Events

  • Talks

    Maya Lin: What is Missing and Lake Tahoe

    Saturday August 22, 2015 / 10:30 – 11:30 am

    Artist and architect Maya Lin describes her memorial project What is Missing? and its relationship to her commissioned artworks featured in the exhibition.

    $15 General / $10 Museum members

  • Talks

    Overflow Seating: Maya Lin: What is Missing and Lake Tahoe

    Saturday August 22, 2015 / 10:30 – 11:30 am

    A limited number of overflow seats in a simulcast space for the talk by artist and architect Maya Lin are now available. Don’t miss her talk as she describes her memorial project What is Missing? and its relationship to her commissioned artworks featured in the exhibition Tahoe: A Visual History.

    $12 General / $8 Museum members

  • Group Tours

    Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

    Saturday August 22, 2015 / 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.

  • Member Events

    Members Premiere – Tahoe: A Visual History

    Saturday August 22, 2015 / 6 – 9 pm

    This event is an exclusive benefit to current Museum members.  Meet artists, curators, and scholars contributing to Tahoe: A Visual History, and enjoy live music by the Grammy winning bluegrass band, The Steep Canyon Rangers.  Remarks and special acknowledgments at 6:30 pm in the Donald W. Reynolds Grand Hall.  Music at 7:30 pm. Please show a valid Membership card upon entry.

    Hosted by NV Energy

    Entertainment sponsored by Anne Brockinton Lee and Robert M. Lee

    SPECIAL OFFER:  This event is an exclusive benefit to current Museum members.  Renew or purchase a membership now using discount code TAHOE15 and get one additional month of membership free! CLICK HERE

    FREE 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