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Midwest Fiber Art Alliance Exhibit
Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019
5 p.m. - 7 p.m. | Hillmer Art Gallery
The exhibit will consist of approximately 50 pieces of fiber art by 17 artists from Omaha, Council Bluffs, Lincoln and surrounding areas. Works contain a variety of different techniques including hand-painting, beading, hand and machine stitching on silks, cottons and hand-dyed fabrics. Free admission. Food and drinks will be provided.
The Midwest Fiber Art Alliance is a group of passionate fiber artists that explore textile manipulation and the diversity of multi-media as an art form. They aim to encourage artists, as well as educate others about contemporary fiber arts through member exhibitions, technique and inspiration sharing, and demonstrations.
The exhibit will be on display from Jan. 19 - Feb. 23.
Paul Mesner Puppet Theater
Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019
10:30 a.m. | Our Lady of Mercy Chapel
““Anansi the Spider” is a lively telling of four classic folk tales from Africa and the Caribbean. All these humorous stories feature a trickster spider that sometimes gets tricked himself. In “How the Stories Came to the World”, “Tiger Becomes a Riding Horse”, “The Magic of Five” and “Dinner for Two”, Anansi the Spider offers universal lessons of wit and cleverness.
Admission is free.
Friday, Feb. 22, 2019
7:30 PM |
St. Cecilia's Cathedral
St. Hildegard of Bingen was a visionary, mystic, and creative genius. Her masterpiece, Ordo Virtutum, represents one of the great artistic feats of the Medieval world. Dr. Christopher Krampe will be conducting this work in collaboration with Omaha Academy of Ballet as a music/dance collaboration. Tickets are $15/person. Don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see a live performance of Ordo Virtutum! The powerful music and dance imagery will stay with you long after the performance.