Presence of Absence: Photographs by David Lovekin and Rick Houchin
July 7 – October 28, 2017
Photographs by David Lovekin and Rick Houchin depict 12 to 15 different small towns in central Nebraska. The pair of photographers spent two years traveling throughout Nebraska capturing quiet streets and signs of humanity, but void of inhabitants.
August 4 – December 16, 2017
Features artworks from the permanent collection that depict Nebraska or were created by Nebraska artists. The exhibition is an official event of 150th Anniversary celebration of Nebraska statehood.
November 3, 2017 – February 24, 2018
All types of Great Plains animals from bison to horses to cranes to dogs will appear in sculpture, prints, photographs, and paintings from the Museum’s permanent collection.
Cowboys from the Collection
January 9 – April 28, 2018
Explore how this icon of American culture has been depicted over the last century through artworks selected from the permanent collection. Of note will be key bronzes from renowned cowboy artists Charles M. Russell and Frederic Remington as well as more recent photographic portraits by Chuck Guilder and George Tuck.