Littleton Alston, MFA
Littleton Alston, MFA

Littleton Alston, MFA

College of Arts and Sciences


  • Sculpture

Academic Appointments


  • Fine & Performing Arts


  • Professor

Teaching Activity

  • Art 153 3 D Foundations
  • Art 154 Figure Sculpture 1
  • Art 254 Figure Sculpture II


M.F.A. Rinehart Graduate School of Sculpture
The Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, MD, 1983.
B.F.A. Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts,
Richmond, VA, 1981.
H.S. Duke Ellington School for the Arts, Washington DC, 1977.

Publications and Presentations


  • ‘Hannibal’ one person exhibition, Lied Art Gallery, Omaha, NE, 2015
  • RNG Gallery Omaha Arts Awards Nominee group exhibition, Council Bluffs, IA, 2015
  • ‘Flame’, 16 ft. Cast Stainless steel abstract sculpture (in progress) Heider College of Business Creighton University, Omaha, NE, 2014
  • Saint Ignatius small sculptures Development Office Creighton University, Omaha, NE, 2014
  • ‘Baseball Legend Bob Gibson’ (8’ bronze figure) Werner Park/ Omaha Storm Chasers Sarpy Sports Commission, Papillion, NE, 2013
  • Modern Arts Midtown group exhibition, Omaha, NE, 2013
  • The Flame Sculpture dedication in front of the Harper Center. Bob Gibson Baseball Statue was dedicated in front of Werner Park
  • 2011 Spirit of Jesuit Education, 12 ft. Stainless steel abstract sculpture Central Mall, Creighton University, Omaha, NE
  • 2011 Washington Towne Centre, ‘Tree of Life’ outdoor Sculpture installation, Robbinsville, NJ
  • 2011 Lied Art Gallery, Creighton University Faculty Exhibition, Omaha, NE
  • 2011 North Omaha Art Tour Exhibition, Omaha, NE
  • World Food Prize Foundation, Des Moines, IA Elaine Estes, 4 ft. bronze bust 2011 World Food Prize Foundation, Des Moines, IA John Crystal, ft. bronze bust
  • 2010 Hunter Memorial Sculpture (life size bronze sculpture of Thomas Hunter) Creighton University Cardiac Center, Omaha NE
  • 2010 Governor Robert Ray of Iowa (4 ft. bronze bust) World Food Prize Foundation, Des Moines, IA
  • 2009 Charles E. Bessey Memorial Bust (4 ft. bronze) Nebraska Hall of Fame, State Capitol Building, Lincoln, NE
  • 2008 George Washington Carver (4 ft bronze bust) World Food Prize Foundation, Des Moines, IA

Research and Scholarship

Research and Scholarship Interests

  • Figure Sculpture , Artistic Anatomy, Drawing

Current Research Projects

  • 10 ft Ignatius bronze figure for the Cloisters at the Platte. (In progress) Bronze portrait of Father Schlegel (to be unveiled at the Schlegel Center for Peace and Justice in September 2017)