We like to think of the lichen as an experimental creative space. From the beginning, our vision was to have a place available for creative people and ideas to come together. We currently host exhibits, screen films, invite groups to meet, and use the lichen as a studio space. As a gallery we are non-commission and focus on artists creating work that doesn't fit into a commercial ethos including emerging artists in the community and those experimenting with a new body of work. the lichen aims to evolve and adapt to the needs of Lincoln's artistic community and we continue to look forward to the future.

A look at our latest newsletter…

In case you aren’t on our mailing list, here’s a peek at our latest news letter: Tuesday 28th, September 2010 Forced Progress: Eight Paintings in Four Weeks by Samuel B. Rapien begins Friday, Oct. 1st Forced Progress will see the lichen transition from an art gallery into an open studio for the month of October […]

We’re Finally Live!

Hey lichen fans! I know it’s been a long time coming, but we’ve finally got together a permanent site. There are still a few parts of the site under development, but hopefully we’ve worked out the kinks on the parts that we do have finished. If you happen to come across a bug as you’re […]