Galleria at Sunset

Las Vegas Artists Guild – Artists Helping Artists

The LVAG Gallery is Open! Monday – Saturday: 11am – 7pm & Sunday: 12 – 6pm
Notice: Due to COVID-19 Saturday Night Live Music, Live Painting, and large gatherings are on hold until further notice.
PPE’s are required within the gallery and social distancing will be enforced. 

Las Vegas Artists Guild

The Las Vegas Artists’ Guild was founded in 1996 by a group of local Las Vegas artists led by Andre Mouton. Throughout the rich history of the LVAG, we have had a number of leaders in our art community as both members of the LVAG Board of Directors. and as member participants. Additionally, we continue to build a variety of Community Partners; Nevada Humanities, Clark County Cultural Arts, Galleria at Sunset, Eat More Art Vegas, Henderson Symphony Orchestra, Opera Las Vegas, Desert Art Supply, Safe Nest, and many more. Our goal is to uphold our motto – Artists Helping Artists.

 

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Mission Statement

The Vegas Artists’ Guild aka LVAG is an organization of artists whose primary purpose is to bring talented, established, and emerging artists in the Vegas Valley area to the public’s attention. Local, amateur and professional artists of the Las Vegas Artists’ Guild reach these goals through networking, regular gatherings, workshops, demonstrations, exhibitions, and community involvement.

The Las Vegas Artists’ Guild is a registered 501(c)3.

 

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Latest LVAG News & Events

Friday Life Painting Classes

Life painting classes at the LVAG gallery on Fridays starting January 8, 2021. Please bring your own art supplies for the class. Members and non-members are welcome. Classes are limited to 8-10 students, call now for reservations!

When: Every Friday 3-6pm
Where: LVAG Gallery
Cost: $25 per class (cash)

Contact Bill Bon (702-772-2603) for more information.

Masks are required to enter the gallery, no exceptions!


Categories: Events

Volunteer Spotlight: Jonathan Weber

Jonathan Weber

Volunteering at the Las Vegas Artists Guild is a very important aspect of my Art journey. I began painting less than two years ago, and I felt the need to immerse myself in the Art community to expand my knowledge and presence. Being available to discuss Art is one of the most joyful aspects of the volunteer experience – this includes speaking with the many artists who visit or are involved with LVAG, the patrons who purchase our art, those who come in just to look at and appreciate the art, as well as those just curious about art. I especially enjoy talking about Art with children, finding what interests them, and possibly even sparking an interest they may not have known. LVAG has provided the gateway to a much broader universe of creative possibility to me, and I appreciate the opportunity!

– Jonathan Weber

Thank you to our featured volunteer, Johnathan – we appreciate your time volunteering in the gallery!

More about Johnathan and his artwork can be found at:
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Interested in being a spotlight volunteer? Sign up here!

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June / July Featured Artist: Mike Davies

Featured Artist Mike Davies

Featured Artist Bio

Award winning artist Mike B. Davies is truly a triple threat, with amazing skills in sculpture, painting and drawing/printmaking.  Displaying many styles in each discipline, his subject matter is as diverse as his talents. With examples in his painting such as animal and human portraiture, land and seascape, along with abstract works and design. His sculptural works include wood, metal and polymer clay. He often employs movement by way of electric motors and built in lighting in many pieces.

Though very serious about his work he doesn’t hesitate to incorporate his sense of humor into many of his pieces often hidden in the fine details. Mike’s work lends itself to a long look in order to discover these details. 

Mike is an artist to watch and keep up with in his journey in the art world.

Artist’s Statement: Mike B. Davies

The method and procedure I choose to work in is very much like a working musician. I produce my work in series of about 9 – 10 pieces in a theme, very much like producing an album, maybe a few single unrelated works, before the next “album” gets started.  The next step is promotion and showing to get the previous projects out in the public to sell or just get feedback. Like any artist I enjoy having my work perform.

Improvisation is a mainstay of my creative process, starting a project on what could be a thin concept or idea for an image, studying my own progress and letting the idea grow into a personality.

I will often choose to do an experimental piece to determine my next direction. Whether it be paintings, in one of my many styles, sculptural works, drawing or printmaking? The bottom line is I will not be categorized or pidgin holed into any form or style just to have name recognition.  Usually having many projects in the works at a time in different mediums and styles. A top priority for me as an artist is progress. My series work is always striving to form into whatever vision I maybe harboring from one day to the next. My vision changes, my work changes.

Being self-taught has given me the opportunity and the freedom to believe that I can produce anything, if I teach myself the method.  

Categories: Events Featured Artist

Call 4 Art: LVAG Gallery Exhibition

Next General Gallery Call 4 Art will be August 2021 — ONLY TIME MACHINE SUBMISSIONS ARE BEING ACCEPTED.

We are NOT accepting general intake inventory forms for July/August. ONLY TIME MACHINE SUBMISSIONS for the Juried Show.

Questions? Contact Us!

Time Machine Questions: Contact TM Team at

Time Machine

Intake Questions: Contact Intake Team at lvagintaketeam@gmail.com 

lvagexhibitions@gmail.com

Jewelry Questions: Contact Priscilla Rogers, Jewelry Coordinator, at lvagjewelry@gmail.com

2021 Exhibition Schedule

Time Machine Online Submission Deadline:

Sunday, June 27th, 2021

Time Machine Info:

SHOW DATES: July 13th thru August 28th 2021  

SHOW LOCATION: LVAG Gallery ​ ​

ONLINE ENTRIES DUE BY: 11:59PM, Sunday, June 27th 2021
ACCEPTANCE NOTIFICATION: Monday, July 5th 2021

ARTWORK DROP-OFF: Sunday, July 11th 11AM to 5PM

CASH AWARDS

BEST OF SHOW     $500.00

 

1ST PLACE       $300.00  

 

2ND PLACE​      $200.00

 

3RD PLACE       $100.00

Gallery Exhibition Dates:

July 13th — August 28th,2021
 

Gallery Location:

LVAG Gallery (in the Galleria at Sunset)
1300 W. Sunset Rd. Suite 2109
Henderson, NV 89014


 

Be Our Featured Artist

The LVAG Gallery exhibits a Featured Artist during each Gallery Exhibition. All current members are welcome to apply

Volunteer at the Gallery

The LVAG Gallery is 100% operated by volunteers. We need everyone’s participation to keep the Gallery open during regular mall hours. Trained volunteers may bring in and sell extra artwork while volunteering at the gallery with no gallery commission fees!

Categories: Call 4 Arts Events