Commodified Art Exhibition


Dec. 10, 2019 (All day)
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Campus Location


In the spirit of Claes Oldenburg's The Store (1961), Commodified features the work of Department of Art MFA candidates exploring contemporary art and consumerism in the context of Las Vegas. The site-specific installation will be presented in the front gallery space of GRS, a renovated Old Carl's Jr. fast food restaurant facing Maryland Parkway and current home to the UNLV Graduate Art studios. Curated by the MFA Curatorial Team. 

Participating artists: 

  • Aaron Cowan
  • Cida de Aragon
  • Fawn Douglas
  • Erin Drew
  • Laurence Meyers Reese
  • John McVay
  • Emily Sarten 

Through February 7, open for viewing after December 6 by appointment only. Contact

The opening reception coincides with the Department of Art: MFA Open Studios at GRS and Grant Hall studios from 6-9PM.



Admission Information

Open to the public December 6, 2019 6-9PM thru February 7, 2020 by appointment only.

Contact Information

WEndy Kveck

External Sponsor

Department of Art