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 Dec 24 - 30, 2009 
Agnes Martin, “Play,” 1966

Culture Shock


Season’s Wishes

Though this week of the year—the filling in our Christmas and New Year’s cookie sandwich—is brimming with social engagements, there’s little in the way of public performances. It’s a hard time to be an arts writer, especially when one of the only events happening this week includes said arts writer, a writer who’s terribly uncomfortable with self-promotion (the event rhymes with Schmurch of Schmetoven; that’s all I’ll say).

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The Vortex. Safe as houses.
Erin Adair-Hodges

Art News

The Code Talkers

Fire department calls Burque theaters on safety issues


Lt. Skip Navarrette wants citizens to know that the Albuquerque Fire Department’s primary aim is education: the prevention of injury and loss of life through shared information, community awareness, and general understanding of safety rules and regulations. And he embodies this objective. Though his regular workweek spans Monday through Thursday, Navarrette volunteered his Saturday morning in the name of comprehension. But the lesson is neither as catchy, nor as straightforward, as “stop, drop and roll.”

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Guitarist Steve Maase courtesy of the Maase Family


You Have Six Strings, Dude

Inaugural Steve Maase Legacy Guitar Summit

By August March
Maase's daughter and former students gather to honor the life's work of a legendary guitarist.
artist Rosanne Ghahate


A Walk Around the Pueblo

Zuni Pueblo ArtWalk

By Maggie Grimason
Zuni artists transform stone, metal, pigment and other materials to tell the story of their people.


Grab A Tissue

A Good Cry

By Mayo Lua de Frenchie
Performative videos and sculptural installations, the exhibition questions and scrutinizes the the nature of crying behavior.

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