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Hours of Operation
Sunday January 1, 2017 10 am – 6 pm

MUSEUM CLOSED – New Year’s Day

The Museum is closed in observance of the holiday.

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Group Tours
Thursday May 25, 2017 6 – 7 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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

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Film
Thursday May 25, 2017 6 – 8 pm

3-Minute Film Competition Screening

NOTE: This event has sold out online. There will be a handful of tickets available at the door. A free simulcast of the 3-Minute Film Competition will take place in the Founders’ Room this evening. Seating is limited for the simulcast. Local filmmakers of all ages were invited to submit

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$5 General

Group Tours
Saturday May 27, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday May 28, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Carolyn Dolan

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday May 28, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday June 4, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Mel Wade

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday June 4, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Ongoing Programs
Wednesday June 7, 2017 4 – 6 pm

Educator Evening

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

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Film
Wednesday June 14, 2017 6 – 7:30 pm

Are You Really My Friend? The movie.

In 2011, photographer Tanja Alexia Hollander set out to differentiate the real from the virtual by photographing all 626 of her Facebook friends and exploring the meaning of friendship in the era of social media. Over the course of 5 years, she traveled around the country and around the world,

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$7 General
$5 Members

Group Tours
Thursday June 15, 2017 6 – 7 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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

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Talks
Thursday June 15, 2017 6 – 7 pm

The Nuclear Landscape

Peter Goin is a photographer best known for his work with transformed landscapes and is currently serving as Foundation Professor of Art in Photography and Time Based Media/(Videography) at the University of Nevada, Reno. Join Peter as he discusses his Nuclear Landscapes, featured in the Museums Altered Landscape collection, and

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$12 General
$8 Members

Ongoing Programs
Sunday June 18, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Colin Ross

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday June 18, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Group Tours
Thursday June 22, 2017 6 – 7 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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

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Talks
Thursday June 22, 2017 6 – 7 pm

Capturing Lake Tahoe

Thomas Bachand has been a professional photographer for over twenty years. His photography of Lake Tahoe captures the allure and fragility of this beloved landmark and destination. Join Tom as he explores his own body of work, the historic photography of Carleton Watkins, and how photography informs our perception of

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$12 General
$8 Members

Group Tours
Saturday June 24, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday June 25, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: The Socks

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday June 25, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Group Tours
Thursday June 29, 2017 6 – 7 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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

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Group Tours
Saturday July 1, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Talks
Saturday July 1, 2017 2 – 3 pm

Harnessing the Wind

Deon Reynolds is a photographer based in Eureka, Nevada, whose curiosity allows him to find quirky and unusual aspects in the wide-open spaces of the West.  His work, archived in the Center for Art + Environment, reveals the intricate engineering behind wind turbines while capturing the character of the land

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$12 General
$8 Members

Ongoing Programs
Sunday July 2, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Lee Edwards

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday July 2, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Hours of Operation
Tuesday July 4, 2017 10 am – 6 pm

MUSEUM CLOSED

The Museum is closed in observance of the holiday.

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday July 6, 2017 5 – 7 pm

First Thursday Burning Man Celebration

Join us for the opening celebration of City of Dust: The Evolution of Burning Man at First Thursday. Preview your playa persona, enjoy live music by Dingo Weasel, and view the Nautilus Submarine art car. Membership Host: NV Energy Gift: Barrick Gold of North America. Hosts: The X 100.1 FM

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$10 General
FREE Members

Ongoing Programs
Saturday July 8, 2017 10 am – 6 pm

Barrio Block Party

Presented by Bank of America Join us for a blowout summer block party! Enjoy a free day at the Museum, live performances, food and craft vendors and hands-on art projects. Have your face painted, tour the galleries, drop in the E.L. Cord Museum School for free art projects while enjoying

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday July 9, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Judith & Rocky

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday July 9, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Group Tours
Thursday July 13, 2017 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 not required. Included with price of admission / FREE for students with ID  

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Group Tours
Thursday July 13, 2017 6 – 7 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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

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Talks
Thursday July 13, 2017 6 – 7 pm

Building the City of Dust

Will Roger Peterson discovered Burning Man in 1994 and founded the Black Rock City Department of Public Works — a team of several hundred people responsible for pre-event and post-event construction logistics and production. Join Will as he shares stories about the creation, civic design, and future of Black Rock

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$12 General
$8 Members

Ongoing Programs
Friday July 14, 2017 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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$7 General
$6 Members

Group Tours
Saturday July 15, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday July 16, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Colin Ross

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday July 16, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Group Tours
Thursday July 20, 2017 6 – 7 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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

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Film
Thursday July 20, 2017 6 – 8 pm

Struggle & Hope

Among the wealth of untold stories in American history is the rise and slow disappearance of all-black towns that sprung up following the end of the Civil War. This feature-length documentary mines the stories of the last-remaining residents, while charting their heroic efforts to ensure their independence, and hopes for

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$7 General
$5 Members

Group Tours
Saturday July 22, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Talks
Saturday July 22, 2017 2 – 3 pm

Art on the Playa and Beyond: Community, Participation and Interactivity

Crimson Rose joins Maria Partridge to tell the story of public art and civic activity in Black Rock City and beyond. Interactive Community Collaboration is the context for creativity that blurs the distinction between audience and art form. People are transformed from spectator to participant and are given permission to

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$12 General
$8 Members

Ongoing Programs
Sunday July 23, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Chuck Hughes Band

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday July 23, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Special Events
Thursday July 27, 2017 4 – 8 pm

MidTown Art Walk

In celebration of Artown the Museum will offer FREE admission to Midtown Art Walk participants, offering the chance to explore City of Dust: The Evolution of Burning Man. Guests are welcome to join artist Jessica Rath from 6 – 8 pm as she premiers her experimental film, Last of the Herd,

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FREE General

Group Tours
Thursday July 27, 2017 6 – 7 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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

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Talks
Thursday July 27, 2017 6 – 8 pm

Shifting Habitats

Your world is a façade created by human sensory and social perception. There are millions of other species who are having a much different experience of this world. Jessica Rath considers how the aesthetics of agricultural production and human containment of the landscape effect non-human species. Join Jessica as she

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$12 General
$8 Members

Group Tours
Saturday July 29, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Special Events
Saturday July 29, 2017 6 – 11 pm

High and Dry: Summer Ride

High & Dry is a collaborative, multi-faceted summer event designed to explore and celebrate high desert life – the culture, the history, the mysticism, and our relationship to land, water, and the harsh environment. The event begins at the Holland Project (140 Vesta Street) and participants will journey to the

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday July 30, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday July 30, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Ongoing Programs
Wednesday August 2, 2017 4 – 6 pm

Educator Evening

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

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday August 3, 2017 5 – 7 pm

First Thursday: The Coney Dogs

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. 

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$10 General
FREE Members

Talks
Friday August 4, 2017 12 – 1 pm

Ladybee on Playa Made Jewelry

Jewelry epitomizes the spirit of Burning Man’s gift economy and honors the creative spirit of those who make it.  Join Christine “Ladybee” Kristen for a conversation about her personal collection of jewelry, the makers featured in her collection, and her recent book The Jewelry of Burning Man.

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$10 General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday August 5, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday August 6, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Erika Paul

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.  

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Special Events
Sunday August 6, 2017 10:30 am – 1 pm

Shooting Stars at the Nightingale Sky Room

In this cocktail brunch and chamber concert in partnership with Classical Tahoe, audiences are treated to Hungarian composer Ligeti’s six spirited pieces for Woodwind Quintet; like flashes in a midnight sky, these delightful miniatures will transport you. And the remarkable sound of eight string players performing Felix Mendelssohn’s brilliant Octet

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Group Tours
Sunday August 6, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Ongoing Programs
Friday August 11, 2017 1 – 3 pm

Art Afternoon: Workshop and Social for Seniors

This month’s Art Afternoon has sold out. Please click here to pre-register for our next session on Friday, September 8. 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

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$7 General
$6 Members

Ongoing Programs
Saturday August 12, 2017 10 am – 6 pm

Hands ON! Second Saturdays

The Hands ON! on Second Saturdays program offers monthly free admission, hands-on art activities, storytelling, a docent-guided tour, live performances, and community collaborations.  “Art Investigators” which provides children the opportunity to engage with Museum staff and take a closer look at selected artworks while engaging in a dialogue about the

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Group Tours
Saturday August 12, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday August 13, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Impromptu

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday August 13, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Group Tours
Thursday August 17, 2017 6 – 7 pm

CANCELLED: Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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

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Talks
Thursday August 17, 2017 6 – 7 pm

John Law on Tales of the San Francisco Cacophony Society

John Law is an American artist, prankster, and an original member of the Cacophony Society and Suicide Club. Along with Michael Mikel and Larry Harvey, Law co-founded The Burning Man Festival in the early 1990s. Law has not attended Burning Man since 1996. Join the San Francisco native for a

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$12 General
$8 Members

Group Tours
Saturday August 19, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Talks
Saturday August 19, 2017 5 – 8:30 pm

The Folk & the Lore: The Playa

From the creative mind of Jessi LeMay comes the storytelling and narrative filmmaking project The Folk & the Lore. This multimedia project aims to collect, archive, and tell stories from Reno and throughout the region through photography, short films, and live storytelling events that will be held regularly at the

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$12 General
$8 Members

Ongoing Programs
Sunday August 20, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Colin Ross

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday August 20, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Talks
Sunday August 20, 2017 4 – 5 pm

Leo Villareal on Black Rock to Bridges

Leo Villareal is a pioneer in the use of LEDs and custom computer software and is best known for his light sculptures and architectural, site-specific works. He first attended Burning Man in 1994, which inspired him to begin creating immersive experiences on a larger scale. Join Villareal as he discusses

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$12 General
$8 Members

Ongoing Programs
Thursday August 24, 2017 5:45 – 7:30 pm

Early Childhood Education Roundtable

Educators are invited to these FREE monthly roundtables, which provide participants an opportunity to interact with art and each other. Principles of design, interactive activities, and implications for teaching and learning inform the discussion about dynamic multi-modal learning that results from creative play and inquiry-based early childhood experiences. Registration is required. For questions, please contact

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FREE Members

Group Tours
Thursday August 24, 2017 6 – 7 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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

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Talks
Thursday August 24, 2017 6 – 7 pm

Harrod Blank in Conversation with Philo Northrup on Wild Wheels: Celebrating the Art Car

Harrod Blank has been making and documenting Art Cars for 35 years.  When he brought his art car “Oh My God!” to Burning Man in 1993 he also began filming on what would become an epic film project about the event 25 years in the making.  Harrod established Art Car

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$12 General
$8 Members

Group Tours
Saturday August 26, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday August 27, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday August 27, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Group Tours
Thursday August 31, 2017 6 – 7 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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

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Group Tours
Saturday September 2, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday September 3, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Reno Sax Man

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday September 3, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Hours of Operation
Tuesday September 5, 2017 10 am – 6 pm

MUSEUM OPEN: Burning Man Day

In the spirit of Burning Man, and in celebration of City of Dust: The Evolution of Burning Man, the Museum will be open the day after Labor Day to accommodate burners returning from the playa. Admission is FREE, but donations are accepted.

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Ongoing Programs
Wednesday September 6, 2017 4 – 6 pm

Educator Evening

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

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday September 7, 2017 5 – 7 pm

First Thursday: The Sextones

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. 

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$10 General
FREE Members

Ongoing Programs
Friday September 8, 2017 1 – 3 pm

Art Afternoon: Workshop and Social for Seniors

NOTE: The September 8 session of Art Afternoon has sold out. To register for the October 13 session, please click here. 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

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$7 General
$6 Members

Ongoing Programs
Saturday September 9, 2017 10 am – 6 pm

Hands ON! Second Saturdays

The Hands ON! on Second Saturdays program offers monthly free admission, hands-on art activities, storytelling, a docent-guided tour, live performances, and community collaborations.  “Art Investigators” which provides children the opportunity to engage with Museum staff and take a closer look at selected artworks while engaging in a dialogue about the

More Info
Group Tours
Saturday September 9, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday September 10, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Carolyn Dolan

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday September 10, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Group Tours
Thursday September 14, 2017 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 not required. Included with price of admission / FREE for students with ID  

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Group Tours
Thursday September 14, 2017 6 – 7 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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

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Talks
Thursday September 14, 2017 6 – 7 pm

Deborah A. Boehm and Carolyn L. White: Archaeology and Ethnography of Black Rock City

Cultural anthropologist Deborah A. Boehm and archaeologist Carolyn L. White from the University Nevada, Reno will discuss their multi-year, cross-disciplinary approach to studying Black Rock City and its inhabitants. Hear stories about the information they collect and analyze to understand the city and community of Burning Man.

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$12 General
$8 Members

Group Tours
Saturday September 16, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Talks
Saturday September 16, 2017 1 – 3 pm

Marian Goodell on the Films and Shorts of Burning Man

Marian Goodell first attended Burning Man in 1995, and in 1997 co-founded Black Rock City, LLC. Marian developed Burning Man’s media policies and built its communications team. Today, as CEO of the nonprofit Burning Man Project, Marian oversees 100 employees and a $40 million operating budget in an effort to

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$12 General
$8 Members

Talks
Saturday September 16, 2017 6 – 7:30 pm

Nevada Humanities Literary Crawl Keynote Event: An Evening with Adam Johnson

NOTE: Registration for this event is now full. To view the full schedule of Literary Crawl activities, please visit nevadahumanities.org Join us for Nevada Humanities Literary Crawl Keynote Event: An Evening with Adam Johnson. The evening features award-winning novelist Adam Johnson reading from his recent work. Johnson is the author

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FREE General
FREE Members

Ongoing Programs
Sunday September 17, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Colin Ross

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday September 17, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday September 21, 2017 5:45 – 7:30 pm

Early Childhood Education Roundtable

Educators are invited to these FREE monthly roundtables, which provide participants an opportunity to interact with art and each other. Principles of design, interactive activities, and implications for teaching and learning inform the discussion about dynamic multi-modal learning that results from creative play and inquiry-based early childhood experiences. Registration is required. For questions, please contact

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FREE Members

Group Tours
Thursday September 21, 2017 6 – 7 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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

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Special Events
Thursday September 21, 2017 6 – 9 pm

The Brewer’s Cabinet Beer Dinner at chez louie

Join chez louie executive chef Erika Pinto for a specially-prepared six-course dinner paired with a selection of Brewer’s Cabinet craft beers.  Preregistration is required and can be made by calling 775.284.2921. $55, inclusive of tax and gratuity. Members receive 10% savings.

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Talks
Friday September 22, 2017 12 – 1 pm

Sonia Falcone on The Color Field of the Greater West

CANCELLED Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been cancelled.  Please check our calendar for other Unsettled programming. 

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Talks
Saturday September 23, 2017 11 am – noon

Ed Ruscha and JoAnne Northrup on Unsettled: Stories from the Edge

As the Collaborating Curator for Unsettled, iconic Los Angeles artist Ed Ruscha’s singular perspective and experiences in the ever-changing West have informed and shaped this landmark exhibition.  Join Ruscha, in conversation with Curatorial Director and Curator of Contemporary Art JoAnne Northrup, as they explore the connections among the diverse cultures

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$12 General
$8 Members

Group Tours
Saturday September 23, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Special Events
Saturday September 23, 2017 4 – 6 pm

3hattrio in Concert

If you ask most people what Western music is you are likely to hear the response, Cowboys and Indians. 3hattrio has great respect for this music but they also think there is more to the West. Music is often identified with place, like the Delta and its blues or mountain

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$25 General
$20 Members

Ongoing Programs
Sunday September 24, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday September 24, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Special Events
Thursday September 28, 2017 5 – 6 pm

Take Me Home Huey: Opening Ceremony

Please join Nevada Arts Council board member Ryrie Valdez, in collaboration with the Nevada Museum of Art, to honor our veterans and witness the healing power of art, as we welcome the Take Me Home Huey Project to Reno.  Partake in the unveiling of the 47-foot contemporary sculpture made from

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FREE General

Group Tours
Thursday September 28, 2017 6 – 7 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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

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Thursday September 28, 2017 6:30 – 8 pm

Documentary Screening: Take Me Home Huey

Winning the Mercedes-Benz Audience Award for Best Documentary Feature at the Palm Springs International Film Festival in January at its World Premiere, the 70-minute-long film combines contemporary and historical footage to portray the journey of a Medevac helicopter, shot down in 1969 during a rescue in Vietnam, as it is

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$7 General
$5 Members

Talks
Friday September 29, 2017 12 – 1 pm

Kerry Rohrmeier on the Urban Geography of Black Rock City

Kerry Rohrmeier received her PhD from the University of Nevada, Reno in 2013, and is a lecturer in Geography and Global Studies at San Jose State University.  Formerly a professional land use planner, Rohrmeier conducts fieldwork at Black Rock City. In this talk, Rohrmeier explores the construction of innovative, creative

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$10 General
FREE Members

Special Events
Friday September 29, 2017 6 – 8 pm

Documentary Screening: Take Me Home Huey

Winning the Mercedes-Benz Audience Award for Best Documentary Feature at the Palm Springs International Film Festival in January at its World Premiere, the 70-minute-long film combines contemporary and historical footage to portray the journey of a Medevac helicopter, shot down in 1969 during a rescue in Vietnam, as it is

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$7 General
$5 Members

Group Tours
Saturday September 30, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Special Events
Saturday September 30, 2017 2 – 4 pm

Documentary Screening: Take Me Home Huey

Winning the Mercedes-Benz Audience Award for Best Documentary Feature at the Palm Springs International Film Festival in January at its World Premiere, the 70-minute-long film combines contemporary and historical footage to portray the journey of a Medevac helicopter, shot down in 1969 during a rescue in Vietnam, as it is

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$7 General
$5 Members

Special Events
Saturday September 30, 2017 6 – 8:30 pm

The Folk & The Lore: Stories of Our Veterans

From the creative mind of Jessi LeMay comes the storytelling and narrative filmmaking project The Folk & the Lore. This multimedia project aims to collect, archive, and tell stories from Reno and throughout the region through photography, short films, and live storytelling events held at the Nevada Museum of Art.

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$12 General
$8 Members

Ongoing Programs
Sunday October 1, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday October 1, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Ongoing Programs
Wednesday October 4, 2017 4 – 6 pm

Educator Evening

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

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday October 5, 2017 5 – 7 pm

First Thursday: Jake Houston

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. 

