Premiere lecture: Phillip Dennis Cate on “Toulouse-Lautrec and La Vie Moderne” – at the Nevada Museum of Art

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NEVADA MUSEUM OF ART NEWS RELEASE – Thursday, November 14, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., join the Nevada Museum of Art for its “Premiere lecture: Phillip Dennis Cate on Toulouse-Lautrec and La Vie Moderne.” Phillip Dennis Cate, curator of internationally-travelling exhibition Toulouse-Lautrec and La Vie Moderne, and editor of accompanying catalogue, explores the too-short […]

“Toulouse-Lautrec and La Vie Moderne: Paris 1880-1910” – at the Nevada Museum of Art

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NEVADA MUSEUM OF ART NEWS RELEASE – Through January 19, 2014, the Nevada Museum of Art proudly features the exhibition, “Toulouse-Lautrec and La Vie Moderne: Paris 1880-1910.” Drawn from prestigious private collections, the artworks in this exhibition were made by a generation of Paris-based avant-garde artists—including the legendary Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. This exhibition is organized […]

Paris comes to Reno with “Toulouse-Lautrec and La Vie Moderne: Paris 1880-1910”

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NMA NEWS — The Nevada Museum of Art is the inaugural stop on the international tour of the exhibition Toulouse-Lautrec and La Vie Moderne: Paris 1880-1910. On view through January 19, 2014, the exhibition celebrates the broad spectrum of avant-garde artists at the center of the Parisian artistic and cultural scene at the turn of […]

Biggest “Icons of NV” on a little canvas

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Sierra Arts Foundation’s biannual Biggest Little Art Show, celebrating miniature format works since 1994, explores the concept of “Icons of NV” in this year’s exhibition. Running December 4 through January 3, the show features work from 40 artists representing, re-imagining, and rediscovering icons of Nevada using a playing card-sized canvas, board, or paper 2.25 by […]

“Peanutcracker” opens December 6 – special version of the “The Nutcracker” designed for young children

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SIERRA NEVADA BALLET NEWS RELEASE – The Sierra Nevada Ballet will present the popular “Peanutcracker – The Story in Nut Shell” on December 6 and 7 in Carson City and December 17, in Reno. Based on Lev Ivanov‘s original ballet “The Nutcracker,” Peanutcracker is a shorter, 45-minute narrated version that is “designed for families with […]

“Battle Born, Nevada Proud” art exhibition at Wilbur D. May Museum

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WILBUR D. MAY MUSEUM NEWS RELEASE – The Wilbur D. May Museum is proud to kick off the sesquicentennial year with a new art exhibit and sale from the Sierra Watercolor Society. The “Battle Born, Nevada Proud” show features dozens of regional artists who captured historical impressions of the state in watercolor – focusing on […]

November arts news and events at UNR

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UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA RENO NEWS RELEASE — The University of Nevada, Reno School of the Arts celebrates November with events featuring students, visiting artists, faculty and staff. A few of the month’s highlighted events include musica intima presented by the Performing Arts Series, Heeseop Yoon: Found in Lost Exhibition in the Sheppard Contemporary gallery, and […]

BLM photo contest winners announced

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BLM NEWS — The Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Nevada has selected the winners of the Nevada 150 Photo Contest. The contest is a part of BLM’s participation in Nevada’s 150th Year Sesquicentennial. The photos highlight adventures, activities and historic sites on public lands. The winners were selected from over 300 entries and will be […]