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All ages celebrate Botero at the Nevada Museum of Art

By ThisIsReno


This week there is an event for every age at the Nevada Museum of Art – learn more about the cultural geographies of Latin America and Fernando Botero at this Friday’s Art Bite with UNR Geography professor Kate Berry. 

On Sunday, bring the kids for hands/ON! Sunday Family Program – mom and dad, brother and sister, aunt and uncle – everyone is welcome to enjoy this FREE gallery tour and hands/ON! Project.

Art Bite
Botero and the Cultural Geographies of Latin America
Friday May 21, 2010 / 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Join UNR Geography professor Kate Berry for an insightful visual tour to Colombia and Latin America through the Museum’s exhibition of The Baroque World of Fernando Botero. This half-hour dialogues invite guests to experience an informal and intimate introduction to works in the galleries. The Art Bite series is supported, in part, by the Gabelli Foundation.

$5 / $4 Museum members

 hands/ON! Sunday Family Program

Salsa Dancing
Sunday May 30, 2010 / 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Tour The Baroque World of Fernando Botero and learn the simple steps that make this Latin dance fun for the whole family. Admission to hands/ON! is free and is sponsored by the City of Reno Arts and Culture Commission, the Mathewson CLAT #5 and the Sato Foundation. One-hour sessions beginning at noon, 1 pm, 2 pm and 3 pm. Bring the entire family for this free, fun program featuring hands-on art projects and gallery activities for all ages. Space is limited to the first 60 participants for each hour of the program.