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January 26, 2022

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Fine Arts

Photo: Steph Littlebird poses for a photo with their pain
Indigenous artist’s work to be featured at First Friday artwalk
Friday, November 5, 2021
Steph Littlebird’s work revolves around the Indigenous artist’s identities — spiritual, cultural and gender. Littlebird, who is the First Friday featured artist for November, identifies as two-spirit, a masculine and feminine identity and a label used by Indigenous people to reference their gender, sexual or spiritual identities …
Photo: Workers Terence McAllister, left, and Jose Reynoso
In rare Las Vegas auction, Picassos from MGM Resorts collection could bring up to $100M
Thursday, October 21, 2021
Sotheby’s auctions typically take place in locales such as New York, London, Paris, Milan and Hong Kong, and this weekend will mark the first time that one of the firm’s marquee auctions will be in Las Vegas ...
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Documentary film coming to Las Vegas delves into big cat industry
Thursday, August 26, 2021
‘The Conservation Game’ will screen at Downtown's Art Houz Theaters from September 16-19 and 23-26.
Photo: Daria Pilar Redus (left) as Sarah and Ezekiel Andr
Bard not required for a fulfilling experience at Utah Shakespeare Festival in Cedar City
Monday, August 16, 2021
WEEKEND GETAWAY:
On this day, I saw no Shakespeare — at the Utah Shakespeare Festival in Cedar City.
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UNLV film student blazes trail with her movie ‘Take Out Girl’
Saturday, May 1, 2021
Melissa Del Rosario, a Filipino Spanish American woman, couldn’t identify with movie stars growing up because actresses who looked like her typically weren’t featured on the big screen. That has been part of her inspiration in launching a career in film production ...
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Sculptures celebrating African American culture unveiled at West Las Vegas Arts Center
Thursday, April 15, 2021
Two 15-foot sculptures celebrating African American culture were unveiled today at the West Las Vegas Arts Center. The identical sculptures feature a Black woman and ...
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Thunder From Down Under is back in Las Vegas
Friday, February 12, 2021
Let these blokes fulfill your wildest fantasies.
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Meow Wolf’s Omega Mart opens February 18 at Area15
Wednesday, January 20, 2021
After much anticipation, Area15 finally welcomes Meow Wolf to Las Vegas.
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Area 15's Museum Fiasco is a cluster of fun in Las Vegas
Monday, January 11, 2021
Avant-garde art space offers interesting exhibits and immersive shows.
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Check out 'Cluster' and other new attractions at Area15
Tuesday, January 5, 2021
Playmodes Studio's new interactive art piece, like the rest of the experiential art complex it calls home, is less of an "I saw that" and more of an "I went there."
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Virtually tour the 2020 Neon Museum artist in residence's show
Friday, January 1, 2021
The Neon Museum has posted an interactive, 360-degree tour of Ehikhamenor’s show to its website, direct from its Ne10 Studio.
Las Vegas performing art venues eagerly await aid from stimulus bill
Las Vegas performing art venues eagerly await aid from stimulus bill
Thursday, December 24, 2020
Help appears to be on the way as Congress included $15 billion for small art and entertainment venues as part of a $900 billion coronavirus relief package.
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Local art collections shine in Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art’s return
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
For its post-lockdown debut, the Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art returns with an exhibit spotlighting the art held by Las Vegas collectors.
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Photo exhibition "I Miss Everyone" confronts isolation head-on
Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Be it stories of loneliness or hope, local photographer Chris Mounts hopes to document such experiences with this pop-up photography event.
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Retired Las Vegas airman finds purpose in pandemic: artworks from pine cones
Saturday, September 19, 2020
The coronavirus pandemic kept Ray Chicoine at home when the active great-grandfather would have been out and about, riding his bicycle a few times a week to the gym, driving his camper van to southern Utah or visiting Nellis Air Force Base for …