Category: Sparks

Freedom fighter

Sogand Tabatabaei’s new show 'Blood Blooms' seeks to distinguish the people of her native Iran from their oppressive government

/ April 20, 2024

Podcast: Ruby Barrientos + Jon Gomez

The community of Salvadoran artists in Reno/Sparks is small, but it's finding ways to increase its visibility

/ September 21, 2022

Podcast: Anela DeLaveaga

This Reno woodworker + her colleagues are working to make serious female + nonbinary craftspeople more visible

/ September 8, 2022

Meet Jill Colbert, Hazel Lyon + Nathaniel Benjamin—just 3 of the artists at Reno Punk Rock Flea Market

The annual DIY extravaganza takes place this weekend at The Generator

/ April 25, 2022

Sparks art update

In 2021, the Arts + Culture Division brought in new public sculptures and murals + cooked up future plans

/ December 16, 2021

Generator announces new home, new plans

The makerspace will share a former big-box store in Sparks with retail, restaurant, and residential units

/ October 20, 2020

PODCAST: Public art—not just sculptures in city centers

The city of Sparks is creating an art program around its festivals and stories

/ August 16, 2019

PODCAST: Community painting sesh

Lena Tseabbe Wright from Nixon is leading a group of mural volunteers in Sparks

/ July 18, 2019