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Demolition Man

Jarrod Beck knows how to make his exhibit look so disguised yet powerful one might confuse it for a construction site upon entering the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts. Strike Slip is a series of manual installations that stretch across two entire galleries in the Bemis. The project began May 16 and will continue through […]

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Animal Magnetism

“How are you able to form these vessels so that they possess such convincing beauty?’ “Oh,” answers the potter, “you are looking at the mere outward shape. What I am forming lies within. I am interested only in what remains after the pot has been broken.” Centering in Pottery, Poetry, and the Person – Mary […]

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Demo Graphics

An artistic license can take one to strange places. There are no boundaries to one’s imagination, passion and freedom if a bonafide card carrying member of the profession. Just ask Omaha artist Watie White what drew him to an abandoned inner city home on the North side, and his answer falls easily under the umbrella […]