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$10 General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday October 7, 2017 1 – 2 pm

CANCELLED: Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday October 8, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday October 8, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Group Tours
Thursday October 12, 2017 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 not required. Included with price of admission / FREE for students with ID  

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Group Tours
Thursday October 12, 2017 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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

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Talks
Thursday October 12, 2017 6 – 7 pm

Larry Harvey in Conversation with David Walker: Reflections on the Growth of Burning Man

In 1986, in what can be described as a spontaneous act of self-expression, Larry Harvey and a friend built and burned a wooden figure on Baker Beach in San Francisco. Three decades later, this annual event has made its mark on history.  Burning Man is now a global force for

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$12 General
$8 Members

Ongoing Programs
Friday October 13, 2017 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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$7 General
$6 Members

Ongoing Programs
Saturday October 14, 2017 10 am – 6 pm

Hands ON! Second Saturdays

The Hands ON! on Second Saturdays program 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 selected artworks while engaging in a dialogue about the selected

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Group Tours
Saturday October 14, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Talks
Saturday October 14, 2017 6:30 – 8:30 pm

“A New Color: The Art of Being Edythe Boone” – A Film Screening and Panel Discussion

Long before Black Lives Matter became a rallying cry, Edythe Boone embodied that truth as an artist, an educator, and a great-grandmother. When a personal tragedy ignites a national outcry, everything that Edythe has worked so tirelessly for is at stake. From humble Harlem beginnings herself, the indefatigable Edythe has

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$12 General
$8 Members
$5 Student

Ongoing Programs
Sunday October 15, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Colin Ross

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday October 15, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Member Events
Thursday October 19, 2017 5 – 9 pm

Members Premiere: Art + Environment Season

Members and Conference guests are invited to gather for the Members’ Premiere of the 2017 Art + Environment Season. Curators and artists are available for informal conversation as well as special roving and interactive surprises featuring the creative citizenry of Black Rock City. Live music by The Special 2. Members

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Symposium
Friday October 20, 2017 9 am – 5 pm

2017 Art + Environment Conference

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20 TO SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2017 For three days (Thursday, October 19 through Saturday, October 21), the Nevada Museum of Art will present the 2017 Art + Environment Conference.  Our guests will traverse time and space across the unsettled terrains, shifting frontiers, and limitless horizons of a super-region we call

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Hours of Operation
Friday October 20, 2017 10 am – 6 pm

MUSEUM CLOSED: Art+Environment Conference

The Museum is closed to the public on Friday, October 20 and Saturday, October 21, for our signature triennial event, the Art + Environment Conference. To learn more, please click here. 

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Hours of Operation
Saturday October 21, 2017 10 am – 6 pm

MUSEUM CLOSED: 2017 Art + Environment Conference

The Museum is closed to the public on Friday, October 20 and Saturday, October 21, for our signature triennial event, the Art + Environment Conference. To learn more, please click here. 

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday October 22, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Carolyn Dolan

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday October 22, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Group Tours
Thursday October 26, 2017 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday October 26, 2017 5:45 – 7:30 pm

Early Childhood Education Roundtable

Educators are invited to these FREE monthly roundtables, which provide participants an opportunity to interact with art and each other. Principles of design, interactive activities, and implications for teaching and learning inform the discussion about dynamic multi-modal learning that results from creative play and inquiry-based early childhood experiences. Registration is required. For questions, please contact

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Talks
Thursday October 26, 2017 6 – 7 pm

David Best on Building Sacred Spaces

Internationally-renowned American sculptor David Best and a group of friends first built a sacred temple out of reclaimed wood and waste from a local toy manufacturer at Burning Man in 2000. Since then, he has been involved in the design of 9 temples.  Best explores the important collaborative and participatory

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$12 General
$8 Members

Group Tours
Saturday October 28, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday October 29, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Chuck Hughes Band

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday October 29, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Special Events
Wednesday November 1, 2017 10:30 am – 2 pm

SOLD OUT: 2017 Arts & Flowers Artisans’ Mall & Luncheon

This event is sold out. To be put on our waiting list, please contact Chani Knight at 775.398.7232 or chani.knight@nevadaart.org. Volunteers in Art (VIA) hosts the 36th Annual Arts and Flowers Luncheon at the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa from 10:30 am to 2 pm. Enjoy a wonderful afternoon filled with

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Ongoing Programs
Wednesday November 1, 2017 4 – 6 pm

Educator Evening

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

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FREE Teacher

Ongoing Programs
Thursday November 2, 2017 5 – 7 pm

First Thursday: Rick Costa

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. 

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$10 General
FREE Members

Talks
Friday November 3, 2017 12 – 1 pm

Christopher Breedlove on Burners Without Borders

As Program Manager, Christopher Breedlove supports the volunteer-driven community leadership work of Burners Without Borders (BWB), whose goal is to unlock the innate skills of local communities to solve problems that bring about meaningful change.  Born in the wake of Hurricane Katrina, BWB has become a symbol of how the

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$10 General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday November 4, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday November 5, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday November 5, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Group Tours
Thursday November 9, 2017 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 not required. Included with price of admission / FREE for students with ID  

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Group Tours
Thursday November 9, 2017 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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

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Talks
Thursday November 9, 2017 6 – 7 pm

Bill Gilbert in Conversation with Bill Fox Ceramics in the Greater West

Emeritus Distinguished Professor of Art & Ecology and Lannan Endowed Chair, College of Fine Art, University of New Mexico, Bill Gilbert explores the revival of and contemporary evolution from Indigenous pottery traditions in the American Southwest and Northern Mexico. Join Bill, in conversation with Bill Fox, Director of the Center

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$12 General
$8 Members

Ongoing Programs
Friday November 10, 2017 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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$7 General
$6 Members

Ongoing Programs
Saturday November 11, 2017 10 am – 6 pm

Hands ON! Second Saturdays

The Hands ON! on Second Saturdays program offers monthly free admission, hands-on art activities, storytelling, a docent-guided tour, live performances, and community collaborations.  “Art Investigators” which provides children the opportunity to engage with Museum staff and take a closer look at selected artworks while engaging in a dialogue about the

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Group Tours
Saturday November 11, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday November 12, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Impromptu

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday November 12, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Group Tours
Thursday November 16, 2017 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday November 16, 2017 5:45 – 7:30 pm

Early Childhood Education Roundtable

Educators are invited to these FREE monthly roundtables, which provide participants an opportunity to interact with art and each other. Principles of design, interactive activities, and implications for teaching and learning inform the discussion about dynamic multi-modal learning that results from creative play and inquiry-based early childhood experiences. Registration is required. For questions, please contact

More Info

FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday November 18, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Talks
Saturday November 18, 2017 2 – 3 pm

Michael Mikel: Coyote Goes to Burning Man

Founder Michael Mikel, aka “Danger Ranger,” presents Burning Man’s historical roots, including tricksters, pranksters and the surrealistic influences of the San Francisco Cacophony Society. The spirit of Coyote the Trickster and Teacher is deeply embedded in Burning Man culture. Come explore this historical relationship in an afternoon of laughter and

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$12 General
$8 Members

Ongoing Programs
Sunday November 19, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Colin Ross

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday November 19, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Hours of Operation
Thursday November 23, 2017 10 am – 8 pm

MUSEUM CLOSED – Thanksgiving Day

The Museum is closed in observance of the holiday.

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Group Tours
Saturday November 25, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday November 26, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday November 26, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Group Tours
Thursday November 30, 2017 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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

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Talks
Thursday November 30, 2017 6 – 7 pm

Meghan Rutigliano on the Global Growth of the Burning Man Network

As the Regional Network Associate Director, Meghan “Megs” Rutigliano is responsible for the management of Burning Man’s Regional Network, comprising over 280 Regional Contacts in 35 countries and over 80 official Regional Events around the globe, and the production and programming of Burning Man’s annual Global Leadership Conference and the

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$12 General
$8 Members

Special Events
Friday December 1, 2017 10 am – 6 pm

Museum Shop Holiday Sale

Do your holiday shopping during this annual sale, where you’ll find one-of-a-kind gifts for every art lover on your list! From locally-made bags and jewelry, to the Museum’s incomparable books, the entire store is on sale. Everyone receives 10% savings, Museum Members receive 20%.

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Special Events
Saturday December 2, 2017 10 am – 6 pm

Museum Shop Holiday Sale

Do your holiday shopping during this annual sale, where you’ll find one-of-a-kind gifts for every art lover on your list! From locally-made bags and jewelry, to the Museum’s incomparable books, the entire store is on sale. Everyone receives 10% savings, Museum Members receive 20%.

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Group Tours
Saturday December 2, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Talks
Saturday December 2, 2017 2 – 3 pm

Harley K. Dubois on The Psychology of Burning Man

A founding member of Black Rock City LLC, Harley K. Dubois has over 25 years of project management, art and city planning experience. As the City Manager of Black Rock City for over 10 years, Harley oversaw the Playa Safety Council and Community Services departments, ensuring the citizens of BRC

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$12 General
$8 Members

Ongoing Programs
Sunday December 3, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Reno Sax Man

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.  

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Special Events
Sunday December 3, 2017 10 am – 6 pm

Museum Shop Holiday Sale

Do your holiday shopping during this annual sale, where you’ll find one-of-a-kind gifts for every art lover on your list! From locally-made bags and jewelry, to the Museum’s incomparable books, the entire store is on sale. Everyone receives 10% savings, Museum Members receive 20%.

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Group Tours
Sunday December 3, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Ongoing Programs
Wednesday December 6, 2017 4 – 6 pm

Educator Evening

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

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FREE Teacher

Ongoing Programs
Thursday December 7, 2017 5 – 7 pm

First Thursday: Hellbound Glory

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. 

