Forever in Black

January 4, 2014 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, People, Theatre

Whether it’s your first time inside the glittering Orpheum Theater or your fiftieth visit to the sleek Holland Performing Arts Center, attending a live performance is an exciting event. The lobby fills with eager patrons […]

Karen Schnepf

December 28, 2013 · Posted In: Art, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People

Karen Schnepf’s artist profile, published in Her magazine in 2009 (now HerFamily magazine), carried the subtitle “Coloring Outside the Lines.” Much has changed in Schnepf’s life and artwork since then, but her credo is still […]

Sarah Joslyn

August 30, 2013 · Posted In: Art, Downtown, Galleries & Museums, Omaha Magazine, People

Sarah and George Joslyn came to Omaha for the same reasons people do today—job opportunities. Originally from Vermont, they arrived here in 1880. George earned $18 per week as manager of the Western Newspaper Union […]

Two Perspectives

June 20, 2013 · Posted In: Art, Galleries & Museums, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People

Nancy Lepo and Corey Broman are expert draftsmen. Both use the tools of their medium to create precise markings which address color, the movement of light, a sense of direction and shape, and the nuance […]

Littleton Alston

April 25, 2013 · Posted In: Art, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People

Littleton Alston’s 8-ft bronze statue of Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Bob Gibson catches the moment the ball’s just been released. “It’s when the will and the training and the gift come together,” says the […]

Gallery 72…Anew!

February 25, 2013 · Posted In: Art, Downtown, Galleries & Museums, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine

As a new year emerges from the old, so do a renowned art gallery and a historic South Omaha building. Artists and afficianados, community activists and preservationists, business owners and curious neighbors are all watching […]

Joslyn Art Museum Docents

Posted In: Downtown, Encounter, Galleries & Museums, People

If you don’t know the names, you recognize the faces. Visitors to Joslyn Art Museum on 24th and Dodge streets enjoy the tours offered by well-trained docents, and aficionados have their favorite guides. Surely, the […]

Kat Moser’s Photographs

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

Kat Moser “fell in love with photography” while watching a cousin develop pictures in a home darkroom, and although she was only 6, her heart was won. It would be more than 50 years before […]

Craig Lee

December 25, 2012 · Posted In: Art, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People

Do you ever wish to go to sleep under a star-filled sky? Create a woodland view in that drab and windowless back room? Or present a unique atmosphere for your office? Craig Lee can and […]

Custom Gems

October 25, 2012 · Posted In: Art, Business, Central Omaha, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, Places

Imagine twin waterfalls, tall and narrow, magically frozen in freefall. The tumbling cascades are the clear, deep purple of winter shadows. When brilliant sunshine splashes across the rough surface, it assumes the glitter of sparkling […]