Emily Brush

Learning Between the Lines

September 26, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

Who tells the story of a place? Who plots the points of history—chooses the moments and names that inhabit the official portrait of the past? “In a textbook, a significant historical event can get boiled […]

Ang Bennett at home

Bringing The Honesty

August 23, 2019 · Posted In: Art, Omaha Magazine, People

Artist Ang Bennett’s path to Omaha was through service. Specifically, it was a tour with AmeriCorps that brought them here, working with Omaha’s Lutheran Family Services. When the term was up and it was time […]

Katie and Craig LeDoux

Field Club Home Embodies Owners Passion for Art

April 25, 2019 · Posted In: At Home, OmahaHome

Although Katie and Craig LeDoux have lived in their Field Club neighborhood home for only a year, the house already contains more than one lifetime of memories. Built in 1910 in the American Foursquare style, […]

Preserving the Legacy of Dr. Susan La Flesche

December 27, 2018 · Posted In: History, Omaha Magazine, People

As it was in the days of the unbound prairie, so it remains in the age of endless corn: the pleasures of place are given to those with a keen eye for the subtle and […]

Life By Design

October 24, 2018 · Posted In: Art, Home, OmahaHome

In all built things, the real story lies in the space between intention and fruition. The place where design meets application is a point of contact. Across space and time, builder and user enter into […]

Fishing With Flair

October 15, 2018 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People, Sports

Andrew Flair uploaded his first video to YouTube at age 15. As video productions go, there wasn’t much to it: four rough-cut minutes of Flair—then a freshman at Millard North—standing on the shore of a […]

Tallgrass Vernacular

August 7, 2018 · Posted In: Home, OmahaHome, People

The day I met Jim Schalles he was busy with a machete. That spring afternoon, we found ourselves in the far corner of City Sprouts’ half-acre lot on the corner of 40th and Franklin streets in […]

Farm Simple Meets High Design at Bellswoods

April 1, 2018 · Posted In: At Home, Home, OmahaHome

The home of David and Diane Bell is the fruit of conscientious design, a reverent attention to landscape, and an affection for trees that has lingered in the family’s bloodline for generations. While its steel […]