Santa Fe Reporter - Picks http://www.sfreporter.com/santafe/articles.sec-136-1-picks.html <![CDATA[From Down Under, with Love - Ben Lee rocks the Railyard]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Despite the super-bummer rainy weather that held the recent Bike & Brew event in the Railyard hostage, outdoor concert season is upon us, and the movers and shakers in the concert promotion game are going to do their damnedest to make up for the whole Clap Your Hands Say Yeah debacle.]]>
<![CDATA[Seeing Red - Color yourself crimson at the Museum of International Folk Art]]>
By: Enrique Limón
Splash your Sunday with a hefty dose of primary color, as the Museum of International Folk Art unveils The Red That Colored the World, their contribution to the vibrant Summer of Color initiative. ]]>
<![CDATA[I Predict a Riot - ]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Heads up, fans of punk rock, social consciousness, activism and totally awesome band names—two members of Russia’s punk band/activist collective Pussy Riot are coming to Santa Fe.]]>
<![CDATA[Picture Perfect - NMMA showcases the works of Gay Block]]>
By: Enrique Limón
Lauded for showcasing the intricacies of personal identity, Santa Fe resident Gay Block is looking forward to To Feel Less Alone, a solo exhibit debuting this Friday at the New Mexico Museum of Art.
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<![CDATA[Trailblazer - Monroe Gallery tips artistic hat to Margaret Bourke-White]]>
By: Enrique Limón
As a symbol for globetrotting photojournalism, Margaret Bourke-White’s brand in the field is still felt today.]]>
<![CDATA[Jury Duty - New exhibit celebrates artists on the edge]]>
By: Enrique Limón
“What’s nice about this show, is that it gives an opportunity to artists to submit work to a juror that is a significant colleague from the region,” Scully continues.
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<![CDATA[Girlhood - Photographer documents subject for 23 years]]>
By: Enrique Limón
“I’ve been wanting to do this book for some years, but at the same time not too soon, because you want enough time to pass,” renown portraitist Jock Sturges says in a video interview with Steidl publishing house.
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<![CDATA[The Scottish Play - Local talent takes the stage in Macbeth]]>
By: Alex De Vore
It says a lot that theater troupes the world over continue to come back to the brilliant works of Bill Shakespeare.
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<![CDATA[Fiesta Queen - Author brings NM-centric tome home]]>
By: Enrique Limón
There are many words of praise revolving around Kirstin Valdez Quade’s Night at the Fiestas: Stories. A collection of state-centered tales heavily influenced by her upbringing and local lore, Fiestas, a 2014 National Book Foundation “5 under 35" honoree.
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<![CDATA[Heavy Paddle - Pingpong and art? Yes, please]]>
By: Enrique Limón
Get ready for an interactive event bouncing its way to you this weekend that manages to merge two of my greatest loves: art and pingpong. ]]>
<![CDATA[Paper View - Community Gallery brings new exhibit into the fold]]>
By: Enrique Limón
On Friday, and through May 15, join Community Gallery as they present Pulp, a sui generis art exhibit that explores paper as a sculptural art form.
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<![CDATA[Something Strange in Your Neighborhood? - Call John Lorenzen]]>
By: Alex De Vore
“Santa Fe is one of the most haunted cities and there are more ghosts here per acre than in any other city in the country,” Santa Fe Hauntings’ John Lorenzen tells SFR.
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<![CDATA[#JeSuisArtShow - New art exhibit speaks volumes]]>
By: Enrique Limón
Artist Issa Nyaphaga was a cartoonist in exile in Paris from 1996 to 2006, and a contributor for Charlie Hebdo.]]>
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By: Alex De Vore
For whatever reason, the Internet yields almost no information about Santa Fe quartet Flux.
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<![CDATA[A Thing of Beauty - Cocteau’s masterpiece to screen at his namesake cinema]]>
By: Enrique Limón
Back in the summer of 2013 when the revamped Jean Cocteau Cinema was to open its doors, SFR wrote that new owner George RR Martin wanted to kick off the theater’s second coming with Cocteau’s classic La Belle et la Bête.
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<![CDATA[Yo Confieso - Play broaches cultural norms, national identity]]>
By: Enrique Limón
Raul Garcia is the pen behind Confessions of a Mexpatriate. The play, performed this weekend by actor Mical Trejo, deals with, among other subjects, the syntax of mainstream American media and steadfast heritage norms.
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<![CDATA[High Flying, Adored - Make way for The Art of Flying]]>
By: Alex De Vore
From a home studio hidden within an aging barn outside Taos, David Costanza and Anne Speroni craft immense and ethereally lo-fi soundscapes as The Art of Flying.]]>
<![CDATA[One Tribe - Mihio Manus’ photographs speak volumes]]>
By: Enrique Limón
Works spanning over 20 years compose Mihio Manus' Heavy Volume, Small Spaces unveiling this Friday at IAIA’s Museum of Contemporary Native Arts. ]]>
<![CDATA[Now I’m a Believer - Tiny green men inspire colorful art show]]>
By: Enrique Limón
The notion of life on other planets has fascinated humankind through history. ]]>
<![CDATA[Still, Life - NM-made film explores O’Keeffe’s later years]]>
By: Enrique Limón
“It’s a really interesting look at O’Keeffe,” Reel NM’s programmer and host Jeff Berg advances. “It points out the fact that she might have had someone else doing the work for her.”.]]>