Pick: bare: NAKED TRUTH

Sept. 29 bare: NAKED TRUTH Artists Cooperative Gallery,  405 S. 11th St. Closing reception 6-9pm; exhibit runs thru Sept. 30 Artistsco-opgalery.com For the last year, artists Travis Apel, Lori Elliott-Barlte and Dar Vande Voort have been creating work on the theme of the nude figure. The result, bare: NAKED TRUTH, is atypical for the gallery […]

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Joslyn completes Maximilan journals…Verbal Gumbo 1st anny…

Joslyn Art Museum announced the completion of their multiyear project translating the Old German journals of Prince Maximilian of Wied (explorer of the interior of North America in the early 1830s with Swiss artist Karl Bodmer). To celebrate the project that has received international interest due to the significance of the historical documents, the Museum […]

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Pick: Elements and Principles: Works on Clay and Paper

Sept. 14 Elements and Principles: Works on Clay and Paper RNG Gallery, 157 W. Broadway, Council Bluffs 7-10pm reception, exhibit thru Oct. 7, FREE 712.256.4140, dixiequicks.com James Freeman is known for his exploration with various two-dimensional media to create dreamlike figures. For this show the currently Omaha-based artist is exhibiting surreal figurative drawings in graphite, […]

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MCC Gallery visiting artists show…Oakley rides New BLK…

Metropolitan Community College Elkhorn Gallery of Art hosts visiting artists Lauren Was and Adam Eckstrom for an exhibit opening of their work in “Ghost of a Dream” and public artist lecture Sept. 12. The Massachussetts based collaborators create sculpture and installations that “embody the essence of opulence while being constructed of materials that typically end […]

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Exchanging Glances

Viewers might recognize painter Rebecca Herskovitz’ expressive and large images of women reclaimed from contemporary magazines in her one-night-only solo exhibit, “looking at you looking at me,” at Hoover Studios September 7. Herskovitz’ exhibit is the second in the recently opened studio by Omaha based artist Bill Hoover in the Mastercraft Building. The artists met […]

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Pick: Fresh Gunk: New Work by Colin C. Smith

Fresh Gunk: New Work by Colin C. Smith September 7 Modern Arts Midtown, 3615 Dodge St. Reception 6-8pm, exhibition thru Sept. 30 Modernartsmidtown.com, 502.8737 “Fresh Gunk” introduces viewers with Colin Smith’s recently produced brightly colored graphic paintings and sculptures on display thru September at Modern Arts Midtown. His challenging, spatial works are known for their […]

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Conversations on a Bus exhibit…Benson nude mud wrestling…

“Conversations on a Bus” peaks Sept. 7 at its public gallery opening at Omaha Metro Headquarters, 2222 Cuming St. Photographers Hooton Images brought this photo essay and interview project to fruition with curating aid from poet Sarah McKinstry-Brown and support from Omaha Creative Institute, Nebraska Humanities Council and Nebraska Arts Council. The show features 20 […]

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