museums and galleries

Sep 18, 2017
Campus News

UNLV architecture students imagine a different approach to the way museums curate our shared cultural experiences.


art gallery
Sep 13, 2017
Arts & Culture

In an era of answers at our fingertips, UNLV’s real role is to promote ignorance in our students, argues the Barrick Museum’s D.K. Sole.


two women looking at art exhibit
Aug 30, 2017
Arts & Culture

History professor finds the humanity in a Barrick Museum exhibit meditating on the minutiae of atomic testing history.


Single visitor looking at the Tested Ground museum exhibit
Jun 12, 2017
Arts & Culture

How to use the Barrick Museum’s new exhibit to talk to your children about the environment.


Children participate in Rebel Girls dance camp
Jun 9, 2017
Campus News

With a variety of university-sponsored camps taking place both on and off campus, UNLV is anything but quiet this summer


Christmas Angel III by Kim Rugg
May 9, 2017
Arts & Culture

An installation at the Barrick compels museum curators and UNLV mailroom staff to take new notice of each other.


several books
Apr 5, 2017
Arts & Culture

Librarian Priscilla Finley recommends some of her favorite Las Vegas-set reads for the beach or your backyard.


Meghan Smythe, Purple Lady
Mar 24, 2017
Arts & Culture

Can you name five female artists? The Barrick Museum's collection will help you pass this cultural test for Women's History Month.


ceramic sculpture
Feb 10, 2017
Arts & Culture

What happens in an art museum between exhibitions? Here’s a peek into the process.


Shakespeare's First Folio
Aug 31, 2016
Arts & Culture

University Libraries packs the month with 14 events to celebrate the playwright's First Folio! exhibit. Plans include lectures, performances, and kids activities.