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Sep 13, 2017 12:00 AM Art

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All photos in this story by Debra Kaplan

May 29, 2017 8:00 AM Art

Jan 9, 2017 8:00 AM

Though Omaha is not known nationally for its architecture or built environment, new construction on both fronts appear to be booming, especially within the I480 corridor. Consider such recent developments as The Corvina, Hyatt Place, The Hi... more

Aug 1, 2016 8:35 AM Arts

In 2011 pop star Rihanna released the international chart topper “S&M”. This sexually suggestive song about bondage informs the listener through a catchy beat and monotonous lyrics, that “chains and whips” are exciting. Fourteen years ... more

Jun 3, 2016 5:13 PM Arts

“It appears that brutalism is coming to Nebraska.” -Panel member’s general observations for the Nebraska Architects Association 1966 Honor Awards January 23, 1966. Omaha World Herald “Concrete jungle where dreams are made of” -Alicia Ke... more

Mar 2, 2016 7:44 AM Arts

Landscapes as an art genre in general are pretty boring. The green plants, the vastness, the clichés of Bob Ross, and the implied narratives associated in the “changing of the seasons.” Yet German photographer Frauke Bergemann’s exhibition... more

Dec 30, 2015 8:32 AM Arts

The Garden of the Zodiac is a small tucked away gallery in the Passageway known for bringing its owners European sensibilities to the Old Market. The gallery is currently hosting Italian painter Paolo Dolzan, who has shown in the space befo... more

Oct 22, 2015 10:45 AM Arts

Jul 15, 2015 12:30 PM Arts

These Referents Register, a new exhibition from painter James Bockelman currently on display at Modern Arts Midtown, is an architectonic exhibition with a twist of lemon. This assertive yet quiet collection of paintings from Bockelman comb... more

Apr 14, 2015 3:29 PM Arts

Renowned artist Catherine Ferguson, known for her explorations in diverse media and themes of myth, memory, and transformation, will feature new sculptures in an exhibition organized by the Moving Gallery. Catherine Ferguson: Hair opens at ... more

Mar 23, 2015 12:06 PM Mixed Media

Nolan Tredway’s first solo exhibition at RNG Gallery titled Sciamachy, is complex, and more than a bit complicated. Sciamachy as a noun is defined as “an argument or conflict with an imaginary opponent.” Sciamachy defined as an exhibition ... more

Mar 18, 2015 4:15 PM Arts

Jan 28, 2015 10:12 AM Arts

When in 10th grade, my English teacher, Mr. Hoover, gave my class the assignment to write an instruction manual for an everyday, super common object. I chose the tape dispenser. Meticulously describing how to take the tape out of the box an... more

Jan 28, 2015 9:39 AM Arts