Desert Dames Disguise for Fun

The Desert Dames showed off their silly side on October 23 as they gathered at the Oasis Grille Room for their second annual costume contest luncheon.    President Jan Martin, AKA Rosie the Riveter, welcomed seventy five members and guests to the lu … [Read more...]

Sue Kroll to Instruct Scratchboard Art Workshop Nov. 7

Accomplished artist Sue Kroll will instruct a one-day workshop in the unique art technique called “scratchboard,” held at the Mesquite Fine Arts Center Classroom on Friday, November 7. Sue’s workshop is hosted by Virgin Valley Artists Association. Enr … [Read more...]

Benedict Presents “Legend of Sleepy Hollow” October 21

With a touch of autumn in the air and harvest moon on the wane, Paul Benedict presents a reading of “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” at the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery on Tuesday, October 21, at 6 p.m.  This free event is donated to the community by Bene … [Read more...]

Gallery Salutes the “Dusty Trails” of Nevada History

In a salute to Mesquite’s location on the ancient Virgin River thoroughfare of human commerce, Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery opens its next exhibition, “Dusty Trails: 150 Years of Nevada History,” on September 29.  This display of original art is sponso … [Read more...]

Gail Smith Offers Painting Class

Mesquite artist Gail Smith will offer a weekly class in acrylic and oil painting at the Mesquite Fine Arts Center Classroom starting Tuesday, September 30.   She welcomes all levels of artist from beginning to advanced to the class, which will meet T … [Read more...]

Gallery Welcomes Eight Visiting Arts Groups

Virgin Valley Artists Association stages its third annual Mesquite Fine Arts Invitational Exhibition, showing now through September 27.   VVAA, operators of the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery, welcomes eight visual arts organizations from throughout S … [Read more...]

“Starry Nights” Winners Announced

Though the town has lacked energy during the August heat, The Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery  buzzed with activity on Thursday as the winners of the themed exhibition, “Starry Night” was presented to an animated crowd at the Gallery’s monthly receptio … [Read more...]

Welcome to the Gallery!

The Virgin Valley Artists Association (VVAA) operates the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery.  Its members show and sell their work at the gallery, launching a new display each month. The organization and gallery are unique for a city the size of … [Read more...]

Judith Hetem Sweeps Gallery Honors

In a rare trifecta, Judith Hetem,’s oil painting, “Meditation,” swept top honors in three judging categories of the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery’s July exhibition.  The Gallery’s themed competition, “Pause and Reflect,” drew twenty entries, vying for ca … [Read more...]

The Magic of Glass Art and More at Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery

Glass is big on the current art scene.  Mesquite artists are in tune with that trend, working in several different processes of glass art construction.  Their fine glass art creations are available at the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery,  the City-owned fa … [Read more...]