V.22 No.12 | 3/21/2013
Film Review Stoker Korean filmmaker goes goth in beautiful, baffling psychothriller This hyper-gothic thriller is one ravishing and confusing chimera—as if Terrence Malick had directed an episode of “Dexter” written by Charlotte Brontë. It’s lurid, eerie and stylish as all get-out. And apt to drive mainstream audiences crazy. Art Querencia: Rituals of the Río Arriba Wednesday, Dec 13: 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.
Kids Stories in the Sky: Presents Wednesday, Dec 13: 9:30am-noon Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum
Stories, songs, movement and crafts for the youngest explorers. Ideal for ages up to 6 years old, but all are welcome.
Art The Art of Christmas: New Mexico Style Wednesday, Dec 13: 10am-5pm National Hispanic Cultural Center
Approximately 430 handmade ornaments from over 125 New Mexican artists, collected by the Duran family. Runs through 1/7.
Learn NAWBO December meeting Wednesday, Dec 13: 11:30am-1pm Tanoan Country Club
Debbie Johnson shares her amazing journey of coming to the US and her work helping homeless and low-income women, survivors of domestic violence and previously incarcerated women achieve stable, self-supporting lives.
Kids Music in the Sky Wednesday, Dec 13: Noon-2:30pm Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum
Music, stories and art for ages 0-3 and their adult companions.
Wellness Somatic Meditation Class Wednesday, Dec 13: 7-8pm Yoga Art Space
Develop a meditative consciousness accessed through the feelings, sensations, somatic intuition and felt sense of the body and its subtle energetic patterns.
Stage Ugly Sweater Revue Thursday, Dec 14: 7pm Tricklock Performance Laboratory
A variety show provides the jolliest and bawdiest acts that local local performers have to offer.