Art departments showcase talent of thesis students and seniors

Graduation is a month away, and the final exhibitions of the spring 2012 semester hosted opening receptions Sunday, Apr. 1, in two UNO art galleries. Students were excited and eager to display their work for family, friends and alumni in a gallery setting.


Student work showcased at juried art exhibition

The latest exhibit at UNO's art gallery features works by undergraduate students in the departments of Fine Arts and Art History. The juried exhibition was presided over by local artist and Creighton professor of graphic design, Tim Guthrie.


The Healing Arts program at UNMC gives patients a sense of peace

Hanna Stock ONLINE CONTENT MANAGER Artist: Dale Chihuly Exhibit: The Healing Arts program at UNMC Cancer Center Gallery Hours: General Public Saturdays 1 to 2 p.m. Cost: Free The Healing...

402 Arts Collective offers artistic opportunities to locals

Will Patterson A&E EDITOR The 402 Arts Collective provides art enthusiasts of Omaha a chance to learn, practice and display their craft. The endeavors of this...

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.


Canvas and Cabernet opens in Aksarben

Walking into Canvas and Cabernet, a new addition to the Aksarben area, you might not be sure what you're getting yourself into.
On one side, the walls are covered in seemingly elementary paintings. The walls on the opposite side are lined with artistic masterpieces.  There is a stage and about 20 painting stations.  Keep walking and there are shelves with eclectic items for sale. Keep walking farther, and you'll run into the bar.
At this point, you aren't really sure if you're in a bar, gallery, gift shop or classroom.
The truth is that Canvas and Cabernet is all of these things.  It is an exciting new venue that offers instructed painting "classes" to groups. But, this isn't your average painting class.


Colonel Chicken Review

Megan Fabry A&E EDITOR Wakey, wakey, tendies and shakies, Colonel Chicken: A Fairy Tale has hit the UNO theater stage to raucous laughter and standing ovations. Written...

UNO faculty art exhibit

UNO's art gallery, room 219 in the Weber Fine Arts building, displays work from artists of all levels: undergraduates, graduate students and professional artists. Right now, the gallery is showcasing art by UNO faculty artists.