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2019 Art Walk: Co-presented by Susan N. Houston

UNLV's College of Fine Arts honors the Las Vegas arts community for its dedicated support of the arts and culture in Southern Nevada with its free annual Art Walk.

Save the Date

UNLV College of Fine Arts Dean Nancy J. Uscher invites you to the 3rd Annual UNLV Art Walk, a celebration of the arts, co-presented by Susan N. Houston.

Join us as we honor the Las Vegas arts community for its dedication and support of arts and culture in Southern Nevada.

UNLV Art Walk Logo

As the UNLV art galleries open their fall exhibitions, come and explore a variety of arts, performances, and live music as you walk along the academic mall of the UNLV campus.

Friday, October 11, 2019 5-9 p.m.

  • Free Event & Free Parking
  • Food As Art
  • Wine & Beer
Event Title Description Date Time Location
UNLV Art Walk

UNLV College of Fine Arts Dean Nancy J. Uscher invites you to the 3rd Annual UNLV Art Walk, a celebration of the arts, co-presented by Susan N. Houston. Join us as we honor the Las Vegas arts...

Friday, October 11, 2019 5:00pm
Along the Academic Mall of the UNLV Campus
The Future of Experience Design

Four young interdisciplinary designer/engineers hailing from Harvard, MIT and Cornell will share their work and launch our exploration into The Future of Experience Design (XD), kicking off Las Vegas...

Friday, October 11, 2019 5:00pm
Green Room
Art Bar at the Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art

Explore Amanda Phingbodhipakkiya’s evocative world of art and science with a special evening at the Art Bar. Visitors of all ages are invited to create their own art in response to the museum’s...

Friday, October 11, 2019 5:00pm
Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art
Tour of NEVADA CONSERVATORY THEATRE’S Fun Home

Take a behind-the-scenes tour of the award-winning musical FUN HOME adapted by Lisa Kron and Jeanine Tesori from Alison Bechdel’s 2006 graphic memoir of the same name. Visiting Assistant Professor of...

Friday, October 11, 2019 5:30pm
Through the STAGE DOOR accessed along the mall.
January is a Girl performance & Dean's Remarks

As part of her show Connective Tissue, renowned neuroscientist-turned-artist, Amanda Phingbodhipakkiya will present her movement work January is a Girl. January is a Girl explores synesthesia, a...

Friday, October 11, 2019 6:45pm
On the sidewalk just north of WRI-C.
Design Investigations with the School of Architecture

Scaled models created by architecture and landscape architecture students are deployed as a miniature city within the Barrick Museum Library. Come see these design investigations entitled “The Geo-...

Friday, October 11, 2019 7:00pm
Library, Barrick Mueseum
Aluminum Pour with the Department of Art

Make your own mold for a new sculpture with the Department of Art Sculpture Club who will pour molten aluminum from our forge to form your sculpture right there on-the-spot.

Friday, October 11, 2019 7:00pm
Caricature Stand sponsored by the Department of Art

Create a unique memory when you get a one-of-a-kind, custom caricature drawing!

Friday, October 11, 2019 7:00pm
Outside Donna Beam Gallery
Sidewalk Drawing: The Color of Art at the PAC

Join the Performing Arts Center in making the UNLV Academic Mall more colorful!  Whether you want to become a set designer, visual artist, or just love to color, visit us on the north end of the...

Friday, October 11, 2019 7:00pm
At the bottom of the stairs near the rose garden.
LED Flora Immersive Experience

Experience an immersive and interactive lighting installation created by the students and faculty of the Entertainment Engineering and Design program. Featuring an original composition “Firefly...

Friday, October 11, 2019 7:00pm
On the west side of the HFA building.
“Wings” by Kylee Renee Montoya.

“Wings” by Kylee Renee Montoya is an installation utilizing projection mapping. It is a memorial for the victims and families affected by the incident on October 1, 2017.  

Friday, October 11, 2019 7:00pm
In the lobby.
Filmmaking LIVE with UNLV Film

Join film students as they shoot a movie scene. Dollies and cranes involved!

Friday, October 11, 2019 7:00pm
North of FDH in grassy area.
Avant-Garde Excitement with UNLV Film

See experimental filmmaking projected live and large scale!

Friday, October 11, 2019 7:00pm
Projected on the west side of FDH.
Experience Virtual Reality with UNLV Film

Screen a 360-degree immersive video that pulls you into a world you’ve never seen!

Friday, October 11, 2019 7:00pm
Just outside of FDH.
UNLV Jazz perform at the Pida Plaza Beer Garden

UNLV Jazz will perform from 7pm until 9 pm (with breaks) as they have for every UNLV Art Walk thus far! 

Friday, October 11, 2019 7:00pm
Nevada Conservatory Theatre: Fun Home

Book and Lyrics by Lisa Kron Music by Jeanine Tesori Based on the Graphic Novel by Alison Bechdel After the death of her brilliant but troubled father, Alison devles into her past and family's...

Friday, October 11, 2019 7:30pm

Sponsors

National Endowment for the Arts
UNLV Donna Beam Gallery Logo
Tuscany Suites and Casino logo
Tommy Bahama Logo
Lazy Dog Logo
Tacos and Beer logo
Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant logo
Cartoon Vegas Logo
Emerald at Queensridge logo
Epicurean Society logo

2018 Second Annual Art Walk Recap

Beginning in the Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art, and winding its way through campus grounds and gardens, the Art Walk introduces 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.

Arts Walk Showcase

Photo Gallery

Woman plays harp outside of the Barrick Museum
Two women talk in front of hanging artwork
Woman stands in front of a neon sign that says Chicano
Man looks at red low rider car
Closeup of low rider engine
Woman stands in fron of meon sign that says Pink
Woman performs dance with animal suit
dancers perform in front of lighted jellyfish
Jazz band plays in front of Tam Alumni Center
Woman sits inside of plastic bubble
Woman dances outside with arms in the air
Three dancers perform in front of rose garden