Get ready for the party of the season at the Nevada Museum of Art. Designed for creative people of all ages, “Make Your Match” invites you to meet the new exhibitions through a multimedia experience in the galleries. On Friday, February 22 from 7 to 9 pm, Reno’s contemporary dance company Collateral & Co. will perform responsive modern dances in the galleries to soundscapes created by local artists. Meanwhile, in the Sky Room DJ Mojo Jojo will throw down beats guaranteed to light up the night.
Visuals by Rich Moore, s’mores station,
The Inside World: Contemporary Aboriginal Australian Memorial Poles from the Debra and Dennis Scholl Collection
January 19, 2019 – June 23, 2019
The Inside World: Contemporary Aboriginal Australian Memorial Poles from the Debra and Dennis Scholl Collection presents 94 works by contemporary Aboriginal artists from Arnhem Land. Traditionally, these poles—named l
The Contact: Quilts of the Sierra Nevada by Ann Johnston
February 16, 2019 – May 19, 2019
This exhibition features over 30 of Ann Johnston’s large-scale quilts inspired by the Sierra Nevada. Johnston’s quilts—made from cloth that the artist has dyed herself—make creative use of patterns and textures to create literal, abstract, and sometimes completely imaginative representations of the area. Using both machine and hand-stitching, the artist creates dimensional surfaces that reflect the varied geological makeup of the Sierra Nevada.
In Conversation: Alma Allen and J.B. Blunk
February 23, 2019 – June 23, 2019
Like a blind date, In Conversation