Vegas Vaquero

Photo: Ron Mader, Vaquero (Some rights reserved) Las Vegas – For those keen on public art – the sculptures, land art and ephemeral street art, one object deserving attention is located on the grounds of the McCarran Airport. Find the Vaquero (Cowboy) Statue by sculptor Luis Alfonso Jiménez, Jr on the xeriscaped hill close to …

Mexico City’s Museo de Arte Popular

Photo: Berenice Rivera / Secretaría de Cultura CDMX, Orquesta Mexico City – The Museo de Arte Popular (Popular Art Museum), Revillagigedo 11, Colonia Centro, promotes and preserves part of the Mexican handcrafts and folk art. Hours: Tuesday 10am-6pm, Wednesday 10am-9pm, Thursday-Sunday 10am-6pm TripAdvisor’s #9 on the list of 500+ things to do in Mexico City. Key …

Oaxaca Art

Photo: Neil Pyatt, Ceramic Fins Take an art walk on the streets of Oaxaca City. This guide focuses on art galleries and the artists. This southern Mexico state is known for its traditional culture and innovation. On the arts scene, Oaxaca leads the nation. The state is home to some of Mexico’s most famous painters, …

Just Add Water Street #JAWSNV

Poster Henderson, Nevada – This is clever — a community event on the last Friday of the month (a week before First Friday in downtown Las Vegas) — tiled JAWS, short for Just Add Water Street, aka the locale in downtown Henderson. Hashtag: #JAWSNV. The festival runs from 7pm-10pm and entrance to the event is free. …

Nancy Rubins

Photo Nancy Rubins (born 1952 in Naples, Texas) is an American sculptor and installation artist. Embedded Tweets In #NancyRubins' latest exhibition @Gagosian, children's toys become weighless giants: https://t.co/wbKddZvE88 pic.twitter.com/Sqbovs6Qss — Artsy (@artsy) August 4, 2014 Streaming now: a @UCLAarts lecture with artist #NancyRubins → http://t.co/knPRSd7MQi #HammerLive pic.twitter.com/5mkcVZxSL5 — Hammer Museum (@hammer_museum) February 26, 2015 Join …

Crawick Multiverse

Photo: Ronan Cantwell, Multiverse Scotland – Crawick Multiverse is a spectacular example of contemporary land art in Dumfries & Galloway. What used to be a former open cast coal mine has been transformed into an enjoyable outdoor space. Privately funded by the Duke of Buccleuch and designed by globally-renowned landscape artist Charles Jencks, Crawick Multiverse is a …