Arts and culture

80 artists are lined up for this year’s ARTsarben.

Omaha’s Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts is welcoming 12 new artists who are focusing on the future of food.

KANEKO presents a new exhibit opening Tuesday, September 22nd called Design in Motion.

The Writer’s Workshop Reading Series at UNO kicks off on Wednesday, September 9th at 7:30 p.m. with a reading by poet Erin Belieu.

Ballet Nebraska will present a piece from its first production of the 2015-2016 season on September 11th as part of Opera Omaha’s Opera Outdoors event.

UNO’s first exhibit of the 2015-2016 school year opens today.  Denise Brady, Coordinator for the UNO Art Gallery, says the exhibit is being offered in conjunction with the Nebraska Art Teachers Association’s Annual Conference. 

The 5th annual North Omaha Summer Arts’ Arts Crawl takes place tonight from 6:00 to 9:00.

The Nebraska Arts Council awarded the Joslyn Art Museum a grant for more than $39,000.

The Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts will have two locations open Saturday for public tours and events.

The Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts recently opened a new exhibit called Brandon Ballengee: Collapse.