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Photo "Diablo Dam, Sagit River, Washington" (1982, color print), by John Pfahl Dana Fritz

calendar icon08 Nov 2013    

Fritz, Gawel to discuss photos of John Pfahl

Art and photography historian Dana Fritz will join photography scholar Larry Gawel to give a presentation at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 12 at the Sheldon Museum of Art on the photographs of John Pfahl.

Pfahl, whose works are featured in the museum's "Points of View" exhibition, was a pioneer in the transformation of American landscape photography in the 1970s, and his body of work has influenced generations of artists.

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Victoria Hoyt, “Entering the elephant,” 72” x 58”, acrylic, gouache, watercolor and ink on paper, 2013, and  Emma Nishimura, “Vestige:  Navigating the Layers,” detail,  paper garments, installation view, 2011.

calendar icon08 Nov 2013    

Two Exhibitions open Nov. 8 at UNL's Eisentrager-Howard Gallery

Two exhibitions open Nov. 8 and continue through Nov. 22 at the Department of Art and Art History’s Eisentrager-Howard Gallery in Richards Hall. The exhibitions will have an opening reception on Friday, Nov. 8 from 5-7 p.m. in the gallery.
 
Both exhibitions were organized by Assistant Professor of Practice Marissa Vigneault’s students from her The Body in Modern and Contemporary Art class.
 

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Moran Woodwind Quintet

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Moran Woodwind Quintet upcoming program includes Mozart

The Moran Woodwind Quintet performs three works for quintet at 3 p.m. on November 17 in the Kimball Recital Hall as part of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music.

 “Our fall concert has three very contrasting works—one transcription of a classic, one with jazz and salsa influence, and one very intense modern work.  The Moran Woodwind Quintet is excited to share these in concert,” Bailey said.

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Erin Dziedzic

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Dziedzic to present free public lecture Nov. 13

Erin Dziedzic, the curator and head of adult programs at the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art in Kansas City will present a free public lecture on Wednesday, Nov. 13 at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15. Her lecture is titled "Thoughts on Contemporary Curating."

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Clare Twomey

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Clare Twomey to present free public lecture Nov. 11

British artist Clare Twomey will present a free public lecture on Monday, Nov. 11 at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15. 

Twomey is a research fellow at the University of Westminster. Over the past 12 years, she has exhibited at the Victoria and Albert Museum, Tate, Crafts Council, Museum of Modern Art Kyoto Japan, the Eden Project and the Royal Academy of Arts.

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Nathaniel Sullivan

calendar icon05 Nov 2013    

Sullivan shines as Singer of the Year at West Central NATS Student Auditions

The Glenn Korff School of Music once again had a strong showing at the West Central NATS (The National Association of the Teachers of Singing) Student Auditions this past weekend, capped by Nathaniel Sullivan being named Singer of the Year. There were 332 student entries with 39 schools entering students in the two-day event at Emporia State University.

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Faculty Jazz Ensemble

calendar icon05 Nov 2013    

Faculty Jazz Ensemble kicks off jazz-filled year

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Faculty Jazz Ensemble kicks off another wonderful year of jazz at UNL’s Glenn Korff School of Music with a featured concert at 7:30 p.m. on November 5 in the Westbrook Music Building Recital Hall. The event will be free and open to the public.

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Caitlin Gilmore

calendar icon04 Nov 2013    

Music Composition junior Caitlin Gilmore's work to be part of Wet Ink Performances

 

Columbus, Nebraska native Caitlin Gilmore did everything musical in high school. Marching band, jazz choir -- you name it she was a part of it.

 So it’s not really surprising that she took a love to composing. Gilmore is one of many music composition program students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music who will have their ability showcased at the Wet Ink performances on November 12 and 13 in the Westbrook Music Building, Room 119. Both nights’ performances start at 7:30 p.m.

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Machu Picchu is a 15th century Inca site located in Peru.

calendar icon01 Nov 2013    

Sayre to present the next AIA lecture Nov. 11 on the Ancient Andes

Matthew Sayre, Assistant Professor of Anthropology at the University of South Dakota, will present a lecture titled "Pilgrimage Across the Ancient Andes:  From Machu Picchu to Chavin de Huantar," on Monday, Nov. 11 at 7:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15. The lecture is free and open to the public.

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Nicolas May

calendar icon24 Oct 2013    

May named Nebraska Music Teachers Association Nebraska Young Artist Woodwind Competition Winner

The UNL Saxophone Studio is proud to announce Sophomore Performance Major (BM) Nicholas May has been named the Nebraska Music Teachers Association Nebraska Young Artist Woodwind Competition Winner.  

The competition took place Saturday, October 19, 2013 at Nebraska Wesleyan University.  May performed works by Bach, Creston, Glazounov, Bonneau and Gotkovsky.  A native of Nebraska, May is a member of the Westbrook Saxophone Quartet, UNL Jazz Orchestra and the UNL Wind Ensemble at the Glenn Korff School of Music at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.  

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