Glimpses of Emery Blagdon & His Healing Machine

Glimpses of Emery Blagdon & His Healing Machine

April 7 – July 19, 2015 — On his family farm outside of Stapleton, Nebraska, Emery Blagdon created a remarkable work known as the “Healing Machine.” Beginning in the late 1950s and continuing until his death in 1986, Blagdon artfully composed the wondrous “Machine” using bits of wire, beads, foil, paper, and other everyday materials

Nebraska Now: Carol Thompson, Paintings

Nebraska Now: Carol Thompson, Paintings

July 11 – October 4, 2015 Carol Thompson is a painter of serene, contemplative, and lovely still life works often focusing on flowers, bird’s nests, branches, or other treasures found on her farmstead. The objects are meticulously arranged to compose a purposeful scene rather than simply creating a beautiful artwork. Artist Talk and Reception: July Read More

Elmer Holzrichter: Reclaimer/Thingmaker

Elmer Holzrichter: Reclaimer/Thingmaker

July 14 – October 4, 2015 Artist and educator Elmer Holzrichter spent the majority of his 90+ years reimagining, reclaiming, rearranging, and ultimately breathing life back into discarded objects to create inventive and wondrous artworks or “things,” as he calls them. While Holzrichter began his career using traditional media, he soon experimented with mask-making, paper-cutting, Read More