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bemisUNDERGROUND OPENING

A Series of Symbols and Interpretations, the bemisUNDERGROUND show that opened last Friday to a crowd of over 250 continues through June 14th...

Language and images often have a rather tenuous hold on our memories. Has the pulp in Monica Yoo’s now-melted ice text work left a decipherable shadow of its formerly frozen self? Has her now walked-on sand script on the floor left anything but footprints? And what of Dan Lowe’s videos, one’s that alternate between the dreamily fuzzy and the drunkenly double-visioned? Do they resonate in new ways with each successive viewing or have we, indeed, (as his text suggests) “rarely paid attention to the objects we passed?”

There will be an artists talk Saturday, May 31st at noon and gallery hours continue Thursday - Saturday 12:00 noon - 4:00 p.m. with extended hours closing day 12:00 noon - 8:00 p.m.

Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
724 South 12th Street
Omaha, NE 68102
12th and Leavenworth
Admission and Parking: FREE
Phone:: 402.341.7130
Fax:: 402.341.9791
E-mail: info@bemiscenter.org