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Exhibitions

Our rotating calendar of exhibitions aims to stimulate a deep consideration of the visual arts among visitors of all ages and backgrounds.

Current Exhibitions

  • Apr. 2, 2021 - Jul. 2, 2021
    A art piece of fabric hanging from the wall.
    "Not afraid of love" (2021) by Desire Moheb-Zandi

    A Common Thread: Curated by Ashanti McGee

    The Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art and the Las Vegas Womxn of Color Arts Festival are proud to present A Common Thread, a group exhibition featuring textile art by nine womxn artists of color from Las Vegas and other communities across the United States. Drawing on traditions and perspectives from a variety of backgrounds, these artists are ensuring that the expanding field of textile arts...
  • Sep. 28, 2020 - Aug. 27, 2021
    Pottery and relics on a shelf with the label that says Future Relics
    Image credit: Mikayla Whitmore

    FUTURE RELICS: Artifacts for a New World

    FUTURE RELICS: Artifacts for a New World Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art, West Gallery Curated by the GULCH Collective The Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art and GULCH Collective are proud to present FUTURE RELICS: Artifacts for a New World, a powerful presentation by a new generation of Latinx artists who are bringing performance and the visual arts together to challenge the inequitable relationship...

Upcoming Exhibitions

  • Apr. 19, 2021 - Jul. 9, 2021
    The artist's studio and son Wesley (2020).
    The artist's studio and son Wesley (2020).

    Sue Havens: Cull

    The Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art is proud to present Sue Havens: Cull, an exhibition of new works by Florida-based artist Sue Havens, from April 19 to July 9, 2021. Cull is a mid-career survey and the first solo museum exhibition focused on Havens’ prolific production in two and three-dimensional works since 2016. Anchoring both walls of the exhibition space is the public debut of a series of...
  • Apr. 19, 2021 - Jul. 9, 2021
    Multiple drawings on a table.

    A Drawing A Day: Curated by Emmanuel Muñoz

    The Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art and the UNLV Office of Undergraduate Research are proud to present A Drawing a Day, a group exhibition documenting the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic through the work of twenty-two artists. Curated by Emmanuel Muñoz, A Drawing A Day consists of over thirty artworks including drawings, sketches, collage, painting, and a musical instrument. Muñoz’s curation...
  • Apr. 19, 2021 - Jul. 9, 2021
    A clay piece.
    Every evening since the beginning of the pandemic shutdown in March 2020, Slentz has created one new 4 x 4 inch clay form in response to the thoughts and emotions that have affected her during the day. This exhibition marks the debut of the complete series of 365 forms.

    Sierra Slentz: Marking Time

    The Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art is proud to present Marking Time, an exhibition of ceramic sculpture by Las Vegas artist Sierra Slentz. Every evening since the beginning of the pandemic shutdown in March 2020, Slentz has created one new 4 x 4 inch clay form in response to the thoughts and emotions that have affected her during the day. This exhibition marks the debut of the complete series of...
  • Apr. 19, 2021 - Jul. 9, 2021
    People standing upside down with signs.
    Yumi Janairo Roth, Spin (after Sol LeWitt), Spinners spinning excerpts from “Sentences on Conceptual Art” during practice at the 2019 World Sign Spinning Championship, Las Vegas, NV (image courtesy the artist)

    Yumi Janairo Roth: Spin (after Sol LeWitt)

    The Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art is proud to present Spin (After Sol LeWitt), an exhibition of sculpture, video, photography, and performance by Colorado-based artist Yumi Janairo Roth. Collaborating with professional sign spinners, Roth creates insightful juxtapositions between the physical presence of street-corner advertising and the work of one of America’s founding conceptual artists, Sol...