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Sheldon Treasures

January 31, 2020 through December 23, 2020
  • Helen Frankenthaler, Red Frame.
  • Alexander Calder, Sumac II.
  • Hans Hofmann, The City.
  • Georgia O'Keeffe, New York, Night.
  • Joseph Stella, Battle of Lights, Coney Island.
  • Stuart Davis, Arch Hotel.
  • Norman Lewis, Untitled.
  • Barbara Hepworth, Small Form Resting.
  • Marguerite Thompson Zorach, Provincetown, Sunrise and Moonset.
  • Peter Blume, The White Factory.

Now in its sixth iteration, Sheldon Treasures continues to highlight of some of the museum’s most important and best known objects. Some of the artists represented in this reprise are: Peter Blume (1906–1992), Alexander Calder (1989–1976), Helen Frankenthaler (1928–2011), Norman Lewis (1909–1979), Georgia O’Keeffe (1887–1986) and Marguerite Thompson Zorach (1887–1968).

Sheldon Treasures is on view in the Roseann and Philip L. Perry Gallery, first floor.

Exhibition support is provided by Kristen and Geoff Cline, Dillon Foundation, Karen and Robert Duncan, Melanie and Jon Gross, Roseann and Phil Perry, Union Bank & Trust, Donna Woods and Jon Hinrichs, Nebraska Arts Council and Nebraska Cultural Endowment, and Sheldon Art Association.

Additional support is provided by Nebraska Department of Health & Human Services Community CARES Stabilization Grant, Humanities Nebraska and the National Endowment for the Humanities as part of the 2020 Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act, and Nebraska Arts Council CARES grant.