Marxhausen Gallery to Host Noah’s Ark at Concordia University, Nebraska

“Judgment and Grace: The Story of Noah from the Collection of Carl Rehwaldt” on display

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Seward, Neb. (PRWEB) September 18, 2012

Concordia University, Nebraska will host “Judgment and Grace: The Story of Noah from the Collection of Carl Rehwaldt” in the Marxhausen Gallery of Art. The exhibit will run Sept. 30 through Nov. 2, with an opening reception on Sunday, Oct. 7, from 1 to 4 p.m. and an exhibit talk at 2 p.m. in the gallery.

With more than 100 pieces of artwork, this collection by Rehwaldt includes paintings and prints, outsider and folk art, and three-dimensional objects. Features of the biblical story of Noah – rainbow, ark and animals gathered two by two – are represented through a number of different styles and artistic techniques.

In addition, the exhibit will feature more than a century’s worth of Sunday toys, a collection of Noah’s ark toys with examples from each decade spanning 1890 through 2000.

The exhibit is open to the public, free of charge. The Marxhausen Gallery is the on-campus exhibition space for Concordia and hosts a variety of exhibitions each year. It is located in Jesse Hall and is open Monday-Friday 11 a.m.-4 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday 1-4 p.m.

Concordia University, Nebraska, founded in 1894, is a fully accredited, coeducational university located in Seward, Neb. that currently serves over 2,200 students. Concordia offers more than 50 professional and liberal arts programs in an excellent academic and Christ-centered community that equips men and women for lives of learning, service and leadership in the church and world. For more information, visit cune.edu.


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