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David Baskin, “Vanitas," chrome, metal, plastic and wood, 48”x72”x32”, 2017. David Baskin

calendar icon11 Sep 2018    

Sculptor Baskin presents the next HIxson-Lied Visiting Artist Lecture Sept. 26

Lincoln, Neb.—Sculptor David Baskin will present the next Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist & Scholar lecture on Wednesday, Sept. 26 at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15. The lecture is free and open to the public.

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s School of Art, Art History & Design’s Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist & Scholar Lecture Series brings notable artists, scholars and designers to Nebraska each semester to enhance the education of students.

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calendar icon10 Sep 2018    

Added date for Campus Orchestra performance in Spring 2019

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music has added a Campus Orchestra performance to the Spring 2019 schedule. The performance will take place on Thursday, April 18 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. Tickets are $5 general admission and $3 for students/seniors. 

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Christopher Marks

calendar icon10 Sep 2018    

Marks to present ‘American Organ Symphonies’

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Christopher Marks organ performance on Sunday, September 23 at 4 p.m. at First-Plymouth Church (2000 D Street) presents two major organ symphonies by American composers—the second symphony of Edward Shippen Barnes (1887-1958) and the landmark Symphony in G by Leo Sowerby (1895-1968). 

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calendar icon10 Sep 2018    

Theatrix opens season with 'Gloria'

Lincoln, Neb.--Theatrix, the student-run theatre company within the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, opens its 2018-2019 season with Gloria, written by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins and directed by University of Nebraska–Lincoln student Tatianna Nicholle Davis.

Performances are 7:30 p.m. Sept. 20-22 and 2 p.m. on Sept. 23. All performances take place in the Lab Theatre in the Temple Building at 12th and R streets. Gloria contains mature content and violent themes that may not be suitable for all audiences.

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The Art at Cedar Point class. Back row, left to right:  Santiago Cal, Kristina Insingo, Justin Hicklin, Lindsey Pinkerton, Maris Stebbing, Ian Cuevas and J.P. Davis. Front row, left to right: Allison Diesing, Cheri Macartney, Mariah Livingston and Toni Kemerling. Mariah Livingston, a junior art major, shows off one of her paintings created at Cedar Point.

calendar icon07 Sep 2018    By Kathe C. Andersen

Creating art in nature: Art at Cedar Point offers unique art class experience

Registration for the summer 2019 Art at Cedar Point course, "Working with Watercolor: For Journaling on Nature" with Professor Aaron Holz will begin in November. See the link below the story for more information.

Lincoln, Neb.--Their art classroom for two weeks is located approximately 280 miles from either Richards Hall or Woods Art Building on campus in Lincoln. It is located in western Nebraska near the city of Ogallala and Lake McConaughy.

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Jamie Reimer

calendar icon06 Sep 2018    

Reimer, Haneline present ‘She Persisted’

LINCOLN, Neb.— Glenn Korff School of Music Soprano Jamie Reimer and pianist Stacie Haneline present “She Persisted,” a recital of art songs and spirituals by living American female composers on Thursday, September 20 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

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calendar icon05 Sep 2018    

Johnny Manhattan Orchestra opens its season Sept. 14

Lincoln, Neb.--The Johnny Manhattan Orchestra opens its season on Friday, Sept. 14. The orchestra was founded in 2016 to celebrate the great music of the Swing Era and to support the Glenn Korff School of Music's Jazz Studies program. This year’s Johnny Manhattan Orchestra includes 10 jazz studies students (5 doctoral students and 5 undergrads), six professional instrumental musicians and three professional vocalists.

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Evan Chapman

calendar icon04 Sep 2018    

Guest Artist Chapman presents new works for drumset and electronics

LINCOLN, Neb.— Renowned percussionist, drummer, composer, and filmmaker Evan Chapman will present a recital of new works for drumset and electronics on Wednesday, September 12 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. The guest artist’s program includes works commissioned by Chapman from composers including Anna Meadors, Robert Honstein, Ian Chang, Molly Joyce, Alicia Walter, Alexis Lamb, Molly Joyce, and Edward Babcock. It’s free and open to the public.

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Jennifer Trimble will present a lecture titled "Seeing Roman Slaves" on Sept. 13 in Richards Hall. Jennifer Trimble

calendar icon04 Sep 2018    

Stanford University's Trimble to present AIA Lecture Sept. 13

Lincoln, Neb.—Jennifer Trimble, associate professor of classics at Stanford University, will present a lecture titled “Seeing Roman Slaves” on Thursday, Sept. 13 at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15. The lecture is free and open to the public.

The lecture is part of a series for the Lincoln-Omaha Chapter of the Archaeological Institute of America and co-sponsored by the Convocations Committee and the Research Council at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

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Amanda Jacobs, Elizabeth Dolan, and Shelley Waite

calendar icon30 Aug 2018    

Guest Artists to perform Song Cycles of Beachy Head

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Song Cycles of Beachy Head will be performed by Guest Artists Amanda Jacobs, Shelley Waite and Elizabeth Dolan on Sunday, September 16 at 3 p.m. in the Westbrook Recital Hall at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music.

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