Eric Williams ericwphoto.com Dish Jockey ¡Que Vivan los Tacos! Zacatecas To properly honor Gustavo Arellano’s visit to Albuquerque and his new book, Taco USA: How Mexican Food Conquered America , there was really only one option: an upscale tequila bar that serves gringo tacos, chips and salsa, and leafy salads.
I mean, what better way to pay tribute to Señor ¡Ask a Mexican! himself than getting buzzed on organic mescal in a place named after the Arellano family's home state, Zacatecas?
V.19 No.49 | 12/9/2010
Sergio Salvador salvadorphoto.com Restaurant Review Birriería y Taquería El Alex Stew on this There’s one reason to go to El Alex, on Fourth Street just south of I-40. It’s a bowl of soup. And it’s good enough to merit the trip on its own. Food Spanish Food Seminar Tuesday, May 30: 6-8:30am National Hispanic Cultural Center
Enjoy a delicious menu cooked by chef Rosario Arellano.
Learn A New Deal Tuesday, May 30: 8am-6pm UNM Zimmerman Library
View material collected from the archival collections all relating to the New Deal era, specifically from 1933 to 1938.
Kids Zia Family Focus Center Summer Camps Tuesday, May 30: 9am-5pm Zia Family Focus Center
Families enjoy sports, theatre, gardening, cooking, music, dance, soccer, theatre, film and flamenco dance clubs.
Art Dan Boldman Tuesday, May 30: 11am-5pm Cerrillos Station
The local artist shows his exquisite landscapes. Musical guest, "Brother" E. Clayton West performs classic R&B and original tunes. Runs through 6/26.
Art Gallery Tour Tuesday, May 30: 2-3pm Albuquerque Museum of Art and History
Tour a gallery to learn more about the featured artists.
Food Cheese and Beer Pairing Tuesday, May 30: 5pm Tractor Brewing Wells Park
A flight of four assorted mini grilled cheeses with a flight of beers.
Learn Gallery Talk and Portfolio Viewing Tuesday, May 30: 6-7:30pm Tamarind Gallery
Tamarind Master Printer Aaron Shipps speaks about the influence of Tamarind on his 10 year career as a professional printer and on his collaborations with contemporary artists.
Learn UFOs at UNM: A Skeptical Believer Presents His Research Wednesday, May 31: 6:30-8pm UNM Zimmerman Library
David Marler talks about how he uses UNMs collections and other resources to research UFO phenomena, including the mass sighting in Farmington in March 1950 and the “Battle of Los Angeles” in 1942.