Great Plains Art Museum


Tuesday through Saturday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Closed Mondays, Sundays, holiday weekends, and between exhibitions | Free admission | 402-472-6220
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.


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

Recent Acquisitions

Recent Acquisitions: Highlights from the Great Plains Art Museum Permanent Collection

Lower-level gallery
November 1, 2019–February 22, 2020

This exhibition highlights the generosity of the museum’s donors by featuring artwork that has entered the permanent collection in recent years.

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