local art


V.26 No.1 | 01/05/2017
By artist Bubzilla
Courtesy Stranger Factory's Facebook

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Strangers in a Strange Land

Friday, Jan 13: Made in New Mexico Group Show Reception

An exhibition of new works featuring a diverse group of artists from the land of enchantment. Runs through 1/29.
V.25 No.46 | 11/17/2016
Leonard Fresquez
Leonard Fresquez

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Nothing Higher Than Reason

Friday, Nov 25: American Irrationalism Opening

A collection of 175 uncompromising street photographs, artist Leonard Fresquez shares his documentation of a discomforting American reality. Artist present for book release and signing. Runs through 1/1/17.

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Arts and Presents

Friday, Nov 25: Rio Grande Arts and Crafts Festival

Find memorable and original gifts whether it's a whimsical piece of pottery, a handmade leather belt, jewelry or fine art.
V.25 No.45 | 11/10/2016

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Fight the Good Fight

Friday, Nov 18: Art Fight 25: Water is Life

Raise money for the tribe of Standing Rock Sioux Nation to protect water from big oil and the pipeline that threatens to destroy it.
V.25 No.37 | 09/15/2016

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District 505

Saturday, Sep 24: International District Festival

A showcase of the diverse art, food and entertainers from the southeast area of Albuquerque.
V.25 No.32 | 08/11/2016
Robert Maestas

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Movie Master Mash-Up

Friday, Aug 19: Tarantino vs Kubrick Opening

Over 30 local artists show work inspired by the films of Quentin Tarantino and Stanley Kubrick.
V.25 No.24 | 06/16/2016
Pixabay / Public Domain

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Coloring Outside The Lines

Friday, Jun 24: Roy G Biv Reception

Jamie Brunson, Robert Townsend and Fausto Fernandez use color as the visual language of artistic ecstasy with watercolors, oil paint, collage techniques and more. Runs through 7/10.
V.25 No.18 | 05/05/2016

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Trolling for Sharks

Friday, May 13: Swimming with the Big Fish

Buzzsaw shark artist Ray Troll discusses the practical realities of making a living as a full-time artist.
V.25 No.16 | 04/21/2016
via morguefile

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Who Needs Picasso?

Friday, Apr 29: ArtsUnexpected

This student-curated event features over 250 artists including filmmakers, dancers, thespians, visual artists and musicians performing and showcasing their works across campus.
V.25 No.14 | 04/07/2016
Jemez Buffalo dancers via pintrest

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Jemez in the Heart

Sunday, Apr 17: Jemez Pueblo Artisan Fair

Jemez Pueblo artisans sell their art and crafts. Jemez Dancers perform.
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Water Shoes Not Required

Sunday, Apr 17: Down in the Bosque Opening Reception and Talk

Artist Alan Paine Radebaugh discusses his work.
V.20 No.5 | 2/3/2011

Alibi Picks

Crossroads Flea Market

There's a plethora of talented artisans ’round these parts, and now their works will be on full display during the first and third Thursdays of each month at the Albuquerque Center for Peace and Justice (202 Harvard SE). From 5:30 to 9:30 p.m., the Crossroads Flea Market has hand-knit clothes, handmade jewelry and crafts, vegan food, antiques, music and books for sale. Interested vendors can sign up for future flea markets, where $5 gets you a space. For more, visit abqpeaceandjustice.org