05-11-2014 VAST Press
LIFE IS ART INSIDE THE WESTERN HOTEL AT LIB
29 October, 2014
The art corridors inside the Western Hotel hit visitors with a multi-sensory wallop, the kind of one-two audio/visual punch taking over the streets outside. There’s so much art to absorb, so many selfies to take, so many shiny things...
Vast Space Project
12 August, 2014
At Vegas Seven, Jenessa Kenway profiled Vast Space Projects for its third anniversary and notes how the warehouse gallery has given regional contemporary art a chance to look west ... "and the West looks back."
Vast Space Projects Points a Divining Rod at L.A.
22 July, 2014
Between For three years, Vast Space Projects has acted like a dowsing rod, locating the buried artistic groundwater flowing between Los Angeles and Las Vegas. By keeping an eye on coastal talent, director Shannon McMackin...
BEST GALLERY: VAST SPACE PROJECTS
17 July, 2014
Between Mark Brandvik’s solo show and MAS Attack Vegas, a one-night-only event between Las Vegas and LA artists in the 5,000-square-foot warehouse space, VAST remains the go-to gallery for cutting-edge contemporary art. It might...
Las Vegas Takes Center Stage In Large-Scale Art Project MAS Vegas
22 May, 2014
A small cul-de-sac in the industrial area of Henderson may seem an unlikely place to encounter a large-scale contemporary art event, but Las Vegas can be full of surprises. As the sky begins to tinge with mauve on this mid-May...
MAS Vegas: Notes On The Vegas-L.A. Art Connection
20 May, 2014
It's Saturday, in the seam between afternoon and evening. On the pitted asphalt outside VAST Space Projects, you encounter Max Presneill, a motive force behind MAS Vegas, about which more in a minute. Around you, arty types...
A train in a car: An exchange with artist Mark Brandvik
6 May, 2014
Floating in the darkness of an unlit warehouse, Volume Control, Mark Brandvik’s solo show at VAST Space Projects, is both accessible and rigorous. It wouldn’t hurt, for example, to bone up on your Bernini...
MARK BRANDVIK GUIDES VIEWERS THROUGH A VAST NEW WORLD IN ‘VOLUME CONTROL’
23 April, 2014
Wait ... Give the eyes a sec or two to adjust. Volume Control by Mark Brandvik fills the 5,000-square-foot Vast Space Projects warehouse with an intimate, grainy darkness. A handful of softly lit sculptures nestles there—strange...