Topic: museums and galleries

Campus News | September 18, 2017
UNLV architecture students imagine a different approach to the way museums curate our shared cultural experiences.
art gallery
Arts and Culture | September 13, 2017
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
Arts and Culture | August 30, 2017
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
Arts and Culture | June 12, 2017
How to use the Barrick Museum’s new exhibit to talk to your children about the environment.
Children participate in Rebel Girls dance camp
Campus News | June 9, 2017
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
Arts and Culture | May 9, 2017
An installation at the Barrick compels museum curators and UNLV mailroom staff to take new notice of each other.
several books
Arts and Culture | April 5, 2017
Librarian Priscilla Finley recommends some of her favorite Las Vegas-set reads for the beach or your backyard.
Meghan Smythe, Purple Lady
Arts and Culture | March 24, 2017
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
Arts and Culture | February 10, 2017
What happens in an art museum between exhibitions? Here’s a peek into the process.
Shakespeare's First Folio
Arts and Culture | August 31, 2016
University Libraries packs the month with 14 events to celebrate the playwright's First Folio! exhibit. Plans include lectures, performances, and kids activities.
Michelle Light examines costume designs
Arts and Culture | August 2, 2016
A behind-the-scenes look at the Libraries and facilities management teams’ efforts to protect the historic book of the Bard’s works.
Highway #5, Los Angeles, California, USA, 2009
Arts and Culture | July 17, 2016
The exhibition surveys a decade of Burtynsky’s photographic imagery exploring different aspects of the modern world’s most transformative resource, oil. It opens Sept. 23.