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Let Them Eat Cake

In these times of economic hardship, political uncertainty, and social upheaval, the UNLV Barrick Museum accentuates the positive with an exhibition celebrating two of life’s great pleasures: cake and art. "Let Them Eat Cake" collects depictions of confectionery delight -- humorous, deadpan, realistic, abstract, and downright delicious -- by 11 artists from across the Las Vegas Valley and beyond. Artists:

  • Jessica Carnford
  • Camden Coxson
  • Ed Davis
  • Melissa Eder
  • Laura Henkel
  • Aysha Kambestad
  • Myra Laws
  • Jenel Lawson
  • Lorraine Leslie
  • Salley Maddox
  • Benoit Sawyer
  • Erin Whitman

In the News

Arts and Entertainment Guide – Desert Companion, October 2011

Dessert art show is a sweet sensation – The Rebel Yell, October 20, 2011, Christina Nguyen

Mmm, art... - Las Vegas CityLife, October 20, 2011, Jenessa Kenway