Bemis Center For Contemporary Arts

Upcoming Public Programs


Thursday, May 14, 2020 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Location: Bemis Center | 724 S. 12th Street
Description: An online virtual concert featuring FXTHR^ and visual artist Alex Myers.

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Dustin Bushon, otherwise known as FXTHR^, is an artist, musician and composer currently based in Omaha, Nebraska. While he is predominantly known as a guitarist, Bushon has worked with a variety of other instruments and objects in sound concept and design. He has primarily performed his solo/collaborative work as FXTHR^ (with various other spellings) and was part of the metal/hardcore act Examination in the early 2000's. His current work deals in the emotive subject matter of loss, desperation, vulnerability, fear and serenity through a variety of intensive live performance pieces and installations. This project began in 2003 and has released 3 albums and 1 live cassette. Performance and recording collaborators have included Dapose, Clark Baechle, Todd Fink, Jacob Thiele, James Cuato, Nate Walcott, Seth Johnson, Jamie Montes, Amy Granat, Hesse McGraw, Brent Crampton, Evan Blakely and Jonathan Tvrdik.

Alex Myers is a visual artist exploring the potentials of data transmutation. Myers conducts research on topics like games, architecture, violence, fear, mysticism, ambiguity, perception, movement, nature, extinction, death, and loss. Myers has been an exhibiting artist for fifteen years. His work has been shown in numerous venues including Interaccess in Toronto, Ontario, Canada; NP3 in Groningen, The Netherlands; Nikolaj Kunsthallen in Copenhagen, Denmark; Lab for Electronic Art and Performance, Berlin, Germany; FACT in Liverpool, UK; and Vesal Art Gallery, Shiraz, Iran. Myers currently serves as Assistant Professor of Interaction Design in the Department of Journalism, Media, and Computing at Creighton University.

Photo by Justin Thompson

All performances at LOW END are free thanks to our friends at The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

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