MEDICI exhibition opens Nov. 4; fund-raiser is Nov. 17

Marcia Beth Goldenstein, "Knife River."
Marcia Beth Goldenstein, "Knife River."

The annual MEDICI exhibition will be on display Nov. 4-17 at the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery in Richards Hall, culminating in their annual fund-raiser Nov. 17.

The exhibition previews the works available for the art sale and silent auction at the fund-raising event. Art by Nebraska-educated and supporting artists will be sold to purchase new equipment and improve facilities in the School of Art, Art History & Design.

MEDICI is a friends group that supports the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s School of Art, Art History & Design. Since its inception more than 20 years ago, MEDICI has raised more than $200,000 for the School, which has been used to bring visiting scholars to the campus and to purchase kilns, presses, papermaking equipment and other amenities that contribute to first-rate art educational offerings for UNL students.

The MEDICI fund-raising event is Thursday, Nov. 17 from 6:30-9 p.m. in the gallery. The event includes a $100 art sale and silent auction. The ticket price includes free drinks, appetizers and desserts catered by Yes Chef!

Tickets to the event are $50 per person and can be purchased the night of the event or in advance from the School of Art, Art History & Design’s offices in 120 Richards Hall or call (402) 472-5522.

Gallery hours for the exhibition are Monday-Friday, 12:30-4:30 p.m. The gallery is located on the first floor of Richards Hall, which is located at Stadium Drive and T sts. on the UNL city campus. Admission to the gallery for exhibitions is free and open to the public.

To view the list of participating artists, visit

For more information, call the School of Art, Art History & Design at (402) 472-5522 or visit