Department of Art and Art History

Hannah Potter creates art in Nepal
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Thanks in part to a Hixson-Lied student grant, art major Hannah Potter was able to travel to Nepal to work with local children on art projects, including an outdoor mural.

Tony Nguyen - BFA in Art
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With credit to the department and the Sheldon Museum of Art, recent graduate Tony Nguyen used his education to land a job with local company Sandhills Publishing.

Trent Claus creates blockbuster effects
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Since graduating in 2006, the BFA graduate has been nominated for and won awards for his visual effects on such pictures as "Iron-Man," "The Avengers," and "Captain America."

George Flippin's legacy
George Flippin's legacy

On Sept. 16, UNL honored Flippin with the unveiling of a new art project bearing his likeness. The mural-style portrait is the culmination of the work of student volunteers.

UNL team unearths Roman mosaic in Turkey
Photo of the partially excavated mosaic

A UNL archaeological team has uncovered a massive Roman mosaic in southern Turkey – a meticulous, 1,600-square-foot work built during the region's imperial zenith.