Off The Hill 09-26-13

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Art exhibits
Zane Bennett Contemporary Art: Walling: Containing Architecture, painting and sculpture by Tom Miller. Through Oct. 18. Opening reception: 5-7 p.m., Sept. 27 to coincide with the Railyard Arts District last Friday Arts Walk. For more information call 982-8111. 435 N. Guadalupe St. in Santa Fe.

“Merging World.” New Works by Clarence Cruz of Ohkay Owingeh Pueblo — handmade pottery and Kathryne Cyman — porcelain vessels local earthen glazes. 5 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 4 opening reception. Cruz demonstration and talk 6 p.m., Oct. 4; Cyman lecture, noon Oct. 5. Weyrich Gallery, 2935 D Louisiana Blvd. NE in Albuquerque. Open to the public. Through Oct. 28.

Yares Art Projects presents: Opening preview and reception, 5:30-7:30 p.m., through Oct. 28. Penelope Krebs: Four Square, Four-color stripe paintings and Susanna Carlisle and Bruce Hamilton: Energy Fields, video and sculpture installation.

Art of Leon Gaspard: Impressions from Russia and the Faraway. Opens in November at the Nedra Matteucci Galleries, 1075 Paseo de Peralta in Santa Fe. For more information, visit matteucci.com or call 982-4631.

Motherlode with Rebecca Wheeler and Shelley Horton Trippe. Art including painting, assemblage and video, pie contest and music. 6-8 p.m. Oct. 11 and 1-4 p.m. Oct. 13 at The Secret Gallery, 920 Baca Street in Santa Fe. For more information Shelley Horton Trippe at shelleyhortontrippe@yahoo.com.
Library auctions Southwest Art Collection. The Friends of the Jemez Springs Public Library will hold an online auction of selected works of regional artists including Leo Neufeld, Sue Stevens and George A. Hart. All proceeds from the sale will support the Jemez Springs Public Library programs and services. Opens Sept. 1 and bids will be accepted through Sept. 30. Visit jemezsprings.org/library to view the collection. Art works for sale will be displayed at the Jemez Springs Public Library through Sept. 29. The library is located at 17 Jemez Plaza just off Highway 4. For more information, call the Jemez Springs Public Library at 575-829-9155.

Reynolds Collection Opening Reception. 2-4 p.m. Sept. 29 at Jemez Springs Public Library. The Friends of the Jemez Springs Public Library host an opening reception of paintings, sculpture and pottery by local artists donated by a local collector. Many of the artists whose work is represented in the collection will attend. Works from the collection by artists from outside the area are being auctioned to support library programs and services. The library is located at 17 Jemez Plaza just off Highway 4. For more information, or to bid on auction pieces, call the Jemez Springs Public Library at 575-829-9155 or go to jemezsprings.org/library.
Open auditions for Annie. All roles open for men, women, girls, boys and dogs — for the role of Sandy. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at MusicalTheatreWorks, formally C-A-M-P in 4001 Office Court Road, bldg. 200 in Santa Fe. For more information call 946-0488.
Anne Hillerman. Book signing and readings “From Spider Women’s Daughter.” 7 p.m. Oct. 1 at KiMo Theatre, 423 Central Ave NW in Albuquerque.
Call for Artists
The City of Santa Fe Arts Commission is accepting qualifications from ceramic artists interested in participating in an international ceramics festival. The Arts Commission has been invited by the Icheon Ceramics Festival to recommend two to three artists to participate in an international festival promoting ceramics. The festival will be Sept. 28 through Oct. 20 (specific participation dates to be determined) in Seolbong Park, Icheon, Gyeonggi-do, Republic of Korea. The annual festival is one of the most important ceramic events in Korea, providing a fairground of ceramics were artists and customers can meet. Artists can make work, give talks, and/or lecture to students of the local ceramic high school. Santa Fe artists will participate in workshops the week of Oct.1-5, or Oct. 8-12.

