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The Special Collections department at the University Libraries invites you to an exhibit showcasing over 80 pieces of imaginative and whimsical interpretations of gambling and casino life, along with conceptual and advertising art of the industry. The show centers around sculptures that were commissioned by the Stremmel Gallery for Harrah's in 1995. It also features the artistry of slot machines, casino shows, showgirls, neon signs, historical photos and more. Admission FREE
Building hours can be found on the website.
Opening reception: Sunday, July 7, 2013 3 - 5 pm Meet the artists, guided tours, light refreshments and commemorative booklet.
Full list of artist's and collections:
Mary Lee Fulkerson
Will Durham neon signs
Karen Burns showgirl costumes
Mistinguett showgirl art
IGT conceptual drawings
Special Collections photographs
Marshall Fey collection
Joe McKenna gambling ephemera