Littleton Alston, MFA

Littleton Alston, MFA

Littleton Alston

402-280-2428
alstonsc@creighton.edu

Biography

Littleton Alston maintains a sculpture studio in Omaha, where he is also Associate Professor of Sculpture at Creighton University. His sculptures are included in public and private collections throughout the country, and his work has been exhibited nationally and internationally. His artwork ranges from figurative bronze sculptures to stainless steel abstract works and most recently to large metal and assembled helmets sculptures. Some of his recent public art commissions include sculptures for the Heider College of Business at Creighton University in Omaha, Werner Park in Papillion, Dreamland Park and Martin Luther King, Jr. Plaza in Omaha, the Nebraska State Capitol in Lincoln and the World Food Prize Foundation Headquarters in Des Moines, Iowa. Littleton designed theatre sets for plays by Constance Congdon staged at the 2012 and 2013 Great Plains Theatre Conferences in Omaha.  Littleton has been an artist in residence at the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, the Martine Vaugel Studio in France, and most recently, at the International School of Drawing, Painting and Sculpture in Montecastello di Vibio, Italy. He holds a B.F.A. from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia and an M.F.A. from the Maryland Institute College of Artís Rinehart Graduate School of Sculpture in Baltimore.