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Collection Connection

Museum of Nebraska Art 2401 Central Ave, Kearney

Jennifer Homan: Nebraska's Boundless Skies Wednesday, February 26 • 2:00 p.m. Jennifer Homan's pure pastel pigments eulogize the spectacular power, scale and moods of Nebraska's boundless skies, and the land that's moored beneath them. The emotional force inspiring Homan's work is the beauty of the Nebraska landscape combined with the precipitating consequences of humankind’s presence. […]

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Family Arts Festival

Museum of Nebraska Art 2401 Central Ave, Kearney

Family Arts Festival MONA and Kearney Cultural Partners (KCP) invite you to attend the annual Family Arts Festival to experience art, dance, music, and more. At MONA participate in interactive educational art activities inspired by the MONA collection. Dance away to music and songs provided by the friendliest family band in Nebraska – The String […]

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MONA’s Not Just A Book Club

Museum of Nebraska Art 2401 Central Ave, Kearney

MONA’S Not Just A Book Club Avid readers whose interests lie in authors from Nebraska or reading about Nebraska or art are welcome, and may join at any time. 1st Tuesdays: January 7- May 5, 2020 Time: 10:30-11:30 a.m. MONA: Gary E. Zaruba Library & Research Center March 3: Zoo Nebraska: The Dismantling of an […]

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Untutored Life Drawing

Museum of Nebraska Art 2401 Central Ave, Kearney

Untutored Life Drawing Class This untutored life drawing class offers access to experienced models in a relaxed atmosphere. No instruction is offered at these sessions, which are aimed at anyone wishing to develop his or her drawing skills. Poses are timed and moderated. Easels and drawing boards are provided. Participants bring their own paper and […]

$10 – $40

Untutored Life Drawing

Museum of Nebraska Art 2401 Central Ave, Kearney

Untutored Life Drawing Class This untutored life drawing class offers access to experienced models in a relaxed atmosphere. No instruction is offered at these sessions, which are aimed at anyone wishing to develop his or her drawing skills. Poses are timed and moderated. Easels and drawing boards are provided. Participants bring their own paper and […]

$10 – $40

Collection Connection

Museum of Nebraska Art 2401 Central Ave, Kearney

Susan Hart: Building a History Wednesday, March 25 • 2:00 p.m. Susan Hart's richly textured paintings and collages read like visual rhythms, windows into ephemeral places, multiple layers hold reverberating chords, hidden echoes from past to the present. Using color, hand-painted papers, drawing, and painting tools, Hart extracts, contracts, and expands her thoughts, building connections, […]

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Kristine Allphin: Cold Wax Medium and Oil Painting Workshops

Museum of Nebraska Art 2401 Central Ave, Kearney

Kristine Allphin: Cold Wax Medium and Oil Painting Workshops Kristine Allphin is an established award-winning batik artist based in Hastings, Nebraska. Her large-scale prairie grass landscapes are complex, colorful and expressive. By incorporating traditional vat dying batik methods, with a non-traditional linear drawing technique, Allphin has developed a unique aesthetic style using a fine art […]

$55 – $60

Untutored Life Drawing

Museum of Nebraska Art 2401 Central Ave, Kearney

Untutored Life Drawing Class This untutored life drawing class offers access to experienced models in a relaxed atmosphere. No instruction is offered at these sessions, which are aimed at anyone wishing to develop his or her drawing skills. Poses are timed and moderated. Easels and drawing boards are provided. Participants bring their own paper and […]

$10 – $40

Nebraska Now: Celeste Butler

Museum of Nebraska Art 2401 Central Ave, Kearney

Nebraska Now: Celeste Butler April 4 – July 5, 2020 Born and raised in Omaha, Celeste Butler is a self-taught fiber and textile artist, Quiltologist, and storyteller. Butler “breathes life back into broken, discarded, and devalued items” by creating quilts that incorporate hand-dyed processes and painting while using vintage fabrics, reclaimed clothing, and embellishments. The […]

Free

Untutored Life Drawing

Museum of Nebraska Art 2401 Central Ave, Kearney

Untutored Life Drawing Class This untutored life drawing class offers access to experienced models in a relaxed atmosphere. No instruction is offered at these sessions, which are aimed at anyone wishing to develop his or her drawing skills. Poses are timed and moderated. Easels and drawing boards are provided. Participants bring their own paper and […]

$10 – $40

Spirit: A Celebration of Art in the Heartland

Museum of Nebraska Art 2401 Central Ave, Kearney

Join us for a weekend of Spirited events featuring the work of 63 of Nebraska’s finest artists! This celebration offers the Sneak Peek Party, Gala Dinner and Art Auction, and Good Morning MONA, all truly unique opportunities to come together to celebrate the art of Nebraska in a very special way! The exhibition opens March […]

Optical Chronicle IV – Closes Today

Museum of Nebraska Art 2401 Central Ave, Kearney

Optical Chronicle IV August 20, 2019 – April 19, 2020 Author Henry M. Sayre in his book A World of Art discusses the various roles of the artist in society. He identifies four roles; the fourth is how artists make functional objects and structure more pleasurable and elevate them or imbue them with meaning. These […]

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