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Gwendolyn Lopez

Gwendolyn Lopez

Director of Education
Profile Location
Lincoln , NE


Gwendolyn received her master's degree in Art History and Museum Studies from the University of Denver and has a bachelor's degree in Art from Nebraska Wesleyan University. She volunteered at the LUX for over five years prior to moving to Denver in 2014. Since then, Gwendolyn has worked in several cultural institutions such as the Denver Art Museum, Clyfford Still Museum and the Arvada Center for the Arts in Colorado where she supervised and trained teachers, interns, and volunteers for summer camps, field trips and tours. She returned to Lincoln at the end of 2019 and rejoined the LUX as a Ceramics Fellow until May of 2021 when she was hired on as the Director of Education. Gwendolyn brings new and creative ideas that stem from her experience in a variety of organizations ranging from a staff of 10 to over 500.

Gwendolyn says, “I am very excited to bring my skills and past experiences to the LUX Center. I believe that art should be accessible to all and strive to offer programming that creates a welcoming environment for everyone in our community!”


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