Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts Presents“Room & Board: 15 Years of the Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts”

On view August 15th through September 23rd, 2016 Public Receptions Thursday, September 15th, 5 to 7 p.m. and Saturday, September 17th, 3-5 p.m.

The Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts presents an exhibition celebrating 15 years as a residency program.  Room & Board, 15 Years of the Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, celebrates the history and continued growth of KHN’s residency program, which provides exceptional emerging and professional artists, writers, and composers with space and uninterrupted time to pursue creative work in Nebraska City.  Room & Board honors the relationship between our vibrant residency and the many individuals who have shaped the success of this program, featuring artworks by past and present KHN directors and advisory board members. Participating artists are Denise Brady, Jenni Brant, Santiago Cal, Gary Day, Pat Friedli, Kathy Puzey, Joe Ruffo, Amanda Smith, and Elizabeth Stehling. In addition to the gallery exhibition, works by former resident artists will be on display throughout our building.

The exhibition opens Monday, August 15th and continues through September 23rd, 2016.  A reception, with remarks from our Kimmel Foundation President, will be held Thursday September 15th, 5-7 p.m., which coincides with our Third Thursday Open Studio event. The KHN gallery will also be open for view and refreshments on Saturday, September 17th, 3-5 pm, following Nebraska City’s Apple Jack Festival parade.

The Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts is located at 801 Third Corso in Nebraska City and is regularly open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m and for special events.  Both the exhibit and the reception are free, handicapped accessible, and open to the public of all ages.  KHN is a program of the Richard P. Kimmel and Laurine Kimmel Charitable Foundation, Inc.

For more information, call 402-874-9600 or visit

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Starting Monday, August 15th, 2016, repeats every day until Friday, September 23, 2016 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm