A short introduction to Nevada’s state arts agency, its grants, programs, and services.
Our Arts Story by the Nevada Arts Council
This video looks at the arts and culture of Nevada. It was made in collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts and the Nevada Arts Council.
Videos of the Recipients of the Governor’s Arts Awards
Inaugurated in 1979 the Governor’s Arts Awards (GAA) became an annual event the following year. The videos feature the GAA Recipients from the 31st Award Ceremony, 30th Award Ceremony, 29th Award Ceremony, 28th Award Ceremony, 27th Award Ceremony and 26th Award Ceremony.
Artist Services Program
Conversations with Artist Fellows
Conversations of where some of the past Artist Fellows are today and a glimpse of the variety of processes, practices, and experiences that artists encounter in their work.
Fellowship Project Grantees
Fellowship Project grants support individual artists who have received the maximum allowed number of the NAC Artist Fellowships. As part of the grant’s final report requirements, each applicant creates an article or video to be featured on NAC website.
Home Means Nevada 1986: Folklife in the Silver State Historic Radio Series Videos
A thirteen-part radio series from 1986 presents vignettes of Nevada’s multi-faceted folk culture. The shows were produced from recordings made on location – in folk artists’ home, places of work, and at public gatherings.
An online video series that focuses on folk and traditional artists, specific local traditions, and Nevada’s landscape.
Rivers & Headwaters is a regional folklife fieldwork project to identify and document tradition bearers and traditional activities related to rivers, headwaters, and watersheds in western United States.