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Kris Vagner is Double Scoop’s editor in chief. In former lives she was a literature student in Arizona, an art student in Boston and Los Angeles, an artist, gallery owner, art teacher, and Arts Editor for the Reno News & Review. She’s been writing about Nevada art and culture since 2004. More at www.krisvagner.com.

Generator announces new home, new plans

The makerspace will share a former big-box store in Sparks with retail, restaurant, and residential units

/ October 20, 2020

Calling all teens

Sumbissions are open for the 2021 Scholastic Art Awards

/ October 17, 2020

More relief for artists

Where to seek funding & where to donate

/ September 28, 2020
Generator members and volunteers packed up for the move to their new location

Generator to move temporarily to Reno Public Market

The nonprofit plans to run a scaled-back workspace while awaiting its permanent home

/ August 28, 2020

A new film on Burning Man art debuts this weekend

Producer Sophia Swire shared some stories

/ August 13, 2020

Nevada Humanities awards $368,873 to 46 orgs

CARES Act funds reach groups around the state

/ July 16, 2020

Clark County library galleries reopen

19 exhibitions you can see from now through November

/ July 3, 2020

‘I feel like it’s time to get a little more radicalized …’

Justin Favela on how the pandemic and the civil rights uprising are moving his needle forward

/ June 22, 2020

“Totally weird.” “I miss the streets.” 

Artown presenters on the challenges of working in quarantine

/ June 12, 2020

Art groups & venues announce reopening plans

News from Sierra Arts, Artists Co-op, Carson City Open Studios

/ June 1, 2020