‘Two Places at Once’ Opens at Darger HQ

January 12th, 2018

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—Tonight at Darger, artists Garric Simonsen from Spokane, WA and Craig Roper based here in Lincoln, open their joint exhibition, Two Places at Once. Paired together by Darger’s Director, Launa Bacon, Simonsen and Roper will share the gallery space until March.

Read More

‘light’ on Display at Kaneko

December 30th, 2017

By Corbin Hirschhorn

“One of the things that we really sought to do with light is dial it back to a time when light was really mystifying and almost spiritual in nature,” said Chris Hochstetler, Kaneko’s Executive Director. “We very much take for granted now the ability to walk in a room and flip on a switch and just have light, and yet, there are still societies on the planet that are completely shut down at night time when darkness arises, and they can do nothing. It harkens back to a time when societies almost worshipped light, and almost every major religion has connotations of light running through it. There’s a certain type of mysticism around light that I feel like we’ve lost a little bit, and part of our effort was to bring that back to people.”

Read More
©2019 KVNO News