Events

Boulder City

Boulder City Art Guild presents Drina Fried-Featured Artist in September

When:
9-1-2017 to 9-30-2017
Category: Gallery
City: Boulder City

Boulder City Art Guild presents their Sept Featured Artist Exhibit "Embellished Fabric Collage Productions" by Drina Fried.

ArtTrain

When: 9-30-2017
Category: Arts Advocacy
City: Boulder City

Enjoy an evening riding the rails of the Nevada Southern Railway out of Boulder City while enjoying the artwork of 20 local artists! Entertainment, refreshments and raffles included. Annual fundraising event to benefit the City Lights Scholarship Fund.

Carson City

Remembering the Great War: One Hundred Years Later

When:
4-18-2017 to 5-1-2018
Category: Gallery
City: Carson City

In remembrance of the centennial of the United States’ entry into the First World War on April 6, 1917, a new exhibit is opening in the South Gallery, “Remembering the Great War: One Hundred Years Later.” The exhibit features over thirty extraordinary and powerful images taken of the war by the

Industrial Art: Sports Edition

When:
6-5-2017 to 9-28-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Carson City

CCAI's "Industrial Art: Sports Edition" features the design work by five northern Nevada sports equipment designers and manufacturers. The participating businesses include Aviso Surf/Solution Marine, Burns Machining/Dirt Tricks, Sports Attack, The Cable Connection, and UCS Spirit. Each of these companies manufacture products with innovative design that apply to an array of sports equipment.

Tahoe Clarity

When:
7-13-2017 to 11-9-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Carson City

CCAI presents Dylan Silver's clear underwater photographs that give the viewer an unusual view of Lake Tahoe. As soon as Silver acquired his underwater camera, he shot for more than 60 days over the next two years and gathered more than 100,000 images. A reception for the artist is Tuesday, August 15, 5-7pm; the public is invited. The show is in CCAI's Sierra Room Gallery through November 9.

ART from UNR

When:
8-10-2017 to 10-19-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Carson City

CCAI announces its student exhibition, "ART from UNR", at the Community Development Building [the Brick], 108 E Proctor Street, Carson City. Thirty-six students collaborated to create the two sculptures. The Brick is open to the public daily, 8am – noon, 1-4pm. The free exhibition will remain in the building’s lobby exhibition space from July 11 through October 19.

Western Nevada College Galleries presents Gil Martin: Painting Wall

When:
8-28-2017 to 10-5-2017
Category: Gallery
City: Carson City

Western Nevada College Galleries is pleased to present abstract expressionist painter Gil Martin with his exhibit "Painting Wall".

Tours of Early Nevada Governors' Homes

When:
9-12-2017 to 9-26-2017
Category: Historical
City: Carson City

The Friends of the Nevada State Museum are offering 9 am tours of the historic homes of several early Nevada Governors on Tuesday, September 12 and September 26. Local history buffs Ron Roberts and Debbie Lane alternate as tour guides.

Silver State Art Festival

When:
9-23-2017 to 9-24-2017
Category: Festival
City: Carson City

The 2017 Silver State Art Festival ~ September 23 & 24, 2017

Frances Humphrey Lecture Series: Lake Tahoe’s Railroads by Stephen E. Drew

When: 9-28-2017
Category: Historical
City: Carson City

In the 1870s, the Nevada Comstock Lode created an insatiable appetite for Lake Tahoe's virgin pine forests. The timbers would shore up underground mining and build communities approaching 40,000 inhabitants.

Elko

Elko City Centennial Special Exhibit

When:
4-14-2017 to 10-10-2017
Category: Historical
City: Elko

Celebrate the century of Elko as an incorporated city (1917-2017). This special exhibit tells the story of progress over the past 100 years in objects, photographs, and text. Located in the Halleck Bar Gallery on the first floor.

Dennis Parks: Land, Language and Clay

When:
6-17-2017 to 12-9-2017
Category: Gallery
City: Elko

Dennis Parks: Land, Language and Clay, featuring the work of internationally-known ceramist Dennis Parks and son Ben Parks, both based in Tuscarora, Nevada. The exhibition is organized by the Nevada Museum of Art.

