Spotlight On: Leonard Thiessen July 26 – October 27, 2019
Leonard Thiessen, most remembered as an art critic for the Omaha World-Herald and the first director of the Nebraska Arts Council, left a lasting impact on Nebraska’s art scene. Spotlight On: Leonard Thiessen
showcases many of his seldom-seen works in MONA’s collection. From
paintings to prints, drawings to experimental artistic musings, the
Museum of Nebraska Art has over 100 pieces by the artist in addition to
an extensive archive of his papers and ephemera.