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. Kids Matchstick Forest Thursday, June 29: 9:30-11am 516 ARTS
Ecologist Krista Bonfantine demonstrates strategies for managing local forests to prevent fires. Participants design and test their own matchstick forests and tour the
Fires of Change exhibition. Registration recommended. Kids Pig Out on Reading Thursday, June 29: 10:30-11:30am Lomas-Tramway Public Library
Farmer Minor, Daisy the pig and her two pugs read to kids.
Art Love's Sweet Disguise Thursday, June 29: 11am-5pm Eye on the Mountain Gallery
Artist Lavanya Reed displays her newest artworks. Runs through 6/30.
Kids Creative Movement Thursday, June 29: 11am-noon East Mountain Library
Young children develop early literacy skills though music, dancing, singing, stories and exploring of simple musical concepts.
Film Vicky Cristina Barcelona Thursday, June 29: 7-8:30pm National Hispanic Cultural Center
While spending a summer in Spain, two young Americans meet a charming Casanova and his volatile ex-wife. They all become romantically entangled and sparks begin to fly in hilarious fashion.
Learn Space Science: International Asterioid Day Friday, June 30: 5:30-10pm NM Museum of Natural History & Science
Learn about asterioids, NASA's mission to the asteroid belt and what is known about asteroid impacts on Earth. Registration recommended.
Stage Greater Tuna Friday, June 30: 7:30-8pm Vortex Theatre
Brennan Foster and Shawn Boyd play over 20 of Tuna, Texas', eccentric inhabitants from gun-clubbers to church ladies in a town where the Lion's Club is too liberal and Patsy Cline never dies.
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