Post-war Bohemians

in Northern Nevada

Bohemian ArtAfter World War II, a group of local artists experimented with art and lifestyles that were out of Nevada’s mainstream. This exhibit features surprising abstract works of well-known local artists including Craig Sheppard, Robert Hartman and Robert Caples, along with stunning works of less well-known artists such as Adine Stix and Zoray Andrus. Photographs by Gus Bundy, along with papers and memorabilia from Special Collections provide insights into this fascinating and influential arts community.

Sixteen Artists

Self-guided gallery tour

Families

"Children's" panel discussion

What is Modern Art? a 1948 film shown in the Reno Art Gallery in 1952

A Conversation: Jim McCormick & Christopher Schwartz

Press and event photos

Mystery Photos