Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery

Agency
Agency name: 
Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery
Address: 
12 "R" Street
City: 
Lincoln
State: 
Nebraska
Zip: 
68588-0300
Phone: 
402-472-2461
Fax: 
402-472-4258
Mission: 

*Emphasis on American art of the 20th century. Special exhibits and events. Campus-wide Sculpture Garden with 34 key examples of sculpture by American artists. Guided tours by arrangement.

Contact
Contact name: 
Monica Babcock
Phone: 
(402) 472-2463
Available projects
Projects: 

Museum Store volunteer -- persons will not only be responsible for taking payment of goods, assisting with inventory, and maintaining store displays, but are also a vital source of information for the visitor. Cashiers need to be responsible in handling money, have good customer relations and have a basic knowledge of the art in the museum, or where they can find more information. Docent -- A docent is an educated member of staff who is trained to give tours and provide information about all the featured artworks on exhibit in the museum and Sculpture Garden.

Length of commitment: 
Year round
Training orientation: 
Extensive for docents