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Collection Spotlight: Lita Albuquerque, Stellar Axis

https://youtu.be/Md0QCcibUiQ Lita Albuquerque’s “Stellar Axis” installation was the first large-scale artwork created in Antarctica. This milestone of contemporary land art, widely acknowledged to be both a stunning and ecologically sensitive intervention on the continent, has received international acclaim. The archive for “Stellar Axis” is in the Collection of the Nevada

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Collection Spotlight: Sonia Falcone, Campo de Color (Color Field)

Bolivian artist Sonia Falcone creates an immersive sensory experience with her installation, Campo de Color (Color Field). This colorful, fragrant artwork was first on view during the 2017 exhibition Unsettled, which explored a super region called the Greater West. Now, Campo de Color is part of the permanent collection, thanks

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The Future Looks Bright

The creativity of the amazing young people in our community shines. Since 1999, Northern Nevada middle and high school students have submitted their original artwork to the Scholastic Art Awards. The Museum is proud to host this prestigious national program that honors America’s most gifted young artists. From more than

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A Message from David B. Walker | CEO

The Nevada Museum of Art will celebrate its 90th anniversary next year. During this time of quarantine, I’ve reflected on our institutional history and imagined life on the other side of this historic crisis. It’s interesting to note that the Museum was founded in 1931 by community volunteers during the

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