Events

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Sunday June 1, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Ongoing Programs

    Sunday Music Brunch

    Sunday June 1, 2014 / 10 am – 2 pm

    Enjoy live music and brunch every Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm presented by chez louie.  The menu features artful dishes, mimosas and a Bloody Mary Bar.  Museum members receive a 10% savings.  Reservations strongly encouraged at 775.284.2921.

    FREE General / FREE Museum members

  • Group Tours

    Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

    Sunday June 1, 2014 / 1 – 2 pm

    Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not needed.  Free with admission.

    FREE Adult Free

  • Film

    Maria Candelaria

    Sunday June 1, 2014 / 3 – 4:30 pm

    One of Mexico’s most beloved films, Maria Candelaria relates the tale of a young indigenous woman who becomes the unwitting victim of abuse and gossip. Participate in a conversation about the film after the screening. (102 minutes, unrated.)

    $5 Museum members

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Tuesday June 3, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Wednesday June 4, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Ongoing Programs

    Educator Evenings

    Wednesday June 4, 2014 / 4 – 6 pm

    Local educators are invited to this FREE special series on the first Wednesday of every month (excluding January and July). Join Charles N. Mathewson Curator of Education Colin M. Robertson for a presentation, discussion and activity based on the Museum’s collections and current exhibitions. A light reception will follow the presentation. Teacher in-service credit is available for participating in the Educator Evenings. Earn 0.5 teacher in-service credit for attending five Educator Evenings and 1.0 credit for attending ten from August 1, 2013 through July 31, 2014. Please check with the State of Nevada to see if credit may be applied to your area of licensure.

    Educator Evenings are sponsored by the Nell J. Redfield Foundation and the William G. McGowan Charity Foundation.

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    INACTIVE – Educator Evenings

    Wednesday June 4, 2014 / 4 – 6 pm

    Local educators are invited to this FREE special series on the first Wednesday of every month (excluding January and July). Program manager: Jacque Dawson / private cell: 775.544.7579

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Thursday June 5, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Ongoing Programs

    First Thursday

    Thursday June 5, 2014 / 5 – 7 pm

     

    Grab a drink, groove to the live music by Crush, and check out the galleries.

     

    Sponsorship provided by Barrick Gold of North America and hosted by The X 100.1 FM Radio and Great Basin Brewing Company. Wine bar by Total Wine and bottled water provided by Sam’s Club.

     

     

     

     

    FREE Museum members

  • Talks

    Meet the Artist: Stephen Galloway

    Friday June 6, 2014 / 12 – 12:45 pm

    Join photographer Stephen Galloway and Director of Contemporary Art Initiatives JoAnne Northrup for a dialogue about Stephen’s work, and ideas about making pictures of the natural world, in Place/No Place.

    FREE Museum members

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Saturday June 7, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Group Tours

    Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

    Saturday June 7, 2014 / 1 – 2 pm

    Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not needed.  Free with admission.

    FREE Adult Free

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Sunday June 8, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Ongoing Programs

    Sunday Music Brunch

    Sunday June 8, 2014 / 10 am – 2 pm

    Enjoy live music and brunch every Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm presented by chez louie.  The menu features artful dishes, mimosas and a Bloody Mary Bar.  Museum members receive a 10% savings.  Reservations strongly encouraged at 775.284.2921.

    FREE General / FREE Museum members

  • Group Tours

    Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

    Sunday June 8, 2014 / 1 – 2 pm

    Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not needed.  Free with admission.

    FREE Adult Free

  • Film

    Islamic Art: Mirror of the Invisible World

    Sunday June 8, 2014 / 3 – 4:30 pm

    This documentary film takes audiences across nine countries and over 1,400 years of history, exploring themes such as the Word, Space, Ornament, Color and Water and presents the stories behind many great masterworks of Islamic Art and Architecture.

    $5 Museum members

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Monday June 9, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Tuesday June 10, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Wednesday June 11, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Thursday June 12, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Group Tours

    Guided Tour

    Thursday June 12, 2014 / 6 – 7 pm

    Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not needed.  Free with admission.

    FREE Adult Free

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Friday June 13, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Group Tours

    Docent Guided Tour

    Friday June 13, 2014 / 10:40 – 11:20 am

    Docent Guided Tour

    $10 General / FREE Museum members / FREE Adult Free

  • Ongoing Programs

    Art Afternoon: Workshop and Social for Seniors

    Friday June 13, 2014 / 1 – 3 pm

    Seniors are invited to spend the afternoon at the Museum. Enjoy a guided tour and a studio art class along with light refreshments. Monthly tours and projects are designed for participants of all levels of experience and offer an engaging and interactive experience. These monthly sessions are held on the second Friday of each month. Registration is available online or day of.

    Art Afternoon: Workshop and Social for Seniors is sponsored in part by the Leonette Foundation Seniors and Art Endowment

    $6 Museum members

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Saturday June 14, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Ongoing Programs

    Hands ON! Second Saturdays

    Saturday June 14, 2014 / 10 am – 6 pm

    Hands ON! Second Saturdays
    TOPIC

    Enjoy  free admission and activities at the Museum and participate hands-on art projects and storytelling.

    SCHEDULE

    10 am – 6 pm | Free Admission for all Visitors
    10 am – 4 pm | Hands on project – Theater Lobby
    10 am – 4 pm | Hands on project – Redfield Learning Center
    10:30 & 11 am | Children’s Storytelling with Kathleen Durham – Altered Landscape Gallery
    1:00 pm | Public Tour (adult focus) – 3rd Floor
    2:30 & 3 pm | Children’s Storytelling with Kathleen Durham – Altered Landscape Gallery

    Support for hands/ON! is provided by the Leonette Foundation, the Sato Foundation, Art4Moore and City of Reno Arts & Culture Commission. Free admission on Second Saturdays is sponsored exclusively by the Nightingale Family Foundation.

