Saturday, August 30


2:30 pm Memorial Stadium
Nebraska Cornhuskers vs. Florida Atlantic

Ongoing Events

Exhibition: “Painting—From the Collection of the Sheldon Museum of Art”

10:00 am–5:00 pm Sheldon Museum Of Art
In honor of the dual anniversary of the Sheldon Museum of Art and its dedicated support group, the Sheldon Art Association, the museum is publishing an all-new catalog of its impressive paintings collection. The catalog features 125 major works to …

Titanoboa: Monster Snake

9:30 am–4:30 pm Morrill Hall
Slithering in at 48 feet long, a realistic replica of the world’s largest snake will be on exhibit February 22 through Labor Day at the University of Nebraska State Museum in Morrill Hall.

“Mark Marcuson: An Artist’s Journey”

9:30 am–4:30 pm Morrill Hall
“Mark Marcuson: An Artist’s Journey” presents the evolution of artistic talent of Nebraska painter, illustrator and muralist Mark Marcuson. Beginning with Marcuson’s childhood sketches, visitors will journey through Marcuson’s life as an …


8:30 am–4:00 pm Robert Hillstad Textiles Gallery
Artist Sarah Wagner investigates invisible environmental systems such as genetic mutation, radiation, class and race. In her talk, she discussed her most recent work which explores her neighborhood in the inner city of Detroit and the “invisible” …

T.L. Solien: Toward the Setting Sun

All Day Sheldon Museum Of Art
This touring exhibition organized by Plains Art Museum in Fargo, North Dakota features mixed media works on paper and oil paintings by artist T. L. Solien. Known for cartoon-like and surreal imagery with references to art and cultural history, Solien …

Sculpting the Human Figure: Barbara Laging and Margarita Worth

All Day Sheldon Museum Of Art
The exhibition brings to light sculpture by two Nebraska women artists who worked primarily in the 1950s and 1960s. Barbara Laging and Margarita Worth sculpted in stone, cast bronze, and hard wood, yet neither artist was given serious attention in …

Re-Picturing Nebraska: Statewide Responses

All Day Sheldon Museum Of Art
In late August 2013, the Sheldon Museum of Art began its tour of Picturing Nebraska, the 27th annual Sheldon Statewide exhibition. Picturing Nebraska explored the ways in which artists have depicted the state and included a portion of University of …

Daniel Chauche: Visions of the Future Past in Guatemala

All Day Sheldon Museum Of Art
Sheldon Museum of Art is collaborating with Daniel Chauche to present the first museum exhibition of his photographs in the United States.