When Life Gives You Lemons, They Might Actually Be Oranges

August 23, 2016 · Posted In: Art, Encounter, Lifestyle, Publications

This past summer, the Artists’ Cooperative Gallery hosted an artistic and cultural exchange with Sophia Wanamaker Gallery in San Jose, Costa Rica. Elisa Morera, a Costa Rican artist who splits time between Omaha and her […]

Nils Haaland

Posted In: Art, Encounter, Lifestyle, People, Publications

Stage and voice actor Nils Haaland has assembled an array of roles. He’s played Pupcake, the precocious, rambunctious, and lovable puppy companion of Strawberry Shortcake. He’s also played infamous Nebraskan serial killer Charles Starkweather. Haaland […]

Eric Nyffeler

August 12, 2016 · Posted In: Art, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, Publications

There is a formula for creating a generic artist name: Ditch your street name. Forget your middle name. Find a word that makes you seem “bigger and cooler” than you really are. Use that word. […]

Stephanie Kurtzuba

August 8, 2016 · Posted In: Art, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, Publications

Stage and screen actress Stephanie Kurtzuba has graced Hollywood red carpets and Broadway billboards, but she is most comfortable at her family’s West Lanes Bowling Center in her hometown of Omaha. The Central High School […]

Larry Ferguson

August 6, 2016 · Posted In: Art, Encounter, Lifestyle, People, Publications

Berkshire Hathaway’s National Indemnity Company was searching for someone to memorialize its home office of more than 65 years before they relocated, they called upon Omaha artist and photographer Larry Ferguson. “It’s what I do […]

Flying Over Hollywood

July 29, 2016 · Posted In: Art, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, Publications

Jim Fields is a self-taught auteur, a busy English teacher, and a Nebraska-nice filmmaker trying to finish his latest project whenever he can find time. The film, Life After Ex, is a romantic comedy about […]

Jenny Kruger

July 22, 2016 · Posted In: Art, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, Publications

Midwestern farmland can be described in many ways. Paisley, however, is not a descriptor that normally comes to mind. Artist Jenny Kruger, however, often sees paisley on the farm—at least in paint. Her art consists […]

Visual Dialogue

July 8, 2016 · Posted In: Art, Downtown, Encounter, Lifestyle, Publications

The work of multimedia artist Sarah Rowe is often described as having a “sense of playfulness and a hint of sarcasm,” and Rowe herself says that art sometimes speaks in a way that is provocative […]

Fibers Rooted in Nebraska

June 23, 2016 · Posted In: Art, Lifestyle, Omaha Home, Publications

The world-renowned fiber artist Sheila Hicks never forgot that she started in Nebraska. “Why am I coming to Nebraska?” says the Hastings native. “I’m coming because I owe it to Nebraska. It gave me so […]

Chris Hochstetler

June 16, 2016 · Posted In: Art, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, Publications

Chris Hochstetler’s successes in life are many, though for the new executive director at KANEKO, success is elusive to define. With age and experience, he’s grown to see that satisfaction and accomplishment are more than […]


 
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