Very Few Tickets Left for Five-Year Edible Reno-Tahoe Magazine Celebration

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Fresh, seasonal, local food and drink will be the main highlights at the edible Reno-Tahoe magazine five-year anniversary party on Wednesday, April 22 (Earth Day) at Nevada Museum of Art in Reno. The museum’s beautiful atrium will be filled with guests enjoying a delicious evening. Talented Mark Estee, chef of chez louie in the museum […]

Artist Workshops with Sierra Arts

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Sierra Arts and Art Spot Reno are teaming up to present a series of artist workshops beginning Saturday, April 25. They’ve pulled together some of the brightest professional minds in Reno to share some of their trade secrets with the public, helping you grow as an artist or as a business owner. On April 25, […]

Nevada Museum of Art Announces Big Changes: Video and Photo Gallery Here

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The Nevada Museum of Art announced today a major overhaul of its top floor. Now open space, the museum’s roof its going to, in about a year, be completed encased in glass in order to accommodate year-round events. Watch the video and view the photos below. Photos by Emmett Edwards for ThisisReno. Video by Edwards […]

PHOTO GALLERY: Alchemist Theater Brings Inspiration

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Story and photos by Dana Nollsch Last night I had the pleasure of experiencing The Alchemist Theater; this is something I have done every month since they started, and  I look forward to having this experience every month. Let’s talk about what to expect when you go to The Alchemist Theater: the first thing you will […]

PHOTO GALLERY: “Winged Sculpture” Dismantled for Move to Bicentennial Park

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Down But Not Out The Portal of Evolution “Winged Sculpture” was dismantled this morning and is being relocated to the east end of Bicentennial Park. A dedication is being planned for the future. According to the City of Reno, “The Reno Arts and Culture Commission and Public Art Committee recommended the sculpture’s purchase and believe […]

Artist to share the art of making tule duck decoys April 17 in Carson City

Mike Williams will demonstrate the traditional art of making tule duck decoys April 17 in Carson City.

CARSON CITY, Nev. — Mike Williams, a member of the Fallon Paiute-Shoshone tribe, will demonstrate how he creates tule duck decoys in a free event from 3:30 to 5 p.m. April 17 in the Nevada Legislative Building, 401 S. Carson St. in Carson City. Williams is dedicated to creating accurate replicas of duck hunting tools […]

Local to Direct Adrien Brody in Film After Winning Kevin Spacey Film Script Contest

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WATCH A VIDEO ANNOUNCING THE WINNERS BELOW. Reno’s Travis Calvert is in Hollywood now preparing to direct Adrien Brody in a short film for a script that he wrote. “Back in January I entered Jameson’s First Shot screenwriting competition,” Calvert said. “It is a contest put on (by) Kevin Spacey’s production company Triggerstreet productions, where they seek […]

Winged Sculpture Downtown to Get a New Home: Details Here

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Statement from the City of Reno: On February 11, 2015, Reno City Council approved the purchase of the Portal of Evolution sculpture from artist Bryan Tedrick. The “winged sculpture” has been temporarily installed at City Plaza, across from Reno City Hall, since July 2012. At 8 a.m. tomorrow morning, crews will begin moving the sculpture to its new location on the east end of […]

World Record Store Day is Coming to Sundance

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First started in 2007, the purpose of Record Store Day is to celebrate the nearly 1,400 independent record stores in the United States, as well as thousands more around the world. Stores on every continent, except Antartica, will be participating in the event. Each store participating plans a variety of different activities including concerts, cookouts, […]

Reno Has the Best Stories: Local Lore and Storytelling at NMA, Urban Roots

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By Mackenzie Campbell for ThisisReno.com. Nothing sets our “Biggest Little City” apart from all the rest like food, beer and story telling. Come celebrate a weekend full of these great Reno traditions hosted by Urban Roots, the Nevada Museum of Art and The Folk & The Lore. Oral story telling is a powerful medium for the transfer of […]

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