McCook Community College Art Instructor Rick
Johnson has announced the fall schedule for exhibitions in the Wrightstone Fine
Art Gallery on campus.
Now through Oct. 1, the gallery is featuring
works from the Nebraska Art Teacher’s Association (NATA). This year’s theme is
“Connections By Design.” The group’s conference will be held in McCook Sept.
This exhibition is open to all current and
retired art educators who live or work in Nebraska. Art Education students who
are members of a NATA student chapter are also eligible to submit work. NATA
encourages all art educators who teach or have taught at K-12 public, private
and home schools, faculty from colleges and universities, and educators from
An opening reception is set for Friday. The
awards ceremony is Oct. 1 from 3-4 p.m., when the exhibition closes.
In October, Johnson is bringing “Focus On
Art Elements,” an exhibition on loan from the Museum of Nebraska Art. That
exhibit will be up Oct. 3-Oct. 28
In November, “Compare And Contrast” comes to
the Wrightstone – another traveling exhibit on loan from the Nebraska Museum of
Nebraska Art. It runs Nov. 1-Dec. 9.
The Wrightstone Gallery is
open from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through
Friday and until 9 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays.