<<<August 2014>>>
Event Categories

Print Calendar
Calendar Seperator
Today - Thursday, August 21
New on View: Mark di Suvero & James Nares
10:30–11:30 am
Third Thursday Art Encounters offers docent-guided tours of Joslyn's collections and special exhibitions on the third Thursday of each month, beginning at 10:30 am.

Volunteer Appreciation Reception
(private event, by invitation only)
5:30-8 pm
This evening we celebrate the dedicated volunteers who welcome visitors to Joslyn and provide support in the Museum Shop, EdTech Gallery, and Membership department. Sponsored by Lamson, Dugan & Murray, LLP
Public Tour
Docent Choice
6:30-7:30 PM
Be surprised by experiencing works of art in new and exciting ways. Come and see what Joslyn Docents have in store for you today! Whether it’s Asia, the Renaissance, or the American West, every tour is bound to please.

Tours meet in Atrium
Saturday, August 23
Saturday Surprise
Pop Goes the Art
Public Tour
Yellowstone and the West: The Chromolithographs of Thomas Moran
10:30-11:30 AM
Enjoy a Docent Guided Tour of this magnificent Collection. Along with the chromolithograph portfolio. This exhibition brings together examples of Thomas Moran sources, including drawings and watercolor sketches made in the field, finished watercolors produced upon return to his studio.

Tours meet in Atrium
Sunday, August 24
10:30 – 11:30 am
Join us every Sunday during the months of August and September for hour-long yoga sessions in Joslyn's sculpture garden. Instructors from Omaha Yoga & Bodywork Center will guide you through basic poses to help strengthen, lengthen, and center your mind.
Public Tour
Women & Art
1:00-2:00 PM
Come to enjoy Joslyn’s collection of art created by women noting their role, influence, and significance in the art world.

Tours meet in Atrium
Program begins at 2:00 PM in Joslyn's Abbott Lecture Hall
Join us the final weekend of Yellowstone and the West to hear from Joni L. Kinsey, noted art historian author of Thomas Moran's West: Chromolithography, High Art, and Popular Taste. Program is free to the public.

Wednesday, August 27
Public Tour
Highlights of the American Collection
1:00-2:00 PM
Experience a wonderful tour of Joslyn's American Art Galleries. The collection includes Colonial-era portraits and notable examples of early American furniture, as well as sculpture and decorative arts from the eighteenth through twentieth centuries complement our installations.

Tours meet in Atrium