Latimer Art Club

This is a painting by club namesake, Lorenzo P. Latimer, titled Spring Blooms. Property of Latimer Art Club.

The Latimer Art Club, Nevada’s oldest active art organization, is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the fine arts in a wide variety of mediums. The club hosts two or more exhibits of members’ artwork each year. Additionally, the club hosts a statewide invitational “miniature” show in October, which is open to all Nevada Artists. “Plein Air” paint outings are also open to non-member artists from May through October. The six club meetings, as well as details of the shows and newsletters, can be found on the website,

As the club does not have a gallery, they have teamed up with Sparks Heritage Museum for a member show during Artown: “Reno, Sparks, and Beyond” which will run through July. Reno Open Studios will be held at the Sierra Arts Gallery, in the Riverside Artists Lofts building, 17 South Virginia, first floor. The statewide miniature show will Be held at the Artists Co-op Gallery of Reno, 627 Mill Street. It will run from October 1 to November 6th.