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

  • Jan. 15, 2021 - Apr. 2, 2021
    A black and white painting with various shapes.
    Image courtesy of Chase R. McCurdy

    Chase R. McCurdy: Threads in Time

    The Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art is proud to present Threads in Time, a solo exhibition of painting, photography, writings, and sculptural assemblages by Las Vegas artist Chase R. McCurdy. McCurdy has developed an intuitive practice that responds to the immediacy of passing time with abstract representations of a fleeting, spontaneous sense of reality. “The work appears to be abstract,” says...
  • Jan. 15, 2021 - Apr. 2, 2021
    An oil canvas painting
    Gig Depio, Catch-22 (2011) Oil on canvas

    Gig Depio: Rebuilders

    The Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art is proud to present Rebuilders. Focusing on the context around Breaking Armistice (2014), a significant painting in the oeuvre of the Las Vegas artist Gig Depio, this exhibition positions the artwork as a landmark in a shifting community of voices and ideas. The year when the painting was created was an important one for Depio. After moving to the United States...
  • Jan. 15, 2021 - Apr. 2, 2021
    A building.

    Kyla Hansen + Krystal Ramirez: This is the Place, This Must Be the Place

    The Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art is proud to present This is the Place, This Must Be the Place, a collaboration between two artists who use text-based artworks to explore liminal spaces. Kyla Hansen and Krystal Ramirez use the Barrick’s Work Shop Gallery to establish a dialogue of shifted and distorted words that move back and forth between narration and abstraction. By introducing instability...
  • Jan. 15, 2021 - Apr. 2, 2021
    A man in cowboy attire eating an apple

    Brent Holmes: Behold a Pale Horse

    The Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art is proud to present Behold a Pale Horse, a solo exhibition by Las Vegas artist Brent Holmes. Working through a variety of media, Holmes practices an active meditation on the challenges of manifesting the contemporary and historical presence of Black voices in the American West.  Observing that “actions lead to objects,” the artist brings together sculpture,...
  • Nov. 9, 2020 - Mar. 19, 2021
    An art piece featuring three hands.
    Lance L. Smith "Intrés de acción (raíz)" (2020), mixed media on Amate

    Lance L. Smith: In the Interest of Action

    Lance L. Smith: In the Interest of Action An exploration of diasporic systems of knowledge and their uses as tools for liberation. November 9, 2020 to February 19, 2021 Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art The Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art and the Womxn of Color Arts Festival are proud to present In the Interest of Action, an installation of recent artworks by Las Vegas artist Lance L. Smith. With...
  • 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

  • Feb. 1, 2021 - Apr. 2, 2021
    Sketches of various objects.

    Tiffany Lin: PROOF

    The Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art and the Womxn of Color Arts Festival are proud to present PROOF, a solo exhibition by the Las Vegas-based artist Tiffany Lin.  PROOF examines displaced sites of learning through an interactive installation that invites visitors to respond to an ever-changing series of questions written on a classroom chalkboard. Through a surrealist mise-en-scene that expands...