Georgia O’Keefe: “Living Modern” at NMA through October 20th

The only West Coast venue to offer a new look at this iconic artist through her art, fashion, and style

Georgia O’Keeffe: Living Modern
July 20 – October 20, 2019

Expand your understanding of renowned modernist artist Georgia O’Keeffe in the context of her self-crafted public persona — including her clothing and the way she posed for the camera. Living Modern focuses on O’Keeffe’s wardrobe, shown for the first time alongside key paintings and photographs. It confirms and explores her determination to control how the world understood her identity and artistic values. Continue reading

Demonstrations Featured at July 19-20 Wild Women Artists Show and Sale

Wild Women ArtistsJoin Wild Women Artists for a summer show during Artown with demonstrations and interactive learning. Bring your curiosity and participate in hands-on activities in bookbinding, jewelry, metalwork, felting, painting, and photography. This is a one-of-a-kind opportunity to learn from artisans who have been working for decades in their fields.

The sale will be held at the Student Center Gallery, on the main floor of the Red Mountain Building at TMCC. It includes paintings, handmade books, lino prints, metal sculpture, mixed media, jewelry, fine art photography, and many other surprises the Wild Women Artists are sure to bring. Continue reading

Mission Moon Exhibit at the Fleischmann Planetarium Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11

This summer, we hope you enjoy the exciting new show line-up at the Fleischmann Planetarium. Also, come back weekly to experience outstanding planetarium shows from around the world — with changing selections every Friday and Saturday!

We also will expand our “Mission Moon” exhibit this summer to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11. As our guest crew members, you will be able to try your hand at more than 30 interactive stations. Continue reading

Jack Malotte Retrospective at Nevada Museum of Art

by Jack Malotte

Jack Malotte makes artworks that celebrate the Great Basin, with a focus on contemporary Native American political issues. Born and raised in Reno, Malotte currently resides in Duckwater, Nevada, and is an enrolled member of the South Fork Band of the Te-Moak Tribe of Western Shoshone.

This major retrospective showcases the full breadth of Malotte’s career, including drawings, prints, graphics, paintings, and an outdoor mural. Continue reading

Nevada Historical Society exhibit celebrates Reno Rodeo centennial

Reno Rodeo Parade, 1950s

The Reno Rodeo is celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2019 and the Nevada Historical Society is tipping its cap to the city’s longest running special event with a new exhibit.

On Wednesday, May 15, the Historical Society will unveil, “Reno Rodeo: 100 Years of the Wildest Richest Rodeo in the West.” Continue reading