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Thursday, December 14, 2017

Barn Quilt Trail | Tour the art of Sierra Valley

Just 25 miles north of Truckee sits Sierra Valley. It’s a place of cattle ranches and sleepy towns that make you feel as if...

Libraries of place

There are such things as little free libraries scattered around neighborhoods across the country where people place and borrow books. But, what about a...

Trails and Vistas | Becoming one with art, nature

One of the region’s truly unique, can’t-miss events are the annual Trails and Vistas Art Hikes. The art hikes are an opportunity to enjoy...

Pairing art and science at Sagehen

Bumbling up a dirt road through the pines, a doe and two spotted fawns hop through and continue on into the forest. In this...

Multi-media art exhibit planned for Lake Tahoe

Tahoe Public Art will premiere “Laka’lelup,” a floating multimedia art piece at COP23, a United Nations climate-change conference, at the University of Bonn in...

Kindred Art engages community in Burning Man project

In a classroom in the Truckee Community Art Center on Church Street, Nicole Ashton Martin, the founder of Kindred Art and Folk Institute, is...

Fusing science & art

Fine art subscapes fuse high-resolution underwater sonar imagery with above-water photography. Sonar, short for Sound Navigation and Ranging, is helpful for exploring and mapping...

Rock art · Petroglyphs of Donner Summit

If you drive up Old Highway 40 about 2.5 miles from the west end of Donner Lake, there is a pull-off on the left...

Prolific Petroglyphs

Fighter jets fly in tight formations in mock war games over the Naval Air Station Fallon within sight of what was once a shoreline...

Burning Man · The highs and lows of a week on the...

How was your Burn? The truth is my experience at Burning Man was a mixed bag. I wished I could say it was earth...