 18: 5-8pm Ghostwolf Gallery
Sean Paul Gallegos' innovative 3D pieces transform everyday items from the trash into objects of cultural significance. Runs through 7/31.
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