July/August 2019 Instagram

July/August 2019 Instagram

June 25, 2019 · Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine

These nine images are featured in our July/August issue. Click on the photos to view the contributors’ Instagram accounts. Include the hashtag #OmahaMagazine with your Instagram photos to be featured in the next issue of […]

Omaha Entertainment & Art Awards

Omaha Entertainment & Art Awards

June 24, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Web Exclusive

The Process The Omaha Entertainment & Arts Awards celebrate the stars of Omaha’s artistic communities. The awards are carefully cultivated and judged. The OEAA organization strives to recognize the wide variety of local visionaries in […]

Mark Kresl, Omaha Conservatory of Music

Cantoring the Praises of Omaha

June 21, 2019 · Posted In: Giving, Omaha Magazine

At the Omaha Conservatory of Music, the modern history of music in Omaha is being written every day. Thousands of students take advantage of brand new facilities as they study their musical instruments, attend music […]

Monarch Butterfly Harvest Planting Native Gardens for Pollinators

Planting Native Gardens for Pollinators

Posted In: OmahaHome

Many beautiful homes have beautiful yards, and many beautiful yards have gardens. Breathtaking gardens look natural and maintained. One secret is low-maintenance plant selection. Scott Evans, horticulture program coordinator with the University of Nebraska—Lincoln Extension, […]

Angie Arkfeld's Villa feature A Villa of a Different Color

A Villa of a Different Color

Posted In: Lifestyle, OmahaHome

Angie Arkfeld says her builder’s style was traditional compared to her contemporary tastes. However, she liked the open template of a particular villa already underway, and she loved the neighborhood developing near 192nd and Pacific […]

Studious Artists local couple

Studious Artists

Posted In: At Home, OmahaHome

Dennis Wattier walks across his ocean-blue carpet to head downstairs to his basement studio. The retired industrial technology teacher shuts the door as the familiar smells of maple, walnut, and cherry woods envelop him. These […]

Bing Chen’s home garden Engaging Senses & Slowing Down

Engaging Senses & Slowing Down

Posted In: Home, OmahaHome

Bing Chen, Ph.D., treats visitors to his home graciously, especially when those visitors are there to enjoy his garden. He even provides a walking path to his neighbors’ house for easy access to the trails […]

Photographer Jesse Attanasio, aka ONElapse Shooting the Stars

Shooting the Stars

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

It is rare for a person to see a shooting star, one that streaks across the night sky at just the right moment, right when one looks up. Photographer and filmmaker Jesse Attanasio, aka ONElapse, […]

July/August 2019 Obviously Omaha Metaling in Arts: Notable Omaha Statues

Metaling in Arts: Notable Omaha Statues

Posted In: Art, Omaha Magazine

The sun is high, the temps are rising, and the dogs need to be let out. Seriously, though, summer evenings are a perfect time to take a stroll around Omaha, and with so much public […]

Bonnie O'Connell

Art of the Book

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Omaha Magazine, People

In addition to being an acclaimed and accomplished artist in the Omaha art scene, Bonnie O’Connell has been a professor of book arts at the University of Nebraska at Omaha for over 30 years. Her […]