One Day Only – Memorial Day Pop-Up noon – 2 p.m.

Rita Cannan Elementary School and Veterans Memorial STEM Academy are pleased to present a joint pop-up exhibition featuring student artwork at Sierra Arts Foundation. This past year Cannan and Veterans were each given the unique opportunity to acquire a half-time art teacher who would work with classroom teachers to integrate art into the curriculum. Art […]

Meet Frances Melhop Tomorrow Night

Join Sierra Arts Gallery for the closing reception of Telling Tales: A Retrospective from Frances Melhop.  The artist will be available to meet and greet for Sierra Arts Members from 5-6 p.m. and open to the public from 6-7 p.m. Refreshments are generously provided by Wild River Grille.

Now Accepting Grants to Artists Applications

Our 2016 Grants to Artists application is now available. Download the application, complete, and email with all required items to You can also pick up hard copy of the application at Sierra Arts Foundation Monday-Thursday between 10 am and 5 pm. Deadline is Thursday June 30.

Call to Artists – Art Slaves

Art Slaves now accepting submissions! Art Slaves is now accepting submissions for its 20th Annual Show and Sale, July 1-31, with an artist reception on July 7 from 5 to 9 p.m.. Artists of all genres are encouraged to submit their work for an exhibit at Swill Coffee & Wine, where it will remain on display […]

Black Rock Press Present: Jaime Lynn Shafer

Jaime Lynn Shafer graduated from Corcoran College of Art + Design’s Master of Arts in Art and the Book in 2014. Shafer’s work has been exhibited in the U.S. and abroad and is part of the permanent collections of Yale’s Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, George Washington University’s Gelman Library, and UCLA’s Biomedical Library, […]

Arts + Business = A Home Run for the Economy

Hear from local arts enthusiasts including NV Energy, EDAWN and Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority. Hear from a nationally recognized expert from Americans for the Arts, Randy Cohen and learn how the arts can make a huge impact with your business of any size. Special guest appearance by Susan Boskoff, Executive Director of The Nevada Arts Council. Ticket […]