UNLV College of Fine Arts Annual Art Walk #ArtWalkUNLV

When

Oct. 12, 2018, 5pm to 9pm
Woman doing handstand in a tent

Description

UNLV College of Fine Arts Dean Nancy J. Uscher invites you to a celebratory evening honoring the Las Vegas arts community for its dedicated support of the arts and culture in Southern Nevada from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m Friday, Oct. 12 beginning in the Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art. Champagne, wine, and hors d’oeuvres will be served. It is free and open to the public.

Beginning in the Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art, and winding its way through campus grounds and gardens, the Art Walk will introduce you to all seven areas of the Fine Arts at UNLV — Dance, Film, Theatre, Architecture, Music, Art, and Entertainment Engineering and Design. Engage with interactive film sets, be awed by the power of a ninety-person choir, savor a performance of Shakespeare’s sonnets, and much more.

Schedule of Events:

5:00 p.m.

The Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art

Tamar Ettun's Jubilation Inflation

This solo exhibition consists of several parts. At the center, there is an intimate compartment containing an installation of interactive audio work. It is surrounded by mixed media sculptures, a selection of experimental videos, and four inflatable room-sized environments environments where visitors will be enveloped by a climate of vivid color.

Donna Beam Fine Art Gallery

¡Americanx!

Curated through the Donna Beam Gallery, “¡Americanx!” assembles a lively group of artists whose artwork runs the gamut of inspirational sources and cultural commentary with varied media, from painters to sculptors, photographers, illustrators, cartoonists, and installation. “¡Americanx!” has UNLV introducing the depth and diversity of contemporary works produced by artists of Latino/a/x heritage who call Las Vegas home.

Grant Hall Gallery

Zully Mejia's Caeruleum

Jessie & Brian Metcalf Gallery 

Bianca Scott's Surface Tension

6:15 p.m.

Grounds Across from TAM Alumni Center

Tamar Ettun's Mauve Bird with Yellow Teeth Red Feathers Green Feet and a Rose Belly, Part Blue

6:45 p.m.

Grounds Across from TAM Alumni Center

Remarks by Dean Nancy J. Uscher

7 p.m.

Art Walk Begins

Admission Information

This event is free and open to the public.

Contact Information

Event Sponsor

  • College of Fine Arts
  • Nevada Arts Council
  • National Endowment for the Arts