Mikayla Whitmore, Before the Dawn, 2015

settlersandnomads.com presents and archives contemporary art in Las Vegas, Nevada. A collaborative work in progress, it catalogs a network of contemporary artists, thinkers and projects with ties to the Vegas valley. Settlers + Nomads assembles a curated roster of artists living and working in Las Vegas and an ever-growing list of artists who have passed through as students, faculty or visiting artists. The site also highlights cultural destinations in downtown Las Vegas, contemporary art galleries, museums, public art, earthworks and other projects, while the blog features the ideas of visual artist-contributors and monthly calendars of art exhibitions, lectures and news.

Image: Mikayla Whitmore, Before the Dawn, 2015.