Bemis Center For Contemporary Arts

Alumni Convening – Los Angeles 2019

Past artists-in-residence and exhibiting artists are invited to join Bemis Center friends for this three-day celebration. We look forward to experiencing art and exchanging ideas with you! 

Join us for some or all scheduled events.


6:30–8:30 PM | Convening Kickoff Cocktail Reception
Hosted by Alexandra Grant, Bemis 2015 Artist-in-Residence and current Board Member
Address upon RSVP


10:30–11:15 AM | Studio Visit
Rodrigo Valenzuela, Bemis 2015 Artist-in-Residence and 2017 Exhibiting Artist
BENDIX BUILDING: 1206 Maple Ave, Los Angeles, CA 

11:15 AM–12 PM | Studio Visit
Harold Mendez, Bemis 2017 Exhibiting Artist
BENDIX BUILDING: 1206 Maple Ave, Los Angeles, CA 

2:30–3:15 PM | Studio Visit
Shagha Ariannia, Bemis 2018 Artist-in-Residence
TINFLATS: 1989 Blake Ave, Los Angeles, CA 

6 PM | Skater's Score | Lincoln Heights Skate Park
Performance by Alison O’Daniel, Bemis 2019 Exhibiting Artist
3501 Valley Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
Followed by post-performance cocktails.


1–3 PM | Befriending Bemis | LACE
Bring a friend or two and get to know the programs + people of Bemis featuring Bemis Alumni Trevor Amery, Shagha Ariannia, and Alison O’Daniel.
6522 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA

Past artists-in-residence and exhibiting artists can stay connected and learn about new resources available to alumni and upcoming alumni events by joining our Facebook group–Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts Alumni.

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