UNL Summer Art Institute is a 4 day 5 night hands-on art experience during which UNL faculty and graduate students lead you in workshops, guide you through Lincoln's vibrant art scene, and introduce you to working artists in their studios. Get a taste of UNL campus life this summer while doing what you love... making art.

Dates: June 7-12, 2015

Tentative Schedule

The daily schedule will include morning and afternoon art-making activities as well as evening visits to galleries and artist studios. All meals are served in the UNL Residence Halls. Art making activities may include:
  • Photography
  • Painting
  • Digital Video
  • 2D Digital Media
  • Screen Printing
  • Ceramics
Other activities may include:
  • Climbing at UNL's new Outdoor Adventure Center
  • Movie night at Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center


Participants will stay in a UNL Residence Hall. One male and one female counselor will reside in the residence hall with participants. All activities will be supervised by both a counselor and workshop instructor.


The cost to attend Summer Art Institute is $450. Room, board, artist materials, and all programming is included in the cost. Participants may want to bring a small amount of cash for incidentals.


Registration is completed via our SlideRoom portal and payment is due in full at the time of registration. SlideRoom will process the transaction and SlideRoom will show up on your credit card statement. Our SlideRoom Portal is: https://unlarts.slideroom.com. In addition, required health and permission forms should be downloaded, completed, and returned to the following address within 1 week of completing the SlideRoom registration. The form URL is: https://arts.unl.edu/forms/art/2015-Summer-Art-Institute-Forms.pdf

Return required forms to:
Department of Art and Art History
Attn: Summer Art Institute
120 Richards Hall
P.O. Box 880114
Lincoln, NE