Nebraska Authors

Robert Starck

Born 1945 Lincoln, NE (USA)

In 1975, Stark, along with Lynn Dance, conceived the project of documenting Nebraska people, landscapes and architecture for the American Centennial celebration. The work resulted in a March 1976 show at the Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery in Lincoln and an exhibition book distributed by the University of Nebraska Press. Sheldon Director Norman Geske served as director of the Nebraska Photographic Documentary Project. Arthur Rothstein and Wright Morris wrote introductions for the book.

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction
  • Visual Work


Photography--Nebraska Subjects




Nebraska Photographic Documentary Project. 1977. (Introductions by Arthur Rothstein and Wright Morris)

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