V.23 No.4 | 1/23/2014
Film Review Gimme Shelter Sincerely contrived teen drama finds Vanessa Hudgens in a family way Pity the poor teenaged Disney star. Sure, they get three or four good years headlining a sitcom on the Disney Channel and a couple of pop hits out of it. But they spend the next 10 years trying desperately to shed their goody two-shoes image.
V.22 No.34 | 8/22/2013
Film Review The Spectacular Now Brutally honest high school romance throws cliché under the bus Dark, deeply felt teenage dramedy (with a heavy emphasis on the “dram” and only faint dustings of “edy”) stands firm as a brutally honest assessment of childhood’s waning days. Art ARIZONA form & concept
In a new series of diminutive ceramic tiles, Wesley Anderegg flattens his tragicomic sculptural figures with a playful nod to Pop Art paintings and comic book panels. Runs through 5/19.
Art The Linens Tuesday, April 24: 9:30am-5pm Center for Contemporary Arts
Paintings by the late Ciel Bergman never previously exhibited as a series, as well as a celebration of her life as an artist and beloved figure in the Santa Fe community. Runs through 4/29.
Words Artist Talk with Jane Lackey Tuesday, April 24: 5:30-6:30pm Central Features Contemporary Art
A talk with Santa Fe-based artist Jane Lackey about her work,
Shifting Pulse, an exhibition of atmospheric, large-scale works on paper. Wellness Introduction to Flamenco Dance Tuesday, April 24: 7-8:15pm Maple Street Dance Space
For anyone who has always wanted to try flamenco, these classes introduce all the basics taught by Albuquerque native, Leslie Roybal.
Art Making Africa Wednesday, April 25: 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.