V.25 No.32 | 08/11/2016
Event Horizon Movie Master Mash-Up Friday, Aug 19: Tarantino vs Kubrick Opening
Over 30 local artists show work inspired by the films of Quentin Tarantino and Stanley Kubrick.
V.24 No.19 | 5/7/2015
All photos by J. Grisham Arts Feature Quirky Doesn’t Begin to Cover It Ross Ward’s Tinkertown is really, truly art A dazzled Joshua Lee explains why the Tinkertown Museum is “more than just a pit stop on the Turquoise Trail.”
V.24 No.14 | 4/2/2015
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all works by Julie Suzanne Brokken Arts Feature This Life Is But a Dream, or a Magic Show The harmonious art, poetry and photography of Julie Suzanne Brokken Julie Suzanne Brokken’s art juxtaposes fanciful elements—everything from Rio Grande river water to encaustic wax—in uncanny ways.
V.23 No.46 | 11/13/2014
Arts Feature Electric Dreams on Black Walls Exhibit celebrates Nikola Tesla with 21 points of view A famous electrical wunderkind proves fertile creative ground for Albuquerque artists at a new Downtown show.
V.23 No.32 | 8/7/2014
Art Review Galleries Get It Up Flights of fancy Anthropomorphic animals, archetypal trash, Plexiglas forests and cactus maps—it’s all on display at your friendly local gallery.
V.23 No.25 | 6/19/2014
Arts Feature Pigments and Ailments Group exhibit grapples with illness and survival Tenacity and optimism shine from the dark heart of artwork inspired by life-threatening disease.
V.23 No.20 | 5/15/2014
Deborah Rael-Buckley Arts Feature Honoring the Hidden Crypto-Jewish identity and tradition shine in new exhibit Celebrate the intersection of Crypto-Jewish and Hispano life that has persevered for centuries behind New Mexico’s dusty backdrop in a lush new exhibit.
Arts Blossoming Impossibly Three Harwood artists celebrate springtime Spring swept in late this year, bringing with it an energetic chaos of uplifting art.
V.23 No.9 | 2/27/2014
Culture Shock Cabinet of geometries Paging Dr. Caligari—Culture Shock prescribes the very best in books and art around Albuquerque.
V.23 No.6 | 2/6/2014
Denise Weaver Ross Arts Feature My Heart Is in the Trees And under a giant sea bird Temporarily unemployed people fend off boredom in various ways. Some of us learn how to play “Hava Nagila” on the ukulele and bang out the entire five seasons of “Friday Night Lights.” Others fashion an elaborate 18-foot albatross from cardboard in their parents’ living room.
V.22 No.44 | 10/31/2013
photos by Miguel Villalobos Arts Feature Warr of the Worlds Chaos assumes steel forms at Small Engine Gallery Grotesquely beautiful immensities of hot-rolled steel welded together with geometric genius are at the center of Casey Warr’s new metalwork exhibition at Small Engine Gallery.
V.22 No.42 | 10/17/2013
Culture Shock The fine unline This week in Culture Shock, grab your straight razors, climb a mountain and confront your fluid borders. Art Making Africa Tuesday, Feb 20: 9am-5pm Albuquerque Museum of Art and History
Browse the work over 100 artists and designers working in cities throughout Africa. Runs through 5/6.
Art Follow the Line Tuesday, Feb 20: 11am-4pm Richard Levy Gallery
Wall sculptures and works on paper based on Amidakuji, a Japanese game of chance from Emi Ozawa. Runs through 3/2.
Learn Celebrate Black History Month Tuesday, Feb 20: 11:30am-1pm Santa Fe Community College
Guest speakers present a multi-media overview of black history in contemporary America.
Film It (R) Tuesday, Feb 20: 5:30-7:30pm Central & Unser Library
Seven bullied kids battle a child-murdering clown in 1989 small-town Maine. Must be age 17 or older, photo ID required.
Song & Dance STOMP Tuesday, Feb 20: 7:30pm Popejoy Hall
The troupe uses everything but conventional percussion instruments like matchboxes, wooden poles, brooms, garbage cans, Zippo lighters and hubcaps to fill the stage with magnificent rhythms.
Stage Jorma Kaukonen Tuesday, Feb 20: 7:30-9:30pm James A. Little Theatre
One of the most highly respected interpreters of American roots music, blues and Americana performs live.
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