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FOOD REVIEW: ROSE. RABBIT. LIE.

Jan 29, 2014 3:41pm

You have probably seen the billboards, the blogger posts, the banner ads, the news spots, and maybe even the TV commercials (apparently people still watch TV?). Even a faux demonstration of grammarians protesting the gross...

PIZZA MAKING ART

Jan 08, 2014 2:19pm
<p>Jevijoe Vitug&amp;#8217;s &amp;#8220;To be titled Afghanistan&amp;#8221;</p>

MOVEMENT AND CHANGE

Jan 29, 2014 2:07pm
On occasion, we pause long enough to watch the clouds shifting above. Meanwhile, always moving,...
A large, metal praying mantis welcomes visitors to the Container Park downtown on Fremont Street. Photo by Nick Mays

ART AS THE ATMOSPHERE

Updated: Jan 16, 2014 3:56pm
Bursts of flame spew from the towering antenna of a giant metal praying mantis; with its...
<p>Nathan Cote&amp;#8217;s &amp;#8220;Negligence Always Leads to Cannibalism.&amp;#8221;</p>

MUSINGS ON EXISTENCE

Jan 08, 2014 2:19pm
In dark corners of our existence, behind the cheery façade of civilization, creaturesare...
<p>Eric Vozzola - Damn Kids and Their Dubstep</p>

FIRST FRIDAY ROUNDUP

Jan 01, 2014 9:47pm
Lighten-up – Various ArtistsLight a path into the new year with an array of dazzling and...

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<p>Life Is Beautiful founder Rehan Choudry and Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh walk the festival grounds downtown Saturday.</p>

ART IS BEAUTIFUL

Oct 31, 2013 7:44am
One of the components that made Life Is Beautiful visually engaging was the art set against the backdrop of Las Vegas’ urban landscape, once grimy, now bejeweled with creative projects. Sides of...
<p>Scott and Jeff Kraynak, &amp;#8220;Animal Crackers&amp;#8221;</p>

FIRST FRIDAY ROUNDUP

Oct 31, 2013 7:38am
Scott and Jeff KraynakAnimal CrackersTwo bison take aim at herds of humans from train windows while Manatee’s on jet skis cruise around mangled human corpses. Men in suits peer out from between the...
<p>Artist James Henninger at his Arts Factory gallery Oct. 18.</p><p style="text-align:right;">photo by LauNCE RAKE</p>

STAIRWAY TO HENNINGER

Updated: Oct 24, 2013 2:49pm
It took a god of rock three years to find James Henninger.When we say “god,” there are not many people (and fewer living) that we could be talking about, but Led Zeppelin’s Robert Plant has to...
<p>Scott Flansburg, the Human Calculator</p>

Beautiful numbers

Updated: Oct 31, 2013 8:08am
Scott Flansburg is good with numbers. Very good.For the last 20 years, the man nicknamed the “Human Calculator” has entertained (and along the way, taught) with math. He is the Guiness World Record...
<p>Kara Maria, &amp;#8220;Animal Heart&amp;#8221;</p>

EXPLORING INTERCONNECTIONS OF INK, PLATE AND SKIN

Oct 16, 2013 5:37pm
In a pinch , lacking paper and needing to remember some word or number, we might jot it down on palm or arm. The brief participation these notations offer only pokes at the long-standing tradition...
<p>COURTESY OF CONTEMPORARY ARTS CENTER</p>

SURFACE DEEP RICHES WITH MATTHEW SCHLAGBAUM

Updated: Oct 16, 2013 5:35pm
Gold chunks creep around the sides of the small entrance wall of the Contemporary Arts Center, coyly hinting at the looming gold nugget monstrosity waiting on the other side, surrounded by a host of...
<p>Robert Beckmann, &amp;#8220;Car Wash I&amp;#8221;</p>

MEDITATING ON WATER WITH ROBERT BECKMANN

Oct 10, 2013 7:19am
“Let’s put them in the right order,” says artist Robert Beckmann.Beckmannn and assistant Lance Smith each pick up a large canvas, one is moved to the end of the line, a second replaces another...

Taking a Las Vegas Field Trip

Oct 10, 2013 7:09am
“You’ll be with me. Blue group heads out at 6:15,” says David Hardy, Creative Director at ArtsVegas and Field Trip guide, as he straps a blue paper bracelet onto a visitor’s wrist. Its quarter to six...
Clint Jenkins, Green Pacific Turtle

FIRST FRIDAY ROUNDUP

Updated: Oct 09, 2013 4:29pm
Clint JenkinsEndangeredPolished ivory and bone gleams like candles in thick blackness; the haunting shells once inhabited by endangered animals such as Siberian tigers, rhinoceros, green sea turtles...
Drawing by James Henninger

Buy this art … or else!

Sep 26, 2013 9:14am
[ART]SOME LIKE IT HOTWhen artist James Henninger holds a fire sale, he’s as serious about the fire as he is the sale. Saturday evening at Bar + Bistro in the Arts Factory, he’ll present all of his...
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