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All posts by Kris Vagner

Kris Vagner, Double Scoop's Editor and Publisher, is a journalist who's been covering arts and culture in Nevada and California since 2004. She freelances for the Reno News & Review and other publications. Kris has earned awards for critical writing, entertainment writing, feature writing, and—somehow—sportswriting. Read more at www.krisvagner.com.

Behind the Neon Line

Art consultant Maria Partridge talks about choosing the sculptures for a downtown Reno development

/ July 18, 2019

Granted!

Nevada Arts Council awards over $1 million to artists and orgs

/ July 11, 2019

Strings attached

In a small show at The Holland Project, Marisa Malone conjures a lot of emotion with a line of thread

/ July 3, 2019

Fixer upper

A 1906 painting of a prominent Reno woman was restored. You can catch a glimpse at the Lilley Musuem.

/ June 21, 2019

Why no comment?

A sexual assault allegation came up in the local art world. Here's why we didn't cover it.

/ April 8, 2019

Wall-to-wall

VIDEO: Meet Wally Cuchine, rural Nevada's legendary art collector—and the grad students who made a film about him

/ April 4, 2019

A place in the sun

VIDEO: A new mural highlights some lesser-known parts of Las Vegas-area history

/ March 29, 2019

Nevada’s new museum

The Lilley opens today at UNR

/ January 25, 2019

New money

A new City of Reno grant program aims to spur public art projects—lots of them

/ January 23, 2019

Disappearing act

As the face of downtown Reno changes fast, artists pay tribute

/ January 15, 2019