Bemis Center For Contemporary Arts

FEA$T: Application Information

To Apply

All applicants must be available to present their project on November 17, 2012. Powerpoint presentations are encouraged but not required. Not all applicants will be selected to present. All applications will be saved on file and considered for future FEA$T events. If a large amount of applications are received, some applicants may be asked to present at future FEA$T events that are yet to be scheduled. Applications are due on or before November 10, any applications received after this date will be saved on file and considered for a future FEA$T event. Proposals will be reviewed by the Underground Curator and Chief Curator of the Bemis Center. 5-7 presenters will be selected per event. All applicants will be notified of the results on November 12.

If necessary, please upload any supporting documents or images with your application. There is no application fee.



Deadline for applications: Saturday, November 10, 2012 | 11:59pm

Artist notification via email: Monday, November 12, 2012
Pre-event run through and sound check: November 17, 5pm

FEA$T Event: November 17, 6:30 – 9:00pm

Eligibility and Requirements
All artists are encouraged to submit applications to FEA$T. Project proposals with ties to Omaha, Council Bluffs, Lincoln and surrounding areas are preferred but not required. All media and practices will be considered. Projects related to current or upcoming Bemis programs or projects already supported by other organizations will not be considered. If accepted, presenters will be required to arrive at 5pm the day of the event for a technical run-through and sound check.

If the winning presenter is awarded $600 or more, they will be required to fill out an IRS W-9 tax form.

Artists will not be permitted to present at two consecutive FEA$T events.

Presenting projects will be reviewed and selected by the Underground Curator and Chief Curator of the Bemis Center. Presenters will be judged on concept, originality and potential community impact.

Please email Underground Curator Joel Damon -

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