All posts by Scott Dickensheets

Scott Dickensheets writes a daily newsletter for City Cast Las Vegas. In previous lives he was features editor of the Las Vegas Review-Journal, deputy editor of Nevada Public Radio's Desert Companion magazine, and editor in chief of Las Vegas CityLife and the Las Vegas Weekly; he also held numerous posts at the Las Vegas Sun. He has edited, co-edited, or contributed to eight volumes of the Las Vegas Writes book series, and was an assistant editor of Nevada: 150 Years in the Silver State, the official book of the Nevada sesquicentennial.

Random access imagery

Evan Dent's collages mix, match and slice with 'a resonant strangeness'

/ July 3, 2024

At home on the range

The role of Black cowboys in the American West has been heavily downplayed. Brent Holmes is playing it back up.

/ April 26, 2024

‘You can’t think ahead without reckoning with what came before’

Nuwu's current exhibition showcases future-themed artwork by more than a dozen Las Vegas women of color

/ March 7, 2024

What the Fluxus?

A group show curated by Yasmina Chavez follows in the footsteps of the 20th-century movement that (still) pranks our notions of art

/ December 19, 2023

‘Pervasive Surveillance’

Cida de Aragon's exhibit at UNLV looks at the ways our privacy is being invaded

/ September 22, 2023

Vegas vanguard

Anthony Bondi, first known for collages of Sin City archetypes, is remixing in 3D these days

/ April 27, 2023

A towering spirit

A new museum finally gives Rita Deanin Abbey her due as a visionary Nevada artist and tireless interpreter of the desert

/ September 13, 2022