Saturday, November 3

Geometric Geography: What’s Transnational About Abstraction

10:00 am–12:30 pm Sheldon Museum Of Art
A symposium in conjunction with the exhibition The Geometric Unconscious: A Centurey of Abstraction. Panelists include: Ana de la Cueva, Artist; Marjorie Mikasen, Artist; Odili Donald Odita, Artist; Mary-Kate O-Hare, Associate Curator of American Art …

Symposium: “Geometric Geography: What’s Transnational About Abstraction?”

10:00 am–12:30 pm Sheldon Museum Of Art
A symposium in conjunction with the exhibition “The Geometric Unconscious: A Century of Abstraction.” Panelists include artists Marjorie Mikasen and Odili Donald Odita, and Jorge Daniel Veneciano. Free for Sheldon Art Association members and students …

The Clean Part Reading Series

5:00 pm–6:00 pm Sheldon Museum Of Art
The Clean Part Reading Series presents John Chávez, Alexis Orgera, and Mathias Svalina.

Clean Part Reading Series

6:00 pm–12:00 am Sheldon Museum Of Art
Hear Poetry from Mathias Svalina, Alexis Orgera, & John Chavez. Free

Ongoing Events

Exhibition: “What’s in a Name? Inscribed Quilts”

All Day International Quilt Study Center & Museum
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Minerals & Meteorites

9:30 am–4:30 pm Morrill Hall
On April 21, the University of Nebraska State Museum in Morrill Hall will open “Minerals & Meteorites,” an expansive display of rare minerals and meteorites in the Cooper Gallery. The exhibit contains specimens from the collections of the UNL …

Exhibition: Studio Art Quilt Associate’s 20th Showcase

All Day International Quilt Study Center & Museum
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Exhibition: “Five Decades of Collecting”

10:00 am–5:00 pm Sheldon Museum Of Art
“Five Decades of Collecting” commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Sheldon Museum of Art’s building, which was designed by renowned architect Philip Johnson and opened in 1963. Each work in the exhibition was created and acquired after 1960.

Exhibition: Indigo Gives America the Blues

All Day International Quilt Study Center & Museum
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Exhibition: “Women Call for Peace: Global Vistas”

10:00 am–5:00 pm Sheldon Museum Of Art
Works by 13 distinguished artists of diverse religious beliefs and ethnic heritage—including some who have personally encountered violence–address factors associated with conflict, such as war, race, gender, and religion.

Westward Bound: Big Color Landscape Photographs

All Day Great Plains Art Museum

Exhibition: “The Geometric Unconscious: A Century of Abstraction”

10:00 am–5:00 pm Sheldon Museum Of Art
This exhibition showcases the broad scope of geometric abstraction artwork in Sheldon’s collection. The works in “The Geometric Unconscious” span a period of more than 100 years and prompted a rethinking of geometric abstraction with a special …