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$10 General
FREE Members

Talks
Friday December 8, 2017 12 – 1 pm

Tony Coyote on Stories, Ceremony and Rituals

Tony “Coyote” Perez has been traveling to the desert to help build and strike Black Rock City since 1996. He helped to found the Department of Public Works in 1998 and has been the City Superintendent ever since. Known as the “Bard of the Desert” he is Burning Man’s first

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$10 General
FREE Members

Ongoing Programs
Friday December 8, 2017 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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$7 General
$6 Members

Ongoing Programs
Saturday December 9, 2017 10 am – 6 pm

Museum School Open House and Hands ON! Second Saturdays

The Hands ON! on Second Saturdays program offers monthly free admission, hands-on art activities, storytelling, a docent-guided tour, live performances, and community collaborations.  “Art Investigators” provides children and families with the opportunity to engage with Museum staff and take a closer look at selected artworks while engaging in a dialogue

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FREE General
FREE Members

Special Events
Saturday December 9, 2017 12 – 3 pm

Holiday Pop-up Shop

During the holiday Hand ON! Second Saturday, take advantage of an exclusive shopping experience at the Museum Shop. Local ceramist Dayna Galletti will entice you with her whimsical ceramic wonders, perfect gifts for your creative friends. Mary O’Brien will showcase the jewelry line Casa Katalina, designed by her sister Katherine Leutzinger in

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Group Tours
Saturday December 9, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday December 10, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Colin Ross

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday December 10, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Group Tours
Thursday December 14, 2017 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday December 14, 2017 5:45 – 7:30 pm

Early Childhood Education Roundtable

Educators are invited to these FREE monthly roundtables, which provide participants an opportunity to interact with art and each other. Principles of design, interactive activities, and implications for teaching and learning inform the discussion about dynamic multi-modal learning that results from creative play and inquiry-based early childhood experiences. Registration is required. For questions, please contact

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FREE Members

Talks
Thursday December 14, 2017 6 – 7:30 pm

Navigating the Space Between Borders: A Panel Discussion featuring artist Ana Teresa Fernández

Born in Tampico, Mexico and residing and working today in San Francisco, performance artist and painter Ana Teresa Fernández’s work addresses issues of place, identity and community. Join us for a presentation and panel discussion inspired by her installation in the Unsettled exhibition, Erasing the Border (Borrando la Frontera), a

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$12 General
$8 Members
$5 Student

Talks
Friday December 15, 2017 12 – 1 pm

JoAnne Northrup on the Women of the Greater West

The artworks in Unsettled raise provocative questions about westward expansion, colonization and artistic experimentation.  Join Curatorial Director and Curator of Contemporary Art JoAnne Northrup in the Unsettled galleries as she explores the feminine voice and perspective of the diverse cultures and artists of the Greater West.

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$10 General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday December 16, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Talks
Saturday December 16, 2017 2 – 3:30 pm

$teven Ra$pa on The Radical Self (Ir)Reverence of Performance Art at Burning Man

$teven Ra$pa is an accomplished artist, culture jammer, multimedia performer and community organizer. He serves as Burning Man Project’s Associate Director of Community Events, and his work has appeared in film, print, and television internationally. Join $teven as he offers an intimate look into performance art at Burning Man. Get

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$12 General
$8 Members

Ongoing Programs
Sunday December 17, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Carolyn Dolan

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday December 17, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Group Tours
Thursday December 21, 2017 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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

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Group Tours
Saturday December 23, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday December 24, 2017 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Chuck Hughes Band

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.  

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Hours of Operation
Sunday December 24, 2017 10 am – 3 pm

EARLY CLOSURE – Christmas Eve

The entire Museum will close early today, at 3 pm, in observance of the holiday. We will re-open at 10 am Wednesday, December 27.

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FREE General

Group Tours
Sunday December 24, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Hours of Operation
Monday December 25, 2017 10 am – 6 pm

MUSEUM CLOSED – Christmas Day

The Museum is closed in observance of the holiday.

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FREE Members

Group Tours
Thursday December 28, 2017 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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

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Group Tours
Saturday December 30, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Hours of Operation
Sunday December 31, 2017 10 am – 3 pm

EARLY CLOSURE – New Year’s Eve

The entire Museum will close early today, at 3 pm, in observance of the holiday. We will re-open at 10 am, Wednesday, January 3, 2018.

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FREE General

Group Tours
Sunday December 31, 2017 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Group Tours
Saturday January 6, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday January 7, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Carolyn Dolan

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday January 7, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Group Tours
Thursday January 11, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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

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Group Tours
Thursday January 11, 2018 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 not required. Included with price of admission / FREE for students with ID  

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Talks
Friday January 12, 2018 12 – 1 pm

Views on Velasco: The Politics of Mexican National Landscape

Join Babelito (Emmanuel Ortega Ph.D.) and FavyFav (Justin Favela) from the podcast Latinos Who Lunch for a special lecture on one of Mexico’s most important 19th century painters: Jose Maria Velasco. Velasco’s landscapes have represented Mexico throughout the world. In this talk, the dynamic Latinos Who Lunch duo will deconstruct

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$10 General
FREE Members

Ongoing Programs
Friday January 12, 2018 1 – 3 pm

Art Afternoon: Workshop and Social for Seniors

NOTE: This event is now sold out. Please consider pre-registering for the program on Friday, February 9 by clicking here. 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

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$7 General
$6 Members

Ongoing Programs
Saturday January 13, 2018 10 am – 6 pm

Hands ON! Second Saturdays

The Hands ON! on Second Saturdays program 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.  SCHEDULE 10

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FREE General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday January 13, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

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

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday January 14, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Judith and Rocky

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday January 14, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

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

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Group Tours
Thursday January 18, 2018 5 – 6 pm
Talks
Thursday January 18, 2018 6 – 7 pm

AIGA Presents: Louise Sandhaus

Join Louise Sandhaus as she explores Earthquakes, Mudslides, Fires & Riots and the history of California graphic design. A tumultuous tale recounting a 10-year effort to publish a kaleidoscopic vision of California’s rich graphic design history, the 416-page outcome, and the aftershocks still to come! Doors open at 5pm for

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$12 General
$8 Members

Group Tours
Saturday January 20, 2018 1 – 2 pm
Talks
Saturday January 20, 2018 6 – 8:30 pm

The Folk & The Lore: Ends of the Earth

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED Please join us at the next Folk & The Lore on Saturday, April 14

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FREE General

Ongoing Programs
Sunday January 21, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Colin Ross

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday January 21, 2018 1 – 2 pm
Ongoing Programs
Thursday January 25, 2018 5:45 – 7:30 pm

Early Childhood Education Roundtable

Educators are invited to these FREE monthly roundtables, which provide participants an opportunity to interact with art and each other. Principles of design, interactive activities, and implications for teaching and learning inform the discussion about dynamic multi-modal learning that results from creative play and inquiry-based early childhood experiences. Registration is required. For questions, please contact

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FREE Members

Ongoing Programs
Sunday January 28, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Dominator and Friends

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.  

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday February 1, 2018 5 – 7 pm

First Thursday: Arizona Jones

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. 

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$10 General
FREE Members

Ongoing Programs
Friday February 2, 2018 6 – 8 pm

2018 Scholastic Art Awards Gold Key Exhibition Opening Reception

Join us in celebrating the Gold Key award-winning students of 2018 and the opening of their exhibition at the Holland Project gallery at 140 Vesta Street in Reno.

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Ongoing Programs
Friday February 2, 2018 6 – 8 pm

2018 Scholastic Art Awards Gold Key Exhibition Opening Reception

Join us in celebrating the Gold Key award-winning students of 2018 and the opening of their exhibition at the Holland Project gallery at 140 Vesta Street in Reno. FREE Admission Sponsors: Bank of America and the Hearst Foundations Additional Support: City of Reno Arts and Culture Commission; the Nell J. Redfield

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Film
Saturday February 3, 2018 5 – 6:30 pm

Ali: Cast Screening and Panel Discussion

Join Ali as she explores the last moments of conscience, before she slips into the eternal dream. The newest Potentialist Workshop Production by filmmaker Pan Pantoja and the Potentialist Workshop has already won awards and is competing across the film festival circuit. The screening will be followed by a panel

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$20 General
$15 Members

Ongoing Programs
Sunday February 4, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Tom Stryker

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.  

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Group Tours
Thursday February 8, 2018 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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Ongoing Programs
Thursday February 8, 2018 6 – 7 pm

2018 Scholastic Art Awards Ceremony

Please join us in honoring the winners of the Scholastic Art Awards 2018. All award-winners are invited to this ceremony at the Museum attended by students, parents, teachers and members of the community. Guests must RSVP here by January 25th. Due to limited space, award-winning students may bring up to two guests

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday February 8, 2018 6 – 7 pm

2018 Scholastic Art Awards Ceremony

Please join us in honoring the winners of the Scholastic Art Awards 2017. All award winners are invited to this ceremony at the Museum attended by students, parents, teachers and members of the community. Guests must RSVP here by January 25. Due to limited space, award-winning students may bring up to two

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Ongoing Programs
Friday February 9, 2018 1 – 3 pm

Art Afternoon: Workshop and Social for Seniors

NOTE: The February session of Art Afternoon is now sold out. Please email claire.munoz@nevadaart.org to be placed on the wait list or please consider registering for our next offering of Art Afternoon on Friday, March 9 by clicking here. Seniors are invited to spend the afternoon at the Museum. Enjoy

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$7 General
$6 Members

Ongoing Programs
Saturday February 10, 2018 10 am – 6 pm

Hands ON! Second Saturdays

The Hands ON! on Second Saturdays program 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

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FREE General
FREE Members

Special Events
Saturday February 10, 2018 12 – 3 pm

Book Signing: “Seasons,” An Artroverse Work by Joan Davis and Tia Rancourt

Lake Tahoe/San Francisco artist Joan Élan Davis and wordsmith Tia Rancourt, collectively known as Artroverse, present Seasons, a book designed to “create extraordinary inspiration.” Meet the artists during Hands ON! Second Saturday.  

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Group Tours
Saturday February 10, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday February 11, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Carolyn Dolan

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.  

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday February 15, 2018 5:45 – 7:30 pm

Early Childhood Education Roundtable

Educators are invited to these FREE monthly roundtables, which provide participants an opportunity to interact with art and each other. Principles of design, interactive activities, and implications for teaching and learning inform the discussion about dynamic multi-modal learning that results from creative play and inquiry-based early childhood experiences. Registration is required. For questions, please contact

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FREE Members

Special Events
Thursday February 15, 2018 6 – 8:30 pm

Poetry Out Loud Statewide Semifinals

NOTE: This event was previously scheduled to begin at 5:30 pm, but has been moved to a 6 pm start.  The National Endowment for the Arts and the Poetry Foundation have partnered with U.S. state arts agencies to support Poetry Out Loud, a contest that encourages the nation’s youth to

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FREE General
FREE Members

Special Events
Saturday February 17, 2018 10 am – 1 pm

MARKING THE INFINITE: PREMIERE TALK, PANEL DISCUSSION, AND LUNCHEON

Debra and Dennis Scholl Distinguished Speaker Series The nine artists in Marking the Infinite offer a glimpse into the diverse contemporary art practice of Aboriginal Australia. Hailing from remote areas across the island continent, the revered matriarchs created works steeped in ancient cultural traditions.  Despite their ancient roots, these works

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Group Tours
Saturday February 17, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday February 18, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Colin Ross

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.  

