Francisco Souto (left) and Aaron Holz

calendar icon11 Feb 2019    

Souto, Holz among the recipients of Nebraska Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowships

Lincoln, Neb.--The Nebraska Arts Council announced the recipients of their Individual Artist Fellowships (IAF). Six artists with ties to the School of Art, Art History & Design were among the nine artists who received IAFs.

The IAF program recognizes exemplary work by Nebraska artists. It supports originating artists in their respective fields by providing public recognition and monetary awards.

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Work by Shannon Brock.

calendar icon08 Feb 2019    

Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist series continues with papermaker Shannon Brock

Lincoln, Neb.--Papermaker and artist Shannon Brock will present the next Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist & Lecture on Wednesday, Feb. 13 at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15. The lecture is free and open to the public.

The School of Art, Art History & Design’s Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist & Scholar Lecture Series brings notable artists, scholars and designers to Nebraska each semester to enhance the education of students.

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Students in the History of Prints class created a curatorial project, comparing Rozeal’s contemporary “El Oso Me Pregunto” print (left) with a series of 17th century prints by Wenceslaus Hollar (right) now on display at Sheldon.

calendar icon08 Feb 2019    By Kathe C. Andersen

History of Prints class creates curatorial project on display at Sheldon

Lincoln, Neb.--Students in Hixson-Lied Professor of Art History Alison Stewart’s fall History of Prints class created a curatorial project, comparing Rozeal’s contemporary “El Oso Me Pregunto” print with a series of 17th century prints by Wenceslaus Hollar.

The project is on display through March 17 at Sheldon Museum of Art in an exhibition titled “From Lace to Chains: The Making of a Print.”

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Maddie Hinrichs, “apartment,“ oil on canvas, 24” x 30” x2”, 2018.

calendar icon04 Feb 2019    

32nd Annual Juried Undergraduate Exhibition opens at Eisentrager-Howard Gallery

Lincoln, Neb.—The University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Eisentrager-Howard Gallery in Richards Hall will host the “32nd Annual Juried Undergraduate Exhibition.” This year’s show is comprised of 76 works of art and design and features 47 undergraduate art students from the School of Art, Art History & Design.

It opens Monday, Feb. 4 and closes with a reception on Friday, Feb. 15 from 5-7 p.m. in the Gallery. Awards will be announced at 6 p.m.

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Andrea Modica, Bagnarola di Budrio, Italy, 2014.

calendar icon30 Jan 2019    

Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist series begins with photographer Modica on Feb. 6

Lincoln, Neb.--Six artists will be presenting Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist & Scholar lectures this spring in the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s School of Art, Art History & Design.

The School of Art, Art History & Design’s Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist & Scholar Lecture Series brings notable artists, scholars and designers to Nebraska each semester to enhance the education of students.

Each lecture takes place at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15. The lectures are free and open to the public.

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Iren Tete

calendar icon16 Jan 2019    

Ceramics graduate student has two works accepted for NCECA Juried Student Exhibition

Lincoln, Neb.--Iren Tete, a third-year Master of Fine Arts in ceramics student in the School of Art, Art History & Design, had two of her works accepted into the 2019 National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) Juried Student Exhibition to be held at the Soo Visual Arts Center March 25-April 20, 2019, in conjunction with the NCECA annual conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Only 34 pieces by 32 artists were selected for the exhibition, out of more than 530 works that were entered.

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Luis Martinez stands in front of his painting titled “Flojeando,” in the Richards Hall painting studio.

calendar icon12 Dec 2018    By Kathe C. Andersen

School of Art, Art History & Design senior earns a Gilman Scholarship to study abroad in Spain

Lincoln, Neb.--Luis Martinez, a senior art major in the School of Art, Art History & Design, is one of two University of Nebraska–Lincoln students to be awarded a Gilman Scholarship for the spring semester and will study abroad in Spain.

The U.S. Department of State’s Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship is a grant program that enables students of limited financial means to study or intern abroad and to gain skills critical to our national security and economic competitiveness.

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Jordan Johnson, “Summertime,” watercolor on paper, mounted to cradled panel, 4” x 6” x 0.75”, 2018. Katharen Wiese, “Unclassified,” relief print on paper bags, dimensions vary, 2018.

calendar icon11 Dec 2018    

Capstone Exhibition on display in Eisentrager-Howard Gallery

Lincoln, Neb.—The Capstone Exhibition will be on display Dec. 7-14 in the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery in Richards Hall at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. This exhibition features the work of graduating undergraduate candidates for degrees in graphic design and studio art from the School of Art, Art History & Design.

A closing reception will be held on Friday, Dec. 14 from 5-7 p.m. in the gallery with awards announced at 6 p.m.

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The mythological figure Ganymede appears in this detail of the mosaic paving for an ancient latrine discovered near the town center. Courtesy photo. Michael Hoff

calendar icon28 Nov 2018    

Hoff to present AIA lecture Dec. 5 on Antiochia ad Cragum excavation

Lincoln, Neb.—University of Nebraska–Lincoln School of Art, Art History & Design Professor of Art History Michael Hoff will present a lecture titled “Mosaics, Baths and Pirate Treasure: The Excavations at Antiochia ad Cragum in Asia Minor” on Wednesday, Dec. 5 at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15.

The lecture is part of a series for the Lincoln-Omaha Chapter of the Archaeological Institute of America and is free and open to the public.

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The Clay Club Sale and Fine Art Photo Club Print Sale are Dec. 7-8 in Richards Hall. Support the work of talented student artists by purchasing their most recent work.

calendar icon27 Nov 2018    

Student art sales are Dec. 7-8

Lincoln, Neb.--The University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s School of Art, Art History & Design is hosting the Clay Club’s Fall Sale and Raffle and the Fine Art Photo Club’s Print Sale and Raffle on Dec. 7-8 in Richards Hall.

Hours for both sales are Friday, Dec. 7 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 8 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Both sales are in Richards Hall. The pottery sale will take place in Rm. 118, while the Photo Sale will take place Rm. 112. Cash, checks and credit cards will be accepted at both sales.

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