Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art Presents "Material Existence: Japanese Art from Jomon Period to Present" Opening November 16

MGM Resorts Art & Culture will unveil Material Existence: Japanese Art from Jomon Period to Present at Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art (BGFA) on November 16. Curated by independent curator Alison Bradley, this two-part, year-long exhibition invites visitors to experience large-scale installations complemented by smaller, intimate works, some of which are being shown in the U.S. for the first time. 

20 August 2019

Exclusive Community Screening of Kusama: Infinity Documentary at UNLV's Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art on September 28

 

LAS VEGAS (August 21,2019) – MGM Resorts Art & Culture is pleased to announce a free screening of the feature-length documentary Kusama: Infinity on September 28 at 4 p.m. at the Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV). The event is presented in collaboration with Raw Femme and will be followed by a special Q&A with the film’s director Heather Lenz and Raw Femme founder Amanda 'Rawky' Lozano.

MGM Resorts Announces Japanese Artist Yasuaki Onishi as Upcoming Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art Exhibitor and Next Artist Studio Resident

LAS VEGAS (July 30, 2019) – MGM Resorts continues its celebration of Japanese art, introducing renowned artist Yasuaki Onishi at Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art (BGFA) and the Artist Studio at Bellagio. On August 12, Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art will unveil Permeating Landscape, a solo exhibition by Onishi featuring two large-scale installations that reinterpret the principle elements of sculpture including mass, volume, motion and shape. In September 2019, in conjunction with his BGFA exhibit, Onishi will begin creating a new sculpture at the Artist Studio using locally sourced materials and his unique adaptation of traditional metalwork and casting techniques.

23 May 2019

MGM Resorts Art & Culture Presents Artwork From Bellagio’s Artist Studio Resident Parker Ito at Art Basel in Basel, Switzerland

LAS VEGAS (May 23, 2019)— MGM Resorts Art & Culture, a global Associate Partner of Art Basel, will proudly debut a new series of work by Artist Studio resident Parker Ito in the MGM Resorts Lounge at the 2019 edition (June 12 – 16) of Art Basel in Basel.

MGM Resorts Art & Culture Unveils Vendarta 100: Six Elements and the Seasons by Esteemed Japanese Artist Kisho Mwkaiyama

LAS VEGAS (January 29, 2019) – During a special ceremony at Mandalay Bay, Japanese artist Kisho Mwkaiyama’s Vendarta 100: Six Elements and the Seasons was unveiled to the public following a six-month visiting artist program with MGM Resorts International. Commissioned by MGM Resorts Art & Culture, Mwkaiyama’s work is a permanent part of the MGM Resorts Fine Art Collection, highlighting the company’s efforts to showcase Japanese art and artists for visitors from around the world.