Off The Hill 08-21-14

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

Allan Houser Gallery presents masterworks by Allan Houser and a special exhibition by Douglas Miles: The Art of Apache Resistance. Opening reception 5-7 p.m. Friday. Show runs through Sept. 19 at 125 Lincoln Ave. in Santa Fe.

The Allan Houser Studio and Sculpture Gardens Annual Open House. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Eighty outdoor sculptures in 15 acres of gardens. 30 minutes south of Santa Fe. For more information and directions, call 471-1528.

Zane Bennett Contemporary Art, Santa Fe, in collaboration with Mizuma Art Gallery, Tokyo, announces IMPACTS! an exhibition of Japanese contemporary art. Show will run from Aug. 19-23, ZBCA will host a series of special events relating to Japanese contemporary art and culture at the gallery, including panel discussions, film viewings, artist talks, a traditional Japanese Tea Ceremony and a live painting by AI Kato. There will be a grand opening reception from 5-7 p.m. Friday. This exhibition will run through to Sept. 22.

Zane Bennett Contemporary Art is announces Yazzie Johnson and Gail Bird: Native American Contemporary Jewelry. The public reception will be from 4-6 p.m. today. The artists will be present.

Vivid: Dolores Purdy at Morning Star Gallery in Santa Fe. Opening reception 5-7 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. For more information, visit morningstargallery.com.
Aspen Santa Fe Ballet. Encore 8 p.m. Aug. 30. Lensic Performing Arts Center in Santa Fe. For tickets visit aspensantafeballet.com.
Call for Artists
Call for artists and craftspersons for Cleveland Millfest. Outdoor spaces are available for artists and craftsmen at the Cleveland Millfest. The two-day event takes place Labor Day Weekend Aug. 30-31. Call 575-387-6763 or 575-387-2645 for application and information. The Event takes place at the Cleveland Roller Mill Museum in Cleveland, (Mora) approximately 44 miles southeast of Taos, and 32 miles northwest of Las Vegas, an approximately 35 miles south of Angel Fire.
Beginning and Intermediate Weaving with Inger Seitz. Tuesdays, Aug. 26-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, Aug. 27-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.
Lewis Black. 8 p.m. Sept. 19 at Legends Theater, Route 66 Casino in Albuquerque. For tickets visit holdmyticket.com.
EdgeFest 2014. The Offspring, Sublime with Rome, Pennywise, Bad Religion and the Vandals. 1 p.m. Saturday at Isleta Amphitheater in Albuquerque. For tickets visit ticketmaster.com.

Huey Lewis and The News. 8 p.m. Saturday at Legends Theater, Route 66 Casino in Albuquerque. For tickets visit holdmyticket.com.

Queensryche starring Geoff Tate, The Farewell Tour. 8 p.m. Sunday at the Sunshine Theater in Albuquerque. $25. A 13-and-up show. For tickets visit holdmyticket.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.
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.

Santa Fe Jewish Film Festival: “The Sturgeon Queens with with live klezmer music, complimentary coffee and rugelach and optional smoked fish brunch following the screening for additional cost. 11 a.m. Sept. 7 at the Center for Contemporary Arts, 1050 Old Pecos Trail in Santa Fe. $12 in advance, $15 at door. santafejff.org.
Santa Fe Indian Market. Through Sunday on the Santa Fe Plaza. For more information, visit swaia.org.

Fiesta de Santa Fe. Burning of Zozobra. 2-11 a.m. Aug. 29 at Fort Marcy Park. Sponsored by Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe.
The 7th Annual Santa Fe Renaissance Fair. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 20-21 at El Rancho de las Golondrinas. Featuring Medieval combat, Clan Tynker, Queen Isabella, belly dancers, food vendors, kids’ games, beer and mead, costume contests and more than stages with continuous entertainment. $10 adults, $8 seniors and teens, children under 12 admitted free.

