Sierra Arts Foundation Board Members Announced

Sierra Arts Foundation announces the appointment of five new members of its Board of Trustees, as well as the full slate of officers and board members for FY18. Joining the Board of Trustees are David Calvert, Eddie Guth, Enid Oliver, Vanessa Vancour and City of Sparks Liaison Francine Burge. “All five of our newest board […]

We need your help! The NV Energy Foundations is awarding two local non profit youth organizations $10,000 each. Sierra Arts Foundations’ youth arts education programs, such as Music 1.2.1, Arts Integration, Arts Alternative, Sierra Arts Academy, Family Ukulele, and Dance with Zizou are successful because of the dedicated partnership we have with our community and generous folks like you. […]

Saturdays at noon. Learn the basic skills to enjoy quality family time playing the Ukulele. Bring your own Ukulele or borrow one of ours for the session. We will ask for a $5 deposit per person which will be fully refunded when the class is attended. Sign up HERE.

Yuyu Yang at Art Source Gallery

East Meets West: A Tale of Two Artists By: Madeline Potts As soon as you walk into the Art Source gallery on South Virginia Street you are overtaken with an immediate curiosity. Surrounding you are hundreds, maybe even thousands, of pieces of art. From steel work to futurism there’s no shortage of artwork to take […]

Celebrating Youth Art Month

National Youth Art Month celebrates visual arts for grades K-12. Youth Art Month emphasized the value of art education for all children, encourages support for quality school art programs, and promotes art material safety. Sierra Arts Foundation and the Boys & Girls Club of Truckee Meadows, in collaboration with supporting businesses, will showcase local youth […]

Thursday Lunchbox Lecture with Matt Mclver

Mclver’s goal as a commercial artist is to solve problems. From the best way to display your company’s identity, to how someone will have an interactive experience in a certain space. He uses design to evoke emotion, create awareness and solve these problems in a creative application every day. During this afternoon lecture, hear about […]

The Mel Shields Hitchcock Film Series Concludes Tonight: PSYCHO

When originally made, the film was seen as a departure from Hitchcock’s previous film North by Northwest, having been filmed on a low budget, with a television crew and in black and white. Psycho initially received mixed reviews, but outstanding box office returns prompted reconsideration which led to overwhelming critical acclaim and four Academy Award […]

JUST ANNOUNCED: Sierra Arts in July

During the month of July, Sierra Arts Gallery will host over 20 quality art experiences that explore individual expression and personal histories as they relate to art making. Each series will enrich community members through conversation, civic engagement, and provide resources for community members to gain a deeper understanding of theory and process. Programs encourage […]