Thinking local on the Strip: SKYE Gallery is building an art bridge

February 16th, 2017

Vanessa and Elena Skye’s gallery, nestled within the Forum Shops at Caesars Palace, has distinguished itself from its neighbors with its local roots.

  • Music

    He changed costumes often, but it would have been a fun set even with my eyes closed.

  • Film

    Charlie Day's Mr. Campbell is far from the only character in this movie who deserves a pop in the mouth.

  • Industry Weekly

    It started as the perfect place to snack before a concert, but it’s become a destination.

  • Film

    Everything in theaters this week, plus special screenings and movie reviews.

  • Industry Weekly

    "You have to believe in something more than product or money. There’s got to be a deeper meaning."

  • A&E

    The comic actor re-channels David Brent for Life on the Road.

  • A&E

    Fifty-six percent of you Aries feel more in love with life than you have in a long time.

  • Reviews

    Chabuya’s seafood-forward menu rewards adventurous and risk-averse diners.

  • FeaturedAndre AgassiEducation

    Even before a surge in the later part of his tennis career, Agassi had set his course. He created a charitable foundation to improve the ...

  • Film

    A bizarrely goofy premise yields a richly human movie.

  • Intersection

    The local historian discusses his exhaustively researched account of the queer experience in Las Vegas and elsewhere in the state.

  • Intersection

    The eastside neighborhood is the first in Clark County to earn the distinction.

  • Marquee

    Gareth Emery, Andrew Rayel, Carnage, W&W and Sander van Doorn set the pace at Marquee’s annual President’s Day weekend dance party, which continues through Sunday.

  • Alios

    To create awareness about the transgender community, especially with regards to the theatre artists within it, producers Lysander Abadia and Sam A. Murphy have adapted ...

  • The Beauty Bar

    This all-female Memphis foursome sounds just the way a garage-punk group formed by art-school chums ought to: shambolic; indebted to X-Ray Spex, The Raincoats and ...

  • Majestic Repertory Theatre, 1217 S. Main St., Las Vegas, NV

    Featuring Jason Harris and other local comedians performing live to benefit Forget Me Not Animal Sanctuary of Las Vegas. Tickets are $10 in advance and ...

  • Intersection

    The effort to replace the Las Vegas Club and surrounding spaces will keep neon legends like Vegas Vickie.

  • Intersection

    The $600 package includes a Taco Bell garter, sauce packet bouquet and, yes, 12 tacos.

  • FeaturedAndre AgassiEducation

    Even before a surge in the later part of his tennis career, Agassi had set his course. He created a charitable foundation to improve the ...

  • Industry Weekly

    Pair chilaquiles with an icy Dos Equis or blood orange margarita.

  • A&E

    The busy Chicago-born comedian returns to the Aces of Comedy series at the Mirage this week.

  • Industry Weekly

    Jennifer Lopez is back on the Strip for her resident show at Axis this month.

  • Industry Weekly

    “Are you overcome with my talent, or just astonished that I’m here?” Chef joked after arriving onstage in typical grand fashion.

  • Fine Art

    Vanessa and Elena Skye’s gallery, nestled within the Forum Shops at Caesars Palace, has distinguished itself from its neighbors with its local roots.

  • Dining

    Chef de cuisine James Richards pulled out all the stops for students and teachers visiting from his alma mater.

  • Reviews

    Chabuya’s seafood-forward menu rewards adventurous and risk-averse diners.

  • A&E

    The comic actor re-channels David Brent for Life on the Road.

  • Industry Weekly

    Also, R. Kelly performs at the Joint, Southside visits Light and Twenty One Pilots play at Mandalay Bay.

  • Dining

    The man behind Soyo, Oyshi and other southwest favorites is bringing Korean-Chinese food to the neighborhood.

  • Industry Weekly

    The new bar and lounge feels like a hybrid of Mad Men and The Jetsons.

  • Music

    The Rock & Roll Hall of Famer plays the Pearl at the Palms on February 17.

  • A&E

    Also, see Arthur Brown and AFI at the Hard Rock and learn about local history through photography at the Westside School.

  • Film

    Dakota Johnson is again playful and mischievous, at times coming across like she’s mocking the material.

