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.
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.
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 email@example.com with your name and information.
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.
Special Sunday Brunch
Enjoy brunch, mimosas, and a piano performance by Lars Ericson
$25 admission, more details to come.
Closing “Nebraska 8 Invitational”
EASTER SUNDAY — GALLERY CLOSED
Closing “2019 Nebraska Artist Biennial”
Opening “3 From Nebraska: Kingman - Dunbier - Gilder”
Featuring the work of three 20th-century Nebraska artists: Eugene Kingman, Augustus Dunbier, and Robert Gilder.
Closing “3 From Nebraska: Kingman - Dunbier - Gilder”
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.