Off The Hill 09-25-14

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Art exhibits
“Inside Out” art exhibition celebrating artwork by people treated for mental illness. From 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 11 at James Kelly Contemporary 1611 Paseo Peralta in the Santa Fe Railyard. All sales of art go to the artists. The exhibit is a collaborative effort to increase awareness and decrease stigma surrounding mental illness.

Los Alamos artist Nels Krakowski will have an exhibition of artwork on display at the Santa Fe Public Library, 145 Washington Ave. in the Tybie Davis Satin Art Gallery located on the second floor. Artist reception and lunch, 2-4 p.m. Saturday at the Burrito Company.

Local Color: Judy Chicago in New Mexico 1984-2014 runs through Oct. 12.

Footprints: The Inspiration and Influence of Allan Houser. Through May 2015 at the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture, 708 Camino Lejo in Santa Fe.

Wind Maps and Mind Shadows: Hand-woven Rugs and Tapestries by Connie Enzmann-Forneris. Oct. 3-29. Opening Reception with the Artist: 5-7 p.m. Oct. 3.

T Barny. Show runs through Oct. 5 at the Hunter Kirkland Contemporary Art Gallery, 200B Canyon Road in Santa Fe.

Zane Bennett Contemporary Art is announces “Eros and Thanatos: new work by Michael Petry.” The artist reception will be 5-7 p.m. Oct. 24, where the artist will be present. This exhibition will run through to Nov. 22.

Venice: A Reality of a Different Order. Works by Robbie Steinbach. Through Jan. 13, 2015 at Caffe Renato, the Taos Center for the Arts.

Hand-Woven for the Holidays: Holiday Group Textile Exhibition featuring new work by New Mexico Weavers Connie Enzmann-Forneris, Sandy Voss and Barbara Marigold. Opening reception with the Artists 5-7 p.m. Nov. 21 at Marigold Arts, 424 Canyon Road in Santa Fe. Show runs through Jan. 2.
Art tours
The 17th Annual High Road Art Tour. 10 a.m. Saturday and Sunday on the high road to Taos Scenic Byway. More than 50 artists and crafts persons open their homes and studios in this charming, rural, centuries-old region. More information at HighRoadNewMexico.com.

“First Ever Open Studio” exhibit. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 4-5. Artists will be Doug Coffin — sculptor, painter and mixed media artist, Joseph Hall — wearable and abstract art jewelry, Walter W. Nelson — photography, sculptor, painter and mixed media artist. In Abiquiu 58 & 59 County Road 159. For map email rws@serv.net.

The 27th Annual Galisteo Studio Tour. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 18-19. Free admission. For details, directions, and artists pages, go to galisteostudiotour.org or go to Facebook. Maps and artists information will be available studio tour weekend at the La Sala Welcome Center. Walkable tour with more than 30 artists in their private studios. Included are painters, printmakers, potters, weavers, photographers, woodworkers, jewelers, sculptors, local crafters and chefs.
Wednesday Sewing Group. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. every Wednesday, ongoing at the Española Valley Fiber Arts Center. All are welcome.

Natural Dye Extravaganza with Robin Reider. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Española Valley Fiber Arts Center. Members $125, non-members $175. Material Fee $25 to instructor $50 non-refundable deposit to hold a place.

Churro Week: Mud is for Pies, Not Yarn Spinning with Peggy Doney. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 10-11. Members $210 – Non-members $280. Material Fee $32 to Española Valley Fiber Arts Center.

Beginning and Intermediate Weaving with Inger Seitz. Tuesdays, through Sept. 30. First day of class will be from 4-8:30 p.m., then 5-6:30 p.m., open lab 6:30-8 p.m. Classes held at the Española Valley Fiber Arts Center. Members $150, non-members $185. Material fee $15 to EVFAC. $50 non-refundable deposit to hold a place.

Sewing Basics with Nadina Barnes. Wednesdays, through Oct. 1. 5-6:30 p.m., open lab 6:30-8 p.m. Classes held at the Española Valley Fiber Arts Center. Members $130, non-members $170. Material fee $5 to the Española Valley Fiber Arts Center. $50 non-refundable deposit to hold a place.