    FREE Museum members / FREE Adult Free

  • Group Tours

    Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

    Saturday June 14, 2014 / 1 – 2 pm

    Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not needed.  Free with admission.

    FREE Adult Free

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Sunday June 15, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Ongoing Programs

    Sunday Music Brunch

    Sunday June 15, 2014 / 10 am – 2 pm

    Enjoy live music and brunch every Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm presented by chez louie.  The menu features artful dishes, mimosas and a Bloody Mary Bar.  Museum members receive a 10% savings.  Reservations strongly encouraged at 775.284.2921.

    FREE General / FREE Museum members

  • Group Tours

    Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

    Sunday June 15, 2014 / 1 – 2 pm

    Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not needed.  Free with admission.

    FREE Adult Free

  • Film

    Nosotros los Pobres (We the Poor Ones)

    Sunday June 15, 2014 / 3 – 4:50 pm

    We the Poor Ones, filmed in 1948 and directed by Ismael Rodriguez, presents a strong social commentary on the unfair treatment of poor people living in the city.

    $5 Museum members

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Monday June 16, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Tuesday June 17, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Wednesday June 18, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Group Tours

    Docent Guided Tour

    Wednesday June 18, 2014 / 1 – 2 pm

    Docent Guided Tour

    $10 General / FREE Museum members / FREE Adult Free

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Thursday June 19, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Group Tours

    Guided Tour

    Thursday June 19, 2014 / 6 – 7 pm

    Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not needed.  Free with admission.

    FREE Adult Free

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Friday June 20, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Talks

    Heba Mostafa: A Brief History of Islamic Architecture and Design

    Friday June 20, 2014 / 12 – 12:45 pm

    With a background in the urban design of Islamic cities, Heba Mostafa presents a brief history and meanings of Islamic architecture and urban design in relation to Doris Duke’s Shangri La.

    FREE Museum members

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Saturday June 21, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Group Tours

    Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

    Saturday June 21, 2014 / 1 – 2 pm

    Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not needed.  Free with admission.

    FREE Adult Free

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Sunday June 22, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Ongoing Programs

    Sunday Music Brunch

    Sunday June 22, 2014 / 10 am – 2 pm

    Enjoy live music and brunch every Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm presented by chez louie.  The menu features artful dishes, mimosas and a Bloody Mary Bar.  Museum members receive a 10% savings.  Reservations strongly encouraged at 775.284.2921.

    FREE General / FREE Museum members

  • Group Tours

    Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

    Sunday June 22, 2014 / 1 – 2 pm

    Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not needed.  Free with admission.

    FREE Adult Free

  • Film

    Tiny: A Story About Living Small

    Sunday June 22, 2014 / 3 – 4:30 pm

    What is home? And how do we find it? TINY follows one couple’s attempt to build a 120-square foot Tiny House from scratch with no building experience.

    $5 Museum members

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Monday June 23, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Tuesday June 24, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Wednesday June 25, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Thursday June 26, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Group Tours

    Guided Tour

    Thursday June 26, 2014 / 6 – 7 pm

    Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not needed.  Free with admission.

    FREE Adult Free

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Friday June 27, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Saturday June 28, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Group Tours

    Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

    Saturday June 28, 2014 / 1 – 2 pm

    Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not needed.  Free with admission.

    FREE Adult Free

  • Ongoing Programs

    Sunday Music Brunch

    Sunday June 29, 2014 / 10 am – 2 pm

    Enjoy live music and brunch every Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm presented by chez louie.  The menu features artful dishes, mimosas and a Bloody Mary Bar.  Museum members receive a 10% savings.  Reservations strongly encouraged at 775.284.2921.

    FREE General / FREE Museum members

  • Group Tours

    Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

    Sunday June 29, 2014 / 1 – 2 pm

    Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not needed.  Free with admission.

    FREE Adult Free

  • Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Monday June 30, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General


Exhibitions

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    Permanent Collection Galleries

    City of Dust: The Evolution of Burning Man

    through January 7, 2018

    For the first time ever, explore the remarkable story of how the legendary Nevada gathering known as Burning Man evolved through collaborative ritual from humble... more »

    Included with Admission

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    Nightingale Sky Room

    View from the Playa: Photographs by Eleanor Preger

    through January 7, 2018

    A decade ago, Eleanor Preger never imagined herself taking photographs at Burning Man. Highlights of this Incline Village-based photographer’s work will be on view... more »

    Included with Admission

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    Unsettled

    through January 21, 2018

    Unsettled amasses 200 artworks by 80 artists living and/or working in a super-region we call the Greater West, a geographic area that stretches from Alaska to Patagonia,... more »

    Included with Admission

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    Ugo Rondinone: Seven Magic Mountains

    through May 11, 2018

    Across the desert south of Las Vegas, Nevada, rises a large, colorful anomaly. Seven colossal stone forms defy gravity with their teetering formations. The... more »

    Included with Admission

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    Donald W. Reynolds Grand Hall

    Trevor Paglen: Orbital Reflector

    through September 30, 2018

    The fourteen-foot diameter Mylar balloon hanging in the Donald W. Reynolds Grand Hall is a model for a future artwork by contemporary artist Trevor... more »

    Included with Admission

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    Donald W. Reynolds Grand Hall

    Andrea Zittel: Wallsprawl

    through December 31, 2018

    Andrea Zittel’s Wallsprawl #4 (Las Vegas, Next to Nellis Air Force Base), is based on an aerial photograph of the southern Nevada military installation known... more »

    Included with Admission