Events

  • Ongoing Programs

    Sunday Music Brunch: Kat & Dave

    Sunday March 26, 2017 / 10 am – 2 pm

    Enjoy live music and brunch every Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm presented by chez louie.  The menu features artful dishes, mimosas and a Bloody Mary Bar.  Museum members receive a 10% savings.  Reservations strongly encouraged at 775.284.2921.

     

  • Group Tours

    Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

    Sunday March 26, 2017 / 1 – 2 pm

    Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not needed. 

    FREE with admission

  • Register Talks

    John Ott: Maynard Dixon and the Great Depression

    Thursday March 30, 2017 / 6 – 7:30 pm

    Ott explores the American West in his recent work, “Westward Contraction: Maynard Dixon Paints the Great Depression.” A scholar and specialist in American Art, John Ott, earned his PhD at UCLA in 2002, and is a Professor of Art History at James Madison University.  Join us for a conversation that links the artistic, social, historical, and geographic themes in the works of Maynard Dixon. 

    All Maynard Dixon public programs are sponsored by Enid A. Oliver, ChFC®, CLTC, Private Wealth Advisor, Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.

    $12 General / $8 Museum members

  • Group Tours

    Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

    Thursday March 30, 2017 / 6 – 7 pm

    Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Thursdays at 6pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1pm; and Sundays at 1pm. Reservations are not needed.

    FREE with admission

  • Group Tours

    Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

    Saturday April 1, 2017 / 1 – 2 pm

    Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not needed.

    FREE with admission

  • Ongoing Programs

    Sunday Music Brunch: Erika Paul

    Sunday April 2, 2017 / 10 am – 2 pm

    Enjoy live music and brunch every Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm presented by chez louie.  The menu features artful dishes, mimosas and a Bloody Mary Bar.  Museum members receive a 10% savings.  Reservations strongly encouraged at 775.284.2921.

     

  • Group Tours

    Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

    Sunday April 2, 2017 / 1 – 2 pm

    Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not needed. 

    FREE with admission

  • Register Ongoing Programs

    Educator Evening

    Wednesday April 5, 2017 / 4 – 6 pm

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

    A light reception will follow the presentation. Teacher in-service credit is available for participating in the Educator Evenings. Earn 0.5 teacher in-service credit for attending five Educator Evenings and 1.0 credit for attending ten during August 1 through July 31 timeframe. Please check with the State of Nevada to see if credit may be applied to your area of licensure.

    Educator Evenings are sponsored by the Nell J. Redfield Foundation, Reno Orthopaedic Clinic, McGowan and SWITCH.

  • Register Ongoing Programs

    First Thursday: UNR Jazz Band

    Thursday April 6, 2017 / 5 – 7 pm

    Grab a drink, groove to the live music, and check out the galleries.

    Sponsorship by Barrick Gold of North America. Hosted by The X 100.1 FM Radio and Great Basin Brewing Company. Wine sponsored by Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits. 

    $10 General / FREE Museum members

  • Register Pop-Up Gallery - Las Vegas

    Las Vegas First Fridays: Open House

    Friday April 7, 2017 / 10 am – 9 pm

    Hosted at our Pop-Up Gallery at 920 S. Commerce Street in Las Vegas, Nevada. 

    During First Fridays in the Arts District, visitors can enjoy extended evening hours in our pop-up gallery space.  Guests can experience gallery tours and meet the artists of Tilting the Basin; Contemporary Art of Nevada. Enjoy a live taping of special mini-episodes of the Podcast, Latinos Who Lunch with artist Justin Favela interviewing community members and Las Vegas artists.

    FREE General / FREE Museum members


Exhibitions


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