Visual Art Pick

Darger HQ’s upcoming offering, actor setting figure ground, features the work of two artists preferring industrial and domestic building materials in the service of figurative abstraction and poetic expression. more

Oct 10, 2016 8:00 AM Art

Often clashing eastern and western perspectives on the roles and images of women collide in the artwork of Hayv Kahraman, whose solo show opens in Joslyn Art Museum’s Riley CAP Gallery on October 8. more

Oct 3, 2016 8:00 AM Art

Gallery 1516 follows on its recent celebrations of longtime Nebraska artists with an exhibition of distinguished veteran painter Allan Tubach, who will show in tandem with daughter Lisa Tubach, also accomplished with brush and canvas. Tubach + Tubach more

Oct 3, 2016 8:00 AM Art

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Denise Brady at the UNO Art Gallery

Oct 1, 2016 2:19 PM Art

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Painting by Thomas Jewell Vitale

Oct 1, 2016 1:00 PM Art

Landmark - Chimney Rock

Aaron Holz

Oct 1, 2016 7:00 AM Art

Oct 1, 2016 7:00 AM Art

Still-life photographer Alexander Bonham-Carter uses his lens as a window to the past as well as the present, reminding us we are the product of what we collect and consume. The Moving Gallery will exhibit the photographer in his first sol... more

Sep 20, 2016 10:18 AM Arts

Science fiction (The Martian), science myth (Star Wars Epic) and science fantasy (The Avengers) continue to capture the imagination of filmgoers regardless of age group or point of view. The genre and its subtext live on. But the world of ... more

Sep 7, 2016 8:14 AM Arts

One adage in defense of art is “beauty is in the eye of the beholder,” but when the eye is prompting the art, what happens? The Nebraska Arts Council ventured to answer this question with its first exhibit featuring a curator rather than a... more

Aug 31, 2016 12:15 PM Arts

In early chemistry “Mysterium” was what alchemists called any of various unknown elements thought to make up existing forms of matter. While this term has since gone on to live more in the gaming world, this old definition seems perfect for... more

Aug 31, 2016 8:07 AM Arts

Six artists share work inspired by their travel in Hot Shops newest exhibition, Pura Vida: Impressions of Costa Rica, Sept. 1-25, with an opening Sept. 9, from 6-9 pm.   The exhibit showcases the work of five local artists and one Costa Ri... more

Aug 30, 2016 1:00 PM Arts

On August 13, Darger HQ will host a warm welcome for some cool commentators with the opening of its latest artistic pairing, pas gentil, featuring the work of Kim Darling and Jean-François Leboeuf. As indicated by the show’s title pas gent... more

Aug 8, 2016 8:44 AM Arts

It’s no surprise to see that artist, instructor and writer Eddith Buis has amassed as many friends as she has.  As a 39-year veteran art teacher for Omaha Public Schools and Metropolitan Community College and a longtime artist, Buis has be... more

Aug 1, 2016 8:17 AM Arts

Sora Kimberlain’s sculptures are not only inspired by the human form, but their creation is attached to a very personal history.  Each piece of stone is carefully selected from the quarry of its origin and then studied to determine the for... more

Aug 1, 2016 8:09 AM Arts

The Michael Phipps Gallery in downtown’s W. Dale Clark Library is currently featuring Sense of Home, the solo exhibition of Katie Temple, which continues till Aug. 28. Curated by Alex Priest, the exhibition combines multiple iterations and... more

Jul 25, 2016 3:03 PM Arts

You might need your shades to view the vivid bright paintings of Kansas artist Jane Booth, now on view at Anderson O’Brien Fine Art through August 12. Her preference for saturated color poured and stained into unprimed canvases results in ... more

Jul 25, 2016 8:45 AM Arts

Print artist Stephanie Purcell will bring her love of the Missouri River to the Fred Simon Gallery  in her self-titled solo show which runs from July 11-August 19.  Sponsored by the Nebraska Arts Council, the exhibition will host an opening... more

Jul 7, 2016 11:53 AM Arts

Connect Gallery’s July exhibit will feature two very different visions from emerging artist Julie Verebely and the more established artist Barbara Howery. The exhibit runs July 6-16 with an opening reception on the 8th from 5-9pm. Photogra... more

Jul 5, 2016 12:57 PM Arts

The artists’ muse has always been stuff of legend -- mythical, beautiful, fashionable -- but the muse in Christopher Vaughn Couse’s life is the four-legged function of the chair. From an inspirational encounter during a college photo assig... more

Jun 27, 2016 11:11 AM Arts