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  • Drive-thru Time Machine: A Conversation with Allison Wiese

    by Andreana Donahue   I had the opportunity this summer to sit down with San Diego-based interdisciplinary artist and educator Allison Wiese while she was in residence at the Neon Museum studio…

  • Fall 2017 Exhibitions and Events

    Las Vegas Opening Celebration and Art Walk, opening receptions for UNLV Fall exhibitions and a celebration of the Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art’s 50th Anniversary, Friday, October 6 from 5-9PM.    Organized…

  • Report From Houston

    Houston-based artist Laura Napier was in the midst of writing a second installment of her “Report from Houston” for Settlers + Nomads this summer when forecasts of Hurricane Harvey broke. After the devastating…

  • Artists’ Top Five: Mikayla Whitmore

    This ongoing series will share short lists of artists’ favorite things to do or see in Las Vegas (including nearby day trips). In some cases, these lists become more nostalgic or idiosyncratic musings about a city…

  • Artists’ Top Five: Justin Favela

    This ongoing series will share short lists of artists’ favorite things to do or see in Las Vegas (including nearby day trips). In some cases, these lists become more nostalgic or idiosyncratic…

  • Summer 2017 Exhibitions and Events

    Las Vegas   Benjamin Entner: Classics at the College of Southern Nevada Fine Arts Gallery, July 6- September 2, 2017. Artist Talk & Artist Reception: Thursday, July 6, 6pm, Room NLV H120 Benjamin Etner at College…
  • Bearded and Shucked: 2nd Annual Mermaid Day Parade

    Artist Aaron Sheppard recently hosted the second annual Bearded & Shucked Mermaid Day Parade, in honor of the Coney Island tradition. Sheppard (Joshua Tree) and Erin Stellmon (Baltimore), both former Las Vegans,…

  • THE FILE: Serena Cole

    I recently caught up with artist Serena Cole at her light-filled, image-plastered studio in West Oakland. A lengthy and generous conversation, we discussed everything from her recent solo exhibition of dazzlingly complex…

  • LASSO OF TRUTH: WHY WE NEED WONDER WOMAN NOW MORE THAN EVER

    By Danielle Kelly, originally published in the June 1 issue of the Las Vegas Weekly, Las Vegas, Nevada.  The best Wonder Woman costumes didn’t require much. Some ’70s kids like myself had…

  • Deborah Aschheim’s “The Zeitgeist” and The Summer of Love

    “If art is to nourish the roots of our culture, society must set the artist free to follow his vision wherever it takes him. We must never forget that art is not…