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First Friday at Sheldon Museum of Art

Friday, October 2, 2020 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Explore the exhibitions “Person of Interest,” “Small Abstractions,” “Sheldon Treasures,” and “Tales of Genji I.” Sheldon Museum of Art will remain open until 7 p.m. for First Friday, a monthly celebration of art for which museums and galleries throughout Lincoln keep their doors open into the evening. Admission is free.

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Look at Lunchtime — On Facebook Live

Thursday, October 8, 2020 - 12:15pm

A member of the Sheldon staff or UNL faculty leads a 15-minute discussion about an artwork on view in the museum. This month on Facebook Live, Laura K. Muñoz, assistant professor of history and ethnic studies, talks about the painting “Christian & Alejandro” (2007) by John Sonsini.

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Closed All Day for Home Football Game

Saturday, October 31, 2020 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Like many buildings on the University of Nebraska campus, Sheldon is closed the day of each home football game.

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A conversation with artist Radcliffe Bailey

Thursday, November 5, 2020 - 6:00pm

Radcliffe Bailey—painter, sculptor, and mixed media artist—will talk about his artistic process and career with Tyler Green, host of The Modern Art Notes Podcast. Register for the online event at go.unl.edu/radcliffe-bailey.

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First Friday at Sheldon Museum of Art

Friday, November 6, 2020 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Sheldon Museum of Art will remain open until 7 p.m. on October 2 for First Friday, a monthly celebration of art for which museums and galleries throughout Lincoln keep their doors open into the evening. Explore the exhibitions “Person of Interest,” “Small Abstractions,” “Sheldon Treasures,” and “Tales of Genji I.”

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Look at Lunchtime — On Facebook Live

Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 12:15pm

This month on Facebook Live Melissa Yuen, Sheldon's associate curator of exhibitions, will discuss Zia-ud-din (16), from the Say My Name series by Ambreen Butt.

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Closed All Day for Home Football Game

Saturday, November 14, 2020 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Like many buildings on the University of Nebraska campus, Sheldon is closed the day of each home football game.

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Closed All Day for Home Football Game

Saturday, November 21, 2020 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Like many buildings on the University of Nebraska campus, Sheldon is closed the day of each home football game.

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Closed for Thanksgiving

Thursday, November 26, 2020 - 10:00am to Sunday, November 29, 2020 - 4:00pm

The museum is closed for Thanksgiving.

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Closed All Day for Home Football Game

Saturday, December 12, 2020 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Like many buildings on the University of Nebraska campus, Sheldon is closed the day of each home football game.

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