Sheldon Museum of Art

University of Nebraska–Lincoln
Lincoln, NE 68588- Map It
Phone: (402) 472-2461

AAA Editor Notes

Sheldon Museum of Art is at 12th and R sts. on the campus of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. A collection of international distinction with strengths in American art is housed in a building designed by noted architect Philip Johnson. Constantin Brancusi, Alexander Calder, Edward Hopper, Lee Krasner, Georgia O'Keeffe and Mark Rothko are among the artists represented in the museum's 12,000-piece collection, which highlights both historic and new trends in contemporary art. A campus-wide sculpture garden contains nearly 30 pieces by 20th- and 21st-century artists.
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10-5 (also Thurs.-Fri. 5-8), Sun. noon-5. Closed major holidays and July 31-Aug. 10. Allow 30 minutes minimum.