Book work created by Scott Cook, a UNL Master of Fine Arts student.

30 Nov 2012    

Art department seeks Book Art Exhibition entries

Graduate and undergraduate students in accredited academic institutions may submit books for “Heart & Hands 2013,” the fourth national juried book art exhibition for students.

Books made in book arts, graphic design, photography, printmaking and writing courses will be featured in the exhibition. Books completed between Jan. 1, 2011, and March 1, 2013, are eligible.

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photo and print sale poster

26 Nov 2012    

Fine Art Photo Club to hold print sale Dec. 7-8

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln's Fine Art Photo Club is having its annual print sale on Friday, Dec. 7 and Saturday, Dec. 8 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. each day. The sale will take place in Richards Hall, Rm. 121 on the UNL city campus. Refreshments will be served on Dec. 7 from 5-7 p.m. for the First Friday art walk.

The sale takes place concurrently with the UNL Clay Club Sale, which takes place in Richards Hall, Rm. 118.

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Clay Club poster

26 Nov 2012    

Clay Club hosts Winter Ceramics Sale Dec. 7-8

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Clay Club will host its annual Winter Ceramics Sale on Friday, Dec. 7 from 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 8 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The sale is held in Richards Hall Rm. 118 on UNL's city campus.

Works of ceramic art created by undergraduate students, graduate students and alumni will be for sale. The work includes functional pottery, vessels and sculpture and represents a broad range of aesthetics, techniques and concepts.

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Liana Owad, “Uniquely Similar,” 8’ x 6’ x 1 ‘, tile, plywood and paper, 2012.

20 Nov 2012    

Owad's work included in Wichita juried MFA exhibition

University of Nebraska–Lincoln Department of Art and Art History graduate student Liana Owad has had her work accepted into the Wichita State MFA Juried Exhibition “How Much Do We Control?”

The exhibition opens Dec. 10 and continues through Jan. 25 at the Clayton Staples Gallery at Wichita State University in Wichita, Kan. The juror was Robert Bupb, Associate Professor of Art at Wichita State University.

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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.

09 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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Susanne Grieve

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

25 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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Print by Robyn O'Neil.

22 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.

17 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.

17 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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