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Ongoing Programs
Sunday August 25, 2019 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: The Socks

Chez Louie hosts live music and brunch every Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm.  With a refined menu of creative dishes, mimosas and a Bloody Mary Bar, Sunday Music Brunch is the perfect precursor to an afternoon in the galleries. Museum members receive a 10% savings. Reservations strongly encouraged at

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Group Tours
Sunday August 25, 2019 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday

Personalize your experience with a guided tour. A docent will guide you through the galleries, offering insight and history to the artwork on view. Guided tours are offered Saturdays at 1 pm, Sundays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 5 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are

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Group Tours
Wednesday August 28, 2019 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday

Personalize your experience with a guided tour. A docent will guide you through the galleries, offering insight and history to the artwork on view. Guided tours are offered Saturdays at 1 pm, Sundays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 5 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are

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Group Tours
Thursday August 29, 2019 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday

Personalize your experience with a guided tour. A docent will guide you through the galleries, offering insight and history to the artwork on view. Guided tours are offered Saturdays at 1 pm, Sundays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 5 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday August 29, 2019 5:45 – 7:30 pm

Early Childhood Education Roundtable

Educators are invited to these FREE monthly informative roundtables, which provide participants an opportunity to interact with art and each other. Each month, a different exhibition becomes the focus for discussion to support children’s learning through creative play in diverse early childhood settings. Registration is required. For questions, please contact Leah Sanders, Educational Consultant or

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FREE Members

Talks
Thursday August 29, 2019 6 – 7 pm

Georgia O’Keeffe: The Candid Camera with Dr. Ariel Plotek

From an early date, Georgia O’Keeffe’s reputation as an artist was tried to her image; a public person crafted principally through photography. Central to this was her relationship, beginning in 1917, with Alfred Stieglitz. But Stieglitz was not the only photographer who made her a frequent subject. Friends, including Ansel

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$12 General
$8 Members
$5 Student

Group Tours
Saturday August 31, 2019 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday

Personalize your experience with a guided tour. A docent will guide you through the galleries, offering insight and history to the artwork on view. Guided tours are offered Saturdays at 1 pm, Sundays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 5 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday September 1, 2019 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Tom Stryker

Chez Louie hosts live music and brunch every Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm.  With a refined menu of creative dishes, mimosas and a Bloody Mary Bar, Sunday Music Brunch is the perfect precursor to an afternoon in the galleries. Museum members receive a 10% savings. Reservations strongly encouraged at

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Group Tours
Sunday September 1, 2019 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday

Personalize your experience with a guided tour. A docent will guide you through the galleries, offering insight and history to the artwork on view. Guided tours are offered Saturdays at 1 pm, Sundays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 5 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are

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Group Tours
Wednesday September 4, 2019 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday

Personalize your experience with a guided tour. A docent will guide you through the galleries, offering insight and history to the artwork on view. Guided tours are offered Saturdays at 1 pm, Sundays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 5 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are

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Ongoing Programs
Wednesday September 4, 2019 4 – 6 pm

Educator Evenings

Local educators are invited to this FREE special series on the first Wednesday of every month (excluding January and July). Join Charles N. Mathewson Senior Vice President, Education Marisa Cooper for a presentation, discussion and activity based on the Museum’s collections and current exhibitions as they relate to teaching and

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday September 5, 2019 5 – 7 pm

First Thursday: Guitar Woody and The Boilers Featuring Melanie Hammond

Meet friends and explore the galleries at this lively social event featuring live music, performances and specialty refreshments.  Hosted by Great Basin Brewing Company and KTHX Radio, this long-standing gathering welcomes guests and members alike.  Wine sponsored by Whispering Vine Wine Company.

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$10 General
FREE Members

Art Bite
Friday September 6, 2019 12 – 1 pm

Georgia O’Keeffe’s Sky with Dr. Brett M. Van Hoesen

Georgia O’Keeffe saw the modern world in unique ways, including the way in which she perceived the sky. Blue tones, clouds, and unusual perspectives of the horizon characterize much of her work. This talk will focus on O’Keeffe’s representation of the southwest sky in her paintings and fashion as well

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$10 General
FREE Members
$5 Student

Group Tours
Saturday September 7, 2019 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday

Personalize your experience with a guided tour. A docent will guide you through the galleries, offering insight and history to the artwork on view. Guided tours are offered Saturdays at 1 pm, Sundays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 5 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday September 8, 2019 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Carolyn Dolan

Chez Louie hosts live music and brunch every Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm.  With a refined menu of creative dishes, mimosas and a Bloody Mary Bar, Sunday Music Brunch is the perfect precursor to an afternoon in the galleries. Museum members receive a 10% savings. Reservations strongly encouraged at

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Group Tours
Sunday September 8, 2019 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday

Personalize your experience with a guided tour. A docent will guide you through the galleries, offering insight and history to the artwork on view. Guided tours are offered Saturdays at 1 pm, Sundays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 5 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are

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Group Tours
Wednesday September 11, 2019 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday

Personalize your experience with a guided tour. A docent will guide you through the galleries, offering insight and history to the artwork on view. Guided tours are offered Saturdays at 1 pm, Sundays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 5 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are

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Group Tours
Thursday September 12, 2019 5 – 6 pm

Gallery Conversations in Spanish

Join us for a feature gallery tour and informal conversation completely in Spanish. Designed for native and non-native Spanish speakers alike. Reservations are not needed. Included with price of admission / FREE for students with ID  

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Group Tours
Thursday September 12, 2019 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday

