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A Celebration of Color at the May Museum (sponsored)


Reno, Nev. – The Wilbur D. May Museum is proud to present the new winter art show and sale from Sierra Watercolor Society. “A Celebration of Color” opened this week in the museum’s art gallery, featuring dozens of new watercolor paintings from regional artists. The show’s theme explores color in a variety of subjects, from landscapes to portraits to animals and more. Admission is free for the art show. All paintings in the exhibition are available for purchase. Visitors are also invited to vote for their favorite painting to win the coveted “People’s Choice Award.” Sierra Watercolor Society will hold a silent auction featuring even more works from Saturday, Nov. 27 through Saturday, Dec. 5. 

What: “A Celebration of Color” Show & Sale

When: Through December 5, 2021 

Where: Wilbur D. May Museum, Rancho San Rafael Regional Park, 1595 N. Sierra Street, Reno

Contact: (775) 785-5961 

About the Wilbur D. May Museum 

Located within Rancho San Rafael Regional Park, the Wilbur D. May Center is managed by the Washoe County Community Services Department and continues to receive generous support from the Wilbur May Foundation. Our mission is to preserve the life and legacy of Wilbur D. May through exhibitions and programs that stimulate curiosity in visitors of all ages. For more information visit www.maycenter.com.   

About Sierra Watercolor Society

Sierra Watercolor Society (SWS) is a nonprofit organization serving the arts in northern Nevada and eastern California. The mission of the SWS is to foster, sustain, and increase interest and skills in the art of water-media painting through the sponsorship of meetings, educational programs, displays, and exhibitions. SWS shares the common love of water-media among its members and the public and promotes the attainment and maintenance of a high standard of art by its members. For more information visit www.sierrawatercolorsociety.com/

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