NMA announces 2023 STEAM Conference
The Nevada Museum of Art announced today that registration is open for its 2023 STEAM Conference, March 1-4. This year’s theme is “Environments of Inspiration.” The conference aims to teach strategies to incorporate Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math into classrooms to foster creativity. The conference is virtual, and registration is free for K-12 educators. Details and registration link here.
Justin Favela’s in a national show in San Diego
What’s the term for a Latergram that’s on WordPress, not Instagram? This is that. This show began in October, and we’re just reporting it now. Hope you’ll pardon the delay: Las Vegas artist Justin Favela’s work is featured in the exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration at The Mingei International Museum in San Diego. The show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists in the U.S. It runs through April 30.
Las Vegas seeking public art evaluators
Reno seeking Public Art Committee members
UNR hiring Art History Prof.
The University of Nevada, Reno is hiring an Assistant Professor of Art History. “Desired areas of expertise include: Latinx Studies, Indigenous Studies, Native American art, African American art, Visual Culture Studies, Gender and Sexuality, and/or Environmental Studies.” Details here.
Cover photo + Favela thumbnail photo: Justin Favela, “Beyond Timeless,” 2022. Images courtesy Mingei International Museum.