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Arts Alive magazine
Published bi-monthly by the Allied Arts Council of Southern Nevada, Arts Alive featured the art and artists of Southern Nevada.

The publication maintained a broad scope of coverage in order to include a full range of artistic genres, from painting, photography, sculpture, and mixed media to music, theater, dance, and architecture. At the same time, it provided in-depth, close-up coverage of the arts in Southern Nevada by occasionally focusing on specific subgenres such as jazz and ballet and by including interviews with local artists and performers. It also included reviews, art festival information, and a calendar of upcoming, local art-related events, performances, and exhibitions.

Arts Alive was the only publication that exclusively documented the activities of and movements within the arts community in Southern Nevada; as such, it offers a unique look at the Southern Nevada region in the late years of the 20th century.

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Type of materials in this collection: Magazines

Timeframe: 1980-1992

Items included: Every issue of Arts Alive has been included in this digital collection.

Copyright information: Arts Alive is provided for non-commercial personal and academic use by Henderson Libraries patrons and may not be republished in any way. Contact Metro Arts Council of Southern Nevada for additional information regarding rights to this material.

Digitization process and software needed: Issues were digitized from physical copies of the magazine and saved as searchable PDF files. You must have a PDF reader in order to view the items in this collection.

Acknowledgements: The digitization of the magazines in this collection was made possible by a Nevada Humanities grant received by the Metro Arts Council of Southern Nevada.

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