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“Roger Brown: In and Beyond the Imagist Sphere,” a lecture by Lisa Stone

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 6:00pm

Lisa Stone, curator at the Roger Brown Study Collection, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, will shed light on the wild and irreverent work of Roger Brown and other Chicago Imagists, paying particular attention to the uniquely curated spaces and collections Brown created in Chicago, Michigan, and California.

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Study at Sheldon

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Sheldon’s Great Hall will be transformed into a great study hall for a night. Fuel up with snacks and find inspiration throughout the galleries.

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Disaster Film Series: “Twister” (1996)

Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 6:00pm

Heading directly into some of the worst weather in decades, storm chasers risk their lives to gather data about tornadoes; 113 minutes. Cosponsored by Sheldon Museum of Art and the Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center. Admission is free.

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First Friday at Sheldon

Friday, March 2, 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Enjoy a variety of special programs and activities that highlight current exhibitions. Admission is free.

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A Conversation with Donald Sultan and Terrie Sultan

Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 6:00pm

Artist Donald Sultan along with Terrie Sultan, director of the Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill, New York, will discuss Donald’s “Disaster Paintings,” from the inception of the series in the early 1980s to its continued relevance today.

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Look! at Lunchtime

Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 12:15pm

On the third Thursday of the month, a Sheldon staff member facilitates a 15-minute dialogue about an artwork on view in the museum. This month features the painting “The Other Washingtons” by Robert Colescott.

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Study at Sheldon

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Sheldon’s Great Hall will be transformed into a great study hall for a night. Fuel up with snacks and find inspiration throughout the galleries.

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First Friday at Sheldon

Friday, April 6, 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Enjoy a variety of special programs and activities that highlight current exhibitions. Admission is free.

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Closed for Spring Football Game

Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 10:00am to 5:00pm

Like many buildings on the University of Nebraska campus, Sheldon will be closed April 21 for the spring football game.

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