Call for artists: Formerly known as the Holiday Fiber Market, EVFAC and ATTL are collaborating again in sponsoring a large show for members, the Fall Fiber Fiesta. Members of both groups to participate and show off their best fiber goods this fall. If you are not an EVFAC member, it is never too late to join. Contact info@evfac.org, or call 505-747-3577 for more membership information. Set up: 8 a.m. to noon, noon- 6 p.m., Nov. 1, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Nov. 2. Take down 5-7 p.m. at St. John’s Methodist Church, 1200 Old Pecos Trail, in Santa Fe.
Anjelah Johnson. 8 p.m. Nov. 9 at the Legends Theater in Route 66 Casino Hotel, 14500 Central Ave. SW in Albuquerque. $25-45. For more information visit holdmyticket.com.
Canticum Novum Chorus and Orchestra 10th Anniversary Season Fall Concerts. 4 p.m., Oct. 5-6 at Scottish Rite Center, 463 Paseo de Peralta. Pre-concert lecture one hour before each performance. General admission $35 and $25, youth, students and active military $15. Call 988-1234, ticketssantafe.org or at the door beginning at 2:45 p.m.

Jimmy Eat World. 8 p.m. Oct. 1 at the Sunshine Theater, 120 Central Ave. in Albuquerque. $27.50. For more information call 505-764-0249.

Gwar, White Chapel, Iron Reagan and Band of Orcs. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 22 at the Sunshine Theater, 120 Central Ave. in Albuquerque. $19. For more information call 505-764-0249.

They Might Be Giants. 8 p.m. Oct. 24 at the Sunshine Theater, 120 Central Ave. in Albuquerque. $22. For more information call 505-764-0249.

Los Lonely Boys and War. 8 p.m. Sept. 28 at the Legends Theater in Route 66 Casino Hotel, 14500 Central Ave. SW in Albuquerque. $50. For more information visit holdmyticket.com.

R Dub’s Slow Jams Live featuring Keith Sweat and Al B. Sure. 8 p.m. Oct. 19 at the Legends Theater in Route 66 Casino Hotel, 14500 Central Ave. SW in Albuquerque. $30-75. For more information visit holdmyticket.com.

Foreigner. 8 p.m. Oct. 25 at the Legends Theater in Route 66 Casino Hotel, 14500 Central Ave. SW in Albuquerque. $35-65. For more information visit holdmyticket.com.
Grand Finale: Global Dance Fest 2013: Reggie Wilson/Fist and Heel Performance Group from New York City, Sept. 27-28; Panaibra Gabriel Canda and Boyzie Cekwana from Mozambique/South Africa, Oct. 4-5. North Fourth Art Center, 4904 4th NW in Albuquerque. Tickets: $15 general; $10 students/seniors. Includes Post Performance Discourse and Receptions. Tickets available online: vsartsnm.org. For more information and reservations call 505-344-4542.

Fall Festive Dance hosted by the Blue Ventures. 8 p.m. to midnight. Oct. 5 at the Casa Nova Club in Alcalde. Proceeds help San Martin de Porres Soup Kitchen in Española distribute moneys to the agencies for holiday boxes and to purchase turkeys and other needed items. Tickets available at La Tiendita in Alcalde and Merlin’s Discoteca in Española.
Nick Brandt ­— Across the Ravaged Land. Exhibition runs from Sept. 27 through November. Opening and artist reception, 5-7 p.m., Sept. 27. photo-eye Gallery is located at 376-A Garcia Street in Santa Fe. Across the Ravaged Land is the third and final volume in Nick Brandt’s trilogy of books documenting the disappearing natural world and animals of East Africa. Combined with the titles of Brandt’s first two books, this book reveals the title of the completed trilogy: “On This Earth, A Shadow Falls Across The Ravaged Land.”
The Winter Market will showcase the work of 100 New Mexico Hispanic artists both adult and youth. Many of the unique, handmade art pieces will have a Holiday theme and are perfect for the collector, for the home, or to be given as gifts. Traditional Winter Spanish Market is from 2-9 p.m., Nov. 29 and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Nov. 30 at the Hotel Albuquerque in Old Town. Admission: $6 per person or $10 for couple. Children 12 years and under are free. Tickets are available at the door. Parking is free. Posole Bar / Taco Bar and beverages will be available for purchase.

