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Record of exhibitions of the University of Nevada, Reno Art Department

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0314
Abstract

Collection consists of flyers and brochures announcing exhibits at the Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, undated-1989, and Art Department bulletins and newsletters, 1963-1990. Newsletters include: Art Forum, 1963-1967; Contact, 1967-1977; News from the Art Club, 1981-1983; and Preview, 1976-1990. Among the exhibit items is a description of the inaugural exhibition in the Church Fine Arts Building, with a foreword by J. Craig Sheppard, artist and Chair of the Department of Art.

Dates: 1960-1992

Gallery South Records

 Collection — Box: AC 0531-AC 0534
Identifier: AC 0533
Abstract

The Department of Art's Gallery South, located in the Jot Travis Building, opened in the Fall of 2012. It is used to display student work. The Gallery South records consist of marketing material for exhibits.

Dates: 2013

Edward Martinez Valentine Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0505
Abstract Edward Martinez took Jim McCormick's print-making class in the Art Department at the University of Nevada, Reno, while obtaining a bachelor of arts degree in journalism. He then obtained a bachelor of science degree in education, with a minor in art, in 1965. That same year, he married Kay Barnum and they set up residence in Virginia City, eventually acquiring a complex of houses and studios. The collection includes original and print Valentines designed, hand-drawn, and silk-screened by Ed...
Dates: 1973-2011

Sheppard Contemporary Records

 Collection — Box: AC 0531-AC 0534
Identifier: AC 0532
Abstract

The Sheppard Fine Art Gallery in the Church Fine Arts Complex became Sheppard Contemporary [gallery] in the spring of 2013. It is the site for exhibits by visiting professional artists. Sheppard Contemporary records consist of marketing material for exhibits by visiting professional artists.

Dates: 2013-2015

Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0531
Abstract

The Church Fine Arts Gallery's name was changed to the Yolande and Craig Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery and was referred to as the Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery. Located in the Church Fine Arts Complex, it is the site for exhibits of visiting professional artists. The name of the gallery was changed to the Sheppard Contemporary in the spring of 2013. The Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery Records consist of a letter, exhibit booklets and marketing material for exhibits.

Dates: 1988-2012

J. Craig Sheppard and Yolande Jacobson Sheppard Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0396
Abstract Craig Sheppard (1913-1978) received his education at the University of Oklahoma, earning a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting, 1938, and a Bachelor in Sculpture, 1939. He was an instructor at the University of Oklahoma, 1939/40, then at Montana State College, Bozeman, 1942/42. During the intervening years before joining the faculty of the University of Nevada, he was a production illustrator and designer in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Records in this collection document the professional careers of...
Dates: 1941-1979

Larry A. Walters Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0662
Abstract

The Larry A. Walters Papers consist of basic stage drawings for the Church Fine Arts Theatre, stage and set drawings for 22 plays produced at the University between 1981 and 1991, and several undated drawings by Larry Walters either as a student or for courses he taught at the University. Instrument Schedules and notes are available for some of the plays.

Dates: 1981-1991

Wide Open Beavers: A Collection of Fourteen Prints

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0574
Abstract

A portfolio of 14 prints by the students and faculty in the University Art Department in the fall of 1975. This portfolio is number 3 of an edition of 20.

Dates: 1975