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Group Tours
Sunday February 18, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Thursday February 22, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Saturday February 24, 2018 8 am – 5:30 pm

NV STEAM Conference

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT! Join the Nevada Museum of Art in partnership with the Desert Research Institute’s Science Alive program, for the inaugural, statewide conference to explore best practices in STEAM Education. Supported by the Nevada Department of Education and the Governor’s STEM Advisory Council, and in collaboration with

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Group Tours
Saturday February 24, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Sunday February 25, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Wednesday February 28, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday March 1, 2018 5 – 7 pm

First Thursday + Members’ Premiere

Celebrate the opening of the Museum’s Spring features, Hans Meyer Kassel: Artist of Nevada and Marking the Infinite: Contemporary Women Artists from Aboriginal Australia. Explore the exhibitions Meet the curators Converse with trained docents in the galleries Enjoy the music of the Mark Mackay Band Come early at 4:30 pm for a Hans

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$10 General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday March 3, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday March 4, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch

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

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Group Tours
Sunday March 4, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Thursday March 8, 2018 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 March 8, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Talks
Friday March 9, 2018 12 – 1 pm

Bill Fox in the Galleries

William L. Fox serves as the Director of the Center for Art and Environment, at the Nevada Museum of Art.  As one of the show’s curators, Fox will explore the significance of Marking the Infinite and the diverse island continent which influences the artistic practices of Aboriginal Australians.  Join Fox

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$10 General
FREE Members

Ongoing Programs
Friday March 9, 2018 1 – 3 pm

Art Afternoon: Workshop and Social for Seniors

NOTE: The March 9 session of Art Afternoon is now sold out. Please e-mail claire.munoz@nevadaart.org of you wished to be placed on the wait list.  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

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$7 General
$6 Members

Ongoing Programs
Saturday March 10, 2018 10 am – 6 pm

Hands ON! Second Saturdays

The Hands ON! on Second Saturdays program 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

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FREE General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday March 10, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday March 11, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch

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

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Group Tours
Sunday March 11, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Thursday March 15, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Special Events
Thursday March 15, 2018 5 – 7 pm

chez louie Winemaker’s Sip and Bite

Enjoy casual appetizers and sip a variety of wines while you chat with the winemaker to learn about the qualities of each. Members may purchase their favorite bottles to take home, using their 10% savings.  $30 / $20 Members. Purchase at 775.284.2921

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday March 15, 2018 5:45 – 7:30 pm

Early Childhood Education Roundtable

Educators are invited to these FREE monthly roundtables, which provide participants an opportunity to interact with art and each other. Principles of design, interactive activities, and implications for teaching and learning inform the discussion about dynamic multi-modal learning that results from creative play and inquiry-based early childhood experiences. Registration is required. For questions, please contact

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FREE Members

Talks
Thursday March 15, 2018 6 – 8 pm

BRDI Presents: The Rational Dress Society

The Rational Dress Society is a counter-fashion collective and the designers of JUMPSUIT, the ungendered, open-source monogarment to replace all clothes in perpetuity. Join founders Abigail Glaum-Lathbury and Maura Brewer to explore how they use design and controversy to challenge identity and buying practices. Social hour at 5:00 pm, event

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$12 General
$8 Members

Group Tours
Saturday March 17, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday March 18, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch

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

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Group Tours
Sunday March 18, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Thursday March 22, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Saturday March 24, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Talks
Saturday March 24, 2018 2 – 3 pm

Guy Clifton: The Life and Travels of Hans Meyer-Kassel

By the time Hans Meyer-Kassel settled in Nevada in 1935, he was sixty-three-years-old with a lifetime of experience and artistic accomplishments. Drawn to the American West, the German émigré artist and his wife relocated for a short time to Reno, and then Carson City, before settling in the small town

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$12 General
$8 Members

Ongoing Programs
Sunday March 25, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch

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

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Group Tours
Sunday March 25, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Wednesday March 28, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1

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Group Tours
Thursday March 29, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Saturday March 31, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday April 1, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Chef’s Table Easter Sunday Music Brunch

Enjoy live music while enjoying a specially-prepared chef’s selection of house-made pastries, salads, fruits, smoked seafood, omelette and carving stations, and classic breakfast fare. Coffee/tea/juice included. Bottomless mimosas and Bloody Marys available for purchase. Reservations strongly suggested at 775.284.2921. $39 adults / $20 children 12 and under. Museum members receive a 10% savings. 

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Group Tours
Sunday April 1, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Wednesday April 4, 2018 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 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

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday April 5, 2018 5 – 7 pm

First Thursday: King Finger

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. 

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$10 General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday April 7, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday April 8, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch

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

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Group Tours
Sunday April 8, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Thursday April 12, 2018 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 April 12, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Talks
Thursday April 12, 2018 6 – 7:30 pm

Artist Talk: Enrique Chagoya on “Reimagining the New World”

Artist Enrique Chagoya is well known for his innovative take on the printmaking medium which ranges from accordion-style codices to soup can labels. His work juxtaposes symbolic elements borrowed from pre-Columbian mythology, religious iconography, and popular culture to highlight cultural and historic collisions between Western and non-Western cultures that includes borders

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$12 General
$8 Members
$5 Student

Ongoing Programs
Friday April 13, 2018 10 am – noon

Art Afternoon: Workshop and Social for Seniors

NOTE: The 1 pm session of Art Afternoon has sold out. We have added a morning session to accommodate additional guests. 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

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$7 General
$6 Members

Talks
Friday April 13, 2018 12 – 1 pm

Docents in the Gallery: Hans Meyer-Kassel

Art Bites provide opportunities for community conversation, learning, and informed dialogue about art and creativity, followed by questions and dialogue designed to engage the audience. Join highly skilled and knowledgeable Docents in the gallery for an in-depth discovery of the works of Hans Meyer-Kassel.

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$10 General
FREE Members

Ongoing Programs
Friday April 13, 2018 1 – 3 pm

Art Afternoon: Workshop and Social for Seniors

NOTE: The April 13, 1 pm session of Art Afternoon has sold out. A second session was added at 10 am. Please consider registering for the 10 am session. Seniors are invited to spend the afternoon at the Museum. Enjoy a guided tour and a studio art class along with light

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$7 General
$6 Members

Special Events
Friday April 13, 2018 6 – 8 pm

SOLD OUT : Shabbat Dinner

This year the State of Israel celebrates seventy years since its founding by the United Nations following World War II. To mark this occasion, the Nevada Museum of Art presents exhibitions by two female Israeli artists, Michal Rovner and Tal Shochat. Rovner and Shochat create work that is grounded in the history

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Saturday April 14, 2018 10 am – 6 pm

Hands ON! Second Saturdays

The Hands ON! on Second Saturdays program 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

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FREE General
FREE Members

Special Events
Saturday April 14, 2018 10 am – 6 pm

Museum Shop Spring Cleaning Sale

For one-weekend-only, enjoy up to 50% savings on select items. Browse home decor, jewelry, books, children’s items, locally crafted goods and more during this limited-time shopping event.

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Group Tours
Saturday April 14, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Talks
Saturday April 14, 2018 6 – 8:30 pm

The Folk & The Lore: Stories From The Reno Rodeo

Presented by The Folk & The Lore in partnership with Reno Rodeo In celebration for the upcoming centennial and sesquicentennial for Reno Rodeo and the City of Reno (respectively), The Folk & The Lore will be telling the unique stories of western life and how the Rodeo has shaped the

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$12 General
$8 Members

Ongoing Programs
Sunday April 15, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch

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

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Special Events
Sunday April 15, 2018 10 am – 6 pm

Museum Shop Spring Cleaning Sale

For one-weekend-only, enjoy up to 50% savings on select items. Browse home decor, jewelry, books, children’s items, locally crafted goods and more during this limited-time shopping event.

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Group Tours
Sunday April 15, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Thursday April 19, 2018 5 – 6 pm

CANCELLED: Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday April 19, 2018 5:45 – 7:30 pm

Early Childhood Education Roundtable

Educators are invited to these FREE monthly roundtables, which provide participants an opportunity to interact with art and each other. Principles of design, interactive activities, and implications for teaching and learning inform the discussion about dynamic multi-modal learning that results from creative play and inquiry-based early childhood experiences. Registration is required. For questions, please contact

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FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday April 21, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Sunday April 22, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: The Socks

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

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Group Tours
Sunday April 22, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Wednesday April 25, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1

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Group Tours
Thursday April 26, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Film
Thursday April 26, 2018 6 – 8 pm

BRDI Presents: Columbus

In celebration of Architecture Week, join the Black Rock Design Institute (BRDI) and the American Institute of Architects, Northern Nevada (AIANN) for a special screening of Columbus.  First premiered at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival, Columbus is set in the title city of Columbus, Indiana, home to an outstanding collection

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$7 General
$5 Members

Talks
Friday April 27, 2018 12 – 1 pm

Docents in the Gallery: Marking the Infinite

Art Bites provide opportunities for community conversation, learning, and informed dialogue about art and creativity, followed by questions and dialogue designed to engage the audience. Join highly skilled and knowledgeable Docents in the gallery for an in-depth discovery of the works in Marking the Infinite.

