Students’ sign art speaks volumes

We are bombarded with images. Some are colorful and bright, intent on getting our attention to make us buy a product or think about a topic in a particular way. Then there are more practical images like the corner stop sign.


UNO Theatre Presents: The Clearing by Helen Edmundson

Kimberly Gau CONTRIBUTOR When faced with life or death, decisions about love and loyalty suddenly become challenging. This is the reality for the characters in UNO...

Online Exclusive: ‘Rock of Ages’ at the Omaha Community Playhouse Brings ‘80’s to Today

Adam Abou-Nasr CONTRIBUTOR The hair, the attitude and the sound of ‘80’s rock are still alive in the Omaha Community Playhouse’s “Rock of Ages.” The jukebox-musical follows...

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...

Community Engagement Center celebrates diversity with art

By Tressa Eckerman, Contributor In addition to being a new and exciting addition to the University of Nebraska at Omaha, the Community Engagement Center also...

Art department showcases creative talent

The Department of Art and Art History at UNO's Gallery, located in the Weber Fine Arts Building, hosted a number of exhibitions over the past academic year. The exhibits included African-American Masters from the Sheldon Museum of Art, UNL; Carved Board Clamp Resist Dyeing: Historical Perspective and Contemporary Application; Sequenced Fibers: Books on Fabric or Handmade Papers; and the UNO BFA Thesis and BA in Studio Arts Seniors' Exhibit.


UNO public art class embraces uncomfortable world

Danielle Meadows SENIOR REPORTER The smell of sawdust lingers in the air inside UNO’s Ceramics and Sculpture Lab as students shape plywood into cringe-worthy words. David Helm...

New featured artists at the Artists’ Cooperative Art Gallery

On the corner of 11th and Howard streets, imagination takes over to present the Old Market Omaha with a new featured artist each month. However, two artists were featured last month: Judith Anthony Johnston and J.K. Thorsen, whose artwork both fit the concept of the Artists' Cooperative Gallery, "connecting local art and worldly wanderers."