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An untitled work (left) and James Siena

calendar icon08 Apr 2013    

Visiting artist James Siena to present free lecture

New York-based artist James Siena will present a free public lecture on Thursday, April 18 at 5:30 p.m. in the Sheldon Museum of Art's Ethel S. Abbott Auditorium, 12th and R streets, on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln city campus. His visit is sponsored by the Department of Art and Art History and made possible through a grant from the Hixson-Lied Endowment.

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Alison Stewart

calendar icon01 Apr 2013    

Stewart receives Fulbright to Germany in 2014

Professor of Art History Alison Stewart has received a Fulbright Senior Lecturing/Research award to teach and complete research at the University of Trier in Germany from April to July 2014.

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Sam Berner, “Infinite Play,” acrylic and latex paint on Tyvek, 2012-2013.

calendar icon01 Apr 2013    

Final MFA Thesis opens April 15

Graduate students Sam Berner, Gregory Scott Cook and Jacob Francois in the UNL Department of Art and Art History will present their MFA Thesis Exhibitions April 15-19 in the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery in Richards Hall.

Gallery hours are Monday-Friday, 12:30-4:30 p.m. A closing reception will be held on Friday, April 19 from 5-7 p.m. in the Gallery.

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Dana Fritz, "Ocean Cliffs, Biosphere 2"

calendar icon01 Apr 2013    

Fritz receives photography Imagemaker Award

University of Nebraska–Lincoln Professor of Photography Dana Fritz received the Society for Photographic Education’s Imagemaker Award at their March 7-10 conference in Chicago.

The award goes to an artist presenting for the first time as an imagemaker at the SPE national conference, who shows exceptional promise and outstanding achievement, evidenced by a high ranking by the peer review panel.

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The beginning of Greenroom Sam Berner

calendar icon28 Mar 2013    

Ceramics grad student organizes Art Block April 5

Sam Berner, a third-year ceramics graduate student in the Department of Art and Art History, began his plans with a site-oriented sculptural space called “Greenroom.” The project has since grown exponentially to Art Block, a special First Friday art event that he calls “a giant interactive art event.”

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Francisco Souto

calendar icon28 Mar 2013    

Souto invited for residency at Wichita State

University of Nebraska–Lincoln Associate Professor of Art Francisco Souto has been invited to serve as the inaugural Seward Memorial Guest Artist at Wichita State University (WSU). He will be in residence from April 1-7.

The Seward Memorial Guest Artist program invites a nationally and internationally recognized artist to spend a week as an artist-in-residence, working with students and faculty in the creation of a limited edition fine art print.

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calendar icon27 Mar 2013    

Second MFA Thesis Exhibition opens April 8

Graduate students Matthew Blache, Megan McLeay and Emma Nishimura in the UNL Department of Art and Art History will present their MFA Thesis Exhibitions April 8-12 in the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery in Richards Hall.

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Audrey Stommes - "Strawberry Swing"

calendar icon26 Mar 2013    

First of three MFA Thesis Exhibition opens April 1

Lincoln, Neb. - Three graduate students in the UNL Department of Art and Art History will present their MFA Thesis Exhibitions April 1-5 in the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery in Richards Hall.

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Lindsay Graef

calendar icon13 Mar 2013    

BFA Alumna receives Fulbright to go to Indonesia

Lincoln, Neb. - Recent UNL graduate Lindsay Graef has been awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to go to Indonesia, where she will be an English teaching assistant. Graef, who received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in studio art at UNL, will be leaving her hometown of Lincoln for nine months this fall.

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Anna Koenig, "Brother," acrylic on canvas, 2013.

calendar icon13 Mar 2013    

Annual Undergrad Studio Art Competition opens

Lincoln, Neb. - The Department of Art and Art History's 26th Annual Undergraduate Studio Art Competition opens March 15 and continues through March 29 at the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery in Richards Hall on the UNL city campus.

Gallery hours are Monday-Friday, 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. A closing reception and announcement of awards will take place on Friday, March 29 from 5-7 p.m. in the Gallery, which is located on the first floor of Richards Hall at Stadium Drive and T streets.

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