Way Out West: Images of the American Ranch, Photographs from the Farm Security Administration 1936-1943

When:
6-17-2017 to 12-9-2017
Category: Gallery
City: Elko

Way Out West: Images of the American Ranch, Photographs From the Farm Security Administration, 1936-1943, a rich and personal record of ranch life of the period.

Matt Downs and Muddy Boots & The Porch Pounders Concert

When: 10-28-2017
Category: Music
City: Elko

Don't miss Matt Downs and Muddy Boots & The Porch Pounders as they return to the Western Folklife Center G Three Bar Theater stage. It's a pre-Halloween roots and blues extravaganza howcasing instruments built at the Build Your Own Cigar-box Guitar workshop earlier in the day,

Henderson

Basin and Range

When:
9-22-2017 to 11-27-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Henderson

Nevada State College’s Office of Arts & Culture is pleased to announce the NTI-Traveling Exhibition, Basin and Range, curated by Checko Salgado and Jerry Schefcik, telling the story of a geographical province that covers more than 700,000 acres, now identified as the Basin and Range National

Annual Christmas Concert

When: 12-3-2017
Category: Music
City: Henderson

This will be our traditional Christmas Concert. We will be featuring Holiday favorites with plenty of opportunities for audience participation. This is always a fun event for all age groups.

Incline Village

Tortuga

When:
8-24-2017 to 10-6-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Incline Village

"Tortuga" features new work by 2016 POD Award recipient, Morrain Bauer-Safonova. Bauer-Safonova is an interdisciplinary, mixed-media artist who focuses on sacred geometry and indigenous cultures.

Las Vegas

New Upcoming Summer Shows

When:
7-6-2017 to 10-27-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Las Vegas

JULY at The Corner Gallery:
"AHIMSA" The Buddhist doctrine of refraining from harming any living thing.
Shed Skakeskin Art from Bethany Thomas and many art pieces from Sig Henriquez.
PLUS works by many other local artists.

Suitcase Full of Memories by Ronaldo Dizon

When:
7-13-2017 to 9-24-2017
Category: Gallery
City: Las Vegas

World traveler Ronaldo Dizon presents recent photographs he captured while in Afghanistan, India, Nepal, Myanmar, Bhutan, Thailand, Philippines, Galapagos Islands of Ecuador, Poland, Turkey, and South Korea.

Retrospective in Still-Life by Ken Kline

When:
7-18-2017 to 9-26-2017
Category: Gallery
City: Las Vegas

A native of Las Vegas, Ken Kline uses trompe l'oeil (French for "deceives the eye") techniques to create realistic still-life paintings of personal and family objects.

Las Vegas Lineup by Las Vegas News Bureau and Nevada State Museum

When:
7-25-2017 to 10-1-2017
Category: Gallery
City: Las Vegas

An interactive exhibit inviting viewers to help identify figures in vintage photos of Las Vegas.

Inspired by the Family Album by Elizabeth Casper

When:
8-1-2017 to 10-15-2017
Category: Gallery
City: Las Vegas

Casper's impressionist-style paintings depict moments inspired by photos of vacation scenes and children at play: images often found in family albums.

Strange Little Things by Melissa Russell

When:
8-3-2017 to 10-10-2017
Category: Gallery
City: Las Vegas

Strange Little Things is an exhibition of dream-like mixed media work exploring parts of the subconscious that are difficult to see and accept.

Cartooning the Presidency: A Cartoon Retrospective by Mike Smith

When:
8-4-2017 to 9-27-2017
Category: Gallery
City: Las Vegas

Nevada Humanities presents the exhibition Cartooning the Presidency: A Cartoon Retrospective by Mike Smith from August 3 through September 27, 2017, at the Nevada Humanities Program Gallery, at 1017 S. First Street, #190, in Las Vegas.

Coloring Life by Blanca Roa

When:
8-10-2017 to 10-22-2017
Category: Gallery
City: Las Vegas

Roa paints memories of her childhood reimagined in joyful light and color.

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