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$10 General
FREE Members

Special Events
Friday April 27, 2018 7 – 10 pm

Teen Art Night

Join the Holland Project at the Nevada Museum of Art for our annual “teen-takeover” featuring live music, a DJ dance party and hands-on art stations. Don’t miss the photo booth, bites from Hug High’s culinary program and a live photo-feed. Galleries are open late!  Handcrafted Buttons | Craft-Custom Embroidery Shop

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$10 General

Group Tours
Saturday April 28, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Sunday April 29, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Judith and Rocky

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

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Group Tours
Sunday April 29, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Wednesday May 2, 2018 10 am – 6 pm

Free Admission for Seniors

In celebration of Older Americans Month, the Museum offers free admission to seniors every Wednesday during the month of May. Courtesy of the City of Reno Senior Services

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Ongoing Programs
Wednesday May 2, 2018 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 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

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday May 3, 2018 5 – 7 pm

First Thursday: The Cut-Ins

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. 

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$10 General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday May 5, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday May 6, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Carolyn Dolan

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

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Group Tours
Sunday May 6, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Wednesday May 9, 2018 10 am – 6 pm

Free Admission for Seniors

In celebration of Older Americans Month, the Museum offers free admission to seniors every Wednesday during the month of May. Courtesy of the City of Reno Senior Services

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Group Tours
Thursday May 10, 2018 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 May 10, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Talks
Friday May 11, 2018 12 – 1 pm

Docents in the Gallery: Enrique Chagoya

Art Bites provide opportunities for community conversation, learning, and informed dialogue about art and creativity, followed by questions and dialogue designed to engage the audience. Join highly skilled and knowledgeable Docents in the gallery for an in-depth discovery of the works of Enrique Chagoya. 

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$10 General
FREE Members

Ongoing Programs
Friday May 11, 2018 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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$7 General
$6 Members

Ongoing Programs
Saturday May 12, 2018 10 am – 6 pm

Hands ON! Second Saturdays

The Hands ON! on Second Saturdays program 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

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FREE General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday May 12, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Sunday May 13, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Chef’s Table Mother’s Day Music Brunch: Judith and Rocky Band

Enjoy live music from Judith and Rocky while enjoying a specially-prepared chef’s selection of house-made pastries, salads, fruits, smoked seafood, omelette and carving stations, and classic breakfast fare. Coffee/tea/juice included. Bottomless mimosas and Bloody Marys available for purchase. Reservations strongly suggested at 775.284.2921. $39 adults / $20 children 12 and under.  Museum members

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Group Tours
Sunday May 13, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Wednesday May 16, 2018 10 am – 6 pm

Free Admission for Seniors

In celebration of Older Americans Month, the Museum offers free admission to seniors every Wednesday during the month of May. Courtesy of the City of Reno Senior Services

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Group Tours
Thursday May 17, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday May 17, 2018 5:45 – 7:30 pm

Early Childhood Education Roundtable

Educators are invited to these FREE monthly roundtables, which provide participants an opportunity to interact with art and each other. Principles of design, interactive activities, and implications for teaching and learning inform the discussion about dynamic multi-modal learning that results from creative play and inquiry-based early childhood experiences. Registration is required. For questions, please contact

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FREE Members

Film
Thursday May 17, 2018 6 – 8 pm

Rural Route Film Festival

Celebrate the unique qualities, possibilities, and challenges of the rural with the best of 2018’s Rural Route Film Festival entries, ten short films in all. The Rural Route Film Festival was created to highlight works that deal with unique people and places outside of the bustle of the city. Since

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$7 General
$5 Members

Talks
Friday May 18, 2018 12 – 1 pm

Ann M. Wolfe on Hans Meyer-Kassel

Join Ann M. Wolfe, Andrea and John C. Deane Senior Curator and Deputy Director, as she places Meyer Kassel’s art into the context of Nevada’s art history of the 1930s and discuss how Meyer-Kassel’s work differed from his Nevada contemporaries.

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$10 General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday May 19, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Sunday May 20, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Colin Ross

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

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Group Tours
Sunday May 20, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Wednesday May 23, 2018 10 am – 6 pm

Free Admission for Seniors

In celebration of Older Americans Month, the Museum offers free admission to seniors every Wednesday during the month of May. Courtesy of the City of Reno Senior Services

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Group Tours
Thursday May 24, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Film
Thursday May 24, 2018 6 – 8 pm

3-Minute Film Competition Screening

Local filmmakers of all ages were invited to submit films for the annual 3-Minute Film Competition. Join the Holland Project, KNPB and the Nevada Museum of Art in a screening of the top films selected by a team of jurors. Participate in the process by casting your vote for your favorite. 

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$5 General

Group Tours
Saturday May 26, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday May 27, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Tom Stryker

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

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Group Tours
Sunday May 27, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Wednesday May 30, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered on the last Wednesday of the month at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at

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Group Tours
Thursday May 31, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Talks
Thursday May 31, 2018 6 – 7 pm

Land Art Salon with Bill Fox

Join Center for Art + Environment Director and Land Art Scholar Bill Fox for an intimate gathering exploring how artists working with land, light, and space have created the worlds largest and most important land-based sculptures.  Enjoy a glass of wine as we delve into the complexities of artist James

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$12 General
$8 Members

Group Tours
Saturday June 2, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not needed. FREE with admission

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday June 3, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Carolyn Dolan

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

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Group Tours
Sunday June 3, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not needed. FREE with admission

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Group Tours
Wednesday June 6, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered every Wednesday at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Wednesday June 6, 2018 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 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

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday June 7, 2018 5 – 7 pm

First Thursday: The Sun Rays

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. 

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$10 General
FREE Members

Ongoing Programs
Friday June 8, 2018 1 – 3 pm

Art Afternoon: Workshop and Social for Seniors

NOTE: This session of Art Afternoon is now sold out. Please consider pre-registering for the July session. 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

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$7 General
$6 Members

Ongoing Programs
Saturday June 9, 2018 10 am – 6 pm

Hands ON! Second Saturdays

The Hands ON! on Second Saturdays program 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

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FREE General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday June 9, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not needed. FREE with admission

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday June 10, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Chef’s Table Music Brunch: Judith and Rocky

Enjoy live music while indulging in a specially-prepared menu inspired by seasonal flavors, created with the finest local ingredients. Reservations strongly suggested at 775.284.2921.   $39 adults / $20 children 12 and under. Museum members receive a 10% savings.   

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Group Tours
Sunday June 10, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not needed. FREE with admission

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Group Tours
Wednesday June 13, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered every Wednesday at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Thursday June 14, 2018 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 June 14, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and Wednesdays at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not needed. FREE with admission

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Film
Thursday June 14, 2018 6 – 8 pm

Leaning Into the Wind

Sixteen years after the release of the groundbreaking film Rivers and Tides – Andy Goldsworthy Working with Time director Thomas Riedelsheimer has returned to work with the artist.  Leaning into the Wind – Andy Goldsworthy follows Andy on his exploration of the layers of his world and the impact of

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$7 General
$5 Members

Talks
Friday June 15, 2018 12 – 1 pm

Docents in the Gallery: Manet to Maya Lin

The series provides opportunities for community conversation, learning, and informed dialogue about art and creativity, followed by questions and dialogue designed to engage the audience. Join highly skilled and knowledgeable Docents in the gallery for an in-depth discovery of the works in Manet to Maya Lin.  Support for the Art

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$10 General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday June 16, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not needed. FREE with admission

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday June 17, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Colin Ross

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

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Group Tours
Sunday June 17, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not needed. FREE with admission

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Group Tours
Wednesday June 20, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered every Wednesday at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Thursday June 21, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and Wednesdays at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not needed. FREE with admission

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Group Tours
Saturday June 23, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not needed. FREE with admission

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Talks
Saturday June 23, 2018 2 – 3 pm

Barbara Guggenheim on Manet to Maya Lin

Debra and Dennis Scholl Distinguished Speaker Series Join legendary international art consultant Barbara Guggenheim as she explores what makes a connoisseur.  For the past twenty-five years, Guggenheim has built collections for her clientele, a who’s who list of well-known corporations and celebrities. Discover how we recognize important artistic processes and

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$12 General
$8 Members
$5 Student

Ongoing Programs
Sunday June 24, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: The Socks

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

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Group Tours
Sunday June 24, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not needed. FREE with admission

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Group Tours
Wednesday June 27, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered every Wednesday at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not

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Special Events
Thursday June 28, 2018 4 – 9 pm

MidTown Art Walk

In celebration of the Midtown Art Walk’s 10th Anniversary, the Museum will offer FREE admission to Midtown Art Walk participants, offering the chance to explore feature exhibitions such as Manet to Maya Lin and Hans Meyer-Kassel: Artist of Nevada. For a full map of the 2018 Midtown Art Walk, please click here.  

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FREE General

Group Tours
Thursday June 28, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and Wednesdays at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not needed. FREE with admission

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Group Tours
Saturday June 30, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; Wednesdays at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not needed. FREE with admission

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday July 1, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Judith and Rocky

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

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Group Tours
Sunday July 1, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Hours of Operation
Wednesday July 4, 2018 10 am – 6 pm

MUSEUM CLOSED

The Museum is closed today in observance of the Fourth of July holiday.

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Hours of Operation
Wednesday July 4, 2018 10 am – 6 pm

MUSEUM CLOSED

The Museum is closed today in observance of the Fourth of July holiday. We will re-open at 10 am, Thursday, July 5.

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday July 5, 2018 5 – 7 pm

First Thursday: First Take featuring Rick Metz

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. 

