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Zora Murff, "Lucas at 16," 2014. From the series "Corrections."

calendar icon25 Oct 2016    By Kathe Andersen

Work with kids on probation inspires Murff's artwork

Lincoln, Neb.--For three years, Zora Murff, a University of Nebraska–Lincoln graduate photography student originally from Des Moines, worked as a tracker for the Linn County Juvenile Detention and Diversion Services in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

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Priya Kambli, “Mama and Dada Aajooba,” 2012-2013, from the “Kitchen Gods” series.

calendar icon25 Oct 2016    

Photographer Kambli presents Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist Lecture Nov. 10

Lincoln, Neb.--Photographer Priya Kambli will present the next lecture of the Hixson-Lied Visiting Artists & Scholars Lecture Series on Thursday, Nov. 10 at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15 on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln city campus. The lecture is free and open to the public.
 

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Radha Pandey

calendar icon21 Oct 2016    

Papermaker and Printer Pandey presents a lecture Oct. 27

Lincoln, Neb.--Papermaker and letterpress printer Radha Pandey will present the next lecture of the Hixson-Lied Visiting Artists & Scholars Lecture Series on Thursday, Oct. 27 at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15 on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln city campus. The lecture is free and open to the public.

 

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Enrique Chagoya, "Le Cannibale Moderniste," (detail), mixed media on paper on linen, 1999. 48 1/8 x 96 1/8", Shledon Museum of Art, Gift of Alexander Liberman and Frances Sheldon by exchange.

calendar icon17 Oct 2016    

Artist Enrique Chagoya to speak at Sheldon Oct. 27

Lincoln, Neb.—Artist Enrique Chagoya, who playfully mixes imagery from pop culture and art history to take on issues of identity and cultural appropriation, will speak at Sheldon Museum of Art on Thursday, October 27, at 6 p.m.

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Iva Gueorguieva, “Chiruwi,” 2016.

calendar icon12 Oct 2016    

Visiting artist Gueorguieva presents a lecture Oct. 20

Lincoln, Neb.--Visiting artist Iva Gueorguieva will present the next lecture of the Hixson-Lied Visiting Artists & Scholars Lecture Series on Thursday, Oct. 20 at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15 on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln city campus. The lecture is free and open to the public.
 

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The annual MEDICI fund-raiser is Nov. 17.

calendar icon12 Oct 2016    

MEDICI exhibition opens Nov. 4; fund-raiser is Nov. 17

Lincoln, Neb.—The annual MEDICI exhibition will be on display Nov. 4-17 at the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery in Richards Hall, culminating in their annual fund-raiser Nov. 17.

 

The exhibition previews the works available for the art sale and silent auction at the fund-raising event. Art by Nebraska-educated and supporting artists will be sold to purchase new equipment and improve facilities in the School of Art, Art History & Design.

 

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Jason Biggs, “Peel,” porcelain, hair, steel (base:  panties, steel), 9” x 15” x 10”, 2011. Seth Green, Ceremonial Jar, reduction-fired stoneware, glaze, white gold luster, 17” x 6” x 6”, 2016.

calendar icon03 Oct 2016    

Nebraska ceramics alumni featured in exhibition

Lincoln, Neb.—“Nebraska Ceramic Alumni Exhibition” will be on display in the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Eisentrager-Howard Gallery from Oct. 7-21.

 

A First Friday reception will be held on Friday, Oct. 7 from 5-7 p.m. in the gallery. The reception is free and open to the public.

 

The exhibition consists of artworks from 35 ceramics alumni of the former UNL Department of Art & Art History. It was organized to coincide with the American Craft Council Conference, “Presence Tense,” that will occur Oct. 13-15 at Kaneko in Omaha.

 

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Photograph by Ron Jude from the exhibition “Lago.”

calendar icon30 Sep 2016    

Photographer Ron Jude presents ‘Those Are Not Mountains You See’ Oct. 11

Lincoln, Neb.--Photographer Ron Jude will present the next lecture of the Hixson-Lied Visiting Artists & Scholars Lecture Series, titled “Those Are Not Mountains You See,” on Tuesday, Oct. 11 at 5:30 p.m. in Sheldon Museum of Art’s auditorium on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln city campus. The lecture is free and open to the public.

 

Jude’s visit is sponsored by Sheldon Museum of Art and the Hixson-Lied Visiting Artists & Scholars Lecture Series.

 

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Patrick Kingshill (right) with Takeshi Yasuda in Jingdezhen, China. Photo courtesy of Patrick Kingshill.

calendar icon28 Sep 2016    

Ceramics graduate student assists porcelain artist Yasuda in China

Lincoln, Neb.--“There are lots of times when in ceramics you find somebody’s work that you admire, somebody you’re curious about. But the experience of being able to go and be with them is something, I think, is so rare. I cherish every moment I was able to spend time with Takeshi in that close proximity,” said Patrick Kingshill.

 

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Phillip Chen, “Gov. Johnson—Tip to Tail,” 2016, relief etching, 31” x 23”.

calendar icon23 Sep 2016    

Printmaker Chen presents a public lecture Sept. 29

Lincoln, Neb.--Printmaker Phillip Chen will present the next lecture of the Hixson-Lied Visiting Artists & Scholars Lecture Series on Thursday, Sept. 29 at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15 on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln city campus. The lecture is free and open to the public.

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