Book Club

NAA Membership: Book Club

Announcing the new...

Sheldon Art Association Members Book Club

Join us for insightful discussions of books about art, artists, and intrigue in the art world. The club–exclusively for Sheldon members–will meet in the Olga Nielson Sheldon Board Room. Members receive a 10% discount on books purchased at the Museum Store!

For more information contact Jennifer at 402-472-1454 or jcantrell at

Future meetings:

Books and dates subject to change.

Friday, November 20 at 4 p.m., The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd

Friday, January 8 at 4 p.m., Mark Rothko: Toward the Light in the Chapel by Annie Cohen-Solal

Friday, March 4 at 4 p.m., Cascade by Maryanne O'Hara

Past Books:

An Object of Beauty by Steve Martin
Provenance: How a Con Man and a Forger Rewrote the History of Modern Art by Laney Salisbury and Aly Sujo
A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan
Lee Krasner: A Biography by Gail Levin
Priceless: How I went undercover to rescue the world's stolen treasures by Robert Wittman.
Andy Warhol, 1928-1987: Commerce Into Art by Klaus Honnef
Screens: Viewing Media Installation Art by Kate Mondloch
The Passion of Artemisia by Susan Vreeland
Color: a natural history of the palette by Victoria Finlay
Sacre Bleu: A Comedy d’art by Christopher Moore
Ansel Adams: An Autobiography
What Are You Looking At?: The Surprising, Shocking, and Sometimes Strange Story of 150 Years of Modern Art by Will Gompertz
The Philip Johnson Tapes: Interviews by Robert A. M. Stern
The Home Place by Wright Morris
Shouting in the Dark by John Bramblitt
Surrealism by Mary Ann Caws or Surrealism by Cathrin Klingsohr-Leroy
Mary Coin by Marisa Silver
Bad Boy by Eric Fischl
Lydia Cassatt Reading the Morning Paper by Harriet Scott Chessman
Strapless by Deborah Davis
Still Life with Oysters by Mark Doty
The Fountain of St. James Court, or Portrait of the Artist as an Old Woman by Sena Jeter Naslund
The Blazing World by Siri Hustvedt
Song of the Lark by Willa Cather
33 Artists in 3 Acts by Sarah Thornton
Just My Type by Simon Garfield.