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Group Tours
Thursday April 2, 2020 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour

Ever wonder what you’re looking at in the galleries? Personalize and enrich your visit with a guided tour. Tours are provided by an exceptionally talented and knowledgeable core of docents. Reservations are recommended.  FREE with admission

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday April 2, 2020 5 – 7 pm

First Thursday: Decoy

Meet friends and explore the galleries at this lively social event featuring live music, performances and specialty refreshments.  Powered by Tesla, sponsored by Bank of America, and hosted by KTHX Radio and Great Basin Brewing Company, 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 April 3, 2020 12 – 1 pm

ArtCurious presents the Storied Origins of Duchamp’s “Fountain”

In 2004, a Tate Britain poll named Marcel Duchamp’s “readymade,” Fountain, as the most important and influential work of 20th century art. This work is already a shocker to many– it’s a urinal simply turned upside down and emblazoned with the pseudonym “R. Mutt”–is that art, some wonder, and many

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$10 General
FREE Members
FREE Student

Group Tours
Friday April 3, 2020 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour

Ever wonder what you’re looking at in the galleries? Personalize and enrich your visit with a guided tour. Tours are provided by an exceptionally talented and knowledgeable core of docents. Reservations are recommended.  FREE with admission

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Group Tours
Saturday April 4, 2020 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour

Ever wonder what you’re looking at in the galleries? Personalize and enrich your visit with a guided tour. Tours are provided by an exceptionally talented and knowledgeable core of docents. Reservations are recommended.  FREE with admission

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday April 5, 2020 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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FREE General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Sunday April 5, 2020 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour

Ever wonder what you’re looking at in the galleries? Personalize and enrich your visit with a guided tour. Tours are provided by an exceptionally talented and knowledgeable core of docents. Reservations are recommended.  FREE with admission

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FREE Members

Group Tours
Thursday April 9, 2020 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour

Ever wonder what you’re looking at in the galleries? Personalize and enrich your visit with a guided tour. Tours are provided by an exceptionally talented and knowledgeable core of docents. Reservations are recommended.  FREE with admission

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Talks
Thursday April 9, 2020 5:30 – 7 pm

Thought on Tap: Future Visions of Politics and People

Thought on Tap is a public engagement series organized by the Core Humanities Program at the University of Nevada, Reno bringing together diverse faculty, staff, students, and community members for important conversations around timely topics. On April 9, a special Thought on Tap will take place at the Nevada Museum

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FREE General

Art Bite
Friday April 10, 2020 12 – 1 pm

Georgia O’Keeffe’s Hibiscus and Plumeria: Abstraction, Nature, Place

Georgia O’Keeffe famously painted the flowers that grew in her gardens, so how did the tropical and exotic hibiscus and plumeria find their way into her work? Join Theresa Papanikolas, Ann M. Barwick Curator of American Art at the Seattle Art Museum, as she traces the genesis and development of

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$10 General
FREE Members
FREE Student

Ongoing Programs
Friday April 10, 2020 1 – 3 pm

Art Afternoon: Workshop and Social for Seniors

CANCELED: 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

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$10 General
$6 Members

Group Tours
Friday April 10, 2020 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour

Ever wonder what you’re looking at in the galleries? Personalize and enrich your visit with a guided tour. Tours are provided by an exceptionally talented and knowledgeable core of docents. Reservations are recommended.  FREE with admission

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Ongoing Programs
Saturday April 11, 2020 10 am – 6 pm

Hands ON! Second Saturdays – The World Stage

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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Group Tours
Saturday April 11, 2020 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour

Ever wonder what you’re looking at in the galleries? Personalize and enrich your visit with a guided tour. Tours are provided by an exceptionally talented and knowledgeable core of docents. Reservations are recommended.  FREE with admission

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FREE Members

Ongoing Programs
Sunday April 12, 2020 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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FREE General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Sunday April 12, 2020 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour

Ever wonder what you’re looking at in the galleries? Personalize and enrich your visit with a guided tour. Tours are provided by an exceptionally talented and knowledgeable core of docents. Reservations are recommended.  FREE with admission

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Group Tours
Thursday April 16, 2020 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour

Ever wonder what you’re looking at in the galleries? Personalize and enrich your visit with a guided tour. Tours are provided by an exceptionally talented and knowledgeable core of docents. Reservations are recommended.  FREE with admission

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Film
Thursday April 16, 2020 6 – 7:30 pm

Following the Ninth: In the Footsteps of Beethoven’s Final Symphony

Join the Reno Phil, the Nevada Museum of Art, and filmmaker Kerry Candaele for a screening of Candaele’s powerful documentary film – Following the Ninth. Described as “thrilling, smartly assembled and gracefully paced,” by the New York Times, this film follows Beethoven’s ninth and final symphony and its impact across

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$10 General
$8 Members
$8 Student

Group Tours
Friday April 17, 2020 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour

Ever wonder what you’re looking at in the galleries? Personalize and enrich your visit with a guided tour. Tours are provided by an exceptionally talented and knowledgeable core of docents. Reservations are recommended.  FREE with admission

