Photo by Daniel Mirer, danielmirer.com.
The Naked Museum
Date(s): May through June 2013A return of the muses to the museum. Poetry, music, drama, history, dance, and a later muse, performance art.
Celebrate the home of the muses, the site of inspiration, and the beauty of place that is the Sheldon Museum of Art.
To focus on Sheldon's Philip Johnsondesigned building during the commemoration of its 50th anniversary, all artwork has been removed from the galleries and Great Hall.
Guidebooks created by students in the UNL College of Architecture will be available for self-paced tours of the museum's architectural details.
The Naked Museum
by Brian Reetz, L Magazine
Sheldon Museum gets 'naked'
Lincoln Journal Star
Sheldon becomes "The Naked Museum"
by L. Kent Wolgamott, Lincoln Journal Star
Fifty Has Seldom Looked So Good Bared
by Willard Spiegelman, The Wall Street Journal
Sheldon Museum strips naked to display its architectural bones
by Sarah Baker Hansen, Omaha World-Herald
First Friday Opening of The Naked Museum
Friday, May 3 57 p.m.
Sundays, May 526 and June 930 1:302:30 p.m.
A Very Deep Saxophone And A Very Long Guitar
Tuesday, May 7 7 p.m.
Young Musician Lunchtime Concert Series
Wednesdays, May 829 and June 526 12:15 p.m.
Thursdays, May 930 and June 627 121 p.m.
Meditation led by Yoga Body and Balance
Thursday, May 9 67 p.m.
NET Radio's Friday Live Arts Magazine Live Broadcast
Friday, May 10 8:4510 a.m.
A Conversation about Philip Johnson
Friday, May 10 5:30 p.m.
Troika Strata: One Play, Three Views
May 14, 21, and 28 6:30 p.m.
Outdoor Yoga led by Yoga Body and Balance
Thursday, May 16 67 p.m.
Museum Tour led by Bitzalel Friedemann
Friday, May 17 78 p.m.
Open Rehearsal of Temporal Sculpture
Saturday, May 18 24:30 p.m.
"The Figure" Class Observation
May 20June 7 10 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Kinection: Connecting Modern Art with Modern Technology
May 20June 23 various dates and times
Partners Yoga led by Yoga Body and Balance
Thursday, May 23 67 p.m.
Paul Barnes Piano Recital
Thursday, May 23 7:30 p.m.
May 2425 TBA
Museum Tour with Betsey Geffen
Saturday, May 25 23 p.m.
Descriptive Poetry Workshop
Tuesday, May 28 10 a.m.1 p.m.
Sunset Yoga led by Yoga Body and Balance
Thursday, May 30 89 p.m.
The Naked Museum Party
Saturday, June 1 7 p.m.
First Friday Opening of The Marketplace of Community Values
Friday, June 7 57 p.m.
Sunday, June 9 14 p.m.
Say Something: The Lincoln Dialogue Project
Saturday, June 15 13 p.m.
Location: Sheldon Museum of Art