Governor’s Residence art…Caesium Gallery opens…

Painter Ashley Spitsnogle is exhibiting fourteen of her Italian-inspired paintings and drawings in the Governor’s Residence in Lincoln thru September 24.  The Residence opens the gallery in the Convention Room Thursdays, 1-4pm and by appointment. The Omaha-based artist is hosting a reception August 29, 5-6pm. Reservations resquited ashley.spitsnogle@gmail.com. ashleyspitsnogle.com. Omaha based artists Derek Courtney and […]

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Pick: ARC: The Exhibit

Pick: ARC: The Exhibit September 1 Nosh Wine Lounge, 1006 Dodge St. 8pm-close noshwine.com As part of Omaha Creative Week, new artist Gary Kudym unveils his acrylic paintings of butterflies that helped him metamorphosize his life. “ARC,” the title psyedynym stands for “Affirmation, Reinvention and Creation,” the three main inspirations of the series which is […]

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Animal Magnetism

Candy canes eating fish bones, bloody cocktails dancing, pink cauliflower engulfing a black bird…you want to keep looking, figure out the story, solve the puzzle, but in the gaping abstract expressionist paintings of Kim Reid Kuhn, the solution is in the search. In Sophisticated Beasts at RNG Gallery through September 2, Kuhn’s eleven mostly large, […]

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Bart Vargas featured in Santorini…UNL’s new gallery…

Council Bluffs based artist Bart Vargas has two pieces featured in The Biennale of Santorini, an international cultural festival on the island off of Greece promoting emerging and established artists that work on the borders between art disciplines. With themes of “Past, Memory, History and Nostalgia,” the five multi-media established artist-jurors selected Vargas’ “ Childhood’s […]

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Pick: The Uncool Movement Presents: Goodbye Erick Uncool (Going Away Show)

August 16 The Uncool Movement Presents: Goodbye Erick Uncool (Going Away Show) The Sandbox, 2406 Leavenworth St. 8pm-1am, $5 facebook.com/savetheuncool Nephew to internationally recognized surreal multi-media artist Ekundayo (Dayo), Erick “Uncool” has become known in his own right via his graffiti-inspired expressionist paintings and mixed media work and his high-energy, inclusive arts events. The LA […]

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‘Log Lines’

When you walk up to the windows of Peerless Gallery, it’s as though you’re looking at a framed piece of art. Upon entering, you engage Heidi Bartlett’s canvas. Bartlett, a Nebraska-bred mixed media artist crafted Peerless Gallery into Log Lines via wood, cut paper, deer hide and feathers. About a dozen tree logs line the […]

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