Carol Rustad, “Return to Quiet,” gouache and pastel on paper, 29.5” x 41.5” (unframed), 1998. Todd Peterson, “But Who Will Remember the Buxton Wonders,” screenprint, 28” x 22” (unframed), 2007.

calendar icon15 May 2019    

Annual Nebraska alumni artists exhibition opens May 20

Lincoln, Neb.--Alumni from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s School of Art, Art History & Design will show their work this summer in the exhibition “Nebraska Alumni Artists 1989-1992” in the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery in Richards Hall.

The exhibition opens May 20 and continues through Aug. 2 in the gallery, which is located on the first floor of Richards Hall. Visitors can call or stop by the art office in room 120 of Richards Hall, Monday-Friday between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., for access to the exhibition.

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Back row, left to right: Kathe Andersen, Sandra Williams, Jacqueline Mattingly, Meghan Stratman, Dean Chuck O’Connor and Allison Casey. Front row, left to right: Chris Irvin, David von Kampen and Walker Pickering. Not pictured: Colleen Syron and Hans Sturm. Photo by Justin Mohling.

calendar icon15 May 2019    

Hixson-Lied Faculty, Staff awards presented

Lincoln, Neb.--The Hixson-Lied Faculty and Staff Awards were presented at the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts Honors Day celebration on Saturday, April 27, 2019. These awards are made possible by the Hixson-Lied Endowment.

The following awards were presented:

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(from left) Karen Becker, Seung-Kyung Baek, Kelli Bower, Gayle Rocz, Hye-Won Hwang

calendar icon03 May 2019    By Brian G Reetz

GKSOM faculty, students plan travel, collaborations in South Korea

Interdisciplinary and globally impactful collaborations can change mindsets, which brings understanding and creativity to audiences throughout the world. What started as a partnership with University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music faculty members Karen Becker (cello) and Hye-Won Hwang (dance) will be taken to another level as they embark with a few GKSOM students to South Korea this month.

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Lincoln Friends of Chamber Music presents the premiere of "Time and the River," featuring a commissioned work by composer Kurt Knecht (D.M.A. 2009) and incoporating visual images from the Platte Basin Timelapse project.

calendar icon24 Apr 2019    

"Time and the River" features new work by Korff School alumnus, visual images from Platte Basin Timelapse project

Lincoln, Neb.--Lincoln Friends of Chamber Music will bring together science, photography, musical composition, performance and philanthropy when they present "Time and the River," on Saturday, April 27, under the baton of composer Kurt Knecht (D.M.A. 2009).

The performance is at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Hall. Tickets are $15 general and $5 students and are available in advance from the Lied Center Box Office at (402) 472-4747, online at www.liedcenter.org/events (enter "lfcm") or at the door.

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Reed Ellefson

calendar icon24 Apr 2019    

Carson School senior to intern at NFL Films

Lincoln, Neb.--Reed Ellefson, a senior film and new media major in the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film from Rapid City, South Dakota, has received a cinematography internship with NFL Films.

“We are so proud of Reed,” said Professor of Film Sharon Teo-Gooding. “It is always gratifying when our hard-working students have their efforts rewarded with an opportunity such as this one with NFL Films.”

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Megan Rhoades, Untitled from “Hand in Hand,” archival pigment print, 16" X 20", 2018. Megan Rhoades at her portfolio walkthrough table at the Society for Photographic Education Conference in March.

calendar icon22 Apr 2019    

Undergraduate photo senior wins national Society for Photographic Education student award

Lincoln, Neb.—Megan Rhoades, a senior studio art major from Omaha, Nebraska, who will graduate in May with her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree, was among six students nationally who received Society for Photographic Education (SPE) Student Awards for Innovations in Imaging.

“It was really surprising,” Rhoades said. “It was just something Dana [Fritz] had convinced me to apply for. I thought, why not? I have nothing to lose. It was really validating to have my work recognized in that way.”

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Megan Rhoades, Untitled from “Hand in Hand,” archival pigment print, 16" X 20", 2018. Connor Harter, an untitled vase from “Dark/Bright,” porcelain, 9” x 4.5” x 4.5”, 2019.

calendar icon18 Apr 2019    

Capstone Exhibition opens April 29 at Eisentrager-Howard Gallery

Lincoln, Neb.—The “Capstone Exhibition” will be on display April 29-May 3 in both the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery and the MEDICI Gallery in Richards Hall.

This exhibition features the work of 32 undergraduate candidates for Bachelor of Fine Arts and Bachelor of Arts degrees in graphic design and studio art from the School of Art, Art History & Design.

A closing reception will be held on Friday, May 3 from 5-7 p.m. in the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery with awards announced at 6 p.m.

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Alexander Ross, untitled, 2014, oil on canvas, 54” x 58”.

calendar icon18 Apr 2019    

Two artists present final spring Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist Lecture Series lectures

Lincoln, Neb.— Printmaker Miguel A. Aragón and painter Alexander Ross will present the final spring Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist Lectures on April 24-25.

Aragón will present his lecture on Wednesday, April 24 at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 14. Ross will present his lecture on Thursday, April 25 at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15. Both lectures are free and open to the public.

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(from left) Ethan Millington, Craig Fuller and Rubén Darío Gómez

calendar icon17 Apr 2019    By Brian G Reetz

Fuller leaving a Legacy in the world

When one enriches other’s lives, makes significant contributions to the world and leaves a special feeling in the community one serves, it’s a legacy. It’s something that Craig Fuller has created in his 40 years of working with tuba/euphonium students at the University of Nebraska.

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The Clay Club’s Spring Sale is April 26-27 in Richards Hall Rm. 118. Support the work of talented student artists by purchasing their most recent work.

calendar icon17 Apr 2019    

Clay Club Spring Sale is April 26-27

Lincoln, Neb.— The University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s School of Art, Art History & Design is hosting the Clay Club’s Spring Sale on April 26-27 in Richards Hall.

Hours for the sale are Friday, April 26 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday, April 27 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 118. Cash, checks and credit cards will be accepted at the sale.

In addition, on Friday, April 26 at 8:30 a.m., there will be a special collector’s tour of all the work in the Clay Club’s sale.

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