A World of Change

A World of Change

July 22, 2014 – April 19, 2015 — This exhibition pays tribute to historical events that have profoundly impacted our world, nation, and state. Each piece captures the essence of these life-changing circumstances in a variety of media and styles. The artworks tell a compelling story of strength, perseverance, ingenuity, life, and death.

Cut, Formed, Folded, Pressed: Paper

Cut, Formed, Folded, Pressed: Paper

October 11, 2014 – East Gallery closing March 29, 2015 Southwest & Southeast Galleries closing March 15, 2015  — At its simplest, paper is an ordinary, everyday item that is a part of most of our lives. Yet when it is found in the hands of an artist and is purposefully manipulated in some fashion, it […]

Solomon Butcher: Pioneer Photographer

Solomon Butcher: Pioneer Photographer

December 16, 2014 – March 29, 2015 — When one hears the name Solomon Butcher, the images of early Nebraska settlers by sod houses comes to mind, however, that was only part of his career. Butcher later had a studio just three blocks south of what is now the Museum of Nebraska Art in Kearney, […]

Nebraska Now: Jennifer Homan, Paintings

Nebraska Now: Jennifer Homan, Paintings

January 10 – April 5, 2015 — Kearney artist Jeni Homan creates soft and insightful vistas of the Nebraska landscape using the pastel medium. The artist’s small- to large-scale paintings are documents of a quickly fleeting “non-interrupted” landscape that, over time, is continually altered by societal growth.