Events

  • Symposium

    D.I.C.E 2014: CRAFT

    Thursday September 18, 2014 / 2 – 8 pm

    DICE 2014: CRAFT brings together creatives, artists, and designers for a series of talks by speakers whose work explores ideas about craft in design, including award-winning landscape architect and planner Jim Stickley, lighting designer Charles Stone, and architect Tom Kundig. A curated selection of local videos about the craft of design in Reno rounds out the program, with a reception to follow.

    $60 General / $45 Museum members

  • Group Tours

    Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

    Thursday September 18, 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

  • Talks

    Black Rock Design Institute Presents: Tom Kundig | Olson Kundig Architects

    Thursday September 18, 2014 / 6 – 7 pm

    Highlighting the DICE 2014: CRAFT conference is a dialogue with internationally acclaimed architect Tom Kundig. Kundig has received some of the world’s highest design honors, including a National Design Award for architecture from the Smithsonian’s Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum and an Academy Award in Architecture. A limited number of individual tickets to this portion of the DICE program will be available for sale for those who cannot attend the DICE Conference.

    $12 General / $8 Museum members

  • Special Events

    Thursday Flight Nights with chez louie

    Thursday September 18, 2014 / 7 – 8 pm

    Wine and appetizer tasting with chez louie

    $32 General / $27 Museum members


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