News: Department of Art

collage of 8 individual people
Arts and Culture | December 7, 2022

The event, to be held March 21, honors past and present residents of Southern Nevada who have made a significant impact in the areas of visual arts, performing arts, or architecture.

photo of wall art
Campus News | November 23, 2022

The project represents a gift from the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV Class of 2022 and the theme of 'diversity, inclusion, and acceptance.'

abstract painting
Arts and Culture | November 2, 2022

The exhibition, which is open to the public, will showcase the works of the late Las Vegas-based artist and beloved UNLV professor beginning November 4.

 

two ballerinas and one ballerino dancing together
Arts and Culture | October 10, 2022

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.

two people viewing fine art in a gallery
Arts and Culture | September 29, 2022

Fresh Studies is an exhibition of new artwork by the 2022-23 UNLV Bachelor of Fine Arts cohort.

abstract art on acrylic with reds and blacks
Arts and Culture | September 29, 2022

One of the most iconic art critics of modern times is remembered with an exhibition featuring the work of a number of his former students joined with several artist colleagues.  

woman looking up at giant rocks
Arts and Culture | September 28, 2022

Five to 10 artists will be chosen to produce work that responds to five historic Nevadan land art sites associated with artworks by Walter De Maria, Jean Tinguely, and Michael Heizer.

photo illustration with grphics of music,art, theater
Arts and Culture | September 21, 2022

Join us as we explore how art, design, media, and performing arts disciplines enhance the creation of knowledge.

photo illustration of woman with icon of a group of people
People | July 26, 2022

The history-making program manager helps shape college women leaders and advocates for human rights.

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.