V.27 No.28 | 7/12/2018
Erika Burleigh Culture Shock Stitching New Vocabulary Rattler uses symbol to create pieces with power Talismanic motifs that might summon all sorts of things in their wearer—from strength to an increased awareness of the natural world to simple aesthetic pleasure—are some of the images that find prominence in Tiran Sahar's garments created for Rattler. Comm Brick Light Nights Wednesday, Sept 19: 5-9pm Winning Coffee Co.
Arts and crafts from your favorite N.M. vendors, live art, kid-friendly activities and open houses from Nob Hill brick and mortar shops with something for everyone.
Words Artist Talk with Aram Han Sifuentes Wednesday, Sept 19: 5:30-6:30pm UNM Center for the Arts
Focusing on the artist’s role in civic and democratic participation, she sets the stage for a series of programs and organized political activations with a talk on her art and its purpose.
Arts For Freedoms Party Wednesday, Sept 19: 6:30-8pm UNM Art Museum
DJ Caterwaul spins, food is served and a voter registration booth is available. Additionally, meet Aram Han Sifuentes, following his artist talk.
Image via Pixabay Learn The Real World of Synthetic Biology Thursday, Sept 20: 6:30-7:30pm James A. Little Theatre
Christina Agapakis, Harvard-trained creative director at Gingko Bioworks, discusses the journey to create engineered living cells and how synthetic biology is likely to shape the future. Pre-registration required.
• Annual FUNDRAISER Oct 6-7 10.6.2018