Why the Sierra and its foothills are a world-class destination

Recent accolades that make our region a world-class destination: Cool Small Towns Nevada City was just named the sixth coolest small town in America in Budget Travel’s 9th annual America’s Coolest Small Town contest. “Residents value the Gold Country town for its music and art scene, food and proximity to some of California’s amazing rivers, […]

Nevada County Arts and others present “Art and the Environment” on March 20

Nevada County Arts is proud to partner with ART/OnSite and SYRCL’s Wild & Scenic Film Festival Lecture Series to bring you “Art and the Environment: the Art of the Anthropocene”, an evening with Bill Fox, Director of the Center for Art + Environment at the Nevada Museum of Art. This event is March 20 at The […]

ART OnSite lecture series with artist Daniel Brickman on February 9

On Sunday, February 9, ART OnSite will host an intimate evening with sculptor Daniel Brickman in conversation with Center for the Arts Executive Director Julie Baker. Brickman is one of eight professional artists selected by the ART OnSite jury to create a work of art along the Deer Creek Tribute Trail in Nevada City. His […]

Fall Colors Getaways in Nevada City, Grass Valley and Truckee-Tahoe

WITH GRASS VALLEY AND NEVADA CITY AS A BASE, visitors can view fall colors in historic towns and along the “roads less traveled” — Hwys. 49, 174 & 20. Enjoy the splendor of fall, along with food & wine, arts & culture, history, shopping and recreation. NEVADA CITY Check into a B&B, inn or motel: […]

ART OnSite debuts first public art project on September 7

On September 7, ART OnSite will unveil their first public art works project — aiming to bring people and the natural environment together in an innovative and artistic way. The project features works from eight international artists installed along the nine-mile Deer Creek Tribute Trail, in Nevada City, CA. Each artist was selected based on […]

ART ONSite will unveil first public art project on September 7

On September 7, ART OnSite will unveil their first public art works project which aims to bring people and the natural environment together in an innovative and artistic way. The project features works from eight artists installed along the nine-mile Deer Creek Tribute Trail, in Nevada City, CA. Each artist was selected based on proposals […]

Proposed locations for ART OnSite projects up for discussion

The Nevada City Council on Wednesday will consider proposed locations for the ART OnSite project, including four in the downtown city limits. The project received $25,000 in funding from the prestigious National Endowment for the Arts and its “Our Town” project to support the placement of public artwork along the Tribute Trail. Project partners include […]