Nevada Museum of Art
Posted November 19, 2014 by Wager-Evans Dental
There are many benefits to art. It can stimulate your imagination, make you more observant, enhance problem-solving skills, and simply create enjoyment. If you and your family have an appreciation for art, your Reno dentists, Dr. William Wager and Dr. Brian Evans suggests perusing the Nevada Museum of Art.
What:Nevada Museum of Art
When: Wednesday thru Sunday 10AM to 5PM; Thursday 10AM to 8PM; Closed Mondays, Tuesdays, and national holidays
Admission: Adults $10; Students $8; Seniors (60+) $8; Children (6 to 12) $1; Children (5 and under) FREE; Members: FREE; High school students enrolled in Washoe County School District w/school ID: FREE
The only accredited art museum in the state of Nevada, the Nevada Museum of Art joins the ranks of other accredited museums including the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Only 5 percent of all museums in the U.S. earn accreditation by the American Association of Museums. By encouraging interdisciplinary investigation, the Nevada Museum of Art fosters new knowledge in the visual arts. Serving as a cultural and educational resource for all, the museum offers meaningful art and societal experiences. Current exhibitions include:
- Late Harvest
- Venue: Nicola Twilley and Geoff Manaugh
- North Dakota Oil Boom: Elizabeth Farnsworth and Terry Evans
- The Paruku Project: Art & Science in Aboriginal Australia
- Maya Lin: What is Missing?
- Andrea Zittel: Wallsprawl
- Lita Albuquerque: Stellar Axis
- Bloom: Ken Goldberg, Sanjay Krishnan, Fernanda Viégas & Martin Wattenberg
A unique shopping experience, the Museum Store offers a variety of unusual, hand-crafted gifts and jewelry, books, stationery, and educational toys. All proceeds support the Museum’s exhibits and programs.
For more information visit: http://www.nevadaart.org/visit/plan-your-visit/
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