Events

North Las Vegas

Desert Notes

When:
10-10-2017 to 12-30-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: North Las Vegas

In January of 2015, four artists who met at the University of Iowa while getting their MFA, spent ten days in the desert in residency at the Goldwell Open Air Museum. They returned in February of 2017 where they finished the work they began two years earlier.

Margaret Noble: Resonating Objects

When:
11-10-2017 to 1-20-2018
Category: Visual Arts
City: North Las Vegas

The College of Southern Nevada Department of Fine Arts will host an exhibition of interactive sound and light sculptures by California artist, Margaret Noble.

Marianic Parra: "In Dreamy Solitude"

When:
11-17-2017 to 1-27-2018
Category: Visual Arts
City: North Las Vegas

The College of Southern Nevada Department of Fine Arts will host an exhibition of drawing, painting and mixed media artwork by Béziers, France, artist and author Marianic Parra. Parra’s artwork explores the natural forms as Parra hopes to endear her work with graciousness, generocity and spirit.

Reno

Aloha Ukulele Club ! Come Enjoy!

When:
2-16-2017 to 11-23-2017
Category: Music
City: Reno

Ukulele is easy and fun! Sing and strum with us to classics from Don Ho to the Beatles. Family friendly, engaging and helps make you a better player! Creating community while preserving grassroots music, that's Mountain Music Parlor. Join us!

Making a Museum

When:
8-19-2017 to 12-9-2017
Category: Arts Learning
City: Reno

University Galleries welcomes visitors to observe museum staff preparing the museum collection to move into a new facility. Part of Sheppard Contemporary has been transformed into a working lab where the inner workings of the museum will be shared with the community.

Turning Over a New Leaf: Fabric Constructions by Lisa Flowers Ross

When:
10-16-2017 to 12-1-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Reno

Turning Over a New Leaf: Fabric Constructions by Lisa Flowers Ross features bright and bold abstract artworks using hand died fabric. Drawing upon themes of nature and daily observation, fabric and thread is transformed into simple shapes with an emphasis on line, color and composition.

Angles and Eaves: Deconstructing Architecture

When:
10-16-2017 to 12-1-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Reno

Angles and Eaves: Deconstructing Architecture features hard-edge acrylic paintings reflecting the architectural styles of California before the turn of the 20th Century.

Preserved: Limb, timber and tree-spirit

When:
10-16-2017 to 12-1-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Reno

Preserved: Limb, timber and tree-spirit features paintings of serene, color drenched environments exploring themes of nature. Artist Jennifer Kapnek uses layers of acrylic paint on recycled wood while incorporating natural elements to reflect concepts of history, endurance, and preservation.

Elements X 5: Walter McNamara & Lynda Yuroff

When:
10-19-2017 to 11-23-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Reno

Former University professor Walter McNamara and frequent collaborator Lynda Yuroff have created a new, two-person exhibition as part of University Galleries' exhibition series that investigates the permanent collection.

Wild Horses of Washoe Valley

When:
11-1-2017 to 12-31-2017
Category: Gallery
City: Reno

Art Exhibit at South Valleys Library Gallery by local photographer Marylou Schindler

Freedom of Expression Art Exhibition

When:
11-8-2017 to 12-9-2017
Category: Gallery
City: Reno

Sierra Watercolor Society returns with an exhibition of new watercolor paintings. Artists were invited to explore the theme of "Freedom of Expression" in landscapes, portraits, abstract, and other styles.

Sierra Watercolor Society Exhibit, Reception, Silent Auction & Raffle

When:
11-11-2017 to 12-9-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Reno

Exhibit of new original paintings by local watercolor artists. Artists reception/potluck open to the public December 2, 10 a.m.-noon. Silent Auction & Raffle to benefit Art Angels December 2-9.

MFA Midway: Mark Combs and Mahedi Anjuman

When:
11-13-2017 to 11-22-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Reno

Current second-year Master of Fine Arts in the Visual Arts students' group exhibition of current work demonstrating progress through the program. Featured artists include Mark Combs and Mahedi Anjuman.

Body Worship

When:
11-14-2017 to 12-1-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Reno

We are excited to have new work up in the Holland Project Gallery by Calgary based sculptor and installation artist, Svea Ferguson.

Multicolored Reflections of Self

When:
11-14-2017 to 12-1-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Reno

Young emerging photographer, Marjorie Williams, is taking over the hallway gallery space at Holland to showcase a new series of self portraits.

In a Broken World

When:
11-14-2017 to 12-1-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Reno

For the final Serva Pool exhibit of the year we have a banger for you! Reno-based artists, Ashley Westwood and Omar Pierce’s audio/visual installation titled, "In a Broken World", illustrates the hazy realms between their own recollections and experienced realities.

Succulence

When:
11-20-2017 to 12-22-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Reno

Succulence features work by local Reno artist Katera Neil. Neil is a mixed media artist whose work focuses on want, temptation, and the inevitability of rot. Her graphic sensibilities create a dialogue between her pieces and the advertising on which she comments.

University Symphony Fall Concert No. 2

When: 11-21-2017
Category: Music
City: Reno

This is the University Symphony’s second concert for the fall. It promises to be a musical experience for the ages.

Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol

When:
11-24-2017 to 12-17-2017
Category: Theater
City: Reno

Written by: Tom Mula
Directed by: Chad Sweet
Dates:
Evening Showdates: 11/24, 11/25, 11/30 (tt), 12/1, 12/2, 12/7 (tt), 12/8, 12/9, 12/14 (tt), 12/15, 12/16 @ 7:30pm
Matinee Showdates: 11/25 (PWYC), 11/26, 12/3*, 12/10, 12/17 @ 2:00pm

Buttcracker 8 The Biggest Little Buttcracker

When:
11-24-2017 to 12-23-2017
Category: Theater
City: Reno

Brüka Theatre proudly presents the ridiculous parody: Buttcracker 8 – The BIGGEST little Buttcracker in the world – a histerical, historical time travel adventure.

LIT @ NITE

When: 11-24-2017
Category: Literary
City: Reno

RENO'S RACY, RAUCOUS "ANYTHING GOES" READING + PERFORMANCE SERIES IS BACK!
'Tis the season of thanks. Let's get together and express-through poetry, song, skits, dance, what else?-thanks for our bodies. For our appetites. Our lovers. Our words.

RENT 20th Anniversary Tour

When:
11-24-2017 to 11-26-2017
Category: Theater
City: Reno

In 1996, an original rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway and forever changed the landscape of American theatre. Two decades later, Jonathan Larson’s RENT continues to speak loudly and defiantly to audiences across generations and all over the world.

Annual Student Exhibition

When:
11-27-2017 to 12-7-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Reno

End of semester exhibition of student art works. A mega-exhibition that is the highlight of the fall season.

Chamber Singers and Fall Symphony Choir: Messiah

When: 11-28-2017
Category: Music
City: Reno

The concert features performances from the University Chamber Singers, Symphonic Chorus and Concert Chorus, all under the direction of faculty member Paul Torkelson.

Joan Arrizabalaga: 4 Easy Pieces

When:
11-30-2017 to 2-23-2018
Category: Visual Arts
City: Reno

University of Nevada, Reno art department alumnus Joan Arrizabalaga will mount a solo exhibition as part of University Galleries' exhibition series that investigates the permanent collection.

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