Smithsonian blog reviews “Dale Nichols: Transcending Regionalism”

Dale Nichols, End of the Hunt

ARTiculations, the Smithsonian’s art blog dedicated to giving an “impassioned view of what’s worth looking at,” recently reviewed the Dale Nichols show organized by the Bone Creek Museum of Agrarian Art. The show is currently on view at the Georgia Museum of Art before moving to the Montgomery Museum of Art March 17. Dr. Henry … Continue reading

Judith Cherry, Karen Kunc and Diana Woods featured in upcoming “Layers and Lines”

Judith Cherry, Yellow Drape

New work by a trio of our artists, Judith Cherry, Karen Kunc and Diana Woods, will be on view March 23rd through May 4th. An opening reception for the show, Layers and Lines, will be held on Friday, March 23rd from 6 to 8 p.m. Each of the women bring decidedly unique methods to the … Continue reading

“Variations and Contrasts” book now available

The “Variations and Contrasts” book is now available! The book features images and details of all the work included in Steven DeLair’s 2012 show. DeLair’s first Nebraska showing since 2001, “Variations and Contrasts” represents the artist’s recent exploration of new themes, mediums and styles. View the book. Read more about the show. “Variations and Contrasts” … Continue reading

Rockwell Kent & “Variations on Modernism”

Rockwell Kent, Greenland (Spring)

Among the first generation of American Modernist painters, Rockwell Kent’s work was strongly marked by his background as an architect and his plein air training. Through his work, he sought to give a creative response to the natural world that so captivated his imagination. Greenland (Spring) reflects this desire: monumental renderings of sky, mountains, and … Continue reading

Steven DeLair talks about “Variations & Contrasts”

DeLair, Beach Design

  Last week, local artist Steven DeLair invited us into his studio to talk about his new work and his evolution as an artist. His current show, “Variations & Contrasts,” is the result of 5 years of explorations, as Steven abandoned old techniques and ideas in favor of following new “creative impulses.” About the show, … Continue reading