The Reno Sculpture Fest announced today its 2016 lineup of artists.
The event’s phase 1 roster includes sculptures, muralists and music artists appearing downtown from May 6 – 8, 2016.
Known for the “Daffodil” sculpture during the inaugural event in 2015, Peter Hazel returns with two new works. Bronze artist Mischell Riley will feature “Nails the Contraption.”
Others include designers Union Phi and iron workers Mountain Forge. Steam-punk cartoonist Killbuck, muralist Joe C. Rock and international artist J. Charboneau are also part of the 30-plus visual artists presenting in 2016.
The fest also features a free concerts on the downtown Reno ReTRAC main stage. Bands include Moondog Matinee, Mojo Green, Quickie Mart and The Rhino.
Whitney Peak’s Cargo, 1up, 3rd Street Bar and The Loving Cup will be featuring New Orleans’ BIG FREEDIA, electronic music heavyweight Kill the Noise, locals Hellbound Glory and Elephant Rifle, and West Coast bass DJs Dimond Saints, Lost City and M!NT.