Art and Culture Day at the Barrick Museum

When

Jun. 16, 2017, 9am to 5pm

Office/Remote Location

Galleries and Museum Lobby
Abstract artwork

Description

Join ​the UNLV Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art for a day of fun, creativity, and learning​​. The ​museum will be filled with free activities f​​or the entire community. Discover new ways to appreciate art as a viewer and a maker​ by viewing our summer art exhibitions and participating in one of our free hands-on workshops​. Guests​ ​will enjoy​ ​Museum​ ​Eye​ ​​Sp​y​, Storytime presented by Las Vegas Clark County Library District, modern dance, and art making​.​ Bring your creations home or exhibit them in the museum's lobby. ​ Our admission is free and materials will be​ ​provided.

Schedule

  • ​10 a.m.​ & 3 p.m.​ | Storytelling presented by Las Vegas-Clark County Library District
  • ​12:30–​1:15 p.m. | ​Modern Dance Performance courtesy the UNLV Department of Dance and the Erick Hawkins Institute West
  • ​9​ a.m.–​5 ​p.m. | Free Hands-on Sculpture Station: ​Texture Making 
  • 9​ a.m.–​5 ​p.m. | Free Hands-on ​Quilting Workshop with the Artist
  • ​9​ a.m.–​5 ​p.m. | Free Hands-on Collaborative Drawing Activity
  • ​9 ​a.m.–​5 ​p.m. | Free Hands-on Art Project: ​Make Your Own Mask​​​ 
  • ​​9 a.m.–​5 ​p.m. | Free ​Museum Eye-Spy 
  • 9​ a.m.–​5 p.m. | ​Free Story-Building Workshop

ABOUT THE EXHIBITIONS

Finding Us

The Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art is easily accessed from the west side of the UNLV campus. Drive east on East Harmon Ave until the road enters the campus and terminates in a parking lot. The Museum will be on your right, next to a desert landscape garden.
View our location in Google Maps.

*Note: All buildings on the UNLV campus share the same street address, 4505 S. Maryland Pkwy, Las Vegas, NV, 89154. To find the Barrick Museum building, use the Google Maps link above.

Parking

Parking in staff, student, and metered spots is free after 1 p.m. on Fridays. Metered parking is available behind the Lied library and along Harmon. To purchase a daily pass or for questions about parking on campus dial Parking and Transportation Services at 702-895-1300.

Admission Information

This event is free and open to the public and for all ages.

Contact Information

Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art
702-895-3381

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Event Sponsor

UNLV Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art