Events

Reno

Youth Art Month Exhibit

When:
3-1-2017 to 4-28-2017
Category: Special Event
City: Reno

Arts for All Nevada at the Lake Mansion will be filled with colorful and imaginative children’s artwork as part of the annual nationally celebrated Youth Art Month.

Nature in Black and White by Barbie Crawford

When:
3-6-2017 to 4-21-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Reno

Gallery East in McKinley Arts Center hosts monochromatic photographer Barbie Crawford. Barbie Crawford is a professional photographer residing in the Lake Tahoe area, and creates detailed macro-photography portraits of the natural world around her.

Paint & Metal: Mahsan Ghazianzad and Grant Miller

When:
3-6-2017 to 4-21-2017
Category: Gallery
City: Reno

Metro Gallery in City Hall hosts Mahsan Ghazianzad and Grant Miller’s joint exhibition. Ghazianzad’s expressive abstract compositions seek to demonstrate emotions, thoughts, and sensations; they marry seamlessly to Miller’s three-dimensional sculptures, provoking thought, laughter, and wonder.

Hand to God by Robert Askins

When:
3-18-2017 to 4-8-2017
Category: Theater
City: Reno

In the devoutly religious, relatively quiet small town of Cypress, Texas, Margery is a widow whose husband has recently died. To keep her occupied, her minister, Pastor Greg, has asked her to run the puppet club.

Quynh Tran: “Not Here, Nor There”

When:
3-27-2017 to 4-6-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Reno

Annual thesis exhibition of artwork by graduating Master of Fine Arts student Quynh Tran. A series of multi-room installations that incorporate printed wallpapers, sculptural structures, light and sound effects to transform viewers’ experiences as they transition in between the gallery.

Katherine Fusco: “Images of Childhood in Black and White”

When: 3-29-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Reno

Art History Visual Culture Studies Forum Lecture series presents Katherine Fusco, assistant professor of English. Her talk tackles “Images of Childhood in Black and White.” The AHVCS Forum at the University of Nevada, Reno promotes current research in Art History and Visual Culture Studies.

Reception for Quynh Tran: “Not Here, Nor There”

When: 3-30-2017
Category: Special Event
City: Reno

Reception for the annual thesis exhibition of artwork by graduating Master of Fine Arts student Quynh Tran.

Public Lecture for Quynh Tran: “Not Here, Nor There”

When: 3-30-2017
Category: Arts Learning
City: Reno

Public lecture for the annual thesis exhibition of artwork by graduating Master of Fine Arts student Quynh Tran.

Performing Arts Series: Anoushka Shankar

When: 3-30-2017
Category: Music
City: Reno

Sitar player and composer Anoushka Shankar is a singular figure in the Indian classical and progressive world music scenes. Her dynamic and spiritual musicality have garnered accolades, including five Grammy Award nominations.

Spiritual Masterworks: Mourning-Healing

When:
4-1-2017 to 4-2-2017
Category: Music
City: Reno

The Reno Chamber Orchestra presents the UNR Chamber Chorale. The monumental Stabat Mater by the Czech master Antonin Dvorak is the centerpiece of this program. Written in response to the death of his daughter, Josefa, the composer delayed completion of the work.

Reno Chamber Orchestra/Chamber Singers and Symphonic Choir Concert

When:
4-1-2017 to 4-2-2017
Category: Music
City: Reno

The University of Nevada, Reno Chamber Singers and Symphonic Choir will join with members of the University voice faculty and the Reno Chamber Orchestra under the direction of Maestro Theodore Kuchar for a performance of Antonin Dvorak's “Stabat Mater.”

"SWAY - A Tribute To American Latin Jazz" CD Release Concert tour

When: 4-2-2017
Category: Music
City: Reno

International sensation and local treasure Erika Paul on keyboards and vocals is a 2017 Nevada Arts Council Jackpot grant, 2016 Sierra Arts Foundation "No Strings" grant and 2014 Nevada Arts Council honorary fellowship recipient for her artistic ability and community service in music pe

Argenta Concert Series: Cello Bello

When: 4-4-2017
Category: Music
City: Reno

The Argenta Concert Series concert will be dedicated to celebrating the beautiful sound, versatility, and limitless capabilities of the cello.

