Sending prayers with my family SkiZero, Canyon, Shawna and Patience! Painting in Solidarity with Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and The Sacred Stone Camp in North Dakota protecting sacred rivers and sites from a oil pipeline that threatens their future. Also bringing water awareness to our Mesilla Valley Community!
Summer of 2016 I was offered a seat in on the Magic School Bus of #TheLIEshow #LearningIsEndless….. 42 days on the road and 75% of this country later… I am super greatful to be home with my Wife and 2 children. Thank you for the experience #BlestBrando #PhilCrosby #JusJayson #Lovecrew #Highdration Danny and #RastaJon.
TUESDAY JUNE 21, 2016 @ 7PM Barricade Culture Shop LAS CRUCES, NEW MEXICO. This event is to bring local/regional Beat Makers and Emcees together with legendary Los Angeles Hip Hop pioneer and professional recording artist Abstract Rude along side San Diego’s TheLIEshow (Live Hip Hop Band) / Austin,TX’s Meganoke Meganoke and Las Cruces own Dj Pervee. Producers: Bring your best beats for 1minute rounds, Emcees: Bring your best song to perform live. ALL AGES 12 and under FREE, $5 Adults and $20 to participate. Graff Heads: Walls open at 12pm, bring your own paint.
Barricade Culture Shop is proud to announce The Evolve Tour with Iam Artson & Ricardo RocAny Romo of the Legendary Style Elements Crew with support from El Paso’s greatest Hip Hop duo Fuya Radio also DA the INM and Las Cruces Heavy Hitters Louie Woartwo Cisnerossi and Joey Djmoke Santos
8PM – 11PM $6 OBO to support the tour!
SUNDAY SERVUS 3PM-8PM $FREE
Come practice, learn, teach, create, build and water your roots! Hip Hop Culture is alive and well in Las Cruces, New Mexico and continues to reconnect our souls to our Indigenous Roots by Painting on Walls, Dance, Beats and Story Telling. Building community and showing respect to the pioneers that created these paths of what we call Hip Hop and exposing the new toes, Fingers, Ears and hearts that beat to the same vibe. In other words bring some paint, records, rhymes, blackbook, breaks or a skateboard and session out with us. There is a grill for food too if you just wanna roast some food and enjoy a great time.
MINI SKATE COMP
Any questions contact Saba Wear
This year will kick off with an Indigenous perspective about ARROWSOUL at the 3rd annual IWOK conference on
THURSDAY May 5th, 2016 held at New Mexico State University.Guest Speakers, Live art and Hip Hop performances
More info TBA…
FRIDAY May 6th @ 5PM will be the gallery opening for PICTOGRAFF: The Art of Warprayer at The Branigan Cultural Center and Museum in downtown Las Cruces. Works by ILASH, RELEASE, WOAR 2 and many more New Mexico based artists.
SATURDAY… May 7th @ 9AM – 2PM will continue with PICTOGRAFF’s Live Art showcase outside the Museum of Art during the Farmers and Crafts Market with Mural installation by participating artists.
*Selected walls throughout Las Cruces will be painted by local and visiting artists all day.
SATURDAY EVENING May 7th 5PM – 11PM
ILLEGAL? ART SHOW & BATTLE @ Barricade Culture Shop
Gallery Opening / Reception
DJ’s & Live Performances TBA
STREET SKATE COMP
*for battles and walls contact Saba Wear
While dealing with the current issues of mankind and all the wonderful inventions, poo-litics and mindblowing technologies that distract many from communicating with one another. There are a percentage of today’s population turning to a organically grown drug known as “Creativity”. Though found naturally in the human heart, it has been proven that a paintbrush, spraycan, camera lens, printing press, lead pencil, juicy markers etc.. can boost addictions and consume entire communities. Leading to a higher use of creativity and colaboration in children and elders.
Therapy sessions always include warm welcoming music and snacks.
We would like to thank the Guillotine Cartel for demonstrating the use of Creativity thru what is known as a microphone. Two people will produce live expressions and share with one another. Historically known as a RAP BATTLE or MC BATTLE
Followed by the use of turntables with DJ PERVEE and DJ TALES.
ALL AGES WELCOME
BRING YOUR OWN BROS
600 S SOLANO LAS CRUCES, NEW MEXICO
Good times traveling with the fam in our beautiful state! Thank you Native American Club of Western New Mexico University in Silver City and faculty that helped to create a presence of Indigenous Spirit in and around this institution. We had a great time inspiring the creative nature in all of us! Shout out to my dude Vicente Partido for taking the time to write this article! I was actually raised in Farmington, New Mexico and come from both Navajo and Jemez roots. Blessing and love to my family preparing for feast day tomorrow! We’ll be thinking of you!