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The UNL Clay Club's Spring Pottery Sale and Raffle is April 29-30.

29 Apr 2016    

Student artwork for sale this weekend

Lincoln, Neb.--The Department of Art and Art History is hosting two sales this weekend, the UNL Clay Club Spring Sale and Raffle and the UNL Fine Art Photo Club's Print Sale.

• The UNL Clay Club's Spring Sale and Raffle will be April 29-30 in Richards Hall Rm. 118.

Hours for the sale are April 29 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and April 30 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The sales will include works of art created by graduate students, undergraduate students, alumni and faculty representing a broad range of aesthetics, techniques and concepts.

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Qwist Joseph

28 Apr 2016    

Graduate ceramics student is selected as Emerging Artist 2016

Lincoln, Neb.--Qwist Joseph, who graduates in May with his Master of Fine Arts in ceramics in the Department of Art and Art History, has been selected by Ceramics Monthly magazine as an Emerging Artist 2016.

He is just one of 14 artists nationally selected by the magazine for this honor, and his work is featured in their May 2016 issue. All ceramic artists, both U.S. and international, who have been actively pursuing a career in ceramics for less than 10 years were eligible to apply.

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Robert Ladislas Derr

27 Apr 2016    

OSU's Derr named new chairman of Department of Art and Art History

Lincoln, Neb.—Robert Ladislas Derr, associate professor of art, undergraduate chair and photography area coordinator at The Ohio State University, has been named the new Chairman of the Department of Art and Art History at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. Derr will begin his tenure at UNL on July 1.

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Advanced Graphic Design and Typography II classes from the Department of Art and Art History created an exhibition to run concurrently with the Water for Food Institute's Global Conference.

26 Apr 2016    

Graphic design students work on displays for Water for Food Conference

Lincoln, Neb.--The Advanced Graphic Design and Typography II classes from the graphic design program in the Department of Art and Art History presents "Impetus--an exhibition of visual communications about Water, Food, Fuel and a changing environment." The exhibition runs concurrently with the University of Nebraska–Lincoln's Water for Food Institute's Global Conference happening now at Nebraska Innovation Campus.

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(left) Alison Stewart; (right) Institut für Stadtgeschichte, Frankfurt am Main, Rechneiamt Bücher, Signatur 396 (Translation:  Institute for city History, Frankfurt am Main, Office of Accounting Books, No. 396). Photo by Alison G. Stewart.

26 Apr 2016    

Stewart discovers two previously unpublished documents from German artist Beham

Lincoln, Neb.--Hixson-Lied Professor of Art History Alison Stewart has discovered two previously unpublished documents from Renaissance painter-printmaker Sebald Beham, during her research in Frankfurt, Germany.

Stewart received a Fulbright Senior Lecturing/Research award to teach and complete research at the University of Trier in Germany in 2014. She received a UNL Layman Award and Hixson-Lied Endowment Research grant for additional research in Frankfurt in 2014 and 2015.

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The work of Jessica Tommeraasen.

25 Apr 2016    

'Ground Control' exhibition on display April 29-30 at Prescott Gallery

Lincoln, Neb.--Prescott Gallery presents "Ground Control," an exhibition of selected works from the advanced undergraduate ceramics students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, organized by Assistant Professor of Practice Mark Cole.

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Brian Andrew Coate, Untitled: (Hear), oil on canvas, 18" x 18", 2016. Anthony Marx, Shape Color Interaction, latex paint, laser cut ply and acrylic, 4’x6’x1’, 2016.

19 Apr 2016    

Capstone Exhibition opens May 2

Lincoln, Neb.--The Capstone Exhibition will be on display May 2-6 in the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery. This exhibition features the work of graduating undergraduate candidates for studio art degrees in the Department of Art and Art History.

A closing reception will be held on Friday, May 6 from 5-7 p.m. in the gallery with awards announced at 6 p.m.

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(left to right) Alumni Achievement Award winners Marcia Goldenstein (Art), Robert Woody (Music )and Jim Hanna (Theatre and Film).

15 Apr 2016    

Honors Day Celebration is April 23

Lincoln, Neb.--The Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts will celebrate faculty, staff, student and alumni achievement at its annual Honors Day Celebration on Saturday, April 23. The event is by invitation only.

Among the awards to be presented will be the following Alumni Board Awards:

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Shalya Marsh, Untitled, porcelain, 6”h x 24”w x 8”d, 2016. Keith Graham selection from “Zero Street” series, silkscreen, 22” x 30”, 2016.

15 Apr 2016    

MFA Thesis Exhibition III opens April 18

Lincoln, Neb.--The final MFA Thesis Exhibition III runs April 18-22 in the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery in Richards Hall. A closing reception will be held April 22 from 5-7 p.m. in the gallery.

The third MFA Thesis Exhibition features the work of Amanda Breitbach, Keith Graham and Shalya Marsh.

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Deb Sokolow, “Whatever happened to the Pentagon (restaurant)?”, graphite, ink, correction fluid, acrylic, collage, type on paper, pins, 5 ft. x 5 ft., 2007.

11 Apr 2016    

Sokolow to present next Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist lecture April 28

Lincoln, Neb.--Deb Sokolow will present the next lecture of the Hixson-Lied Visiting Artists & Scholars Lecture Series on Thursday, April 28 at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15 on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln city campus. The lecture is free and open to the public.

Sokolow is a Chicago-based artist and a lecturer at Northwestern University. She is a 2012 recipient of an Artadia Grant and has participated in residencies nationally and internationally.

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