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Department of Art

Portrait of Marcus Civin, new chair of art department
Jul 16, 2018

This performance artist, art critic, and teacher is excited about collaborating with new colleagues at UNLV.

children creating art
May 25, 2018
Arts and Culture

The Barrick comes alive from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, June 22 with free workshops and music for all ages.

detail of art work
May 16, 2018
Arts and Culture

Join the free opening reception at the Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art 5-8 p.m. June 2.

man in art gallery
May 14, 2018
Arts and Culture

Civin joins the college effective July 15, following eight years with the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA).

close-up of artwork
May 4, 2018
Arts and Culture

The artists discuss what it means to make art in Las Vegas today.

poster with words "UNLV MFA Open Studios 2018 April 27"
Apr 24, 2018
Arts and Culture

The public is invited to visit master of fine art candidates and visit their studios where they will present recent work.

artwork detail
Apr 16, 2018
Arts and Culture

Sessions start at the top of each hour from 1 to 5 p.m.

Lawrence Weschler
Apr 12, 2018
Arts and Culture

Longtime New Yorker writer will explore ways art and science have been approached together, and separately, over the years.

art image
Apr 6, 2018
Arts and Culture

The scholar and artist unpacks her 'Scouted' series, a re-contextualization of location shots behind the classic Martin Scorsese film Casino (1995).

Apr 2, 2018
Arts and Culture

Personalize an object with beads. Join the museum in welcoming artist Noelle Garcia for a workshop.

Mar 29, 2018
Arts and Culture

As part of the curated screening, artist and filmmaker Chris Coy will show his film BARNRAZER, as well as selected works by artists Jon Rafman and Andrew Norman Wilson.

Mar 28, 2018
Arts and Culture

Lowenthal examines the evolutionary exchanges between design, historical legacies, and their effect on the production of subjectivity.

woman drawing
Mar 9, 2018
Arts and Culture

Gemma Marmalade is a British artist and professor in photographic art practice at the University of Derby, specializing in experimental approaches to the radical intersections of photography, video, and performance.

outdoor billboard
Mar 1, 2018
Arts and Culture

At the core of Ferrer's practice is the treatment and transmutation of cultural objects and symbols, pulling from popular iconography to art historical artifacts.