Exhibition - “Mug Shots: 6th Annual Juried Cup Show”
Apr 4 through May 31
5:00PM to 8:00PM
LUX Center for the Arts
2601 North 48th Street , Lincoln,
LUX Center for the Arts presents “Mug Shots: 6th Annual Juried Cup Show,” featuring the selections of juror Ted Adler, associate professor of art and area head of ceramics media at Wichita State University. Adler is known for his contributions to conferences, workshops and print media as well as his residency with the Archie Bray Foundation, the international center for ceramic arts in Helena, Montana.
The show opens Friday, April 4 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Best in Show and two Honorable Mentions will be awarded. The show will be on view...
Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts
801 3rd Corso , Nebraska City,
Monday, May 5, 2014 brings the opening of the exhibition Sexy/OFFENDER at the Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts.
The exhibition of works resulting from the collaborative artistic duo of Byron Anway and Ben Moore mashes online image-based culture and 18th century French portraiture. Incorporating deviant youthfulness, celebrity indiscretions, and the world of online police registries, the team draws inspiration from online media such as mug shots, tabloid photography, and online dating profile pictures. Works featured in the exhibition...
Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
724 S. 12th Street , Omaha,
Sum of Us features six Kansas City artists whose multimedia works explore the relationship of the part to the whole. Although markedly different in approach and process, they provide a meditation on our simultaneously whole and fragmentary states, specifically our relationships to time, space, place and self. Curated by PLUG PROJECTS, a curatorial collective located in Kansas City, the exhibition features work that relies on the specter of the body as image, inspiration, absent worker or character positioning both the body of the artist and...
2055 'O' Street , Lincoln,
April 25 - July 25, 2014. Reception May 2, 6 - 9pm, First Friday Gallery Walk. Considerations abound with this poetic trope, readily calling forth questions on relationships, transformations, comparisons, distances, and rhythmic impulses. A wide array of prints curated from the Constellation Studios collection, provide a rich context for a selection of prints by Karen Kunc. Prints in all media are included by local, national and international artists.
Basil Alkazzi: An Odyssey of Dreams: A Decade of Paintings
May 16 through Jul 27
12:00AM to 12:00AM
Sheldon Museum of Art
R St. , Lincoln,
Basil Alkazzi’s long and distinguished career spans four decades. Born in 1938 in Kuwait, Alkazzi attended art school in London, where he exhibited regularly from 1978 to 1987 at the city’s progressive Drian Gallery. Since 1985, the artist has lived in New York at various times. His work has been shown throughout the United States and is in the collections of over two dozen museums.
An Odyssey of Dreams presents Alkazzi’s work from 2003–2012. These enigmatic paintings reference the mystical aspect of nature, reflecting the artist’s...
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