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$10 General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday July 7, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday July 8, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Carolyn Dolan

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

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Group Tours
Sunday July 8, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Wednesday July 11, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered every Wednesday at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Thursday July 12, 2018 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 July 12, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Special Events
Thursday July 12, 2018 6 – 8 pm

Destination Dance

Destination Dance comes to the Wilbur D. May Sculpture Plaza at the Nevada Museum of Art. Local choreographers take traditional and contemporary dance off the stage and into a whole new environment with Destination Dance. Site-specific dance is work that is created in response to a particular place, inspired by

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Talks
Friday July 13, 2018 12 – 1 pm

Jack Bacon: The Art Of Hans Meyer-Kassel

Jack Bacon, co-curator and long-time Reno art specialist, will focus on anecdotes related to the life and Nevada experiences of Hans Meyer-Kassel.  Support for the Art Bite series comes from Nevada Arts Council and Nevada Humanities & the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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$10 General
FREE Members

Ongoing Programs
Friday July 13, 2018 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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$7 General
$6 Members

Ongoing Programs
Saturday July 14, 2018 10 am – 5 pm

Reawakening the Great Basin: A Native American Arts and Cultural Gathering

The Reno-Sparks Indian Colony comes together with the Nevada Museum of Art at Hands ON! on Second Saturday to celebrate Native American art, culture, community, and tradition. During this FREE Artown event, the public is invited to meet several established and emerging Native American visual artists from across the region,

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FREE General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday July 14, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Canceled: Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday July 15, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Colin Ross

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

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Group Tours
Sunday July 15, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Wednesday July 18, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered every Wednesday at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Thursday July 19, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Talks
Friday July 20, 2018 12 – 1 pm

Simon Dinnerstein: The Fulbright Triptych

Simon Dinnerstein’s exhibit, The Lasting World, depicts a personal journey from early, hyper-realist works through more introspective and fantastical later works.  Join the artist, in conversation, as he explores his work.  The centerpiece of the exhibit, The Fulbright Triptych, a visually complex work, part autobiographical essay, part reflection on the

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$10 General
FREE Members

Special Events
Friday July 20, 2018 6 – 9 pm

Simone Dinnerstein and Simon Dinnerstein: A Conversation on the Mysteries of Art and Family

Classical Tahoe and the Nevada Museum of Art present a one-of-a-kind event during the month of Artown that celebrates art, life, and the bonds of family. “A Conversation on the Mysteries of Art and Family” is a discussion between acclaimed musician Simone Dinnerstein and her father, visual artist Simon Dinnerstein. Focusing on the intersection of

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Special Events
Saturday July 21, 2018 11 am – 1 pm

Simon Dinnerstein Meet-and-Greet

Join Simon Dinnerstein in the gallery for an informal conversation regarding The Lasting World. Take this special opportunity to meet and engage the artist with questions sparked by the most intriguing paintings from his five-decade career. 

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FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday July 21, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday July 22, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Chef’s Table Music Brunch: The Socks

Enjoy live music while indulging in a specially-prepared menu inspired by seasonal flavors, created with the finest local ingredients. Reservations strongly suggested at 775.284.2921.   $39 adults / $20 children 12 and under. Museum members receive a 10% savings.   

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Group Tours
Sunday July 22, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Wednesday July 25, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered every Wednesday at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Thursday July 26, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Talks
Thursday July 26, 2018 6 – 8 pm

BRDI Presents: Llisa Demetrios

Best known for their “mid-century modern” furniture designs, Charles and Ray Eames epitomized the modern era. Their hands-on, learning-by-doing process explored the possibilities of materials new and old. The Eames often visited with their grandchildren; putting them in their short films and taking them to their exhibits. These playful interactions

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$12 General
$8 Members
$5 Student

Group Tours
Saturday July 28, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Talks
Saturday July 28, 2018 6 – 8:30 pm

The Folk & The Lore: Stories From Rural Nevada

Presented by The Folk & The Lore in partnership with Reno Rodeo In celebration for the upcoming centennial and sesquicentennial for Reno Rodeo and the City of Reno (respectively), The Folk & The Lore will be telling the unique stories of western life and how the Rodeo has shaped the

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$12 General
$8 Members

Ongoing Programs
Sunday July 29, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: The Sax Man

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

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Group Tours
Sunday July 29, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Wednesday August 1, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered every Wednesday at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Wednesday August 1, 2018 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 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

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday August 2, 2018 5 – 7 pm

First Thursday: The Sextones

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. 

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$10 General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday August 4, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday August 5, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch – CANCELLED

The entire Museum, including chez louie, is closed today for a private event. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. chez louie will re-open for lunch at 11:30 AM on Wednesday, August 8.  

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Hours of Operation
Sunday August 5, 2018 10 am – 6 pm

MUSEUM CLOSED

The entire Museum, including chez louie, is closed today for a private event. We will re-open at 10 am Wednesday, August 8.

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Group Tours
Wednesday August 8, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered every Wednesday at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Thursday August 9, 2018 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 August 9, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Talks
Friday August 10, 2018 12 – 1 pm

Andrea Pappas on Mark Rothko

Andrea Pappas is Associate Professor in Art History at Santa Clara University, where she is also Chair of the Department of Art and Art History. She earned her PhD from the University of Southern California, where she wrote her dissertation Mark Rothko’s early works. Join Pappas as she explores the

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$10 General
FREE Members

Ongoing Programs
Friday August 10, 2018 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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$7 General
$6 Members

Ongoing Programs
Saturday August 11, 2018 10 am – 6 pm

Hands ON! Second Saturdays

The Hands ON! on Second Saturdays program 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

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FREE General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday August 11, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Special Events
Saturday August 11, 2018 6 – 11 pm

Short Circuit: Bikes + Art + Music + Film

Join the Holland Project and the Nevada Museum of Art for the annual pop-up art and music event. This roving party kicks off at 6 pm at the Holland Project (160 Vesta Street), followed by a super-stop at Shopper’s Square (formerly Marshall’s storefront) where you will experience a 30,000 square

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday August 12, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch

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

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Group Tours
Sunday August 12, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Wednesday August 15, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered every Wednesday at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Thursday August 16, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Saturday August 18, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday August 19, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch

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

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Group Tours
Sunday August 19, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Wednesday August 22, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered every Wednesday at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Thursday August 23, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Thursday August 23, 2018 6 – 8 pm

SOLD OUT: Israeli Family Style Dinner

In collaboration with Blend Catering, chez louie will prepare a dinner based on James Beard Award-winning chef Michael Solomonov’s Zahav cookbook. Enjoy an evening of delicious food and familial togetherness, inspired by the current exhibitions of works by Israeli women artists Michal Rovner and Tal Shochat. Arrive early to view

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Group Tours
Saturday August 25, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday August 26, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch

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

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Group Tours
Sunday August 26, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Wednesday August 29, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered every Wednesday at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Thursday August 30, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday August 30, 2018 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

Group Tours
Saturday September 1, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday September 2, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Tom Stryker

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

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Group Tours
Sunday September 2, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Wednesday September 5, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered every Wednesday at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Wednesday September 5, 2018 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 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

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday September 6, 2018 5 – 7 pm

First Thursday: Mental Floss

Explore the galleries, and enjoy drinks, bites and live music at this monthly Members’ party. 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. 

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$10 General
FREE Members

Talks
Friday September 7, 2018 12 – 1 pm

Docents in the Gallery: James Turrell

The series provides opportunities for community conversation, learning, and informed discussion about art and creativity, followed by questions and dialogue designed to engage the audience. Join highly skilled and knowledgeable Docents in the gallery for an in-depth discovery of the works of James Turrell. Support for the Art Bite series

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$10 General
FREE Members

Ongoing Programs
Saturday September 8, 2018 10 am – 6 pm

Hands ON! Second Saturdays

The Hands ON! on Second Saturdays program 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

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FREE General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday September 8, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Sunday September 9, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Judith & Rocky

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

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Group Tours
Sunday September 9, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Wednesday September 12, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered every Wednesday at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Thursday September 13, 2018 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 13, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Talks
Friday September 14, 2018 12 – 1 pm

Docents in the Gallery: Simon Dinnerstein

The series provides opportunities for community conversation, learning, and informed discussion about art and creativity, followed by questions and dialogue designed to engage the audience. Join highly skilled and knowledgeable Docents in the gallery for an in-depth discovery of the works of Simon Dinnerstein. Support for the Art Bite series

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$10 General
FREE Members

Ongoing Programs
Friday September 14, 2018 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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$7 General
$6 Members

Talks
Saturday September 15, 2018 12 – 1:30 pm

Nevada Humanities Literary Crawl Keynote: Inspiring Radical Creativity with Gabby Rivera

Nevada Humanities presents the Nevada Humanities Literary Crawl Keynote Event, featuring keynote speaker, Gabby Rivera. Rivera believes that the tools writers use to build a better story are the same tools we can use to improve our most vulnerable communities: good dialogue, and radical creativity. Come listen to the author

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FREE General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday September 15, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Saturday September 15, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Nevada Humanities presents Collateral&Co. Contemporary Dance Company

As part of the Nevada Nevada Humanities Literary Crawl presents a performance by Collateral&Co. Contemporary Dance Company. This free performance will be held on the Sculpture Plaza of the Museum.  Collateral&Co. Contemporary Dance Company’s performance explores and responds to the in-progress poems of Gailmarie Pahmeier, who has been traveling throughout the state in

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FREE General
FREE Members

Talks
Saturday September 15, 2018 1:30 – 2:15 pm

Workshop: The Believer and Non-fiction Publishing

Speak with Daniel Gumbiner and Niela Orr as they discuss their experiences editing The Believer magazine. This free workshop will be held in the E.L. Cord Museum School at the Nevada Museum of Art as part of the Nevada Humanities Literary Crawl. For the full schedule of events, please visit

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FREE General
FREE Members

Talks
Saturday September 15, 2018 3:30 – 4:15 pm

Workshop: Publication Roundtable

Join us for a discussion of the current state of publishing and the opportunities and challenges it presents for writers. Featuring: Danilo Thomas, Baobab Press; Karen Terrey, Tangled Roots Writing; Ashley Scott and Brian Rouff. This free workshop will be held in the E.L. Cord Museum School at the Nevada

