Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts-UNL

Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts-UNL

Morrissey Engineering was retained to provide design and specification of audio visual systems including televisions, projectors, input sources, switching electronics, cabling, control interface, sound reinforcement, immersive audio, and video wall(s) for the dance studios and media arts spaces.



Designed to accommodate tomorrow’s technology, flexibility is taken to a new level in this facility. Virtual classrooms, mobile instructional spaces, and PoE speakers allow for the ultimate in adaptability. Design and installation occurred on an extremely tight timeline.

  • Two 16’x9’ LED direct view video walls
  • Dance studios (high-end audio system)
  • Conference spaces 
  • Adaptable / scalable huddle spaces and classrooms 
  • Large assembly / exhibition space
  • Small assembly / open study spaces
  • Computer lab
  • Student studio
  • Large, openly-configurable learning space




Lincoln, Nebraska

Square Footage

52,000 SF

Completion Date

August 2019