July art is ‘Battle Born’

Print Friendly

As she does in July each year, Barbara Ellestad has sponsored this month’s Virgin Valley Artist’s Association and Mesquite Fine Arts Center’s themed exhibit. This year’s July exhibit is titled, “Battle Born” and is all about the great State of … [Read more...]

July Artist of the Month doesn’t sing for his supper; he paints.

Print Friendly

Virgin Valley Artist’s Association’s Artist of the Month is Tommy Tucker, who labels himself an honest value producer/creator. Tucker is a respected artist who had a 35-year career in Hollywood with Warner Bros, Walt Disney Studios, 20th Century … [Read more...]

VVAA Art Winners “The View From Here”

Print Friendly

By Kathleen Snow The winners for the Virgin Valley Artists Association competition for June “The View From Here” were announced Thursday at the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery. This month’s competition was sponsored by Mesquite Gaming and had some … [Read more...]

VVAA Art Winners “The View from Here”

Print Friendly

  By Kathleen Snow The winners for the Virgin Valley Artists Association competition for June “The View From Here” were announced Thursday at the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery. This month’s competition was sponsored by Mesquite Gaming and … [Read more...]

“Phoenix” (Rising from the ashes) benefit

Print Friendly

On Monday, May 22, a Scenic, Arizona, mobile home was devoured by flames causing the Sierra/Grubb family to lose everything they owned. Community members were generous and came to the aid immediately with clothes and necessities but two community … [Read more...]

An artist’s ‘View from Here’

Print Friendly

Themed monthly exhibitions at the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery are intended to keep artists working on their creations over the hot summer months and to engage the gallery’s audience. June’s theme, “The View from here,” is doing both. Many different … [Read more...]

Fine art with a clay palette

Print Friendly

The Mesquite Fine Arts Center would like to recognize Patricia Nay as the June Artist of the Month. Nay has been painting, sculpting and drawing since she was a young child and has created art in those mediums, in some manner since. Raising … [Read more...]

Student Art Month

Print Friendly

Imagine a floor to ceiling eclectic display of some of the most talented artists in town. When you visit the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery during the month of May that is exactly what you will find. May is student art month and there is plenty to … [Read more...]

Inspired art

Print Friendly

Artists and poets merge their talents for the ‘Artists and Poets’ Exhibition at the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery each year. Poets begin by creating their artistry with words that hopefully inspire an Artist to select their poem and bring those words to … [Read more...]

An evening of harmonious beauty

Print Friendly

Southern Nevada Symphony Orchestra performed its season finale April 8 at the CasaBlanca Showroom, Mesquite. Setting a smart pace with “Overtures and More,” by favorite composers from several musical periods, Conductor Selmer Spitzer led his … [Read more...]