Personalize your experience with a guided tour. A docent will guide you through the galleries, offering insight and history to the artwork on view. Guided tours are offered Saturdays at 1 pm, Sundays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 5 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are

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Film
Thursday September 12, 2019 6 – 7:45 pm

2019 Sundance Film Festival Short Films

The 2019 Sundance Film Festival Short Film Tour is a theatrical program featuring seven short films selected from this year’s Sundance Film Festival, widely considered the premier showcase for short films and the launchpad for many now-prominent independent filmmakers for more than 30 years. Fueled by artistic expression and limited

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$7 General
$5 Members
$5 Student

Ongoing Programs
Friday September 13, 2019 1 – 3 pm

Art Afternoon: Workshop and Social for Seniors

Seniors are invited to spend the afternoon at the Museum. Enjoy a guided tour and a studio art class along with light refreshments. Monthly tours and projects are designed for participants of all levels of experience and offer an engaging and interactive experience. These monthly sessions are held on the

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$10 General
$6 Members

Ongoing Programs
Saturday September 14, 2019 10 am – 6 pm

Hands ON! Second Saturdays

Estelle J. Kelsey Foundation Hands ON! Second Saturdays offers monthly free admission, hands-on art activities, storytelling, a docent-guided tour, live performances, and community collaborations.  “Art Investigators” provides children the opportunity to engage with Museum staff and take a closer look at artwork while engaging in a dialogue about key pieces.  New exhibitions,

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Talks
Saturday September 14, 2019 12 – 1 pm

Nevada Humanities Literary Crawl Keynote: Kiese Laymon on “Heavy: An American Memoir”

Nevada Humanities presents the Nevada Humanities Literary Crawl keynote event, featuring speaker Kiese Laymon, author of Heavy: An American Memoir.  In Heavy, Kiese Laymon writes eloquently and honestly about growing up a hard-headed, black son to a complicated and brilliant black mother in Jackson, Mississippi. A personal narrative that illuminates

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FREE General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday September 14, 2019 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday

Personalize your experience with a guided tour. A docent will guide you through the galleries, offering insight and history to the artwork on view. Guided tours are offered Saturdays at 1 pm, Sundays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 5 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday September 15, 2019 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Colin Ross

Chez Louie hosts live music and brunch every Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm.  With a refined menu of creative dishes, mimosas and a Bloody Mary Bar, Sunday Music Brunch is the perfect precursor to an afternoon in the galleries. Museum members receive a 10% savings. Reservations strongly encouraged at

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Group Tours
Sunday September 15, 2019 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday

Personalize your experience with a guided tour. A docent will guide you through the galleries, offering insight and history to the artwork on view. Guided tours are offered Saturdays at 1 pm, Sundays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 5 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are

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Group Tours
Wednesday September 18, 2019 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday

Personalize your experience with a guided tour. A docent will guide you through the galleries, offering insight and history to the artwork on view. Guided tours are offered Saturdays at 1 pm, Sundays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 5 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are

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Symposium
Thursday September 19, 2019 2:30 – 7 pm

D.I.C.E. | REDUX: A Conference for Creatives

D.I.C.E. (Design, Innovation, Creativity, and Energy) brings together creatives, artists, and designers for a half-day symposium featuring speakers whose work celebrates and advocates the value of good design. Join us for D.I.C.E. 2019 as we explore the theme REDUX. While the ideas of the past are always revived, D.I.C.E. will

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$65 General
$45 Members
$25 Student
$45 AIGA Member
$45 AIA Member

Group Tours
Thursday September 19, 2019 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday

Personalize your experience with a guided tour. A docent will guide you through the galleries, offering insight and history to the artwork on view. Guided tours are offered Saturdays at 1 pm, Sundays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 5 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday September 19, 2019 5:45 – 7:30 pm

Early Childhood Education Roundtable

Educators are invited to these FREE monthly informative roundtables, which provide participants an opportunity to interact with art and each other. Each month, a different exhibition becomes the focus for discussion to support children’s learning through creative play in diverse early childhood settings. Registration is required. For questions, please contact Leah Sanders, Educational Consultant or

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FREE Members

Art Bite
Friday September 20, 2019 12 – 1 pm

Artist Kellee Morgado on Consumption and Waste in the Fashion Industry

In 2017 artist Kellee Morgado along with a group of interdisciplinary graphic designers presented an exhibition “SEAM” designed to challenge and modify consumer behavior by altering unwanted clothing. Through screen printing, repairing and re-purposing clothing the group worked to transformed undesirable articles of clothing to pieces of value in a

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$10 General
FREE Members
$5 Student

Group Tours
Saturday September 21, 2019 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday

Personalize your experience with a guided tour. A docent will guide you through the galleries, offering insight and history to the artwork on view. Guided tours are offered Saturdays at 1 pm, Sundays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 5 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday September 22, 2019 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Tyler Stafford

Chez Louie hosts live music and brunch every Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm.  With a refined menu of creative dishes, mimosas and a Bloody Mary Bar, Sunday Music Brunch is the perfect precursor to an afternoon in the galleries. Museum members receive a 10% savings. Reservations strongly encouraged at

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Group Tours
Sunday September 22, 2019 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday

Personalize your experience with a guided tour. A docent will guide you through the galleries, offering insight and history to the artwork on view. Guided tours are offered Saturdays at 1 pm, Sundays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 5 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are

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Group Tours
Wednesday September 25, 2019 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday

Personalize your experience with a guided tour. A docent will guide you through the galleries, offering insight and history to the artwork on view. Guided tours are offered Saturdays at 1 pm, Sundays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 5 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are

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