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College of Fine Arts Hosts Second Annual Art Walk Oct. 12

Join us for a celebratory evening honoring the Las Vegas arts community for its dedicated support of the arts and culture.
Arts and Culture  |  Oct 1, 2018  |  By Jennifer Vaughan
Media Contact: Jennifer Vaughan, 702-895-1575
dancers outdoors at night

Dancers perform at the 2017 UNLV Art Walk. This year's event will be held Oct. 12. (Josh Hawkins/UNLV Creative Services)

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 show you interactive exhibitions, dance and musical performances, theater experiences, and much more.

Schedule of Events:

5 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 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

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