All posts by Matt Bieker

Matt Bieker is an award-winning photojournalist and native of Reno, Nevada. He received his degree in Journalism from the University of Nevada Reno in 2014, and currently covers arts & entertainment and community development in his hometown.

Poster man

Edwin Martinez-Escobar got the 2022 Artown commission just as his mural career was taking off. Next, he wants to see more Latino artists working in Northern Nevada.

/ June 29, 2022

Meet Jill Colbert, Hazel Lyon + Nathaniel Benjamin—just 3 of the artists at Reno Punk Rock Flea Market

The annual DIY extravaganza takes place this weekend at The Generator

/ April 25, 2022

Why is there a pile of candy on the floor?

A Félix González-Torres piece is on loan to the Barrick

/ April 5, 2022

DIY holidays

Where to make your own gifts in Reno, Las Vegas, Sparks + Elko

/ November 29, 2021

Nevada + NoCal artists + collectors: here’s how you can help Dixie Fire survivors

A plein-air paint-in in Quincy this Saturday + an auction on Sept. 3

/ August 25, 2021

Reno Fine Arts Collective

A father and daughter’s plan to put Reno on the world stage

/ June 30, 2021

Welcome home

Emily Reid's new Art House in Reno offers workshops for kids + adults

/ June 22, 2021

A Reno art club marks its 100th year

Celebrations kick off with a show at the Artists Co-op. More to follow, including a book from Jack Bacon & a Nevada Museum of Art exhibition.

/ April 7, 2021

Handmade wonderland

A new Reno collective filled the Potentialist Workshop with a kaleidoscope of installation art and a soundtrack by local DJs

/ March 22, 2021