Additions: Recent Permanent Collection Acquisitions

When:
4-6-2017 to 5-18-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Reno

Over the past year, University Galleries has added three major collections of art in addition to several individual acquisitions to the Department of Art’s permanent collection.

Reception for Additions: Recent Permanent Collection Acquisitions

When: 4-6-2017
Category: Special Event
City: Reno

Reception for Additions: Recent Permanent Collection Acquisitions. Over the past year, University Galleries has added three major collections of art in addition to several individual acquisitions to the Department of Art’s permanent collection.

Valerie Cohen: “Tree Lines”

When:
4-6-2017 to 5-18-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Reno

Valerie Cohen’s exhibition Tree Lines corresponds with a forthcoming publication of the same name from University of Nevada, Press. Artist, writer, illustrator and environmental activist, Cohen is a renowned watercolorist and draftsman.

Reception for Valerie Cohen: “Tree Lines”

When: 4-6-2017
Category: Special Event
City: Reno

Reception for Valerie Cohen: “Tree Lines”. Valerie Cohen’s exhibition Tree Lines corresponds with a forthcoming publication of the same name from University of Nevada, Press. Artist, writer, illustrator and environmental activist, Cohen is a renowned watercolorist and draftsman.

Every Image Has a Story: Dotty Molt

When: 4-6-2017
Category: Gallery
City: Reno

West Gallery in McKinley Arts & Culture Center hosts fine art photographer Dotty Molt. Molt’s colorful and eloquent photographs demonstrate stories, open doors, and a journey of enlightenment.

Konah Zebert: “Desert as Home”

When:
4-10-2017 to 4-20-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Reno

Annual thesis exhibition of artwork by graduating Master of Fine Arts student Konah Zebert. “Desert as Home” reveals the human interaction in the desert lands surrounding Reno, Nevada, as well as the visual impact these activities incur.

Reception for Konah Zebert: “Desert as Home”

When: 4-13-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Reno

Reception for the annual thesis exhibition of artwork by graduating Master of Fine Arts student Konah Zebert. “Desert as Home” reveals the human interaction in the desert lands surrounding Reno, Nevada, as well as the visual impact these activities incur.

Public Lecture for Konah Zebert: “Desert as Home”

When: 4-13-2017
Category: Arts Learning
City: Reno

Public lecture for the annual thesis exhibition of artwork by graduating Master of Fine Arts student Konah Zebert. “Desert as Home” reveals the human interaction in the desert lands surrounding Reno, Nevada, as well as the visual impact these activities incur.

Artist Talk: Sean Caulfield

When: 4-13-2017
Category: Arts Learning
City: Reno

Sean Caulfield makes artist books, prints, drawings and installations that explore the impact of technology on the environment and on our bodies.

La Tragedie de Carmen

When:
4-14-2017 to 4-15-2017
Category: Music
City: Reno

Nevada Chamber Opera presents La Tragédie de Carmen (based on Georges Bizet's “Carmen”), the story of a doomed romance between a sensuous gypsy and Don Jose, a Spanish soldier whom she lures into her world.

"Eurydice" presented by the Department of Theatre and Dance

When:
4-14-2017 to 4-23-2017
Category: Theater
City: Reno

Called “rhapsodically beautiful” by the New York Times, “Eurydice” is Sarah Ruhl’s reimagined vision of the classic Orpheus myth. After her death on her wedding day, Eurydice finds herself in the underworld laced with deep memories and armed with the means to forget.

Percussion Ensemble and World Percussion Ensemble

When: 4-18-2017
Category: Music
City: Reno

The University of Nevada, Reno Percussion Ensemble will present a spring concert featuring large and small ensemble compositions. The University’s World Percussion Ensemble also will perform.

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