Self Recognition 3  by Marjorie Mikasen

Private Collection




Public Collections include:


Sheldon Museum of Art Permanent Collection

Avery Hall University of Nebraska-Lincoln


Durham Research Center II
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Sorrell Center
University of Nebraska Medical Center



Mauer Center for Public Health

University of Nebraska Medical Center

Self Recognition 2  by Marjorie Mikasen, pictured

featuring Mikasen:


Modern Arts Midtown
Represents Mikasen and established artists of the region who are exploring provocative subject matter in diverse mediums

An online scholarly resource, international forum and curatorial project. Read the 2005 Mikasen Interview with editor Julie Karabenick here







Marjorie Mikasen is an abstract, geometric, hard-edge acrylic painter working in Lincoln, Nebraska. She is the recipient of the Lincoln Mayors Arts Award for Artistic Achievement in the Visual Arts (2013) and an Individual Artist Fellowship Award (2007) from the Nebraska Arts Council. Her work has been featured in solo exhibitions in Nebraska and in over 100 group exhibitions in 21 states, Canada, the UK, and Hungary. Originally from Chicago, Mikasen is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of Minnesota, earning a B.A. degree in Studio Arts in 1981. She has worked as an artist in the Twin Cities and Denver before relocating to Lincoln in 1990.



Lincoln Mayor Chris Beutler with Marjorie Mikasen

at the Lincoln Arts Council Mayors Arts Awards in 2013



Marjorie Mikasen is co-author of two books with Mark Griep

The authors collaborate on historical projects involving the arts and sciences.


ReAction! Chemistry in the Movies
published in 2009 by Oxford University Press USA.


Joseph Maffre: Master of the Band
published in 2015 by Keepers Cottage Press


Both titles available at

Visit the Marjorie Mikasen Amazon Author Page


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