Great Plains Art Museum

The Great Plains Art Museum and Center for Great Plains Studies are closed to the public until further notice.

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Tuesday through Saturday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Closed Mondays, Sundays, holiday weekends, and between exhibitions | Free admission | 402-472-6220 | The Great Plains Art Museum and Center for Great Plains Studies is closed to the public until further notice.
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Up in the Air

Up in the Air: Great Plains Weather

January 21 - May 9, 2020

This exhibition explores how artists have chosen to depict the ever-changing weather on the Great Plains. These images of snow-covered landscapes, tumultuous storms, and cloud-filled skies contribute to our understanding of how dynamic weather events affect the landscape and people of the region.

Guildner

Retrospective of Life’s Work: Charles W. Guildner

January 21 - May 9, 2020

In 1990, Charles Guildner set out to photograph the landscape and people of the rural heartland. In the years since, Guildner has expertly recorded how the people of this region have maintained their traditional ways of life. This exhibition—a retrospective of Guildner’s 30-year photographic career—features examples from his Lives of Tradition series and from other projects.

First Friday opening reception: Feb. 7, 5-7 p.m., with the artist

Furlong

Over the Edge of the World: Kirsten Furlong
Elizabeth Rubendall Artist in Residence

Lower-level gallery
March 6–June 27, 2020

The exhibition Over the Edge of the World by Kirsten Furlong explores the artist's interpretation of the natural history and current grassland ecology in the Great Plains and beyond through drawings, monotypes, and paintings. Bird species, past and present, insects, animals, and plants are depicted along with mark making inspired by the lines and textures of the prairie.

More on the Artist in Residence program, including schedule and activities



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