Great Plains Fellows: Arts and Art History

W. Kenton Bales (F)
Professor

UNO

Music theory and composition

Derrick Burbul (F)
Assistant Professor

UNK

Environment and human relations    
 

Valerie Cisler (F)
Professor

UNK

Great Plains music, piano

Patricia C. Crews (F)
International Quilt Study Center

UNL

History, conservation and performance of textiles

Anne Foradori (F)
Professor

UNK

Women in music, prairie song

Robert Hower (AF)
Professor, Chair, Art & Art History

University of Texas at Arlington

Art, interactive projects, computer graphics

Elizabeth Ingraham (F)
Professor

UNL

Textiles and material culture

N. Keith Jacobshagen II (EF)
Professor Emeritus, Art

UNL

Landscape art, painting

Toby Jurovics (AF)
Chief Curator

Joslyn Art Museum

19th, 20th Century photography and art of the American West

Wendy Katz (F)
Associate Director CGPS

UNL

19th-century American genre painting, landscapes, Great Plains

Joni Kinsey (AF)
Professor, Art History

University of Iowa

Plains art, surveying of the American West, 18th through 20th Century American art

Karen Kunc (F)
Professor

UNL

Printmaking, papermaking, book arts

Margaret MacKichan (AF)
Director, Great Plains Art Institute

Sinte Gleska University

Native American art history, photography, painting, drawing, sculpture

George Melnyk (AF)
Associate Professor, Film Studies

University of Calgary

Canadian studies, Canadian Plains, protest in Western Canada, peace studies, Canadian cinema

Tice Miller (EF)
Professor Emeritus, American theatre history

UNL

Theatre history, dramatic literature, criticism

Paula Petrik (AF)
Professor, History & Art History

George Mason University

History of the Trans-Mississippi West, U.S. women's history, U.S. business history

Byron Price (AF)
Charles Marion Russell Memorial Chair and director of the Charles M. Russell Center for the Study of Art of the American West

University of Oklahoma

Art of the American West

C. Patrick Rowan (EF)
Professor Emeritus, Art

UNL

Studio art, painting, sculpture

Kate Schneider
Artist

Canada

Photographed the proposed route of the Keystone XL pipeline for the exhibition "We, the Heartland"

Richard Schuessler (F)
Professor

UNK

Visual communications, typography

Janet Smith (AF)
Art Consultant

Omaha, Neb.

Art appraisal, art history, 19th to 20th Century women artists

Randall Snyder (EF)
Professor Emeritus, Music

UNL

Musical arts, composition, comprehensive musicianship

Robert Spence (EF)
Professor Emeritus, Art

UNL

Art

Gwen Westerman (AF)
Artist and faculty member, English

Minnesota State University in Mankato

Native American literature and art

Gary Zaruba (EF)
Professor Emeritus, Art & Art History

UNK

Studio art, art education, Nebraska art

(F) = Fellow, (AF) = Associate Fellow, (EF) = Emeritus Fellow, (AEF) = Associate Emeritus Fellow, (GF) = Graduate Fellow