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2015 Celebrating Life Pamphlet
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For more information on the city of Las Vegas Gallery program call (702) 229-1012.

Charleston Heights Art Center - 800 S. Brush St.

Exhibits at Charleston Heights Art Center Gallery feature both local and national artists work. Work is chosen by proposals submitted for single artists work or group exhibits. A call for proposals is sent out every year and a half to two years for future gallery seasons. The exhibits are scheduled to run approx. 12 weeks. The exhibit selection process is focused on bringing in technically and conceptually dynamic work. The art exhibits in this space are based on contemporary and traditional art practices. It is a gallery program goal to show the public what is being made both in and out of state. Additionally, work chosen for exhibit is done so to show the community something they have not seen before either in the use of the medium or a new approach to a traditional subject.

Exhibit hours: Wednesday through Friday, 12:30 to 9 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.; closed Sunday through Tuesday and holidays.
Facility Phone: (702) 229-6383

Mayor's Gallery - 401. S. Fourth St.

The exhibits in the Fifth Street School Mayor’s Gallery are curated group exhibits based on a topic that is relevant to the community, the downtown location, or highlighting a specific culture. Annually an exhibit that is relevant to the Vegas Valley Book festival is programmed for the gallery. If you are interested in being included in a group exhibit on any given topic, please send samples of your work to jvoltura@lasvegasnevada.gov or call the number below for Gallery Coordinator.

Exhibit hours: By Appointment Only. Call for more information.
Facility Phone: (702) 229-6469

City Hall Chamber Gallery- 495 S. Main Street, 89101

The exhibits in City Hall Chamber Gallery are focused on topics of interest related to the downtown culture as well as cultural diversity. The exhibits are mostly group and focused on local community based artists. Annually one or more of the exhibits will specifically focus on either Hispanic American, Asian American or African American culture. Each year, this space is home to the annual Celebrating Life! Winners Circle.

Exhibit Hours: Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Closed Friday through Sunday and holidays.
Facility Phone: (702) 229-6511

Grand Gallery - 495 S. Main Street, 89101

Exhibits at the Grand Gallery feature three-dimensional artwork by local and national artists. Work is chosen by proposals submitted for single artists work or group exhibits. A call for proposals is sent out every year and a half to two years for future gallery seasons. The exhibits are scheduled to run approx. 12 weeks. The exhibit selection process is focused on bringing in technically and conceptually dynamic work. The art exhibits in this space are based on contemporary and traditional art practices. It is a gallery program goal to show the public what is being made both in and out of state. Additionally, work chosen for exhibit is done so to show the community something they have not seen before either in the use of the medium or a new approach to a traditional subject.

Exhibit Hours: Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Closed Friday through Sunday and holidays.                                   
Facility Phone: (702) 229-6511

 



C.A. Traen
Thursday, May 14 to Monday, July 13, 2015, Reception to be determined.
The Grand Gallery










 

Coupled (Artwork created by married couples)
Thursday, May 21 to Thursday, July 16, 2015
Chambers Gallery


The artwork in this exhibit will feature artists who are married, united, or co-existing with another artist.

Artists featured in the exhibit:
Nanda Sharifpour and Ali Fathollahi
Myra and Robert Oberman
Mike Ogilvie and Elizabeth Blau Ogilvie
Suzanne Hackett-Morgan and Charles Morgan
Jim and Dee Pink
Diane Bush and Steven Baskin
Sam Davis and Anna Tillett
Anita Jung and Tom Christison
Thomas Bumblauskas and Peter Jakubowski

 

Inside the Ballroom, Celebrating Life! 2015 Juried Selections
Friday, May 22 to Saturday, July 11
Charleston Heights Ballroom


 

Desert Companion ‘Focus on Nevada’ Photo Contest Showcase
Thursday, May 28 to Saturday, August 22, Reception/Awards: May 29, 2015 6 to 9pm
Fifth St. School Mayor’s Gallery


 

Going Home
Domenic Cretara and Christopher Troutman
Friday, June 26 to Saturday, September 19, 2015
Charleston Heights Art Center, 800 S. Brush St.


