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Nettie Locke Rogers, (L-R) “The Crossover,” 6’ x 7’ x 15’, ceramic and paint; and “Contentment,” 4.5” x 4” x 10”, ceramic, underglaze, paint and pencil.

calendar icon09 Nov 2012    

Rogers' MFA Thesis Exhibition runs Nov. 26-30

Nettie Locke Rogers’ Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition, titled “A Transformational Bond,” runs Nov. 26-30 at the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery in Richards Hall on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln city campus.

Gallery hours are Monday-Friday, 12:30-4:30 p.m. Admission to the gallery is free and open to the public.

A closing reception will be held Friday, Nov. 30 from 5-7 p.m. in the Gallery. The reception is free and open to the public.

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Chiara String Quartet - Photo by Liz Linder

calendar icon05 Nov 2012    

Chiara plays "The American" in Hixson-Lied Concert

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln School of Music presents the Chiara String Quartet in the next Hixson-Lied Concert Series on Monday, Nov. 19 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall on the UNL city campus.

Tickets are $20 adults, $10 seniors and $5 students and available at the Lied Center for Performing Arts Box Office at (402) 472-4747 or at the door.

The Nov. 19 concert program includes Mozart’s String Quartet in C Major, K. 465, “The Dissonance;” Lutoslawski’s String Quartet; and Dvorak’s String Quartet in F Major, Op. 96, “The American.”

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Nebraska Young Artist Awards logo

calendar icon30 Oct 2012    

College seeks Young Artist Award applications

The Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks applications for the 16th annual Nebraska Young Artist Awards.

The Nebraska Young Artist Awards annually recognize 11th-grade students from Nebraska who are gifted and talented in the areas of visual art, dance, music, theatre, and film and new media. These students exemplify the pinnacles of creativity in one of the fine and performing arts.

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Susanne Grieve

calendar icon29 Oct 2012    

Susanne Grieve presents AIA lecture on Antarctic

Susanne Grieve, from the Antarctic Heritage Trust and Director of Conservation for the Program in Maritime Studies in the history department of East Carolina University, will present the next Archaeological Institute of America public lecture on Monday, Nov. 12 at 7:30 p.m. in Richards Hall room 15 on the UNL city campus. The lecture is free and open to the public.

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L-R) Devon Schovanec as Peter Stockman and Nate Ruleaux as Dr. Thomas Stockman.

calendar icon26 Oct 2012    

Matters of civil discourse flow in "Paragon Springs"

University Theatre, the academic production program of the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film, continues its 2012-2013 season with the timely play "Paragon Springs" by Steven Dietz. Performances are Nov. 8-9 and 14-16 at 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 11 and 18 at 2:00 p.m. in the Studio Theatre, first floor Temple Building, 12th & R streets.

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Audrey Stommes, "Strawberry Swing," gouache, pen and ink on paper, 2012.

calendar icon25 Oct 2012    

Art graduate students to host Open Studios

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Department of Art and Art History and Visual Artists in Practice (VAP) will present Graduate Open Studios on Friday, Nov. 9 from 5-8 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.

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(L-R) Timothy Patrick Madden, Matthew Clegg and Talea Bloch rehearse a scene from the opera "O Pioneers!"

calendar icon24 Oct 2012    

School of Music opera presents "O Pioneers!"

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln School of Music’s Opera program brings Willa Cather’s timeless novel of life on the Nebraska prairie to the Kimball Hall stage this November with the premiere of the newly revised opera “O Pioneers!” by UNL Professor of Composition and Director of Orchestras Tyler White.

The opera, which originally premiered at UNL in 1999, returns in a revised version with performances on Friday, Nov. 2 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 4 at 3 p.m.

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Print by Robyn O'Neil.

calendar icon22 Oct 2012    

Printmaker Robyn O'Neil in residence Oct. 22-26

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Department of Art and Art History announce the visit of artist Robyn O'Neil. Robyn O'Neil will be in residence the week of October 22-26 in the printmaking studio to create an edition for the Under Pressure Print Club, with students and faculty assisting with the printing.

She will give a public lecture on Thursday, October 25 at 5:00 p.m. in Richards Hall, room 15, with a reception and printing demonstration following in Woods Hall, room 303.

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Francisco Souto, “Seascape #3 Barcelona, Spain,” 2011, graphite on paper, 23 x 60 inches.

calendar icon17 Oct 2012    

Souto's new work on display at Kiechel Fine Arts

Ecos de la Memoria (Memory Echoes),” an exhibition featuring new work by University of Nebraska–Lincoln Associate Professor of Art Francisco Souto, will be on display at Kiechel Fine Art in Lincoln from Oct. 19 through Nov. 23.

An opening reception will be held on Friday, Oct. 19 from 6-8 p.m.

“Ecos de la Memoria” is an exhibition structured around a sensorial trajectory rather than organized by media or chronology.

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Seated male figure, Baule, Ivory Coast, wood.

calendar icon17 Oct 2012    

“African Art in Unlikely Places" exhibition opens

African Art in Unlikely Places: The David Rapkin Collection” opens Oct. 19 and runs through Nov. 9 at the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery in Richards Hall at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

An opening reception will be held on First Friday, Nov. 2 from 5-7 p.m. in the Gallery. A gallery talk with Rapkin will take place at 6 p.m. The reception is free and open to the public.

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