Lincoln, Neb.—Forty-three alumni from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Department of Art and Art History will show their work this summer in the exhibition “UNL Alumni Artists 1970-1973” in the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery in Richards Hall.
The exhibition opens May 18 and continues through Aug. 7 in the gallery, which is located on the first floor of Richards Hall. Visitors can stop by Rm. 120 of Richards Hall Monday-Friday between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. for access to the gallery.
Lincoln, Neb.—Drew Conley, who graduated in May with his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, has been selected to receive a prestigious internship this summer from the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Foundation.
Lincoln, Neb.--The Sheldon Art Association, in collaboration with the Lied Center for Performing Arts and the Glenn Korff School of Music, will bring New Orleans jazz to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for the 24th season of Jazz in June.
The 2015 concert series features performances by the Rad Trads, Swing Fever, UNL Faculty Jazz Ensemble, Grand Marquis and the Jason Marsalis Vibes Quartet.
Lincoln, Neb.--A proposal to create a new Hixson-Lied College of the Arts and Architecture, a consolidation of the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts and College of Architecture at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, was removed from the June agenda of the Board of Regents today, and UNL officials do not expect it to be considered in the near future.
As a result, the two colleges will continue to operate in their present configurations.
The 11th annual Chamber Music Institute, under the direction of John Bailey, is currently taking place at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Glenn Korff School of Music.
The week-long institute offers lessons in performance, composition and entrepreneurship for college students, recent college graduates and international students. All accepted participants receive a full fellowship to attend. The fellows receive coaching and composition master classes, entrepreneurship lectures as well as perform in concert.
Lincoln, Neb.—The 2015 Heart & Hands: Fifth National Juried Book Art Exhibition for Students is on display from now through May 22 at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Love Library North (2nd Floor). The exhibition will then travel to the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s Criss Library for a showing May 26-June 28.
This national exhibition showcases the best examples of a broad range of books being made by graduate and undergraduate students in accredited academic institutions.
Dr. Frank Kowalsky was the main attraction at University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s 18th annual Midwest ClariFest, hosted by Dr. Diane Barger. On April 18, 2015, sixty-five clarinet students, teachers, and enthusiasts filled the Glenn Korff School of Music’s Kimball Recital Hall stage on the UNL campus to enjoy a day filled with clarinet masterclasses, lectures, and recitals.