 

Celebrating Life! 2015 Winners Circle
Thursday, July 23 to Saturday, September 12, 2015
City Hall Chambers Gallery


 

Vegas Valley Book Festival Exhibit (title and subject to be determined)
Thursday, August 27 to Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Historic Fifth Street School, Mayor’s Gallery


 

Hispanic American Heritage Exhibit
Thursday, September 17 to Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Chamber Gallery


 


In Honor of Chinese New Year: Year of the Monkey
Thursday, December 3 to Saturday, February 27, 2016
Historic 5th Street School, Mayor's Gallery


 

Public Employee Art Exhibit (due date Nov. 9)
Thursday, December 3 to Thursday, February 4, 2016
Chamber Gallery


 


Medium of Steel, Paint

Really Bad Rice
Greg Allred
Friday, January 1 to Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Grand Gallery









FINAL DATES PENDING

 

Celebrating Life Master’s Exhibit
Thursday, January 14 to Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Charleston Heights


 

In Honor of African American Heritage 2016
Featured Artist To Be Determined
Thursday, February 11 to Thursday, April 28, 2016
Chamber Gallery


 

Women’s Heritage Exhibit
Thursday, March 3 to Saturday, June 4, 2016
Fifth Street School Mayor’s Gallery


 

Vegas to a Local
Friday, April 1 to Wednesday, June 1, 2016
Grand Gallery


Clay Arts Vegas will organize a ceramic sculpture juried exhibit on the topic of what Vegas looks like to an artist.
FINAL DATES PENDING

 

Celebrating Life! 2016 Drop-Off Days
Tuesday, April 19 to Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Charleston Heights


Artwork Due Dates: April 19 and 20 , 2016 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

 

Inside the Ballroom, Celebrating Life! 2016 Juried Selections
Friday, May 20 to Saturday, July 2, 2016
Charleston Heights


 

Celebrating Life! 2016 Awards Ceremony
Friday, May 20, 2016
Charleston Heights


 

Inside the Gallery, Celebrating Life! 2016 Salon des Refusés
Friday, May 20 to Saturday, June 18, 2016
Charleston Heights


 

Exhibit title to be determined
Elizabeth Blau, Rossitiza Todorova and Orlando Montenegro Cruz
Thursday, June 23 to Saturday, September 17, 2016
Historic 5th Street School, Mayor’s Gallery


 

Heritage Habitats
Ginger Owen & Vicki Vanameyden
Friday, June 24 to Saturday, October 1, 2016
Charleston Heights Arts Center


 

Wayne Littlejohn
Friday, July 1 to Thursday, September 1, 2016
City Hall Grand Gallery


FINAL DATES PENDING

 

Celebrating Life! 2016 Winners Circle
Thursday, July 14 to Thursday, September 29, 2016
Chamber Gallery


 

Jeanna Eve Klein
Thursday, October 6 to Saturday, January 21, 2017
Charleston Heights Arts Center


 

Native American Heritage-Title to be Determined
Thursday, October 6 to Thursday, December 1, 2016
Chamber Gallery


 

Public Employee Art Exhibit (due in Nov.)
Thursday, December 8 to Thursday, February 2, 2017
Chamber Gallery


 

Celebrating Life Master’s Exhibit
Thursday, January 26 to Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Charleston Heights


 

In Honor of African American Heritage 2017
Featured Artist To Be Determined
Thursday, February 9 to Thursday, April 13, 2017
Chamber Gallery


 

Celebrating Life 2017 Drop-Off Days
Tuesday, April 25 to Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Charleston Heights


Artwork Due Dates: April 25 and 26

 

Awards and Reception
Friday, May 26, 2017
Charleston Heights


 

In the Ballroom, Salon des Refusés
Friday, May 26 to Saturday, July 15, 2017
Charleston Heights


 

In the Gallery, Juried Show
Friday, May 26 to Saturday, June 24, 2017
Charleston Heights


 

Celebrating Life Master’s Exhibit
Thursday, January 25 to Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Charleston Heights Arts Center


 

Celebrating Life! 2018 Drop-Off Days
Tuesday, April 24 to Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Charleston Heights Arts Center


Artwork Due Dates: April 24 and 25 , 2018 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

 

In the Ballroom, Final Juried Exhibit
Friday, May 25 to Saturday, July 14, 2018
Charleston Heights Arts Center


 

Awards and Reception
Friday, May 25, 2018
Charleston Heights Arts Center


 



Looking at Past Exhibits...

City of Las Vegas
Office of Cultural Affairs
495 S. Main St., Las Vegas, NV 89101
Monday - Saturday (702) 229-2787