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New art director updates spaces and brings fresh ideas to campus
September 18, 2013 • Staff Report
University of Nevada, Reno hires Paul Baker-Prindle as director of University Galleries for the Department of Art.
Using Lake Tahoe photographs to blend art and science
August 14, 2013 • By Deanna Hearn
Peter Goin has been using his photographs and those of others to research the visual history of Lake Tahoe for 25 years.
Art professor completes 460-mile bike ride in the desert
June 26, 2013 • By Abbie Walker
Joseph DeLappe chalks out 10,000 square miles of usable space for solar farm.
Student wins art award in spring, leads to national exhibit opportunity
October 19, 2012 • By Stephany Kirby
Lily Cooper, a freshman at the University of Nevada, Reno, earned a national gold medal from the National Scholastic Art Foundation.
Tahoe through the lens of research
August 9, 2012 • By John Trent
The University’s scientific community is focusing on the future of the storied lake.
“Visualizing Change” environmental art exhibit in Tahoe until July 27
July 11, 2012 • By Megan Akers
The Tahoe Science Consortium collaborated with University of Nevada, Reno’s Department of Art to create “Visualizing Change,” a photographic art expedition intended to show environmental restoration at Lake Tahoe.
“Haunted”: an InkHeads printmaking show and fundraiser
October 20, 2011 • By Ashlea Clark
The InkHeads Printmaking Group, a University student and alumni art club, hosts a “Haunted” art show and sale at l’gallery on Oct. 29.
University’s Knowledge Center opens Post-War Bohemians exhibit
July 6, 2011 • By Claudene Wharton
After World War II, some Nevada artists were producing nontraditional art and living lifestyles that matched. Their work is being displayed at the Knowledge Center.
Professors Starrs and Goin receive prestigious award
April 11, 2011 • By Tiffany Moore
Paul Starrs and Peter Goin will be awarded the John Brinckerhoff Jackson Prize by the Association of American Geographers.
University Art Professor offered a historic opportunity
February 4, 2011 • By Nonie Wainwright
Vogel, a professor and local designer has designed more than 300 costumes for theater productions before her latest work, a ball gown for the First Lady.
January 30, 2011 • By Nonie Wainwright
"MYSELF," a free art exhibition at the University’s Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, explores the theme of contemporary self-portraiture.
Faces show character and culture
January 6, 2011 • By Nonie Wainwright
The Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery will present “MYSELF,” a free visual art exhibition, Jan. 18 through Feb. 18.
Partnerships and Professionals
October 2, 2009 • By Natalie Savidge
With the opening of a new student art exhibit at Stremmel Gallery, campus talent receives unprecedented exposure.
Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery: "Planes of Consistency" exhibit
August 26, 2009 • By Skyler Dillon
The University of Nevada, Reno’s Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery is kicking off its 2009-2010 season.
Artown comes to campus
July 8, 2009 • By Jon Fortenbury
The ever-popular Artown returns to Reno this summer.
University celebrates unique art form: “book arts”
June 19, 2009 • By Claudene Wharton
Can a book be a work of art, as well as a literary work?
Art auction to benefit local artist and University graduate
April 28, 2009 • By Zanny Marsh
Members of the local art community are raising money for Devin Hosselkus at a May 3 art auction at the Studio on 4th
White House photographer shares ‘inside’ view
March 6, 2009 • By John Trent
Eric Draper, former official White House Photographer, shows images and tells the story behind them for J-Week.
NASA’s Space Grant Program funds interdisciplinary minor
February 6, 2009 • By Zanny Marsh
An interdisciplinary effort by University professors to create a minor in "serious" games has received $20,000 in grant funding from the Nevada NASA Space Grant Consortium.
University art exhibition analyzes sports
February 2, 2009 • By Jon Fortenbury
The exhibition features 24 artists, each creating one to six pieces of artwork. Coming from all different career levels and across the country, the artists created video, photography, painting, sculpture, performing art and installation pieces.
Artist explores knowledge at University exhibition
November 25, 2008 • By Jon Fortenbury
Susan Murrell has created wall-based installations and multidimensional installations.
Black Rock Press moves into new home
November 6, 2008 • By Patrick McDonnell
The University's 43-year-old Black Rock Press has moved into the former student union on campus.
‘Eco-Sophia’ highlights art of living artfully
October 28, 2008 • By Jon Fortenbury
The art exhibition features artists from all over the world, who take several different approaches to this philosophy, ranging from metaphorical to humorous.
48 hour film festival puts new twist on rivalry
October 13, 2008 • By Scott Gayer
University videography students Winter Carrera and Sean Wilkes achieved just that after winning the Associated Students of the University of Nevada bookstore’s first 48-hour film festival competition
Professor invited to prestigious international art exhibition
August 26, 2008 • By Zanny Marsh
Joseph DeLappe explores peace activism through Gandhi-related online technology, sculpture
Exhibit aims to provoke thought about a future after oil
July 30, 2008 • By Guia Del Prado
The “Post-Petroleum” art exhibit illustrates cities and suburbs in a world where the oil wells have gone dry and roads and highways are rendered useless.
Leaving a Legacy: Fred Reid named 'Employee of the Year'
May 22, 2008 • By Adrienne Goetz
Fred Reid named classified employee of the year. Reid is known for his dedication to the students, the art department and the University.
Valentine’s Day stirs excitement, bidding at Sheppard Art Gallery
February 14, 2008 • By Zanny Marsh
Auction featured special installations by students and recent graduate students to raise funds for future programming
Tantalizing tattoo, timeless talent
January 23, 2008 • By Natalie Savidge
The temporary tattoo, drawn for this event by the associate professor of art, is the simplest way to gain admission to the new Nevada Museum of Art exhibition, Like, Love, Lust: Michael Sarich.
November 21, 2007 • By Zanny Marsh
Art professor inducted into Center for Advanced Study