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Tempo Arts

Triumph turns to grief

Rory Wagner was a self-taught painter of Taos with a photographic memory, inestimable talent and, perhaps, a tortured soul, all of which contributed to the phenomenal impact …

Painstaking detail

Envision Gallery is celebrating its 15-year anniversary with a new exhibition titled "In the Field: Works by Mieshiel."The exhibit is set to open with a reception Saturday (Aug. 11), …

High desert lowbrow

Artist and gallery owner Greg Moon is celebrating another year of "poking a stick through the bars of convention."Keeping up that tradition, Moon's eponymous art gallery is about to …
Tempo Music
Music

Guitar heroes rule at Taos Plaza Live

Do you love the guitar genius of Jimi Hendrix and Stevie Ray Vaughn? Does your heart beat louder at the sound of traditional rancheras or the twang of country tunes? This week's Taos Plaza Live show …

Alien memories

Imagine an alien civilization on the moon. Over time, the civilization disappears, but artifacts from their existence are stored in cave vaults. What kind of artifacts would they be? …

Singing for the puppies and kitties

The dog days of summer are here and for the ninth year in a row, local businesswoman "Mattress Mary" Domito is producing the Dog Days of Summer Concert.This year's event has an …
Tempo Culture

Photo Gallery: Annual Taos Pride events bring spirit and joy Taos

Community members donning rainbow tutus, sparkles and vibrant makeup colored the streets of downtown Taos over the weekend to celebrate love and diversity in the seventh annual Taos Pride …

Taos celebrates Pride 2018

Taos Pride is "a place of joy, of remembering our history and being proud of our future.” Whether you're trans, gay, straight or anything else entirely, check out this short video of the community joining together to celebrate each other and the diversity they create. 

Taos Pride: Be exactly who you want to be

Taos Pride was launched seven years ago by the late Robert Quintana because "he wanted to throw Taos a great big and fabulous party. It is his vision and joy that lives on through …
Tempo Film

Oh, bother

There is not a lot of mystery over what the new film "Christopher Robin" wants to leave with its audience as they exit the theater. But, what does seem mysterious is who that …
Movies

Movie review: 'Mission Impossible: Fallout'

Tom Cruise's latest, "Mission Impossible: Fallout," is an impressive high-tech machine of a movie. You can practically see the finely wrought titanium gears spinning …
Movies

Movie review: "Skyscraper"

What's not to like? Dwayne Johnson is a cool dude. He can do comedy, drama (sorta), and outrageous action; and with his massive physique and chiseled good looks, he commands …
Tempo Books

SOMOS launches fundraiser with big word party

You have one day left to purchase a ticket for a great cause. On Sunday, August 19, SOMOS partners with The Taos News  for a Heading HomeWORD Party and invites the Taos community to …
Literary arts

Last roundup in Taos

Saturday (Aug. 4) at 3 p.m. SOMOS will host poetry readings from Jim Harris and Peter Mladinic. Admission is free.Harris has been the director of the Lea County Museum in Lovington …
Literary arts

Creative exchange

Once upon a time, the University of New Mexico-Albuquerque in collaboration with the D.H. Lawrence Ranch Initiatives hosted an annual writers conference in Taos called the Taos …