MGM Resorts International & Eataly Las Vegas Unveil Large-Scale Mural by Renowned Artist Patrick Vale at Park MGM

LAS VEGAS (December 12, 2019) – MGM Resorts Art & Culture presents a new artwork by Brooklyn-based artist Patrick Vale at Eataly Las Vegas at Park MGM. By evoking Italy’s rich history, Vale’s piece, titled Some Drawings I Made Whilst Waiting For The Agnolotti, showcases various regions as well as their exceptional food and culinary traditions.

MGM Resorts Art & Culture Welcomes Renowned Japanese Artist and Calligraphist Sisyu as Artist Studio Resident at Bellagio

LAS VEGAS (December 11, 2019) – Renowned Japanese calligraphist and artist Sisyu is the new resident at the Artist Studio at Bellagio. Since opening in 2018, the Artist Studio has offered guests the opportunity to observe works in progress first-hand while providing a focused, inspiring environment for artists to create new pieces.

25 November 2019

MGM Resorts Art & Culture Continues Partnership with Art Basel in Miami Beach for 2019

LAS VEGAS (November 26, 2019) – MGM Resorts Art & Culture proudly continues its partnership with Art Basel in Miami Beach for the 2019 edition (Dec. 5 – 8). Presented in dialogue with the Artist Studio at Bellagio Resort & Casino and the Nova sector for the first time, the MGM Resorts Art & Culture Lounge will feature Japanese-American artist and former 2019 Artist Studio Resident Parker Ito’s new paintings and an installation by Ito that explores the intricacies of Western landscapes as they become distorted and transformed through the realm of the digital.

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.