Upcoming Events

Artist in Residence: Gwen Westerman

10:00 am–5:00 pm Great Plains Art Museum
Native American textiles artist Gwen Westerman will be creating a unique piece of art in the lobby of the Great Plains Art Museum as part of our annual Rubendall Artist in Residence program.

First Friday: We Are Star People

5:00 pm–7:00 pm Great Plains Art Museum
Opening reception for “We Are Star People: The Art and Poetry of Gwen Westerman.” Join the museum and Westerman herself for a free reception (with food!) for this new exhibition (opens Sept. 1). Westerman will give a gallery talk at 6 p.m.

Great Plains lecture: Teaching Sustainability in Namibia

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Great Plains Art Museum
In a semi-arid grassland not unlike our own, Viktoria Keding has developed a special center to teach Namibians about environmental sustainability. In this talk, “Teaching Sustainability in Namibia,” Keding will speak about NaDeet—the Namib Desert …