Center for Art + Environment Blog

  • Tippet Rising

    May 8, 2018   |   By William L. Fox

    In mid-February I drove from Reno down through southern Nevada and Arizona to Tucson. In April I drove east to Salt Lake City and then north up through Wyoming and into Montana. I haven’t prowled around the West as much as I would have liked the last few years, so I was looking forward to... View Post

  • Across Time and Space

    Michael Heizer — Across Time and Space

    June 15, 2012   |   By William L. Fox

    In front of Reno’s downtown Bruce R. Thompson Federal Courthouse — and only a block from the Nevada Museum of Art — is the steel version of Michael Heizer’s Perforated Object. Created in 1996, the 27-foot-long sculpture is 9 feet 9 inches tall and 3 feet 4 inches wide. Its Michael Heizer’s radically re-sized version... View Post

  • Linda Fleming’s Drawing Retrospective in Fallon

    April 12, 2012   |   By William L. Fox

    Installation View Left to Right, Template, 2003; Stone Stairs, 2006; White Cave, 2006; Puddle, 2012 on floor The Oats Park School in Fallon, Nevada was designed in 1914, retired and eventually placed on the State and National Registers of Historic Places in 1990, and then in 1995 repurposed as the Churchill Arts Council’s multi-discipline cultural... View Post