First off, the great news! Saturday was the Downtown Action Team’s LOOK Awards dinner, and Chroma Studios was nominated for the “Best New Business” in downtown. Well, not only were we nominated, but we won! We are so honored to be recognized by the DAT and downtown community and are very grateful to whomever nominated us and all who voted for us! All our hard work is paying off!
Tonight, we have a Poetry Workshop with Logan Phillips – Writing workshop and short performance hosted by, Logan Phillips, www.dirtyverbs.com, Logan is an international slam poet. He teaches English in Mexico, and Slams in the US. He is an Arizona native who grew up with the border in his back yard. He has been moved by his life experiences to speak on this issue, and confront the idea of a world without borders. Logan is dynamic, honest, heart felt and passionate. His words show us the beauty of gray areas, and the need for acceptance and tolerance in our world. Starts at 6:30 pm, $10 at the door.
First Friday is fast approaching! The July photography show is currently going up and features several well known New Mexico photographers. Tim Anderson, Pat Berrett, Jean Casson O’Neill, Fernando Delgado, Karl Eschenbach, Joan Fenicle, Raine Klover, Robert Leutheuser, Barry McCormick, Kirk McGee, Pete Myers, Tom Outler, Julie Rybachek, Susan See, Justin Simenson, and Bill Skees all have photography in the show which runs through the month of July. Come by on Friday evening, 6-10 pm, meet the artists, enjoy some refreshments and perhaps find some great photography you won’t be able to live without!