Kate Campbell Returns for Vesper Concerts

January 12th, 2019

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—Vesper Concert’s performance season continues into the new year, beginning with solo pianist, Kate Campbell. For over 30 years, Vesper Concerts has hosted some of the most notable contemporary performers, featuring every period of music from the most modern to the medieval. Campbell has received glowing praise from Bay Area publications and has worked with the likes of UC Berkely and the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, but there’s another reason she’s a special guest of Vesper Concerts. She was born and raised in Omaha and the first to perform at Vesper as part of their new Nebraska’s Own series.

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‘Pairings’ Opens at Maple St. Construct

January 4th, 2019

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—Both architects and educators, Peter Goché and Mitchell Squire are caught between the demands of the industry, and the ambition to turn their practice on its head. The idea that both artists respond to is what’s been described as a “profound crisis in imagination.”

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Arts For All’s Enrollment Open Now

December 24th, 2018

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—Arts for All, a nonprofit educational organization here in Omaha, is dedicated to providing classes and workshops in many disciplines for those eager to learn—visual art, dance, creative writing, music, and more.

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‘One New Big Painting’ at Project Project

December 14th, 2018

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—Tonight on Vinton Street, Project Project Gallery will open a new exhibition, One New Big Painting, which is in fact a single new big painting by local artist and recent UNO graduate, Anne Dovali.

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Maple St. Construct Opens ‘Kathy’

December 6th, 2018

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—Maple Street Construct’s last exhibition of the season opens this Friday, from local artists Peter Fankhauser and Angie Seykora, titled Kathy. The name is of course a reference, but perhaps an obscure one. Kathy was an actor in the original 1960s television series, Flipper—Not a person, but the iconic bottlenose dolphin. The artists were inspired by the documentary, Blackfish, concerning the ethics of capturing sea mammals, and the work of Ric O’Barry, Kathy’s trainer turned activist.

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Vesper Concert Series presents Trio Fortutio: The Human Factor

November 16th, 2018

By Corbin Hirschhorn

The Vesper concert series welcomes an unlikely ensemble to the stage of the Presbyterian Church of the Cross this weekend, Trio Fortutio. Representing the US and Brazil, the group comprises American UNO Professor and Flutist, Christine Beard, and Brazilians, Pianist Catarina Domenici and Cellist Rodrigo Alquati.

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