Bemis Center For Contemporary Arts

Upcoming Events

Open Studios

Friday, June 22 | 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Open Studios

Description: The Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts is pleased to announce that current artists-in-residence will be opening their doors to the public during “Open Studios” on Friday, June 22 between 7:00 and 9:00 pm.

The Bemis Center is widely regarded as a leader and innovator in the international field of artist communities. The Bemis Center’s residency program provides artists with time, space and support, allowing artists to take creative risks in complete freedom and without expectation. Each year, over 1,200 artists apply for only 32 annual fellowships.

Open Studios represents a chance for the public to come meet this exceptional group and experience the Bemis Center’s core mission firsthand. The artists will be available to show you their studio, talk about their process, and give you a look at what they've been working on. This event is free and open to the public.

CURRENT FELLOWS:
Jake Beckman
Julie Schenkelberg
Angela Fraleigh
Jason Mones
Brian Porray
Jang Soon Im
Natasha Bowdoin
Wess Heiss
James Austin Murray

Next Open Studios:
Saturday, July 14, 2012 | 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.

SPONSORS: Nebraska Arts Council, Nebraska Cultural Endowment, National Endowment for the Arts, William and Ruth Scott Family Foundation, Gifford Foundation, Laura and Greg Schnackel, Betiana and Todd Simon, Paul and Annette Smith, Weitz Family Foundation
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