SOMOS Storytelling Festival. Oct. 24-25 at the Society of the Muse of the Southwest in Taos.
Johnsons of Madrid Galleries. Through Aug. 31. First Saturday reception, 3-5 p.m. Aug. 2. “Motion:” All media that represent some kind of motion. Group show by 100 gallery artists. Jeff Potter, oil, watercolor and pastel paintings, wood and reduction block prints. Photographers Patrick Downing, black and white and color; David Stires, color “Abq. Abstractions” and Mudman Johnson: earthen and other media sculpture. Group show with 100 northern New Mexico gallery artists. Group show with 50 Fiber Artist’s group gallery. Linda Walters is the featured artist in the Entry gallery. Karl Kernberger’s 1963 photos of ghost town Madrid, and the 1830s church in Golden by many of our artists and other regional and historic artworks. Visit the newest Johnsons of Madrid gallery: “Christmas City.” In this gallery of books and other playthings.

Encaustic Art Institute Gallery presents “The Art of Nature and all that is Natural.” Noon to 5 p.m. Through Sept. 1 at the Institute’s Pyramid Gallery in Cerrillos.
Disney Jr. Live: Pirate and Princess Adventure. 1 and 4 p.m. Aug. 31 at the Santa Ana Star Center. For tickets visit santanastarcenter.com.
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.
Geist Cabaret. 6-9 p.m. at Pranzo Italian Grill in Santa Fe. $2 cover. For reservations call 984-2645.

TGIF Frederick Frahm, organ. 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.

TGIF Jan Worden-Lackey. 5:30-6 p.m. Aug. 29 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.

Performance Santa Fe. 4 p.m. Aug. 31 at the Lensic Performing Arts Center. $27-100. 1 p.m. Family Preview, $10 per person with child, $25 adult without child. For tickets and more information visit PerformanceSantaFe.org, TicketsSantaFe.org.

TGIF Angela Bivins, voice and piano, music from STEMWINDER. 5:30-6 p.m. Sept. 5 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.
Open house
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. It will include examples of the photographs, drawings and studies Couse used in his process. 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 Santa Fe Opera. “Carmen” by Georges Bizet. Final performance Saturday. For tickets visit santafeopera.org.

The Santa Fe Opera. “Don Pasquale” by Gaetano Donizetti. Final performance Friday. For tickets visit santafeopera.org.

The Santa Fe Opera. “Fidelio” by Ludwig van Beethoven. Today. For tickets visit santafeopera.org.
Weekly Disc Golf Doubles. 5 p.m. Thursdays through Sept. 11 at Sipapu Ski and Summer Resort. Cost is $5 per person. There is no registration required — show up about 10 minutes before tee time.

Free Fly Fishing Instruction Class. 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturdays through Aug. 30. These hands-on lessons cover fly fishing fundamentals and will be taught by Solitary Angler guides. Students will learn the skills they need in order to handle their fly rod and casting techniques. Meet at Sipapu Ski and Summer Resort’s fishing pond. Advanced reservations are preferred. Call 1-800-587-2240 to secure a spot. Fly fishing rods are available at no charge, but advanced reservations are required. For more details and classes visit SipapuNM.com.

Music from Angel Fire announces photographer Lenny Foster as the 2014 Poster Artist. His work, “Otoñal,” will be featured during Summer Festival, through Aug. 31. For more information about the 2014 Summer Festival, call 888‐377‐3300 or visit musicfromangelfire.org.
Clarifying Meditative Work – A Fresh Look. A workshop for people from any meditation tradition or no tradition at all. 2-3:45 p.m. Saturdays and then continue to 5 p.m. for those who want to stay, at the Wat Center, 145 Madison NE, corner of Madison and Copper, east of Washington in Albuquerque. $2 donation. Meetings are also Sept. 13, Oct. 18 and Dec. 13. Seven day retreat every January. Reservations, info, Jay Cutts, New Mexico Center for Meditative Inquiry and Retreat, at 281-0684 cuttsreviews.com/meditation/.