What is Symphony 505?

Symphony 505 is an Albuquerque-based collaborative project that brings together two commissioned artists, Christopher Marianetti and Mary Margaret Moore, and a community of lowriders. Re-visioning, transforming, and signifying upon the roll of the car, and specifically, the lowrider, we will create our own genre of symphony/car show/ballet.  Utilizing the unique capabilities of each car and … Continue reading

Roots and Wings

Roots and Wings

We stopped by a car show happening today in the Walmart Supercenter on Rio Bravo and Coors that was held as a benefit for Mothers Against Drunk Driving.  I have to admit, my first true attendance to a car show!  These guys know their stuff and were ready to brave the full-on heat from 10am … Continue reading

Spinners

Spinners

It’s so peaceful sitting under the shade in the front yard at the Ulibarri’s house. Kimothy and his son Julian showed us their 4 cars, all stacked into the driveway. We cranked the sound systems, sounded the air horns, pumped the hydraulics and checked out the amazing interiors and artwork. The cars’ vibrant colors make … Continue reading