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Lincoln offers a wide range of events from live concerts, food festivals, and sports to museums, art exhibits, and family fun. Use Lincoln’s event calendar to find the perfect activity for your time in Lincoln. 

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02/27/2021

Abstract Design in American Quilts at 50: Journey to Japan

In 1975-1976, expanded versions of the Whitney Museum of American Art’s Abstract Design in American Quilts traveled to T...

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Venue: International Quilt Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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02/27/2021

Avian Observations: Great Plains Birds in Art

Avian Observations: Great Plains Birds in Art Lower-level gallery January 19–May 8, 2021 Avian Observations highlig...

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Venue: Great Plains Art Museum
Location: 1155 Q Street
Phone: (402) 472-6220
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02/27/2021

Bold Statements

In this second annual collaboration with Lincoln’s NAACP Youth Council, the International Quilt Museum is featuring a vi...

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Venue: International Quilt Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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02/27/2021

Classic Amish Quilts

Amish quilts captured the interest of New York art dealers and collectors in the early 1970s because of their similariti...

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Venue: International Quilt Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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02/27/2021

Cloth Constructions

Cloth Constructions “Make it new.” Ezra Pound In this digital age, to make art by hand has gained fresh meaning. Now ...

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Venue: International Quilt Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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02/27/2021

Evicted and Nebraska's Housing Stories

Watch this short video of the new two-part exhibit Evicted and Nebraska Housing Stories at the Nebraska History Museum. ...

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Venue: Nebraska History Museum
Location: 131 Centennial Mall North
Phone: (402) 326-6893
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02/27/2021

"Love is in the Air" Art Show by Noyes Gallery

"Love is in the Air" Art Show by Noyes Gallery February 7 - 28 | State Office Building, 301 Centennial Mall View artw...

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Venue: State Office Building
Location: 301 Centennial Mall
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02/27/2021

LUX Center for the Arts presents Ravel

Ravel is word that can be both verb and noun. As a noun, ravel means a tangle, cluster or knot, which can include a qual...

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Venue: LUX Center for the Arts
Location: 2601 N 48th St.
Website: luxcenter.org
Phone: (402) 466-8692
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02/27/2021

LUX Center for the Arts presents Screenings

The Lux Print Gallery winter exhibition focuses on prints called either silk screens or serigraphs. This type of artists...

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Venue: LUX Center for the Arts
Location: 2601 N 48th St.
Website: luxcenter.org
Phone: (402) 466-8692
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02/27/2021

Nancy Crow Drawings: Monoprints and Riffs

DRAWINGS: MONOPRINTS and RIFFS showcases two types of contemporary quiltmaking created by artist Nancy Crow in the perio...

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Venue: International Quilt Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549