Sensory gallery gives new experience to art

Danielle Meadows CONTRIBUTOR Touching artwork is often strictly prohibited in galleries. The new University of Nebraska at Omaha Weber Fine Arts exhibit “Sensory: Please Touch the...

The Union for Contemporary Art; Peeking into Peers’ Dreams

Jordan Kermodae CONTRIBUTOR It is like peeking into someone else’s dreams, as you walking into a world not seen before. Those are the dreams of Founder...

Senior BFA exhibit to close out semester in Weber gallery

Crisp design, towering symbolism and haunting imagery occupy the gallery space at the Weber Fine Arts building in the final exhibition of the fall 2011 semester. The exhibition is a showcase of the thesis projects of six Bachelor of Fine Arts students.


Mavis Staples and Nick Lowe to perform at Holland Center

Kelly Langin ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR Omaha Performing Arts will present Mavis Staples and Nick Lowe in a double-bill concert on March 10 at the Holland...

Open Mic: Spoken word and Musical Expression

Paris Cross CONTRIBUTOR Poetry, art, and music are nothing new to Black culture and dates back to many centuries before us. From oral traditions to poetic...

Award-winning illustrator speaks about his work at the Joslyn

Chris Raschka had a monumental decision to  make. He could either go to medical school, which would mean closing his sketch books for the next 10 years, or he could take a leap of faith into an art career.


Exhibit focuses on transforming spaces at Bemis Center

The Bemis Center, located in downtown Omaha on 12th and Leavenworth streets, is a place for contemporary artists to share their work with the Omaha community.  It's been home to hundreds of exhibits.


The finer things: fine arts at UNO

UNO students get involved on campus in the Fine Arts Department in several ways.