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All posts by Kris Vagner

Kris Vagner is Double Scoop’s Editor & Publisher. She's also been 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. More at www.krisvagner.com.

How is the Nevada Museum of Art doing in 2020?

The Las Vegas branch is on hold. A foundation grant came in. Programs for teachers, now virtual, expanded across the state.

/ December 12, 2020

More holiday art gifts

Mask up, and you might need to call ahead, but you can still shop in person at artisan shops and studios

/ December 7, 2020

Well played

Philo Northrup’s assemblages re-mix pop culture in a deliciously devious light

/ December 2, 2020

City of Reno distributes another $200K for artist relief

Emergency funds earmarked for visual, theater, literary, dance artists & performing arts support staff

/ November 12, 2020

Virtual views of TMCC’s faculty show

Access to the campus gallery is restricted by COVID measures, so the department sent some pics, and students interviewed their profs via video

/ November 10, 2020

‘Let’s just forge ahead’

Despite the pandemic and the drop in Carson Valley tourism, a new gallery opened this year in Minden

/ November 9, 2020

Photo Gallery: Nevada & Tahoe plein air painters

Meet the artist who work outside depicting fall color shows, desert rock formations, and their travels abroad

/ October 30, 2020

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