Media

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In the News

CBS Sunday Morning: Rock Art: Seven Magic Mountains


CBS Sunday Morning: Art in the Nevada Desert


Betting on Art: A Las Vegas Vacation for the Gallery-Going Set


CNN STYLE: Tremendous Feats of Public Art That Will Boggle Your Mind


Wallpaper*: Jason Wu S/S 2017


Buro 24/7: Best shows from NYFW SS17 Day 3: Jason Wu and Tommy Hilfiger


W Magazine: 10 NYFW Designers On the Art That Inspired Them This Season


Los Angeles Magazine: All the Weird Desert Art Within Road Trip Distance of L.A.


Reno News & Review: Art World Wonder


Harper’s Bazaar: #THELIST: 11 ART PILGRIMAGES TO MAKE IN YOUR LIFETIME


Los Angeles Times: A kind of psychedelic Stonehenge in the desert near Las Vegas


Huffington Post: Your Guide To The Best Outdoor Installations Of The Summer 2016


The Conversation: Art or Amusement Park? Tremendous Public Installations That Will Boggle Your Mind


Smithsonian.com: Six Monumental New Outdoor Art Installations to See This Summer


Azure: 5 More Hot Summer Pavilions and Installations


Oyster.com: Amazing Public Art Installations You Can’t Miss This Summer


Slate: Why Did This Artist Build Giant, Technicolor “Magic Mountains” in the Desert?


The WGSN Travel A-List: Antwerp, San Francisco, and Seoul


Wallpaper*: The heat is on: this summer’s unmissable outdoor installations


Las Vegas Weekly: WHY WE CAN’T HAVE NICE THINGS: THE DISREGARD AND VANDALISM OF ‘SEVEN MAGIC MOUNTAINS’


KUNR: Seven Magic Mountains Drawing Lots Of Roadside Attention


New York Times: Desert Art Installation Is Defaced


artnet: Vandals Deface Colossal Las Vegas Land Art Art Installation


Las Vegas Review Journal: TravelNevada contest tests knowledge of 20 Nevada sites


Fox 5 Vegas: ‘Seven Magic Mountains’ art installation vandalized


This Is Reno: NMA-Sponsored Land Art Draws Crowds Outside Of Las Vegas


ARTnews: This Magic Moment


Opening Media Snapshot


The New York Times: Building an Artist’s ‘Magic Mountains’ to Draw Visitors to the Desert


Desert Companion: Big Picture: Rocking the Art World


Las Vegas Weekly: LAND ART ON THE HORIZON: GET READY FOR UGO RONDINONE’S ‘SEVEN MAGIC MOUNTAINS’


Las Vegas Review Journal: Arts captured our imagination in new ways in 2015


Architectural Digest: The nonprofit organization Art Production Fund brings A-list installations to the world at large


Paint This Desert: Another Go For Day-Glo Public Art


KNPR: Art In The Desert: Human Artificiality In The Natural Landscape


Las Vegas Weekly: Swiss artist Ugo Rondinone’s ginormous rock totems in the Nevada desert


New York Times: Park Avenue Armory to Restore Tiffany-Designed Veterans Room


W Magazine: Ugo Rondinone has 
converted an 
abandoned church into 
one of the most divine 
live/work spaces 
in New York.


Vegas Seven: Slotzilla, Spider-Man and Seven Mountains of Stone


Press Releases

TWO SIGNATURE ‘SEVEN MAGIC MOUNTAINS’ EVENTS COMING SOON TO LAS VEGAS

Seven Magic Mountains producers invite the Las Vegas community to two upcoming public talks designed to provide an engaging, entertaining …


Seven Magic Mountains Statement in Response to June 5 Vandalism

For Immediate Release On June 5, 2016, the producers received notice of an unfortunate vandalism incident at the artwork. In …


Art Production Fund y el Museo de Arte de Nevada presentan Seven Magic Mountains de Ugo Rondinone, una instalación a gran escala en el desierto cercano a Las Vegas

Art Production Fund y el Museo de Arte de Nevada presentan Seven Magic Mountains de Ugo Rondinone, una instalación a gran …


Art Production Fund and Nevada Museum of Art Present Seven Magic Mountains by Ugo Rondinone, a large scale desert installation near Las Vegas

Across the desert south of Las Vegas, Nevada, rises a large, colorful anomaly. Seven colossal stone forms defy gravity with …


Art Production Fund and the Nevada Museum of Art Present Seven Magic Mountains by Ugo Rondinone

Art Production Fund and the Nevada Museum of Art are pleased to announce Ugo Rondinone’s Seven Magic Mountains, a large-scale …


‘SEVEN MAGIC MOUNTAINS,’ BY UGO RONDINONE, ENLISTS NEVADANS TO BRING MASSIVE PUBLIC ART INSTALLATION TO THE DESERT

MEDIA CONTACT: Amanda Horn, Director of Communications, Nevada Museum of Art (o) 775.398.7228 / (m) 775.636.2567 / amanda.horn@nevadaart.org Bettina Prentice, …