Art Scene

Lake Mermaid by Kristen Schwartz

August 28, 2017
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Forget Tahoe Tessie.

It’s Lake Mermaid.


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Truckee Art & Soul Art Walk

August 22, 2017
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Tahoe arts and mountain culture will be overflowing the Truckee River during the Historic Downtown Truckee Art & Soul Art walk in September.

Check out original work by local artists showcasing their handcrafted creations including original photography, jewelry, sculptures, ceramics and much more. […]

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Shakespeare Festival

August 4, 2017
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A long standing tradition for more than 40 years, this timeless festival presents Shakespeare under the stars on the lake shore.

The festival runs July 8 through August 21, 2016 at Sand Harbor State Park featuring The Comedy of Errors – a double dose of laughter, and Forever Plaid – a pitch-perfect, jukebox musical. […]

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Music on the Beach Fundraiser for Tahoe Arts Project

August 3, 2017
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Niall McGuinness, Trey Stone and John Shipley will perform live at the Music on the Beach fundraiser for the Tahoe Arts Project on Thursday, August 24, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Tahoe Lakeshore Lodge in South Lake Tahoe.

Suggested donation is just $10 per person to see these three local legends while you support art programs for local school children.

See you there. […]

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Lake Tahoe Music Festival

August 2, 2017
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Founded in 1982 by Edgar Braun, conductor of the San Francisco Chamber Orchestra, the Lake Tahoe Music Festival is dedicated to growing the musicians of tomorrow, and is integral to the arts and culture of the community. Set against the backdrop of the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range “Sunset Serenades” is an intimate setting with five varied and unique classical music concerts.  The festival takes place throughout North Lake Tahoe in August. […]

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Valhalla Arts, Music & Theatre Festival

July 11, 2017
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Tahoe’s most eclectic arts festival, the Valhalla Arts, Music & Theatre Festival, returns for its 38th season in the beautiful Boathouse Theater until August 31, 2017. With views of the lake in the background, enjoy concerts with music all genres, dramatic and comedic theater, fine art shows and workshops, plus kids’ art and drama camps. Immerse yourself in the heritage of the spectacular “Valhalla” historic estate next door to Camp Richardson on the South Shore. […]

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Carole Sesko July Open Studio

July 7, 2017
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She’s been busy creating new works in acrylic and mixed media with her signature bold colors and rich textures. To kick off summer, Carole Sesko will hold her open studio tour at the end of July and by appointment. Visit her renovated 1907 studio in downtown Truckee to see the 2015 collection of paintings and wall […]

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Squaw Valley Art Wine and Music Festival

June 29, 2017
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Squaw Valley’s village will burst with color, taste, and sound as fine artists, crafts makers, performers and musicians come to participate in this fun, two-day annual event in July. The Art, Wine & Music Festival features wine tasting both days, two performance stages, restaurants, shops, and walkways lined with fine art booths and exhibits. All […]

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Watercolor Workshop with Lady Jill at Hope Valley June 5-8

June 5, 2017
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In celebrating her 40th Art Anniversary this year, “Lady” Jill Mueller is also celebrating the four decades of love she has for Hope Valley and the surrounding areas. Mueller will conduct watercolor workshops at Sorensen’s Resort in Hope Valley June 5-8, 2017. Jill loves to teach others the exciting art of transparent watercolors and she […]

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Aspen Lupine and Tahoe Wildflowers by Dirk Yuricich

June 3, 2017
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You may know this special place where the aspen surround an endless field of purple lupine, like sentinels standing guard. Since wildflowers in Tahoe only last a few weeks, South Lake Tahoe photographer Dirk Yuricich has created an amazing collection of wildflower photographs, including his exclusive Aspen Lupine series. Lupine can be spotted all over […]

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Susan Hartzell Local Photographer

June 1, 2017
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“Nature’s Light” by Tahoe photographer, Susan Hartzell. Susan focuses on shapes and colors found in nature, and uses only natural light to achieve her stunning results. Photography is her passion. She has won numerous awards and recognition for her images, and her works are featured in several private collections. […]

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North Tahoe Plein Air

May 20, 2017
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Artists will be painting en plein air, or in the open air, at local venues as part of the North Lake Tahoe Plein Air that happens every September. Participating artists will gather to paint the breathtaking scenery of North Lake Tahoe, and organized Paint-Outs will take place throughout the North Lake Tahoe for artists to gather […]

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