Craig Sheppard, Riders in Canyon
The Western Folklife Center invites the public to an opening reception and gallery talk for A Brushwork Roundup: Western Paintings and Drawings of Craig Sheppard.
Thursday, October 30, 6-8pm
Meet Sophie Sheppard—the artist's daughter—and the curators, Jim McCormick and Fred Reid. Enjoy a poetry reading by Paul Zarzyski, who was commissioned to write a poem for a commemorative broadside in honor of Craig Sheppardand his artistic legacy.
Learn more about the exhibition.
The reception is sponsored by the Comfort Inn, Two Dames and a Deli, Southern Wine and Sprits, and an anonymous donor. Organized by the Nevada Arts Council, A Brushwork Roundup: Western Paintings and Drawings by Craig Sheppard is part of the Nevada Touring Initiative–Traveling Exhibition Program. It was funded in part by the National Endowment for the Arts and the Nevada State Legislature. The Nevada Arts Council is a division of the Department of Tourism and Cultural Affairs.