Harvest Festival. Bring in the harvest with villagers as they crush grapes for wine by foot, string chile ristras, make tortillas, bake fresh bread and more. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 5-6. Admission: $8 adults, seniors (62+), $5 teens (13-18) and free for children 12 and under. El Rancho de las Golondrinas, 334 Los Pinos Road in Santa Fe. For more information call 471-2261 or visit golondrinas.org.

New Mexico Brew Fest. 1-6 p.m. Oct. 5 at Expo New Mexico. VIP ticket $50 in advance/$55 day of event. Food and entertainment featured. For more information visit nmbrewfest.com.
Santa Fe Independent Film Festival presents John Waters Oct. 19 at the Lensic Performing Arts Center. Tickets range from $18 to $58 and are available at ticketsantafe.org or call 988-1234.
Wine and Chile Fiesta week at the Osteria d’Assisi Restaurant and Bar in Santa Fe. Food and wine pairing prepared from chef Cristian Pontiggia. For reservations call 986-5858.
Disney Junior Live! 7 p.m., Oct. 9 Sandia Resort and Casino Ampitheater, 30 Rainbow Road in Albuquerque. For tickets visit ticketmaster.com.

Sesame Street Live — Can’t Stop Singing. 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Dec. 6-8 at the Santa Ana Star Center, 3001 Civic Center in Rio Rancho. For more information info@santaanastarcenter.com.
Abiquiu Lecture Series 2013. Digital image presentation with lecture, “The Curator as Artist and Historian” By Joseph Traugott. 7 p.m. Oct. 3 at the Abiquiu Inn. For reservations 505-685-4378. Seating capacity for 50 guests only.
Barbara Edelman and Friends presents Pop Up Santa Fe. Sept. 27, 28. Handmade, local gifts, jewelry, gems, minerals, textiles, kids’ books, home décor and more. “You never know what you will discover.”

Free courses for families dealing with Alzheimer’s are being offered in Española by the Alzheimer’s Association, New Mexico Chapter. The “Savvy Caregiver Program,” will meet once a week for six consecutive weeks starting Sept. 10. Courses are 10 a.m. to noon at Addus Healthcare, 1302-D Calle de la Merced, in the board room. To register or for further information call 1-800-272-3900, visit alz.org/newmexico, or email amontoya@alz.org.

The 29th Annual Big Tesuque Trail Run. 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 5 at the Aspen Vista Trailhead, 14 miles northeast of Santa Fe. Registration forms can be picked up and dropped off at The Running Hub on 527 W. Cordova Road, or sent by mail to P.O. Box 1818, Santa Fe, NM 87504. For more information call 473-9211.
“Modern Nature: Georgia O’Keeffe and Lake George.” 9 a.m. Oct. 3 at the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, 217 Johnson St. in Santa Fe. Check in at 8:45 a.m. with refreshments. To RSVP call or email Lisa Neal at 575-635-5658, lisajlhmedia.com.

Traditional spanish colonial pottery and Innovations within tradition in pottery. Lecture by Jacobo de la Serna. 2-3 p.m. Sept. 30 at the Museum of Spanish Colonial Art in Santa Fe. Members free and non-members $10. For more information visit spanishcolonial.org.
Geist Cabaret at Pranzo Italian Grill. Kari Simmons and Todd Lowry Sept. 28. Performance times are Saturday and Sunday, 6-9 p.m. at 540 Montezuma Avenue in Santa Fe. For more information and reservations call 984-2645. Cover charge is $2.

Guitar Literacy for Songwriters with Bruce Dunlap. Noon to 4 p.m., Sept. 28-29. GiG Performance Space, 1808 Second Street in Santa Fe. $100 for two-day workshop.

ZZ Top. 8 p.m. Oct. 12 at Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino. $55-75. For tickets go to tickets.com.

Lensic Presents World Music: World Blues Tour featuring Taj Mahal 7:30 p.m. Oct. 13 at The Lensic
Performing Arts Center. $25-55. For tickets call 988-1234 or online TicketsSantaFe.org.