Creighton University Lied Art Gallery, 24th and Cass St.
Reception September 26, 5-7p.m. thru November 4, FREE
Five Creighton University Visual Arts faculty exhibit alongside one of their former students (one of which is also a current CU art professor). The exhibit highlights the artists’ achievements and the importance of the arts in Jesuit higher education as the university inaugurate Timothy R. Lannon S.J. as its 24th president. Artists include renowned sculptor Littleton Alston and his former student, Angie Seykora. She is pursuing her MFA in sculpture at Edinboro Universiy of Pennsylvania. Painter Bob Bosco is showing alongside former student Halley Gallagher, a current artist-in-residence at the Paris Gibson Art Museum in Montana. Fr. Michael Flecky, S.J. exhibits his photographs beside former student Allen Norris, who owns a photography studio in Barcelona. Ceramicist professor Amy Nelson shows with former student and Omaha-based artist Joshua Hebbert. Drawing professor John Thien exhibits alongside former student (and current Creighton new media professor) Tim Guthrie, known for his video and installation work.