Matthew Shrader

Shattering the Norm

September 26, 2019 · Posted In: B2B Magazine

From sweating in 100-degree heat to laboring next to a 2,100-degree furnace, it’s all in a day’s work for Matthew Shrader. By day, he’s constantly moving to and fro as a member of Omaha Parks […]

Halloween-house in Aksarben

Enter If You Dare

Posted In: OmahaHome

Antolli Anesi has never been scared of anything. “Except at night when I get up for water,” says the 10-year-old who has enough courage to rival most adults. “Oh, yes. I forgot about the haunting […]

Quentin Lueninghoener at Hanscom Park Studio

Designing a Dream Studio Into a Reality

May 28, 2019 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, People On the Rise

Some people begin their work day with a cup of coffee. Others need a run or iron-pumped workout to jump-start the morning. Hanscom Park Studio’s founder, Quentin Lueninghoener, however, only needs some tunage to tune […]

Betni Kalk

Betni Kalk

April 19, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

Houses made of leaf shingles and bark tied together by vine. Tattoos created from soot and a rat’s tooth tool. Carved bamboo arrows used to capture prey that then becomes food. Undoubtedly, the culture of […]

Out of the Blue

October 24, 2018 · Posted In: Art, Omaha Magazine, People

It all started with a chair. Then another. And another. Eventually, painter Will Anderson had enough chairs for his first solo show (at Petshop Gallery last year in Omaha). Don’t expect to sit back, relax, […]

Tip Top Living in Nodo

September 19, 2018 · Posted In: Neighborhoods, OmahaHome, People

It’s an indisputable fact, according to Scott and Sara Baker. Their apartment north of downtown has the best views in the city, bar none.  With their oversized living room windows offering sights of the Omaha […]

The Ham Ma’am

July 20, 2018 · Posted In: Art, Omaha Magazine

For Ella Weber, her career as a professional artist began where all the greats get their start—bathing in a tub filled with 40 gallons of sprinkles.  After working in a frozen yogurt shop, she was […]

Nyame Brown

May 3, 2018 · Posted In: Art, Encounter, Lifestyle

When Oakland, California, artist Nyame Brown arrived in Omaha for a four-month residency at the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Nebraska’s biggest city wasn’t what he expected. No, he wasn’t under the impression we all […]

Alicia Sancho Scherich

March 29, 2018 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Art

Behind every good artist, there exists a muse. And for Alicia Sancho Scherich, her muse happens to be a former pen pal—Mother Teresa. Yes, that Mother Teresa, Nobel Peace Prize winner and humanitarian extraordinaire.  The two connected […]

Providing Uncommon Creatives a Common Community

February 14, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Places

Luke Armstrong is in the midst of completing a facelift. Fair warning: he’s never worked under the knife, favors knit cardigans to scrubs, and has no expertise in the medical field whatsoever. A botched procedure, […]