  • Industry Weekly

    "You have to believe in something more than product or money. There’s got to be a deeper meaning."

  • Industry Weekly

    Expect bigger-than-usual midweek parties up and down Las Vegas Boulevard.

  • FeaturedAndre AgassiEducation

    Published Thu, Feb 16, 2017 (12:01 a.m.)

    Even before a surge in the later part of his tennis career, Agassi had set his course. He created a charitable foundation to improve the ...

  • Industry Weekly

    Published Thu, Feb 16, 2017 (midnight)

    "You have to believe in something more than product or money. There’s got to be a deeper meaning."

  • Fine Art

    Published Thu, Feb 16, 2017 (midnight)

    Vanessa and Elena Skye’s gallery, nestled within the Forum Shops at Caesars Palace, has distinguished itself from its neighbors with its local roots.

  • FeaturedLove & Sex 2017

    Published Thu, Feb 9, 2017 (midnight)

    When the big day evolves from pining for cheap jewelry to hiking with your love.

  • FeaturedLifestyle Love & Sex 2017

    Published Thu, Feb 9, 2017 (midnight)

    If I don't like online dating, why am I still doing it?

  • FeaturedLove & Sex 2017

    Published Thu, Feb 9, 2017 (midnight)

    The dating app has its perks and its problems.

  • CultureFeaturedLove & Sex 2017

    Published Thu, Feb 9, 2017 (midnight)

    Example: We matched on Grindr two days ago, and he won’t stop messaging me. He’s being so extra.

  • FeaturedShoppingLove & Sex 2017

    Published Thu, Feb 9, 2017 (midnight)

    From a Sexy Truth or Dare game to the Love Is Art painting kit.

  • FeaturedLove & Sex 2017

    Published Thu, Feb 9, 2017 (midnight)

    There are no union spokespersons for the city's escorts. But we've heard stories.

  • CultureFeaturedLove & Sex 2017

    Published Thu, Feb 9, 2017 (midnight)

    Constant contact makes us think we’re better communicators than we are, but there’s little meaning in a steady stream of emoticons.

  • NewsAllAggregate

    Published Wed, Feb 8, 2017 (2 a.m.)

    The Las Vegas Sun has resolved a technical problem that caused a disruption in the reader commenting function at lasvegassun.com and its sister websites lasvegasweekly.com ...

  • Dining News

    Published Tue, Feb 7, 2017 (4:14 p.m.)

    Du-Par’s restaurant at the Golden Gate in downtown Las Vegas abruptly closed its doors Tuesday evening, hours before it was expected to. By 6:30 p.m., ...

  • NewsAllSports Betting

    Published Sun, Feb 5, 2017 (11:15 p.m.)

    Through the first half of Super Bowl LI in Houston, the Atlanta Falcons were in prime position to win their first title in franchise history. ...

  • A&E

    Published Sun, Feb 5, 2017 (2 a.m.)

    We’re not content with stadium seats and a massive screen anymore. The cinema experience is all about the extra dimensions and sensations.

  • NewsAllAggregate

    Published Fri, Feb 3, 2017 (2 a.m.)

    In Las Vegas you can watch Sunday’s Super Bowl from a rooftop on the Strip or a nightclub dance floor. The most challenging part: Deciding ...

  • SportsSports BettingFeatured

    Published Thu, Feb 2, 2017 (12:01 a.m.)

    A Falcons’ victory on Sunday would make Atlanta the longest-shot champion in at least 20 years.

  • MusicFeaturedSuper Bowl

    Published Thu, Feb 2, 2017 (midnight)

    Gaga's got her work cut out if she's gonna catch up with Left Shark.

  • NewsFeaturedHealth

    Published Thu, Feb 2, 2017 (midnight)

    Trans health care in Nevada is slowly improving, but it has a long way to go.

  • FeaturedSuper BowlNFL

    Published Thu, Feb 2, 2017 (midnight)

    Case Keefer fights through a sea of reporters to get some Patriots' and Falcons' thoughts on Las Vegas and the NFL.

  • NewsAllAggregate

    Published Wed, Feb 1, 2017 (2 a.m.)

    With burning joints raised high, about 200 marijuana industry employees and representatives celebrated the arrival of country music legend and marijuana advocate Willie Nelson on ...