"Elizabeth Blau: Off the Cliff"
The College of Southern Nevada Fine Arts Gallery
Paintings by local artist Elizabeth Blau, an Arctic Circle Residency fellow, explores how landscapes transform and how they are remembered, says the release. Her intent “to find and depict the beauty of the rapid changes occurring in landscapes” comes after a summer in the Arctic documenting and drawing receding glaciers with scientists and other artists. Blau has exhibited nationally and teaches 2-D Design, Drawing and Painting courses at UNLV. Through October 2.
"Basin & Range" at Donna Beam Fine Art Gallery is a group show of 2-dimensional, 3-dimensional and electronic media that "highlight the natural beauty of the area as well as Michael Heizer’s Double Negative." Closes September 5. Review from Las Vegas Weekly.
Paint This Desert has been posting brief tours of "Recent Acquisitions" and that will continue next week. The exhibition of recently acquired works to The Barrick Museum and Las Vegas Art Museum collections closes September 19. Review from KNPR.
Conversation with "Recent Acquisitions" artist Brent Sommerhauser in the Barrick Museum Main Gallery at 6 p.m. on September 16.
"The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection" closes September 19. Review from LV Weekly.
'French Connection' Showgirls at Lied Library "explores the origins of the city’s first French revues and features original costume pieces, costume sketches, set designs, programs, and photographs from the shows." Closes October 1.
Style Moderne: Art Glass from the Ruth and Mel Wolzinger Collection. The Barrick Museum. Through January 23, 2016.
Artist Lecture Series will be held on Thursday nights from September to December.