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Christopher Marks

02 Feb 2014    

Marks presents virtuosic solo organ music performance

Glenn Korff School of Music's Christopher Marks will present a faculty recital of virtuosic solo organ music spanning the late 19th century to the early 21st century at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, February 28 in Kimball Recital Hall. The event is free and open to the public.

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Alexander Heilner, "Cape Coral, Florida," 20" x 30", archival pigment print.

30 Jan 2014    

Visiting Artist Alexander Heilner to present a public lecture on Feb. 6

Alexander Heilner, a multi-disciplinary artist who works in photography, video, digital imaging, installation, lighting design and sculpture, will present a free public lecture on Thursday, Feb. 6 at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15 on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln city campus.

His visit to the Department of Art and Art History is made possible with support from the Hixson-Lied Endowment.

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(left) Francisco Souto; (right) Souto's "Cityscape No. 2, Zacatecas, Mexico," 2012.

29 Jan 2014    

Souto Featured in Drawing Magazine

Associate Professor of Art Francisco Souto is featured in the current Winter 2014 issue of Drawing Magazine in an article about his work titled “In Search of Lost Time, Pencil in Hand.”

Drawing Magazine is the premier, national, quarterly publication focused entirely on drawing. The magazine explores technique and materials, but also reviews contemporary artists such as Antony Gormley, Kiki Smith, Chuck Close, Amy Cutler and now Souto.

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James Eisentrager, "Arbee #3," polymer on canvas, 60" x 51", 1981

29 Jan 2014    

Medici Event Was a Great Success

MEDICI, a friends group that supports the Department of Art and Art History at University of Nebraska–Lincoln held its annual fund-raiser event on Thursday, Feb. 27 in the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery.

Since its inception 21 years ago, MEDICI has raised more than $200,000 for the department. Donated funds have been used to bring visiting scholars to the campus and to purchase kilns, presses, papermaking equipment, catalogs and other amenities that contribute to the first-rate educational offerings for UNL students.

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Thespian Festival, June 23-28, 2014

27 Jan 2014    

University, thespian festival reach five-year agreement

Thousands of theater and arts lovers will continue to call UNL their one-week home each June. The university and the International Thespian Festival – which attracts more than 2,500 attendees to campus each year – have renewed an agreement that ensures the university will host the annual event through 2019.

The festival, hosted by the Educational Theatre Association, has become a campus tradition, hosting the thousands of student attendees and their teachers each summer.

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Hours for the sale are Feb. 7 from 5-9 p.m. and Feb. 8 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

24 Jan 2014    

UNL Print Sale Feb. 7-8 at Constellation Studios

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln's Department of Art and Art History and Lincoln Print Group are holding a Print Sale on Feb. 7-8 at Constellation Studios, 2055 O St. in Lincoln.

Hours for the sale are Feb. 7 from 5-9 p.m. and Feb. 8 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Original etchings, woodcuts, lithographs and screen prints, as well as hand-printed t-shirts and Valentines, will be available for sale. There will also be a raffle of faculty and graduate work.

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Martha Graham Dance Company

24 Jan 2014    

IAS presents Martha Graham Dance Company

The Interdisciplinary Arts Symposium presents Martha Graham Dance Company, "Appalachian Spring."

Co-presented with the Lied Center for Performing Arts
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 7:30 pm Lied Center for Performing Arts
Adults $36 | Students $18

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Steven Cohen. Photo by Jake Olson Studios.

23 Jan 2014    

Glenn Korff School of Music's Cohen is National Finalist in the MTNA Young Artists Brass Competition

Steven Cohen, a first-year Master of Music student in the University of Nebraska–Lincoln's Glenn Korff School of Music from Great Neck, N.Y., will travel to Chicago in March to compete as a national finalist in the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) Young Artists Brass Competition.

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Dave Hall

21 Jan 2014    

Hall to present percussion recital in Kimball Recital Hall

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music's Dave Hall will present a percussion recital on February 3 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

Audiences will hear a diverse collection of percussion works including an adaptation of J.S Bach’s D minor Chaconne and Steven Mackey’s imaginative solo marimba piece “See Ya Thursday.” Hall will also collaborate with fellow UNL percussion faculty Tony Falcone and Ben Coleman on Paul Rennick's "Slopes," and guest artist Jake Remington with join Hall for a performance of Hall's original composition "Skylight."

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Dona Nelson

16 Jan 2014    

Lecture rescheduled due to weather

Dona Nelson's artist lecture has been rescheduled for 11:30 a.m. on Feb. 5th in Richards Hall 218.

Dona Nelson, a painter and professor of painting and drawing at the Tyler School of Art at Temple University in Philadelphia, will present a free public lecture on Tuesday, February 4, at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15 on the UNL city campus.

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