Basin to Range Exchange


The Nevada Basin to Range Exchange (BRX) supports, promotes and celebrates statewide collaboration through arts, culture, and community.



BRX is a program of the Nevada Arts Council, a division of the Nevada Department of Tourism and Cultural Affairs. BRX includes an in-person gathering for intercommunity arts and cultural conversations, ongoing professional development, and networking. BRX aims to:



Over 50 participants from across the state will be selected from an application process to attend an in-person gathering in Tonopah, NV on April 18-20, 2022. Program participants will range from artists, community stakeholders, as well as representatives from private and public sectors. Attendees will gather to discuss challenges and strategies intended to create solution-driven projects. During the convening, attendees will also engage in facilitated conversations that cultivates ideas, improves the needs of the community, promotes economic development and initiates creative placemaking. Additional time and session blocks will be designed for networking, project ideas and creative exchange.



This program is for anyone interested in connecting rural and urban Nevada through the arts. This includes but is not limited to Veterans, Health Care workers, Public Administrators, Seniors, Arts Organizers, Business Owners, Community Leaders, Educators, and Arts Enthusiasts. *To note, only one representative from an organization will be able to apply.



November 15, 2021 – Event and Program Information Available

December 6, 2021 – BRX Application Opens

January 28, 2022 – BRX Application Closes

April 18-20 2022 – BRX Convening



Program to bring rural, urban art to launch in Tonopah