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Special Events
Friday April 17, 2020 7 – 10 pm

Teen Art Night 2020

Join the Holland Project and the Nevada Museum of Art for our annual “teen-takeover” featuring live music, DJs, gallery access, interactive adventures, hands-on workshops, special performances and more! This year’s theme: HAIR – hair as material, a canvas, a symbol of rebellion, of new possibilities, an expression of identity, gender,

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$10 General

Talks
Saturday April 18, 2020 10 am – 12:30 pm

Museums as Public Squares

Museums around the country have become spaces where artists, scholars, and community come together in dialogue around civic and social issues. Join us for this conversation featuring the voices of artists Mildred Howard and Hung Liu, art historians and public officials to discuss how artists and museums can spark meaningful

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$12 General
$8 Members
$8 Student

Group Tours
Saturday April 18, 2020 10:30 – 11:30 am

Curious Kids Family Tour

Join us for a Museum adventure designed to spark curiosity. Families with children (ages 5+) can investigate the artworks in the galleries and explore the outdoor sculptures under the guidance of one of the Museum’s docents. Reservations are recommended. FREE with admission

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Group Tours
Saturday April 18, 2020 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour

Ever wonder what you’re looking at in the galleries? Personalize and enrich your visit with a guided tour. Tours are provided by an exceptionally talented and knowledgeable core of docents. Reservations are recommended.  FREE with admission

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FREE Members

Ongoing Programs
Sunday April 19, 2020 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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FREE General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Sunday April 19, 2020 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour

Ever wonder what you’re looking at in the galleries? Personalize and enrich your visit with a guided tour. Tours are provided by an exceptionally talented and knowledgeable core of docents. Reservations are recommended.  FREE with admission

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Group Tours
Sunday April 19, 2020 2:30 – 3:30 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 recommended. FREE with admission / FREE for students with ID  

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Group Tours
Thursday April 23, 2020 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour

Ever wonder what you’re looking at in the galleries? Personalize and enrich your visit with a guided tour. Tours are provided by an exceptionally talented and knowledgeable core of docents. Reservations are recommended.  FREE with admission

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Special Events
Thursday April 23, 2020 7 – 9 pm

EO Presents IN-Q

Join us for an interactive workshop experience in which you will take a different perspective on your life and story by exploring the moments in your life that have changed you. The workshop will be led by National Slam Poetry Champion IN-Q, who was recently named one of Oprah Winfrey’s

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$25 General
$20 Members

Art Bite
Friday April 24, 2020 12 – 1 pm

Curator Walkthrough: JoAnne Northrup on: “The World Stage”

Join us for an exhibition walkthrough of “The World Stage, Contemporary Art from the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation” led by JoAnne Northrup, Curatorial Director and Curator of Contemporary Art. Guests will enjoy a guided walkthrough of the exhibition which includes canonical 20th century artists such

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$10 General
FREE Members
FREE Student

Group Tours
Friday April 24, 2020 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour

Ever wonder what you’re looking at in the galleries? Personalize and enrich your visit with a guided tour. Tours are provided by an exceptionally talented and knowledgeable core of docents. Reservations are recommended.  FREE with admission

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Group Tours
Saturday April 25, 2020 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour

Ever wonder what you’re looking at in the galleries? Personalize and enrich your visit with a guided tour. Tours are provided by an exceptionally talented and knowledgeable core of docents. Reservations are recommended.  FREE with admission

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FREE Members

Ongoing Programs
Sunday April 26, 2020 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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FREE General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Sunday April 26, 2020 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour

Ever wonder what you’re looking at in the galleries? Personalize and enrich your visit with a guided tour. Tours are provided by an exceptionally talented and knowledgeable core of docents. Reservations are recommended.  FREE with admission

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FREE Members

Group Tours
Thursday April 30, 2020 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour

Ever wonder what you’re looking at in the galleries? Personalize and enrich your visit with a guided tour. Tours are provided by an exceptionally talented and knowledgeable core of docents. Reservations are recommended.  FREE with admission

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday April 30, 2020 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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Special Events
Thursday April 30, 2020 7:30 – 9:30 pm

Reno Jazz Orchestra Presents: “New Directions”

The Reno Jazz Orchestra’s “New Directions” project is a look into the future of jazz orchestras.  How will they look and sound in the near future?  Directed by composer/trumpeter Julien Knowles, the sixteen-piece ensemble consists of musicians of all ages and musical backgrounds, with diverse musical careers that span jazz,

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$30 General
$25 Members
$20 Student

Group Tours
Friday May 1, 2020 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour

Ever wonder what you’re looking at in the galleries? Personalize and enrich your visit with a guided tour. Tours are provided by an exceptionally talented and knowledgeable core of docents. Reservations are recommended.  FREE with admission

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Group Tours
Saturday May 2, 2020 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour

Ever wonder what you’re looking at in the galleries? Personalize and enrich your visit with a guided tour. Tours are provided by an exceptionally talented and knowledgeable core of docents. Reservations are recommended.  FREE with admission

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FREE Members