V.22 No.43 | 10/24/2013
Eric Williams ericwphoto.com Arts Feature Octofair Brings Octofun Autumn gets artsy at The Octopus and the Fox Full-fledged fall fun supports local artists and crafters at the October Octofair.
V.19 No.50 | 12/16/2010
Eric Williams ericwphoto.com Feature Mucha Lucha Mexican wrestling finds a new home in Albuquerque It’s Sunday night in the main showroom at the Hard Rock Casino, south of Albuquerque. The place is packed and excitement is high. “ ¡Otra! ¡Otra! ,” shouts the crowd, encouraging a tall man in a gold mask to mete out “another!” viscous forearm smash to a beefy bodybuilder dressed like a cross between serial killer Jason Voorhees and an extra in Gladiator . Lucha libre has come to Albuquerque. And it’s got the locals cheering. Learn Create a Bird Song Retablo Monday, July 23: Noon-1pm Greater Albuquerque Habitat for Humanity ReStore
Art teacher and artist Amanda Highly Gallegos demonstrates how to create this project, for kids and adults.
Art Las 9 Vidas de Maxmilliano II Monday, July 23: 1-3pm Cibola Arts Gallery
An exhibition to honor the struggles of individuals and families touched and tortured by addiction, homelessness, mental disorders and human suffering by Rebecca Anthony. Runs through 7/31.
Kids Perler Band Creations Monday, July 23: 3-4pm Main Library
Kids ages 9 to 12 create one unique perler band character with assistance from the staff. Registration required.
Art Trajectory Monday, July 23: 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.
Art Borders Boundaries and Limits Monday, July 23: 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.
Wellness Aerial Yoga Weekly Class Monday, July 23: 5:30pm Yoga Art Space
A hybrid form of yoga that combines traditional yoga postures with modern yoga moves and a silk hammock. Pre-registration required.
Art Musicians Making Art Tuesday, July 24: 2-4pm Inpost Artspace
This exhibit connects the endeavors of music-making with creating visual art. The show features a wide range of styles and subject matter from N.M. music practitioners. Runs through 8/24.
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