Wonders’ captured in a variety of mediums by local artists.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Have you ever experienced a moment in nature when the beauty is so incredible that it takes your breath away? Do you wish you had captured that perfect moment? The Virgin Valley Artist’s may not have captured that moment in your life but they have … [Read more...]

Last Chance to View “Geographical Divides” at the Mesquite Fine Arts Center

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

These are the last days for the community to enjoy viewing the Geographical Divides exhibit at the Mesquite Fine Arts Center. Geographical Divides examines Nevada's unique visual culture and features sixteen print-makers who were invited to join … [Read more...]

Best little theater around

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

One hundred ninety-nine bodies are what it takes to fill the seats in the Mesquite Community Theatre, the best little theater around and still improving. Whether one seat or all 199 are filled the Virgin Valley Theatre Group, the new MCT managing … [Read more...]

‘Battle Born’ art is a winner

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

The July “Battle Born-Nevada” artist’s competition and exhibit at the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery is sponsored, for the sixth year, by Barbara Ellestad, a long-time supporter of the gallery. Ellestad didn’t choose this exhibit but rather the month in … [Read more...]

July art is ‘Battle Born’

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

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, PDF & Email

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, PDF & Email

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, PDF & Email

  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, PDF & Email

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, PDF & Email

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...]