Maybe it's the incredibly blue skies, the quality of light, the crisp mountain air, or simply, the sublime vistas of the Sierra Nevada that is the reason why so many artists self-select to live here. The mix of galleries in Reno Tahoe comprise a vibrant kaleidoscope of the artistic experience. You will be pleasantly surprised at the diversity and quality of art work available. Whether you are just "gallery hopping" or are a serious buyer or collector, you will find each gallery is unique.
Art Gallery Directory :
Art Dogs and Grace Foundation Gallery
218 Vassar Street
Incense, candles, body jewelry, women's clothing and tapestries.
Artist Co-op Gallery
627 Mill Street
Thirty-eight local artists; Nevada landscapes, pottery, photography and unique gifts.
9748 South Virginia
More than a gallery - your complete source for fine art (paintings and sculpture) and framing.
Blue Corn Gallery
Interstate 80, Exit 2 Verdi, NV
Featuring American Indian artwork such as pottery, Zuni fetishes and Hopi Kachinas.
Boyce Fine Art
4900 Charlotte Way
Specializing in Nevada landscape and wildlife paintings, prints and books. Originals and reproductions available.
The Carmel Gallery
10035 Church Street, Truckee, CA 96160
The Carmel Gallery features fine art landscape photography with an emphasis on scenes of Lake Tahoe and theSierras. Open daily 11 to 5 / Tues & Wed by appointment.
Fallen Leaf Gallery & Framery
3675 Baker Street
Contemporary wildlife and landscape prints and original oils. Custom framing and graphics also available.
Jack Bacon & Company
516 S. Virginia St.
Specializing in publishing works on regional history, acquiring authentic historical autographs, memorabilia and artwork for discriminating collectors, and offering the high quality conservation picture framing services. Visit our Online Store to view the latest publications, autograph offerings and artwork for sale.
600 S Rock Blvd, Reno, NV
An Americana gallery representing potters, silversmiths, horsehair braiders and leather craftsmen. The gallery offers handmade jewelry, handbags, furnishings, paintings and also cowboy, Mexican and Indian collectibles. Open Tuesday through Saturday from 10 to 5.
McKinley Arts & Culture Center
925 Riverside Drive
Featuring Reno-Sparks area artists.
Metro Art Gallery
Reno City Hall, One East First Street
(corner of First and Virginia Streets)
Featuring a variety of artistic styles with six shows per year. This gallery is sponsored by the Reno Arts & Culture Commission and managed by Sierra Arts, providing a forum for local and regional artists. Hours of operation are 7:30AM to 5:00 PM, M-F.
Nevada Museum of Art
160 W. Liberty St, downtown Reno
The only accredited art museum in the state, the Nevada Museum of Art is a private, non-profit organization that serves as a cultural and educational resource for everyone. Through creative programming and scholarship, the Museum provides the opportunity for people to encounter, engage and enjoy a diversity of art experiences. Exhibitions include works from the Museum’s permanent collections spanning nineteenth through twenty-first century art, traveling exhibitions from across the globe, and artwork by emerging artists.
HOURS: The Museum is open Wednesday through Sunday, 10 am to 5 pm, late on Thursdays until 8 pm. The galleries, Museum Store and Café Musée are closed on Mondays, Tuesdays and national holidays. Admission is FREE for members, $10 General Admission, $8 Student / Senior, $1 children 6 to 12 years and free for children 5 and under. Museum Membership starts at just $30.
Red Mountain Gallery
Reno Art Works
1995 Dickerson Rd.
Reno Art Works is an organization devoted to providing professional work space, gallery, and classroom space to artists of all mediums and styles. Reno Art Works is a non-competitive organization dedicated to furthering the constant movement of art. Whatever form art may take
Reno Bead Shop and Art Gallery
542 Plumas Street
Full selection of beads from around the world, custom hand-made jewelry, jewelry making supplies, local original art, sculptures, and unique gifts.
Sierra Arts Gallery at the Riverside Artist Lofts
Sierra Arts Foundation
17 S. Virginia Street
Contemporary art exhibits changing up to eight times annually.
1400 S. Virginia Street
Without a doubt, Reno's finest. Contemporary American art in all media.
The Holland Project
140 Vesta St.
Holland is an all-ages art and music initiative made for and by the young people in Reno and beyond. Holland strives to empower young people through access to music, art, diverse workshop opportunities, and community service and activism.
TMCC Main Gallery
TMCC Photo/Print Gallery
Truckee Meadows Community College
7000 Dandini Blvd.
Contemporary, national art.
University of Nevada, Reno Galleries
- Sheppard Gallery
- McNamara Gallery
- Front Door Gallery
- Exit Gallery
- Investment Gallery
(All located in the Church Fine Arts Bldg)
University of Nevada Reno Campus
Innovative exhibits with cutting-edge creativity, featuring works by nationally known artists, URN faculty and UNR students.
250 Court Street
Non profit organization providing arts programming for adults and children with special needs who may be underserved by the arts. Paintings, sculpture and three-dimensional wearable art for sale.
Watercolors by Jan Foss
120 Country Club Drive #21
Incline Village, NV
Art Gallery across from the Hyatt in Incline Village. Features watercolors of Lake Tahoe and the Sierras, florals, and greeting cards. Classes available.
4275-4295 West 4th Street at McCarran Blvd. West
775.787.3769 - Galleries
775.747.8848 - Bed & Breakfast
Artist retreats and classes; Bed & Breakfast, artist studios, apartments and coffee house.