Past Exhibitions

From the Western Folklife Center Collection

 Dale Harwood Saddle, photo by Meg Glaser
Leather workers looking at Dale Harwood Saddle

From the Western Folklife Center Collection

Wiegand Gallery
501 Railroad Street
Elko, Nevada 89801

September 20 through December 22, 2014

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A Brushwork Roundup: Western Paintings and Drawings by Craig Sheppard

Craig Sheppard, Riders in Canyon, Watercolor, not dated. Courtesy of the Special Collections, University of Nevada, Reno Libraries
Craig Sheppard, Riders in Canyon
Watercolor, not dated.
Courtesy of the Special Collections,
University of Nevada, Reno Libraries 

A Brushwork Roundup:
Western Paintings and Drawings by Craig Sheppard

Wiegand Gallery
Western Folklife Center
501 Railroad Street, Elko

October 9 - December 21, 2014

The Western Folklife Center is honored to be the first stop for this exhibition, on its state-wide tour.

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31st National Cowboy Poetry Gathering Student Art Show

Artwok by Elexia Mauer, Grade 5 at Spring Creek Elementary School 

31st National Cowboy Poetry Gathering
Elko County Student Art Exhibition
January 20 – March 31, 2015

G Three Bar Theater and Elevator Lobby
501 Railroad Street * Elko Nevada

The annual National Cowboy Poetry Gathering-Elko County Student Art Exhibition features colorful and thoughtful works in mixed media, created by elementary through high school students in two venues: artwork is on display on the walls of the Western Folklife Center's G Three Bar Theater, and photography is displayed in the Pioneer Hotel elevator lobby. Stop by and enjoy the exhibition now through March 31, 2015.

 

 

 

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  4. Italian Buckaroos: New World
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  6. Italian Buckaroos: Old World & New World
  7. Kantuketan: In Quest of Singing, a Musical Exhibition
  8. 29th Gathering Student Art Show
  9. Blue Horse / Red Desert: The Art of Tom Russell
  10. Living Landscapes: Wildlife and Habitat of the West
  11. John James Audubon and The Birds of America
  12. Southwest Ranch Country
  13. 28th National Cowboy Poetry Gathering Student Art Exhibition
  14. Pages in Time
  15. Great Basin Basket Weavers
  16. Stop the Car, Dad!
  17. Herdsmen and Horsemen of the Hungarian Puszta
  18. A Tribe of Artists
  19. A Tribute to Brian Winter: Will James Collection
  20. Where the Cowboy Once Roamed, the photography of Deon Reynolds
  21. Ranch Gates of the Southwest: Manifestations of Individualism
  22. Florida Cattle Ranching: Five Centuries of Tradition
  23. Amerikanuak! Basques of the High Desert
  24. The Lingo of Our Calling: The Legacy of Cowboy Poetry
  25. Between Grass and Sky: A Collaborative Exhibition
  26. Voces Latinas: Works on Paper from 1921 - Present
  27. Buckaroo! The Hispanic Heritage of the High Desert
  28. The Rugged, Beautiful World of the Sonoran Vaquero
  29. Elko County Student Art Show
  30. Inspirations From the Forest
  31. Something That a Cowboy Knows
  32. Gardians of the Camargue: The French Buckaroo Tradition
  33. Voices of Youth
  34. Sheepherders: Men Alone-The Photography of Michael Mathers
  35. Rodeo Expressionism of Walter Piehl Jr.
  36. Trailing the Year
  37. Trappings of the Gaucho
  38. Back at the Ranch - An Artful Life
  39. Documenting The 24 Hour Show
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