V.27 No.24 | 6/14/2018
Otto Rigan Culture Shock New Classics Otto Rigan's sculptural work and the art of endurance Otto Rigan's work at Spaceport America aspires to timelessly capture flight, without dated references to specific technology.
V.27 No.19 | 5/10/2018
Erin Galvez Arts Interview Speaking Up Erin Galvez explores the meaning of the materials in It's Hard to Say Erin Galvez makes sculptural pieces of scavenged, thrifted and otherwise reclaimed materials.
V.25 No.32 | 08/11/2016
Event Horizon 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.24 No.19 | 5/7/2015
All photos by J. Grisham Arts Feature Quirky Doesn’t Begin to Cover It Ross Ward’s Tinkertown is really, truly art A dazzled Joshua Lee explains why the Tinkertown Museum is “more than just a pit stop on the Turquoise Trail.”
V.24 No.14 | 4/2/2015
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all works by Julie Suzanne Brokken Arts Feature This Life Is But a Dream, or a Magic Show The harmonious art, poetry and photography of Julie Suzanne Brokken Julie Suzanne Brokken’s art juxtaposes fanciful elements—everything from Rio Grande river water to encaustic wax—in uncanny ways.
V.23 No.46 | 11/13/2014
Arts Feature Electric Dreams on Black Walls Exhibit celebrates Nikola Tesla with 21 points of view A famous electrical wunderkind proves fertile creative ground for Albuquerque artists at a new Downtown show.
V.23 No.32 | 8/7/2014
Art Review Galleries Get It Up Flights of fancy Anthropomorphic animals, archetypal trash, Plexiglas forests and cactus maps—it’s all on display at your friendly local gallery.
V.23 No.25 | 6/19/2014
Arts Feature Pigments and Ailments Group exhibit grapples with illness and survival Tenacity and optimism shine from the dark heart of artwork inspired by life-threatening disease.
V.23 No.20 | 5/15/2014
Deborah Rael-Buckley Arts Feature Honoring the Hidden Crypto-Jewish identity and tradition shine in new exhibit Celebrate the intersection of Crypto-Jewish and Hispano life that has persevered for centuries behind New Mexico’s dusty backdrop in a lush new exhibit.
Arts Blossoming Impossibly Three Harwood artists celebrate springtime Spring swept in late this year, bringing with it an energetic chaos of uplifting art.
V.23 No.9 | 2/27/2014
Culture Shock Cabinet of geometries Paging Dr. Caligari—Culture Shock prescribes the very best in books and art around Albuquerque.
V.23 No.6 | 2/6/2014
Denise Weaver Ross Arts Feature My Heart Is in the Trees And under a giant sea bird Temporarily unemployed people fend off boredom in various ways. Some of us learn how to play “Hava Nagila” on the ukulele and bang out the entire five seasons of “Friday Night Lights.” Others fashion an elaborate 18-foot albatross from cardboard in their parents’ living room. Stage Promenade Albuquerque Friday, Nov 16: 4-6pm q-Staff Theatre
Take the anti-tour of Albuquerque as the reality of the street and the poetry of fiction mix in a way that makes everyday life a privilege to see. Cash only at the door.
Image via Pixabay Comm Dragon Lights Albuquerque Friday, Nov 16: 6-10pm Expo New Mexico
Formerly known as the Chinese Lantern Festival, see the all new larger-than-life, fully-illuminated lanterns, Chinese cultural performances and special handicrafts.
Kids Aquarium Overnight Friday, Nov 16: 6:30pm-8am ABQ BioPark Aquarium
Learn about ocean species and their fascinating nighttime behaviors.
Song & Dance Cuncordu Sas Bator Colonnas Friday, Nov 16: 7:30-9:30pm Outpost Performance Space
A group from the Scano di Montiferro, a mountainous region in central Sardinia, Italy, carry on the vernacular multi-part singing practice, performed by four male singers and called
cuncordu. Image via Pixabay Comm Fly the Ford TriMotor Saturday, Nov 17: 9am-5pm Double Eagle II Airport
Experience what was the height of flying luxury in 1928, at the start of commercial air travel. Book a flight or just view the aircraft.
Image via Pixabay Comm Con-Jikan Saturday, Nov 17: 10am Ramada Albuquerque Hotel and Convention Center
A pop-culture festival focused on the world of anime and gaming, emphasizing fun and fandom.