Artists -- Nevada

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Artists' Registry

Identifier: NC1247

The Elko Area Council on the Arts was an Elko, Nevada, organization formed to promote and aid the arts in northeastern Nevada. Registry from 1980 lists all artists and craftsmen in northeastern Nevada, both amateur and professional and was created to serve as an information and resource clearing house.

Dates: 1980

Gallery South Records

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

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

Walter S. Long Sketchbooks and Drawings

Identifier: NC1056

About 100 pencil, water color, and pen and ink sketches of Nevada scenes, titled, dated and signed. Sketches depict the artist's living quarters, also mining locations and the area in and around Eureka, Nevada and the southeastern section of Nevada. The three books were apparently a gift from the artist to Elizabeth C. Parker.

Dates: 1878-1880

Edward Martinez Valentine 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

Nevada Artists' Association Records

Identifier: NC329

Includes minutes (incomplete); agendas, treasurers' reports; newsletters; membership rolls and applications; programs and lists of participants in art shows; newspaper clippings about events; and report, programs, and announcements of the Nevada Art Gallery, Reno, Nevada.

Dates: 1951-1969

Sheppard Contemporary Records

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

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

Identifier: AC 0531

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

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

Interviews of Walker Lake Art Club members

Identifier: NC1067

Interviews of members of the Walker Lake Art Club about their experiences in entering the fine arts.,Interviewees include Audrey Haigh, Audrey Cooper, and Frances Hawkins.

Dates: 1977

Larry A. Walters Papers

Identifier: AC 0662

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