UNLV Department of Art Lecture Series: Yasuaki Onishi

When

Oct. 3, 2019, 7pm to 9pm

Office/Remote Location

Room 106
Exhibit consisting of large inflated tubes

Description

Yasuaki Onishi is an internationally celebrated artist working in the mediums of installation, sculpture and painting. Using materials that tend not to retain clearly defined shapes, Onishi creates works that have significant effects on spaces. Onishi’s exhibition “Permeating Landscape” is on view at Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art until October 27. This artist talk is co-hosted by MGM Resorts Art & Culture.

UNLV Visiting Artists, Designers, and Art Historians are sponsored by the Department of Art, the College of Fine Arts, and community partners. The UNLV Department of Art is fortunate to host cutting edge artists, designers, and art historians. These inspiring creative leaders visit the campus to engage with students. 

Image courtesy of MGM Resorts Art & Culture and Yasuaki Onishi

While he is in Las Vegas, Onishi will be visiting with art, design, and art history students in classrooms and in their studios. The UNLV Department of Art is fortunate to host cutting edge artists, designers, and art historians. These inspiring creative leaders visit the campus to engage with students. For information about public components of this exciting facet of our educational program, please follow UNLVArtDept on Facebook and @unlvtheear on Instagram. Also, please sign up for the UNLV Department of Art mailing list.

Admission Information

Free and open to the public.

Contact Information

Marcus Civin

External Sponsor

UNLV Department of Art, MGM Resorts Art & Culture