Bringing together visitor favorites alongside more recent acquisitions, Drawings: Selections from the Permanent Collection, highlights contemporary works on paper from the Nevada Museum of Art holdings of over 3,000 artworks. Each work in this small exhibition demonstrates exacting precision and a commitment to the fundamentals of drawing. Whether using graphite or ink to express a mood, create space, or tell a story, artists including Katie Holten, Anne Lindberg, Jack Malotte, Erika Osborne, Martín Ramírez, and the collective consisting of Wilson Díaz, Amy Franceschini and Renny Pritikin, have made drawing a vital component of their practice.
Selections from the Permanent Collection
IMAGE 1: Katie Holten, Reno, 2008, Ink on paper, 23 x 29 inches. Collection of the Nevada Museum of Art, Gift of the artist; IMAGE 2: Jack Malotte, Taking the Spirit out of Mt. Tenabo, 2012, Ink on paper, 52 x 60 inches. Collection of the Nevada Museum of Art, Museum purchase with funds provided by deaccessioning