Bemis Center For Contemporary Arts

Board & Staff

Ree Kaneko | Emerita

Ree Kaneko founded the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts in 1981. She served as Executive Director until early 2001. From 1980-84, Kaneko was the Founder and Director of Alternative Worksite, an Artist-in-Industry Program and the predecessor of the Bemis Center for Contemporary Art. She received a BFA from the University of Nebraska at Omaha, and was honored with a Distinguished Alumna Award from her alma mater in 1991. Kaneko is also a founding board member of the Alliance of Artists Communites, an advocacy and service organization for artist residency programs throughout the nation.

Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
724 S. 12th Street
Omaha, NE 68102
Admission and Parking: FREE
Phone:: 402.341.7130