Calendar of Events

Our programing and affiliations continue to grow, furthering our mission for Nebraska and regional artists. Here are the many events at Gallery 1516 this year.


JAN 20

Opening “Nebraska 8 Invitational”

Reception on Sunday, January 20th — 4 to 7pm

Featuring the work of eight phenomenal artists associated with Nebraska: Mary Zicafoose, Christina Narwicz, Karen Kunc, Jacqueline Kluver, Gail Kendall, Sheila Hicks, Catherine Ferguson, and Wanda Ewing.


FEB 14

Valentine’s Day Event

Enjoy wine paired with chocolates by Tina Tweedy of Chocolate Abeille, live music by Olga Smola, poetry readings by Meredith Fuller, and the Nebraska 8 Invitational exhibition.

Thursday, February 14th — 7-9pm, $50 per ticket, limited seating available

Reservations must be made by Monday, February 11th. Email Patrick Drickey at patrick@gallery1516.org with your name and information.


MAR 2

Nebraska State Poet Celebration

Saturday, March 2nd — 6-9pm

Join us at this exclusive event honoring Matt Mason, the new Nebraska State Poet, in his hometown of Omaha. The event will include light refreshments and poetry readings.


MAR 3

G1516 Bagels & Sometimes Bach Music Series

Start of the Spring Session of our Sunday Music Series

UNO Music Students - Voice Area
Performance begins at 11:30 am

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MAR 10

G1516 Bagels & Sometimes Bach Music Series

Omaha Chamber Music Society
Performance begins at 11:30 am

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MAR 17

G1516 Bagels & Sometimes Bach Music Series

Opera Omaha
Performance begins at 11:30 am

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MAR 24

G1516 Bagels & Sometimes Bach Music Series

Ron Cooley - guitar, Darryl White - trumpet
Performance begins at 11:30 am

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MAR 31

G1516 Bagels & Sometimes Bach Music Series

William Wolcott - violin
Performance begins at 11:30 am

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APR 7

Special Sunday Brunch

Enjoy brunch, mimosas, and a piano performance by Lars Ericson
$25 admission, more details to come.


APR 14

Closing “Nebraska 8 Invitational”


APR 14

G1516 Bagels & Sometimes Bach Music Series

UNO Music Department Students
Performance begins at 11:30 am

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APR 21

EASTER SUNDAY — GALLERY CLOSED


APR 28

G1516 Bagels & Sometimes Bach Music Series

David Downing - cello
Performance begins at 11:30 am

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MAY 5

G1516 Bagels & Sometimes Bach Music Series

UNO Music Department Students
Performance begins at 11:30 am

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MAY 12

G1516 Bagels & Sometimes Bach Music Series

Omaha Chamber Music Society
Performance begins at 11:30 am

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MAY 16

Opening “2019 Nebraska Artist Biennial”

A juried exhibition featuring the work of Nebraska artists. All Nebraska artists are encouraged to apply.

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MAY 19

G1516 Bagels & Sometimes Bach Music Series

Final performance of our Spring Session

TBA
Performance begins at 11:30 am

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AUG 4

Closing “2019 Nebraska Artist Biennial”


AUG 25

Opening “3 From Nebraska: Kingman - Dunbier - Gilder”

Featuring the work of three 20th-century Nebraska artists: Eugene Kingman, Augustus Dunbier, and Robert Gilder.


OCT 13

Closing “3 From Nebraska: Kingman - Dunbier - Gilder”


OCT 24

Opening “MONA2Omaha: National Geographic Photographer Joel Sartore — PHOTOARK”

A collection of photographs by Joel Sartore from his groundbreaking project, the Photo Ark. The Photo Ark is an effort to document species before they disappear — and get people to care while there’s still time.


JAN 5

Closing “MONA2Omaha: National Geographic Photographer Joel Sartore — PHOTOARK”