V.23 No.39 |
arts & lit Poetic Peace Party: Happening promotes peace, sustainability
Today, poets, artists, performers and musicians in thousands of cities all over the globe celebrate the idea that we can live in peace, free from violence and political oppression, while moving productively toward the future. A local manifestation of a global event, 100 Thousand Poets for Change, happens tonight at Tortuga. Featured readers include Larry Goodell, Lisa Gill, Don McIver, Albino Carrillo, Carrie House, Susana Rinderle, Stephanie Galloway and John Scariano.
Art XYZT: Abstract Landscapes Wednesday, July 18: 10am-10pm ARTECHOUSE
An exploratory interactive experience through ten digital light sculptures. A hands-on experience for adults and kids ages 6 and up.
Image via Pixabay Kids The Science of Sound Wednesday, July 18: 2-3pm Rudolfo Anaya Library
Learn about the science of recorded sounds. Record a voice straight to vinyl with a restored record cutter and make a record player from paper and a cactus needle. For ages 13 to 17.
Kids Play the Harmonica with Kevin Kinane Wednesday, July 18: 2-3pm Erna Fergusson Library
Get a free harmonica and everything needed to get started on the path to mastering this fun and easy instrument. For ages 13 to 17. Registration required.
Art Borders Boundaries and Limits Wednesday, July 18: 5-8pm Remarque: New Grounds Print Workshop
Hand-printed photographic imagery using alternative processes such as photopolymer intaglio, cyanotype or carbon; basically, any alternative to straight digital printing. Runs through 7/28.
Art Trajectory Wednesday, July 18: 5-8pm Ghostwolf Gallery
Sean Paul Gallegos' innovative 3D pieces transform everyday items from the trash into objects of cultural significance. Runs through 7/31.
Cannabis Medical Cannabis and the N.M. Business Community Wednesday, July 18: 5:30-8pm Embassy Suites Hotel
Speakers from the N.M. Dept. of Health, the business law community and UNM address the legal and industry status of medical cannabis and its current and future impact on N.M. employers.
Photo by Eric Tillinghast Art Þyngdarljóð: Gravity's Poetry Thursday, July 19: 11am-4pm Richard Levy Gallery
A series of photographs of Icelandic waterfalls by Eric Tillinghast. Each waterfall is displayed in a light box containing internal mechanics that generate light and sound to simulate surging water.
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