Needle Felting with Ramsey Scott. Thursdays, through Oct. 2. 5-6:30 p.m., open lab 6:30-8 p.m. Classes held at the Española Valley Fiber Arts Center. Members $200, non-members $270. Material fee $27 to instructor. $75 non-refundable deposit to hold a place.
Bobcat Goldthwait. 7 and 9:30 p.m. Oct. 2 at The Stage — Santa Ana Pueblo. Tickets $15-35. For more information, call 505-771-5353, or visit thestageatthestar.com.

Jay Leno. 8 p.m. Oct. 24 at the Legends Theater, Route 66 Casino in Albuquerque. $42-95. For tickets visit holdmyticket.com.
Santana. 8 p.m. today at Sandia Resort and Casino. For tickets visit, stubhub.com.

Kings of Leon: Mechanical Bull Tour. 7 p.m. Friday at Isleta Amphitheater in Albuqueruque. For tickets visit ticketmaster.com.

Get the Led Out: Led Zeppelin Tribute Band. 8 p.m. Saturday at the Legends Theater, Route 66 Casino in Albuquerque. $10-35. For tickets visit holdmyticket.com.

Casting Crowns — Thrive Tour. 7 p.m. Oct. 3 at Santa Ana Star Center. Tickets at santaanastarcenter.com.
EntreFlamenco Benitez Cabaret. 8 p.m. at the Lodge in Santa Fe. For specific dates and to get tickets visit ticketssantafe.org or call 988-1234.
Japanese Tea Demonstration. 1:30-3 p.m. Oct. 17 at the Rotunda in of the state Capitol, 491 Old Santa Fe Trail. Chado, New Mexico is offering “Peace Through a Bowl of Tea,” a Japanese Tea demonstration by Izumimoto Sogen gyotei-sensei from Kyoto, Japan, and free serving of Japanese tea and sweets. Free. Seating is limited, no reservations. For more information, contact chadonm@cybermesa.com, or visit the website: chadonewmexico.org!
Cinema at the Kimo Theater. Various movies from every era shown each day. Visit kimotickets.com for featured movies, prices and times. 423 Central Ave. NW in Albuquerque.
Get tickets now for the Santa Fe Desert Chorale’s Winter Festival. Performances in December at the Lodge at Santa Fe. For tickets, visit desertchorale.org or call 988-2282.

The 40th Anniversary Taos Fall Arts Festival. Friday-Oct. 5 at the Taos Art Museum.

Taos Wool Festival. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 4-5 at Kit Carson Park.
The Santa Fe Independent Film Festival. Oct. 15-19. Venues vary. For more information and film showings visit santafefilmfestival.com.

SOMOS Storytelling Festival. Oct. 24-25 at the Society of the Muse of the Southwest in Taos.
The Los Alamos American Legion Riders are seeking sponsorships for wreaths that will be placed on veterans’ graves during a nationwide remembrance ceremony at cemeteries in New Mexico. For more information, visit wreathsacrossamerica.org.
Julie Blackmon — Homegrown. Opening & Artist Reception, 5-7 p.m. Friday at photo-eye Gallery, 541 S. Guadalupe Street in Santa Fe. Exhibition runs through Nov. 15.

“Homage” by artist Kathryne Cyman. Artist talk and reception, 5-8:30 p.m. Oct. 18 at the Weyrich Gallery in Albuquerque. Open to the public. Show runs through Oct. 31.
Free First Friday evening talk, “Broken by Secrets: Robert Oppenheimer and the Early Atomic Age,” by Interim Director Jon Hunner. 5-8 p.m. Oct. 3 at the Meem Community Room in the New Mexico History Museum, 113 Lincoln Avenue, Santa Fe. For more information call 476-5200 or visit nmhistorymuseum.org.
Santa Fe Archaeological Society. 7:15 p.m. Oct. 14 at the Pecos Trail Café, 2239 Old Pecos Trail in Santa Fe. Lecture at 7:30 p.m., from the Archaeological Institute of America speaker Scott Fitzpatrick, who will consider questions of resource acquisition as mediated by oceanographic and wind conditions. He will be comparing results from archaeological projects in the Pacific and the Caribbean. Dinner available before and after the lecture.
Hollis Chitto: Bead demonstration. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at the Case Trading Post, the Wheelwright Museum in Santa Fe. Part of the Artist at Work Series. For more information call 982-4636 or visit wheelwright.org.

“Turquoise, Water, Sky: The Stone and Its Meaning” at the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture. The exhibit presents hundreds of necklaces, bracelets, belts, rings, earrings, silver boxes and other objects illustrating how the stone was used and its deep significance to the people of the region. Show runs through March 2016.

