Pam Brekas & Donna Hughes Art Exhibit Coming To Copeland Art Gallery

  Courtesy of the Carson Valley Arts Council T he next art exhibit at the Carson Valley Arts Council’s Copeland Gallery features original acrylic paintings by Pam Brekas of Gardnerville, Nevada, and ceramics and baskets by Donna Hughes of South Lake Tahoe, California. The show runs April 2 through June 2, 2015. CVAC will be hosting an artist’s reception on Friday, April 3 from 5 … Continue reading Pam Brekas & Donna Hughes Art Exhibit Coming To Copeland Art Gallery

Sonia Carlson To Speak, Demonstrate Calligraphy At Nevada Legislative Building March 19

  Courtesy of the Nevada Arts Council Gardnerville artist Sonia Carlson hosts a free Chinese Calligraphy workshop at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, March 19 as part of the Nevada Arts Council’s “Work of Artists” series at the Nevada Legislative Building. Growing up in Zhangzhou, China, Carlson learned calligraphy in school and folk dances from her family. From the lessons, she developed a lifelong interest in sharing … Continue reading Sonia Carlson To Speak, Demonstrate Calligraphy At Nevada Legislative Building March 19

Portrait Of The Artist: How Terrence Martin Is Changing The World One Sculpture At A Time

by Scott Neuffer, Special to the Carson Valley Times He is a sculptor of metal. A liberator of metal. His art hinges on a paradox—how to make hard, dead material alive, fluid. “Six hundred pounds of metal can talk,” he tells the world. “Really. It moves, it sings, it’s delicate—and the most amazing thing about metal is that it makes people talk. And move. Maybe … Continue reading Portrait Of The Artist: How Terrence Martin Is Changing The World One Sculpture At A Time