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...]

Beldin is VVAA September Artist

Cheryl Beldin, featured artist for September recently won an honorable mention for a piece of her pottery in a recent Mesquite Fine Art Gallery competition. Cheryl is a Midwesterner from a group of towns called collectively, the Quint Cities … [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...]

Artists invited to apply for Nevada Arts Council roster, community resource

Professional artists and ensembles of all disciplines are invited to apply to the Nevada Arts Council’s 2015–2018 Artists in Schools + Communities Roster. The roster is designed as an online resource for schools, organizations and communities to bro … [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...]

Bailey named August Artist of the Month

David Bailey was born in Kernville, CA, in 1950. His father was in the drilling and blasting construction business, so the family lived in many towns and cities in the state of California. Most of the time, however, he grew up in Glendale, CA. He met … [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...]

Diana Coonradt named Artist of the Month

Diana was born in Pocatello, Idaho and spent her growing up years on farms and ranches in southeast Idaho and in Salmon River Country. Her constant companion during those years was her love of drawing and books. Diana filled every piece of paper … [Read more...]