News: Department of Art

UNLV President Keith E. Whitfield at commencement
People | May 10, 2022

UNLV president will highlight exceptional students at commencement who embody the academic, research, and community impact of the graduating class.

detail shot of artwork
Arts and Culture | April 28, 2022

The biannual Open Studios is an opportunity for the community to visit the graduate studios and meet the artists.

woman in formal indigenous clothing speaking
Arts and Culture | April 7, 2022

The Barrick Museum is the only institution in Nevada to be selected as a finalist for this prestigious award.

 

woman in red top
Arts and Culture | February 3, 2022

This year's inductees include legendary songstress Dionne Warwick, iconic musician and performer Paul Anka, prima ballerina Cynthia Gregory, and actor and educator Michael Tylo (posthumously).

A woman sits next to a mural
Arts and Culture | December 1, 2021

MFA art student Lyssa Parks' work "Star Studies" explores campus diversity and the imposter syndrome that some students feel.

A box with dirt in it
Arts and Culture | November 17, 2021

Exhibition features projects from 10 fine arts bachelor's students.

The exterior of the Barrick Museum
Arts and Culture | October 28, 2021

Romero to talk about her art practice and the ideas that drive her at the Barrick Museum auditorium. The event is free and open to the public.

Two women hold flourescent lights in front of a crowd
Arts and Culture | October 18, 2021

Co-presented by philanthropist Susan N. Houston, the College of Fine Arts hosts the free annual Art Walk to honor the Las Vegas community for its dedicated support of the arts and culture in Southern Nevada.

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
Arts and Culture | September 22, 2021

Selected artist to create an original site-specific mural celebrating the thriving and diverse Las Vegas community.

An art piece in blue and yellow depicts geometric shapes
Arts and Culture | August 16, 2021

This momentous event celebrates the beauty of Indigeneity through the art of local and regional Native American Women artists.

collage of book covers
Campus News | August 4, 2021

Education and art majors team up to better explain complex concepts to children.

a flier for art talk talk talk
Arts and Culture | July 28, 2021

Presented by Los Angeles-based artists Beck + Col, "ART TALK Talk talk" is an online art talk show modeled after classic late night shows like "The Tonight Show."