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FREE General
FREE Members

Talks
Saturday September 15, 2018 4:30 – 5:15 pm

Workshop: Songwriting

Have you always wanted to learn how to write a song? Learn alongside the band. Casey Bell and Dan Morse of local band Fine Motor will teach you the ins and outs of crafting that perfect verse. From the Beach Boys to Beyoncé, discover what kind of structures make a

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FREE General
FREE Members

Ongoing Programs
Sunday September 16, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Colin Ross

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

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Group Tours
Sunday September 16, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Wednesday September 19, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered every Wednesday at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Thursday September 20, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Talks
Friday September 21, 2018 12 – 1 pm

Docents in the Gallery: Art of the Greater West

The series provides opportunities for community conversation, learning, and informed discussion about art and creativity, followed by questions and dialogue designed to engage the audience. Join highly skilled and knowledgeable Docents in the gallery for an in-depth discovery of the Art of the Greater West. Support for the Art Bite

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$10 General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday September 22, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday September 23, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Erika Paul

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

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Group Tours
Sunday September 23, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Wednesday September 26, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered every Wednesday at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Thursday September 27, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday September 27, 2018 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
Saturday September 29, 2018 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Anne Brigman: The Symposium

Half-day symposium, followed by lunch. A program of the Debra and Dennis Scholl Distinguished Speaker Series presented by Whittier Trust Investment & Wealth Management Rediscover the life and art of Anne Brigman, whose work in the Sierra in the early 1900s was ground-breaking for its time. In this half-day symposium,

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$85 General
$75 Members

Group Tours
Saturday September 29, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday September 30, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch

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

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Group Tours
Sunday September 30, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Wednesday October 3, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered every Wednesday at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Wednesday October 3, 2018 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 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

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday October 4, 2018 5 – 7 pm

First Thursday: Members’ Premiere

Anne Brigman: A Visionary in Modern Photography and Laid Bare in the Landscape open with live music by The Reno Swing Set and performance by Tahoe Flow Artists. Sponsorship by Barrick Gold of North America. Hosted by The X 100.1 FM Radio and Great Basin Brewing Company. Wine sponsored by

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$10 General
FREE Members

Talks
Saturday October 6, 2018 9:30 am – noon

Unseen: Anne Brigman Art Hike with Trails & Vistas: 9:30 AM Hike

Join artists, musicians, dancers, and poets near Donner Pass for this unforgettable 2-mile art hike organized by Trails & Vistas, an art-in-nature nonprofit organization active in the Sierra since 2004. This unique outdoor trail experience retraces the steps of Anne Brigman and includes multiple art stops inspired by Brigman’s photographs

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$45 General
$35 Members

Talks
Saturday October 6, 2018 10 am – 12:30 pm

Unseen: Anne Brigman Art Hike with Trails & Vistas: 10:00 AM Hike

Join artists, musicians, dancers, and poets near Donner Pass for this unforgettable 2-mile art hike organized by Trails & Vistas, an art-in-nature nonprofit organization active in the Sierra since 2004. This unique outdoor trail experience retraces the steps of Anne Brigman and includes multiple art stops inspired by Brigman’s photographs

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$45 General
$35 Members

Talks
Saturday October 6, 2018 10:30 am – 1 pm

Unseen: Anne Brigman Art Hike with Trails & Vistas: 10:30 AM Hike

Join artists, musicians, dancers, and poets near Donner Pass for this unforgettable 2-mile art hike organized by Trails & Vistas, an art-in-nature nonprofit organization active in the Sierra since 2004. This unique outdoor trail experience retraces the steps of Anne Brigman and includes multiple art stops inspired by Brigman’s photographs

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$45 General
$35 Members

Talks
Saturday October 6, 2018 11 am – 1:30 pm

Unseen: Anne Brigman Art Hike with Trails & Vistas: 11:00 AM Hike

Join artists, musicians, dancers, and poets near Donner Pass for this unforgettable 2-mile art hike organized by Trails & Vistas, an art-in-nature nonprofit organization active in the Sierra since 2004. This unique outdoor trail experience retraces the steps of Anne Brigman and includes multiple art stops inspired by Brigman’s photographs

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$45 General
$35 Members

Group Tours
Saturday October 6, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday October 7, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Mel Wade (Mel & Gia)

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

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Group Tours
Sunday October 7, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Wednesday October 10, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered every Wednesday at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not

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Thursday October 11, 2018 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 October 11, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Friday October 12, 2018 1 – 3 pm

Art Afternoon: Workshop and Social for Seniors

NOTE: Art Afternoon is sold out this month. Please consider joining us in November. Click here to register for the November 9 session. 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

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$7 General
$6 Members

Ongoing Programs
Saturday October 13, 2018 10 am – 6 pm

Hands ON! Second Saturdays

The Hands ON! on Second Saturdays program 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

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FREE General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday October 13, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Sunday October 14, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Tom Stryker

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

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Group Tours
Sunday October 14, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Tuesday October 16, 2018 9 am – 1 pm

Eastern Nevada STEAM Summit

Fostering and supporting the growth of K-12 science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM) education in Eastern Nevada.  As part of the spread of STEAM Education across the state of Nevada, join us for a community wide discussion highlighting the role of the arts and humanities in Nevada’s future. Hear

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FREE General

Group Tours
Wednesday October 17, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered every Wednesday at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Thursday October 18, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday October 18, 2018 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

Special Events
Thursday October 18, 2018 6 – 8 pm

CANCELLED: chez louie Oktoberfest Celebration Dinner

Indulge in bratwurst, schnitzel, pretzels, goulash, and a chef’s variety of classic German cuisine in honor of Oktoberfest, complete with beer and wine. Reservations required by October 16. Call 775.284.2921 for more information. Price includes tax and gratuity.

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$85 General
$75 Members

Group Tours
Saturday October 20, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Talks
Saturday October 20, 2018 6 – 8:30 pm

The Folk & The Lore: Wild Woman

From the creative mind of Jessi LeMay comes the storytelling and narrative filmmaking project The Folk & the Lore. This multimedia project aims to collect, archive, and tell stories from Reno and throughout the region through photography, short films, and live storytelling events that will be held regularly at the

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$12 General
$8 Members

Ongoing Programs
Sunday October 21, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Colin Ross

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

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Group Tours
Sunday October 21, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Wednesday October 24, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered every Wednesday at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Thursday October 25, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Talks
Thursday October 25, 2018 6 – 7 pm

Barbara Stein on Annie Montague Alexander and the Rise of Science in the American West

Sponsored by our partner, the DRI Research Foundation. Annie Montague Alexander (1867–1950) was an intrepid explorer, amateur naturalist, skilled markswoman, philanthropist, farmer, and founder of two natural history museums at UC Berkeley. Working with scientists, Alexander joined research expeditions in Alaska, the Pacific Northwest, Northern California, the Eastern Sierra, and

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$12 General
$8 Members

Talks
Friday October 26, 2018 12 – 1 pm

Docents in the Galleries: Anne Brigman

The series provides opportunities for community conversation, learning, and informed discussion about art and creativity, followed by questions and dialogue designed to engage the audience. Join highly skilled and knowledgeable Docents in the gallery for an in-depth discovery of Anne Brigman: A Visionary in Modern Photography. Support for the Art

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$10 General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday October 27, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Sunday October 28, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: The Socks

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

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Group Tours
Sunday October 28, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Wednesday October 31, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered every Wednesday at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Thursday November 1, 2018 5 – 7 pm

First Thursday: The Coney Dogs

Explore the galleries, and enjoy drinks, bites and live music at this monthly Members’ party. 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. 

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$10 General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday November 3, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Talks
Saturday November 3, 2018 2 – 4 pm

Anne: In Her Own Words Matinee

Not only a photographer, Anne Brigman was also a writer, critic, poet, and actor who was an advocate for women’s freedom during the suffrage movement and an influential voice in her East Bay Area community. This theatrical presentation tells the story of Brigman’s life in her own words. Starring Mary

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$20 General
$18 Members

Talks
Saturday November 3, 2018 5 – 7 pm

Anne: In Her Own Words

Not only a photographer, Anne Brigman was also a writer, critic, poet, and actor who was an advocate for women’s freedom during the suffrage movement and an influential voice in her East Bay Area community. This theatrical presentation tells the story of Brigman’s life in her own words. Starring Mary

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$20 General
$18 Members

Ongoing Programs
Sunday November 4, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Mel Wade (Mel & Gia)

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

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Group Tours
Sunday November 4, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Wednesday November 7, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Guided Tour – Wednesday Afternoon

Enjoy a tour of the galleries after lunch with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered every Wednesday at 1:30 pm. Additional Guided Tours offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Wednesday November 7, 2018 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 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

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Group Tours
Thursday November 8, 2018 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 November 8, 2018 5 – 6 pm

Guided Tour – Thursday Evening

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). Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; Sundays at 1 pm; and the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm. Reservations are not

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Talks
Friday November 9, 2018 12 – 1 pm

Docents in the Galleries: Anne Brigman

The series provides opportunities for community conversation, learning, and informed discussion about art and creativity, followed by questions and dialogue designed to engage the audience. Join highly skilled and knowledgeable Docents in the gallery for an in-depth discovery of Anne Brigman: A Visionary in Modern Photography. Support for the Art

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$10 General
FREE Members

Ongoing Programs
Friday November 9, 2018 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 November 10, 2018 10 am – 6 pm

Hands ON! Second Saturdays

The Hands ON! on Second Saturdays program 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

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FREE General
FREE Members

Group Tours
Saturday November 10, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Saturdays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Sundays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Ongoing Programs
Sunday November 11, 2018 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday Music Brunch: Judith & Rocky

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

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Group Tours
Sunday November 11, 2018 1 – 2 pm

Guided Tour – Sunday Afternoon

Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Sundays at 1 pm. Additional Guided Tours on Saturdays at 1 pm; the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm; and Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays). Reservations are not

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Group Tours
Wednesday November 14, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm