The Unnatural Selections of Ross Takahashi is a collection of sculptural work that focuses on elements of an evolving world. Some works dive into humanity's complicated relationship with nature, while others deal with preservation, industrial philosophies, and organic ecosystems. Explore Takahashi's sculptures at the Windmill Library Gallery July 14 through September 27, 2020.
Every year the Las Vegas-Clark County Library District Foundation’s Big Summer Book Sale is a highly anticipated event at the Sahara West Library, giving folks a chance to stock up on summer reading, movies, music, and unexpected treasures. This year we invite you to stay home and shop our online book store on Amazon! Take your time browsing through our online store, where you will find a wide range of bargain that cross all age groups and cover a world of interests: health, cooking, history, textbooks, biography, science, sports, travel, law, computer, art, music, self-help, diet, film, romance, science fiction, and fantasy. Learn more about the Library District Foundation and our bookstores by visiting us at: https://lvccld.org/foundation/
An exhibition of photos awarded Best in Category in the 2020 Annual Electronic Competition, as well as selected photographs by the Nevada Camera Club 2019 Photographer of the Year Michael Braunstein. On display at Whitney Library Gallery from July 2 to September 15, 2020.
Leekyung Kang is an Idaho-based artist whose mixed-media artwork reflects her interest in the framework that makes up the urban landscape. On display at West Las Vegas Library Gallery from August 13 to October 25, 2020.
College of Southern Nevada Professor and artist Sean Russell displays photo-transfers of flowers in playful reference to the word "folly." Enjoy this display at West Charleston Library from July 21 to October 4, 2020.
Kim Uhlik displays his cARTographic paintings at Summerlin Library from August 6 through October 20, 2020. The primary colors and familiar shapes make up the paintings in order for the viewer to more easily apprehend the art.
Shinoid's paintings are hybrids of gestural/expressionistic movements and biomorphic forms. Trained in biological science and self-taught in art, Shinoid's artwork is both whimsical and emotive.
Clayworks exhibit by Nevada Clay Guild members encompassing a range of artistic endeavors and creative techniques within the ceramic arts: throwing, handbuilding, sculpting, slipcasting, low, medium, high fire, raku, salt, wood firings, and mixed media. On display at Sahara West Library from June 12 through August 29, 2020.
This exhibition at Laughlin Library running June 28 – September 12, 2020 features photographs selected from over 1,200 submitted entries to the Seventh Annual Desert Companion Focus on Nevada Photo Contest. The photos, submitted by both amateur and professional photographers, represent the spirit of Nevada through images of desert landscape and wildlife, signature Las Vegas architecture, and the people who live and work here.
This new exhibit at Centennial Hills Library is a collection of watercolor paintings featuring vintage Las Vegas signage from the Neon Museum Boneyard. Doug Waterfield, artist and the University of Nebraska at Kearney Professor of Art, sees the retired, faded, and rusting casino signs as reminders that life (and its pleasures) are temporal.