ART BITE The Art and Frames of Arthur and Lucia Mathews with Ann M. Wolfe and Greg Drinkwine
Friday, July 13 / noon
Enjoy an art historical introduction to the art and frames made by the famed Arts and Crafts artists Arthur and Lucia Mathews given by the Museum’s Curator of Exhibitions and Collections, Ann M. Wolfe, and master frame maker Greg Drinkwine. Free for members and with paid admission.
BRDI Presents Robert Swatt of Swatt|Miers Architects
Thursday, July 19 / 6 pm
Robert Swatt is co-founding Principal of the award-winning Bay Area architecture firm Swatt|Miers, recipient of more than fifty local, regional and national design excellence awards, including acclaimed project the Icehouse in San Francisco. Cost: $10/$8 Museum Members, AIA and APA Continuing Education Credits Available
ART BITE Paul Miller, aka DJ Spooky That Subliminal Kid, on The Book of Ice and Polar Art
Friday, July 20 / noon
In advance of his special musical performance July 21, join Paul Miller, aka DJ Spooky That Subliminal Kid, for a talk about his projects from The Book of Ice, selections from which are on display in the CA+E gallery. Free for members and with paid admission.
ARTCAR FEST - Art Cars on Display
Saturday, July 21 / 1-4pm
ArtCar Festival co-founder Philo Northrup presents a collection of Art Cars from Northern Nevada and California area in the Museum parking lot. Admission is free.
Saturday, July 21 / 2 pm
Automorphosis looks into the minds and hearts of a delightful collection of eccentrics, visionaries, and just plain folks who have transformed their cars into artworks. Special guest appearance by Director Harrod Blank and ArtCar Festival co-founder Philo Northrup. Cost: $10 / $8 Museum members
****LIVE PERFORMANCE Paul D. Miller aka DJ Spooky: Ice Music
Saturday, July 21 / 7 - 10 pm
In partnership with the Holland Project, the Nevada Museum of Art presents Paul D. Miller, aka DJ Spooky that Subliminal Kid performing live with a quartet of Reno Philharmonic musicians. Cost: $15 / $10 Museum members
ART BITE Jerry Walker on History and Geology of Petroleum Production in Nevada
Friday, July 27 / noon
Petroleum geologist Jerry Walker will talk about the history and geology of petroleum production in Nevada, and the importance of petroleum in the state as a way of understanding more about Edward Burtynsky: Oil. Free for members and with paid admission.
Saturday, July 28 / 5 – 10 pm
Join us on a multi-stop interactive bike tour of Reno hot spots hosted by The Holland Project and The Reno Bike Project. Free community event.