Exhibition dates: January 25 – March 4, 2016
Opening reception: Friday, January 29, 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Public viewing: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
The Nebraska Arts Council will host an opening reception for Mass In: Byron Anway and Jordon Buschur on Friday, January 29, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. in the Fred Simon Gallery. The exhibition will be on display through March 4, 2016. The Lincoln-based artists will be showing collaborative small oil paintings, as well as individual work. The exhibition is loosely themed around density and the chaos/organization dichotomy.
About the artists:
Byron Anway is a painter, teacher and musician living and working in Lincoln, Nebraska. He was recently featured in Art Seen: A Juried Exhibition of Artists from Omaha to Lincoln at the Joslyn Art Museum. He received his MFA from the University of Nebraska – Lincoln in Studio Art and a BA from Luther College in Art and Education. To view a portfolio of Anway’s work, visit www.byronanwayart.com.
Jordan Buschur is an artist, educator and curator. She received an MFA from Brooklyn College, the City University of New York. Her work has been shown internationally, including exhibitions with Thierry Goldberg Gallery in New York, Tiger Strikes Asteroid in Brooklyn, Vox Populi in Philadelphia and the Toledo Museum of Art. She was a community teaching resident at the Bemis Center in Omaha and Sheldon Museum of Art in Lincoln, and completed additional residencies at Chashama North, Pine Plains, New York, Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, Nebraska City, Nebraska, and Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont. Recent awards include the Kimmel Foundation Emerging Artist Award and the Charles Shaw Painting Award. Her artwork has been featured on The Jealous Curator, Anthology Magazine and Fresh Paint Magazine. She has curated exhibitions at Cuchifritos Gallery and Spring/Break Art Show, both in New York. Buschur is director of the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln and Prescott Gallery. To view more of her paintings, visit www.jordanbuschur.com.