Careful attention to detail has made Cafe Pasqual’s a modestly heroic food paradise,but fewer people know about the Café Pasqual’s Gallery. The roster of artists has evolved over time, a bit like a careful recipe. How each ingredient is chosen remains a mystery, but the dish is surprisingly good.
It is ultimately difficult to assess what curator Ivo Watts-Russell was after in aligning this odd band of artists. But, like the tracks of any given album, it’s best not to get too caught up in the intentions of the producer or the band and simply pick and choose what most pleases you.
Students get the chance to shake up paint cans for self-expression
Johanna Kohout has been waging an uphill battle to educate property owners, lawmakers and—most importantly—teens about the community benefits of providing a safe, accessible forum for budding street artists to display their work.
The good news is the Alternative Spaces exhibition at the New Mexico Museum of Art is the boldest, least stodgy, most dynamic effort that has come out of the museum in recent memory. But there's bad news too.