Parks and Open Space


Current Exhibitions:

May 22 - June 22:

"Seeds of Inspiration" - an original exhibition of watercolor paintings from Sierra Watercolor Society. Vote for your favorite to win the coveted People's Choice Award. Wall and bin art will be available for purchase. Admission: Free


Future Exhibitions:

July 3 - July 14:

"The BLC: Contrasts & Transformations"

This exhibit of original news photographs explores the contrasting and sometimes conflicting sides of the the Biggest Little City. Reno proclaimed its renaissance period a few years ago and has documented the transformation through written and visual news stories. These stories range from street protests to dog park openings and feature everyday heroes, the disgruntled, and the celebratory. The exhibit and accompanying book are provocative and will be sure to generate discussion. This is an official Artown event. 

Admission: Free


July 17 - August 18:

"Printmaking on Fiber: Wood, Paper & Cloth"

Six master artists provide a rare and stunning exhibition of fine art that utilizes a wide variety of printmaking techniques on wood, paper, and cloth. A must see for art lovers!Featured artists: Mieke Blees, Sally Herring, Sandra Poteet, Lin Schiffner, Vinay Sharma, and Linda Waddle. This is an official Artown event. 

Admission: Free 

September 1 - October 20:

"Art of the Aloha Shirt: Keoni of Hawaii, 1938-51"

Explore the history, artistry, and production of Hawaii's enduring fashion statement, the Aloha shirt. This exhibition of sixty objects includes original textile artwork, production sketches and swatches, advertisements, and vintage shirts tells the story of an early innovator, John "Keoni" Meigs, in an industry that has left an indelible mark on fashion in the United States and the world.
Admission: $6 adults, $4 seniors/children

November 13 - December 15: Sierra Watercolor Society winter exhibition. Details TBA


1595 N. Sierra Street
Inside Rancho San Rafael Regional Park
Reno, Nevada 89503
(775) 785-5961


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