Andrea Heerdt

All posts by Andrea Heerdt

Andrea Heerdt cut her teeth as an arts and music writer while she was still a journalism student at the University of Nevada, Reno. She graduated in 2018 and moved back to her native Las Vegas, where she's getting to know the art community.

From trash to treasure

How a Las Vegas teen brought a giant sculpture to fruition—then to Burning Man, next to a Nevada state park

/ November 23, 2019

Taking root

As Meow Wolf plans a Las Vegas branch, organizers aim to connect with local artists

/ October 24, 2019

Future shock

Scientist-turned-artist Amanda Phingbodhipakkiya brings her multimedia explorations into science and ethics to Las Vegas

/ October 22, 2019

By Las Vegas, for Las Vegas

Heather Harmon wants the city's future art museum to serve locals—all of them

/ September 11, 2019

Early exposure

Alisha Kerlin’s own experience with art inspired her to make it freely available to Las Vegas schoolchildren

/ June 13, 2019

The arts district I didn’t know existed

A UNR grad returning home to Vegas finds some nice surprises—like First Fridays and the 18b

/ March 31, 2019