All posts by Kris Vagner

Kris Vagner is Double Scoop’s Editor & Publisher.

Podcast: Paula Chung

The Tahoe fiber artist is honoring every American who's died from COVID, one stitch at a time

/ December 18, 2021

Obituary: Valerie Jean Serpa

'Kirk was the poet. Valerie was the poem.'

/ December 17, 2021

Sparks art update

In 2021, the Arts + Culture Division brought in new public sculptures and murals + cooked up future plans

/ December 16, 2021

Meet the women of Ah’-Wah-Nee

10 artists you definitely want to follow

/ December 10, 2021

Valerie Serpa has died in a plane crash

The beloved Fallon arts leader was in a small aircraft in Medford, Oregon

/ December 6, 2021

Friday art news roundup

Critic and former Nevadan Dave Hickey has died + news from 2 Reno venues

/ December 2, 2021

Podcast: Printmaker Nathaniel Benjamin

His visceral images mix the past, the present, and the grotesque

/ December 1, 2021

City of Reno to receive $500K national arts grant

Funds will be used to support local arts and culture organizations

/ November 23, 2021

Friday art news roundup

New public art in Las Vegas. A new book of Nevada poems and drawings. Nevada Humanities awards funds for art projects.

/ November 19, 2021

Podcast: Jessi ‘Sprocket’ Janusee from the Generator

The Sparks makerspace is still awaiting the grand opening of its new location. Meanwhile, Jessi talks about the group's ideas + events, both IRL and virtual.

/ November 13, 2021