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  • Sheldon Museum of Art 1209 R Street Lincoln, NE, 68508 United States (map)
 Alice Neel,  John and Joey Priestly,  Oil on canvas, 1968

Alice Neel, John and Joey Priestly, Oil on canvas, 1968

What makes a family? Artists have long depicted the nuances of familial relationships. These objects—some autobiographical, others fictional—are drawn from Sheldon's collection to offer unique perspectives on marriage, parenthood, family life, and genealogy.

Earlier Event: August 4
Jason Piccoli: Archetype
Later Event: August 11
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