SOURCE: Marriott International

Marriott International

June 20, 2012 14:21 ET

Las Vegas Extended Stay Hotel Joins With ThinkArt! for Exhibition Showcase

One-Night Gallery Event Set for June 26 at Stylish New SpringHill Suites Hotel

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - Jun 20, 2012) - Points of View, a unique exhibition featuring the artwork of students from the University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV) Art Department, will be presented to the public from 5:00p.m. to 7:00p.m., Tuesday, June 26th, thanks to a local partnership between ThinkArt! and a sophisticated Las Vegas extended stay hotel.

Recognizing the value of cultural arts, the distinctive SpringHill Suites Las Vegas Convention Center hotel, located at 2989 Paradise Road, is joining forces with the artists' organization to help generate a fresh new dialogue between an emerging generation of Las Vegas artists and the community. This impressive one-night gallery event will be featured inside the Las Vegas Convention Center hotel's smart and stylish new confines, allowing guests a first-hand view of artwork by university students.

Organized by ThinkArt! volunteers, artwork on display as part of the Points of View exhibit will be for sale to benefit the participating students. Master of Fine Arts students with artwork in the exhibit include Nathan Cote, Lolita Develay, Noelle Garcia, Scott Grow, Fred Mitchell, John Stoelting, Cynthia Berry Sullivan and Heather Younger. Bachelor of Fine Arts students included on the program are Kimberly Johnson and Hillary Price.

The ThinkArt! and SpringHill Suites partnership has forged an arts initiative designed to give local artists and students visibility while exposing guests to the local arts scene. This initiative is an extension of Think & Wonder, Inc., whose core mission is to present educational and cultural experiences that make the community a better place. In extending that mission, the partnership with the SpringHill Las Vegas hotel suites' fuses well with the hotel chain's core element of smart design.

Think & Wonder, Inc. and the ThinkArt! program offer creative open networks for residents of Nevada who wish to share their passion for the arts globally. ThinkArt! supports the growth of artists at all levels of ability and artistic disciplines and brings together diverse communities from within the city through art events and activities.

Boasting innovative décor, the SpringHill Suites Las Vegas Convention Center hotel stimulates its guests with fresh and vibrant designs throughout the property. From a spacious lobby to revitalizing hotel suites, guests are surrounded by contemporary styles and comfortable accommodations for a remarkable hotel experience.

About the SpringHill Suites Las Vegas Convention Center
The SpringHill Suites Las Vegas Convention Center hotel offers travelers the comfort of well-appointed accommodations that are 25 percent larger than comparably priced standard hotel rooms so guests can enjoy affordable comfort and the conveniences of a premier hotel near the Las Vegas Airport and popular area attractions. Whether planning to spend time on the Las Vegas Strip, shopping at the Fashion Show Mall, touring Hoover Dam or hiking Red Rock Canyon, this tasteful hotel provides everything needed for an outstanding vacation experience. Business travelers will also find a host of amenities to fit their travel needs, including on-site meeting space ideal for hosting corporate gatherings during convention center events.

Contact Information

    Steve Speach
    SpringHill Suites Las Vegas Convention Center