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Anne Rimmington serves as a docent in the Sheldon Museum of Art

calendar icon15 Apr 2013    

Art historian excels with Hixson-Lied opportunities

Anne Rimmington, a junior from Wichita, Kan., was trying to decide between attending the University of Kansas and the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. The deciding factors were a Hixson-Lied College Freshman Scholarship and the opportunities in her area of study.

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More than 47 works were accepted for the fourth Heart & Hands National Juried Book Art Exhibition for Students, now on display at UNL's Love Library through May 31.

calendar icon11 Apr 2013    

Heart & Hands national juried book art exhibition

Heart & Hands 2013: A Fourth National Juried Book Art Exhibition for Students” is on display now through May 31 at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Love Library on the city campus.

The exhibition will also be on display Oct. 11-Nov. 14, 2013, at UNO’s Criss Library.

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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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