Past Exhibitions

One is Silver, the Other is Gold

Barbara Lierly, Wycinanki (Papercut), Polish paper cutting, Colored paper, undated9
Barbara Lierly, Wycinanki
(Papercut), Polish paper
cutting, Colored paper, undated

One is Silver, the Other is Gold:
Celebrating 25 Years of Nevada Folklife Apprenticeships

October 15 - December 14, 2015
(extended closing date!)

Opening Reception:
November 28, 2015, 1:00-4:00pm

Wiegand Gallery - Western Folklife Center
501 Railroad Street, Elko NV

A Nevada Arts Council Nevada Touring Initiative-Traveling Exhibition program.

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The Life and Legacy of Ranching in Baja California Sur

 Chemon Mora, photo by Trudi Angell
Photo by Trudi Angell

The Life and Legacy of Ranching
in Baja California Sur
January 20 - September 12, 2015

Wiegand Gallery - Western Folklife Center
501 Railroad Street, Elko NV

Special Event! Elko Mexican Folkloric
Ballet performance September 12!
Read about the event.

 
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The Artwork of Carlos César Díaz Castro

 Night Rain, oil on canvas, by Carlos Cesar Diaz Castro
Night Rain, oil on canvas, 27.5"x35.5"

The Artwork of
Carlos César Díaz Castro

Western Folklife Center
501 Railroad Street, Elko NV

January 24-September 12, 2015

In the Wiegand Gallery and the Fireplace Nook of the Pioneer Saloon.

 

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More Articles...

  1. A Brushwork Roundup: Western Paintings and Drawings by Craig Sheppard
  2. From the Western Folklife Center Collection
  3. 31st National Cowboy Poetry Gathering Student Art Show
  4. Cal Brackin: Sketches of Georgie Sicking
  5. Expressing the Rural West - Into the Future!
  6. 30th National Cowboy Poetry Gathering Student Art Show
  7. Italian Buckaroos: New World
  8. Words + Images: Broadsides from the Black Rock Press
  9. Italian Buckaroos: Old World & New World
  10. Kantuketan: In Quest of Singing, a Musical Exhibition
  11. 29th Gathering Student Art Show
  12. Blue Horse / Red Desert: The Art of Tom Russell
  13. Living Landscapes: Wildlife and Habitat of the West
  14. John James Audubon and The Birds of America
  15. Southwest Ranch Country
  16. 28th National Cowboy Poetry Gathering Student Art Exhibition
  17. Pages in Time
  18. Great Basin Basket Weavers
  19. Stop the Car, Dad!
  20. Herdsmen and Horsemen of the Hungarian Puszta
  21. A Tribe of Artists
  22. A Tribute to Brian Winter: Will James Collection
  23. Where the Cowboy Once Roamed, the photography of Deon Reynolds
  24. Ranch Gates of the Southwest: Manifestations of Individualism
  25. Florida Cattle Ranching: Five Centuries of Tradition
  26. Amerikanuak! Basques of the High Desert
  27. The Lingo of Our Calling: The Legacy of Cowboy Poetry
  28. Between Grass and Sky: A Collaborative Exhibition
  29. Voces Latinas: Works on Paper from 1921 - Present
  30. Buckaroo! The Hispanic Heritage of the High Desert
  31. The Rugged, Beautiful World of the Sonoran Vaquero
  32. Elko County Student Art Show
  33. Inspirations From the Forest
  34. Something That a Cowboy Knows
  35. Gardians of the Camargue: The French Buckaroo Tradition
  36. Voices of Youth
  37. Sheepherders: Men Alone-The Photography of Michael Mathers
  38. Rodeo Expressionism of Walter Piehl Jr.
  39. Trailing the Year
  40. Trappings of the Gaucho
  41. Back at the Ranch - An Artful Life
  42. Documenting The 24 Hour Show
  43. Lamoille Community Presbyterian Church Presents Art Show
  44. The Mongolian Horseman
  45. The Lingo of Our Calling