Arts mixer celebrates “Cultural Resource Inventory of the Comstock”

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On Thursday, September 25, at 6 p.m., the public is cordially invited to the “unveiling” of the Cultural Resource Inventory of the Comstock. The Inventory is a project funded by the Nevada Arts Council and National Endowment for the Arts, and carried out by volunteers in the four communities of the Comstock – Silver City, […]

Statewide Recycled Art Contest

CARSON CITY, NV – The Nevada Recycles program has partnered with Las Vegas Sands Corp. to support a statewide recycled art contest to increase Nevadans’ awareness and interest in recycling. Entrants must be Nevada residents and projects must be composed of used recyclable materials.   Submission of entry form and photos of artwork are due […]

Sierra Arts Gallery presents “The Celestials”

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Joan Giannecchini, whose work has appeared in galleries and museums throughout the United States and Africa, exhibits several works in “The Celestials” series of images depicting Chinese of the “old west.” The exhibition is at the Sierra Arts Gallery (historic Riverside building), 17 South Virginia Street, in downtown Reno. It runs now through October 10, […]

Reno Little Theater launches 80th season with Glass Menagerie

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Reno Little Theater launches its 80th season this month, making the company Nevada’s longest-running community theater. This incredible milestone season kicks off with the Tennessee Williams’ classic “The Glass Menagerie” on Friday, September 12. Regarded by many as a staple of American Theatre, this production offers a fresh, new, and rich interpretation of a look […]

VIDEO: Drone’s view of Burning Man 2014

Burning Man aerial. Image; Wikipedia Commons.

Drone’s view of Burning Man 2014 from Eric Cheng. Aerial footage of Burning Man 2014. Shot with DJI Phantom 2 quadcopter, Zenmuse H3-3D gimbal, GoPro HERO 3+ Black, with DJI Lightbridge and Lilliput monitor as FPV and livestreaming solution. Some of this footage was streamed live to Burning Man’s Ustream live webcast during the event. If you’re interested […]

Open-call auditions for A.V.A Ballet Theatre’s production of The Nutcracker

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A.V.A. Ballet Theatre holds open-call auditions for The Nutcracker on Sunday, September 7, 2014, at the Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts, located at 100 South Virginia Street, in Reno (use Stage Door entrance on the corner of Center and State Streets). There is a $10 audition fee per person. For more information call 775-762-5165. […]

AIGA Reno Tahoe hosts documentary screening, music and poster show Aug. 28, 2014

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AIGA Reno/Tahoe, the professional association for design, is hosting an evening filled with music, posters and a screening of the documentary, “Just Like Being There” on Thursday, August 28, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. at Lincoln Lounge. The event will also feature screen printer and poster designer, Lil Tuffy and the owner of Rock City Posters, Scotty […]

Nevada Museum of Art receives $1 million grant

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The Nevada Museum of Art, Donald W. Reynolds Center for the Visual Arts, E. L. Wiegand Gallery, announced yesterday evening that The Robert S. and Dorothy J. Keyser Foundation has granted the arts organization $1 million to support both art collections and family programs over the next ten years. The announcement was made at the […]

Sept. 4 Art Walk adds new locations

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Art Walk Reno is expanding its footprint. The Art BLAST exhibit that is on display at the McKinley Arts & Culture Center, will be part of the Art Walk on Thursday, Sept. 4. Art Indeed! Sierra Memorial Art Space, a new gallery featuring abstract art at 142 Bell St., is also part of the walk […]

Deadline is Sept. 30 for artists to apply for Nevada Arts Council program to bolster arts in the schools resource

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Professional artists and ensembles of all disciplines are invited to apply to the Nevada Arts Council’s 2015-2018 Artists in Schools + Communities Roster.  The roster is designed as an online resource for schools, organizations and communities to broaden and diversify participation in the arts by engaging artists in educational and community cultural residencies and programs. Roster artists […]

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