“Painting the Divine: Images of Mary in the New World.” Through March 29, 2015. Watch a demonstration by art conservator Cynthia Lawrence. At the Herzstein Gallery, New Mexico History Museum, 113 Lincoln Ave. in Santa Fe. Free with admission to museum. Free to New Mexico residents on Sundays, children 16 and under free daily. For more information visit nmhistorymuseum.org.

The Couse Foundation Open House. 146 Kit Carson Road, for the opening of the exhibit, “E.I. Couse, the Painter and His Craft,” which will feature E.I. Couse’s painting techniques. The exhibit will run through Oct. 11. For more information on the Open House, call 575-751-0369 or visit our website at couse-sharp.org.

The New Mexico History Museum resumes a schedule of offering Free Friday Nights, 5-8 p.m., every week through October. A Free First Friday Curator Talk. Photo archivist Daniel Kosharek, co-curator of the new exhibit, “Poetics of Light: Pinhole Photography,” leads a casual walk through the gallery, 6 p.m.
Kiowa artist Keri Ataumbi at Case Trading Post. Wheelwright Museum of the American Indian, 704 Camino Lejo, Museum Hill in Santa Fe. Ongoing. Free admission during museum hours. Donations appreciated.
Geist Cabaret. 6-9 p.m. at Pranzo Italian Grill in Santa Fe. $2 cover. For reservations call 984-2645. Today: Robin Holloway. Friday: David Geist. Saturday: David Geist and Julie Trujillo.

KONGOS. Free concert on the Taos Town Plaza. 6:30 p.m. today.

TGIF David Solem, harpsichord, music: Francois Couperin. 5:30-6 p.m. Friday at First Presbyterian Church in Santa Fe, 208 Grant Ave. Admission is a freewill offering and open to all. For more information call 982-8544, ext. 16. Tickets online at serenataofsantafe.org, the Lensic box office: 988-1234 and at the door. Prices range from $15-30. Limited student discount of $10 available only at the door. For more information call 989-7988.

Aurora concert. 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Warehouse 21. Acclaimed electric violinist, Tracy Silverman, and renowned Storydancer, Zuleikha, join forces to kick-off a national arts outreach program for youth. Prepare to be spellbound as the duo weaves story, dance and music in Warehouse 21’s black box theater. Tickets at aurora.brownpapertickets.com.

Luna Itzel. 7:30 p.m. Sept. 30 at Gig Performance Space, 1808 Second St. in Santa Fe. $20.
Wintervention Ski Swap and Expo. 6-10 p.m. Oct. 10-11 at KTAOS Solar Center.
National Acrobats of China. Oct. 1 at the Lensic Performing Arts Center. Tickets on sale now.
The New Mexico House Rabbit Society hosts International Rabbit Day from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Sunday at the Eastside Animal shelter at 8920 Lomas Street, NE in Albuquerque. There is “meet the rabbits” session who need forever homes starting at 11 a.m., Rabbit 101 class starting at 11:30 a.m., hands on instructions on how to hold and handle the rabbits from noon-1 p.m. and free nail trims for pet rabbits from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
The Cleveland Roller Mill Museum in Las Vegas presents the Meadow City Camera Club Photography Exhibit. Ongoing. Images in the exhibit are for sales by the Historic Mora Valley Foundation and purchases are tax deductible. For more information, call 575-387-2645, or visit clevelandrollermillmuseum.com. The museum is located two miles northwest of Mora, just off Hwy 518.
Readings from “Breaking the Silence: Testimonies of Israeli Soldiers Who Served in the Occupied Territories,” followed by a Poets for Peace open mic. 4 p.m. Oct. 5 at Teatro Paraguas, 3205 Calle Marie in Santa Fe. Free. For reservations call 424-1601.
“Wicked.” Through Oct. 5 at Popejoy Hall. For tickets visit popejoypresents.com.

“Upon the Fragile Shore,” a play by Caridad Svich. 5 p.m. Oct. 12 at Teatro Paraguas in Santa Fe, as part of artivist play reading and digital film action that explores human rights and environmental issues.

“Grease.” Oct. 10-Nov. 2 at the Albuquerque Little Theater. For tickets visit albuquerquelittletheatre.com.

“Over the Rainbow: A Tribute to Judy Garland.” 7:30 p.m. Oct. 15 at Popejoy Hall. For tickets visit popejoypresents.com.