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Fine Art

Weekly's art critic picks her five favorite shows of the year.

Best of 2014: Fine Art

December 24th, 2014

Weekly's art critic picks her five favorite shows of the year.

  • Fine Art

    Leggy and feathered bird women, chic and defiant on the harsh landscape.

  • Fine Art

    Reflecting and Projecting is as much about the process as it is about the end result.

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    Balancing discrete shapes with analog sensibility.

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    Kveck’s fascination with the grotesque surrenders to the sensuality of the beautiful.

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    “In Mexico every day is the day of the dead, and the day of the disappeared, and the day of the mutilated, and the day ...

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    Las Vegas artists take on the nonsensical underworld of Lewis Carroll.

  • As We See It

    "They were trying to re-create Renaissance Venice, and I was giving them contemporary art.” --Toland Grinnell

  • Weekly Q&A

    “I just started being obsessed with who I am and able to love who I am without having to hide behind clothing and hide behind ...

  • Fine Art

    "It's time to refresh the project, look at options of location and ensure that our communication about the project is more clear than it has ...

  • As We See It

    Even professional exhibiting artists have sat down at the space, creating works that eventually went into gallery shows.

  • Fine Art

    Ellis is at his best when his eye leads him serendipitously to the winning frame.

  • A&E

    Plus David Sedaris at Smith Center and secret pot stickers.

  • Fine Art

    The moments between the moments, the experiences that slip away and the “beauty in the ordinary.”

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  • The Kats Report BlogAggregate

    Half of the long-running and market-topping KXMB 94.1 “The Mix” morning radio team has announced a departure. Mark DiCiero, who teamed with Mercedes Martinez for ...

  • Dining

    What’s a girl to do when she knows her Las Vegas days are coming to an end? Eat up!

  • Film

    No movie could live up to the amount of controversy that Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg’s dopey comedy has been subject to recently.

  • Dining

    With all of that decorating and shopping, who has time to make dinner? Make a reservation instead.

  • Reviews

    There's a lot going on at the Light Group's first off-Strip restaurant ... almost too much.

  • Dining

    We have some surprises—only five of our 14 choices are on the Strip this year.

  • As We See It

    A public nod to Las Vegas history like none other in this town.

  • Dining

    This new Henderson deli is serving some of the most interesting and delectable food around.

  • Fine Art

    Reflecting and Projecting is as much about the process as it is about the end result.

  • Nightlife

    From big-name beatmeisters (Zedd! Calvin Harris!) to celeb-studded soirees (Iggy! Miguel!), where to get your party on this New Year's Eve.

  • Dining

    At this new Chinatown-area spot, you cook most of the food at your table's hibachi grill.

  • FeaturedBusiness

    The business a growing set of services that helps prisoners and their friends and family keep in touch through photos and phone calls.

  • As We See It

    So many venues involved in Hakkasan Group’s $36 million buyout of Light Group, so many questions to ask.

  • Christmas

    A longtime volunteer firefighter has come up with a new use for his family-owned goat herding business – eating old Christmas trees.

  • Dining

    The Christmas Eve tradition is available two nights at the celeb chef's eponymous Cromwell restaurant.

  • As We See It

    The last time the Rebel football program made a move this bold was the 1998 hiring of John Robinson.

  • Stage

    For weeks, rumors of the Onyx’s demise have been circulating ...

  • Cocktail

    A lot of things that happen in Las Vegas provoke a simple question: Why?

  • Incidental Tourist

    Years from now, we might look back at 2014 as the year momentum on the Strip began to build again.

  • Nightlife

    Formerly a regular presence at Strip nightlife pioneer Club Utopia, Clement plays Habitat this weekend.