Topic: museums and galleries

Museum exterior
UNLV History | November 7, 2017
Marjorie Barrick’s involvement in UNLV and the community went far beyond her time in the classroom. Here's the story of one of our campus' pioneers.
Mexican ofrenda altar
Arts and Culture | October 31, 2017
Barrick Museum display for Dia de los Muertos welcomes additions through this week.
art supplies
Arts and Culture | September 21, 2017
The evening of spectacular celebration marks the 60th anniversary of UNLV and the 50th anniversary of the Barrick Museum.
Arts and Culture | September 19, 2017
The internationally acclaimed art critic will deliver two lectures on art and writing.
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.