The Sahara West Library is hosting the Las Vegas Artists’ Guild’s Annual Spring Juried Show. The theme, ‘Positive Vibes, Peace, Love and Understanding through Art’ will be on display from March 18th thru May 22nd, 2021. “We felt that a collection of artworks that focused on the positive was much needed and quite timely” says LVAG President Jacie Urquidi-Maynard. Various mediums will be presented including oil and acrylic paintings, sculptures, glass, photography and more, all with a Positive Vibe. The Clark County Library District’s Sahara West Library is a premiere venue to showcase artwork. The museum style gallery is spacious enough to ensure social distancing while enjoying the exhibition.
This years Annual Spring Show has been juried by Ashanti McGee and Ginger Bruner. This exhibition judge is Pricilla Fowler from the Pricilla Fowler Fine Art Gallery. All are leaders in the Las Vegas arts.
The ‘Positive Vibes’ Awards Presentation & Open House will be held at the LVAG Gallery on April 17th from 1:00 PM to 4:00PM. Cash prizes and awards will be given to 1st, 2nd, 3rd place and Best of Show winners. Six honorable mentions will also be awarded prize ribbons. This is a great opportunity to meet the artists while enjoying refreshments and artwork at the LVAG gallery. The LVAG Gallery is located at the Galleria at Sunset, 1300 W. Sunset Rd. Ste. 2109, Henderson, NV 89014, second floor next to Dillard’s. The ‘Positive Vibes’ Salon de Refuse will be on display at the LVAG gallery from April 13th through May 22nd, 2021.
The Las Vegas Artists’ Guild has been a driving force in the Las Vegas art community since 1996, and has hundreds of members. The new LVAG Gallery located at the Galleria at Sunset Suite 2109 is a stunning exhibition space for the members and features over 100 works of art. Known for having monthly meetings, workshops and various art shows the LVAG strives to offer education in the arts and opportunities for artists to fulfill artistic dreams. Events such as Saturday Night Live Art and Music, which is a public meet and greet with live music, art demonstrations and refreshments will soon be returning to the gallery.
The Las Vegas Artists’ Guild is a 501 (c) 3 Non-profit Arts Organization. The Roberto Rico Scholarship Fund and the Dale Karr Scholarship Fund are two of the ongoing programs that the LVAG implements to support worthy art projects that are in need. The board members are all volunteers who donate their time and energy to the guild. Las Vegas Artists’ Guild President, Jacie Urquidi-Maynard says “The LVAG guilds motto is ‘Artists Helping Artists’ and it’s my pleasure to work for such an amazing group of artists who want to grow artistically. Their passion for the Las Vegas Valley art scene is amazing!” Membership sign-ups are available for those who wish to join and support the guild at the gallery and online at LVArtistsGuild.org. Corporate sponsors are also welcome.