Browse all current and upcoming events, exhibitions, performances, lectures, and educational workshops exploring creativity from all angles.
Delve deeply into topical explorations with our seasons, collections of exhibits, performances, lectures, and educational workshops centered on a central notion.
Browse all past programs supporting our mission of exploring the creative process and seeing things differently.
Browse all programs for exhibitions featuring item-based creative endeavors.
Browse all programs for performance pieces showcasing live creativity in action.
Browse all programs focused on guest lectures covering wide-ranging topics in the artistic and creative fields.
Browse all programs related to educational workshops, classes, and conferences, bringing hands-on enlightenment to creative topics and crafts.
KANEKO is home to some amazing young professionals who provide much needed support to office and program staff. Gallery supervisors are the face of KANEKO. They are educators who engage with visitors and promote the KANEKO mission of inclusivity, collaboration, and innovation throughout Omaha. Gallery supervisors lead student tours, assist in exhibition maintenance and oversee community event rentals in our facility.
The next time you visit, be sure to stop and chat with our gallery staff, they are an excellent resource for all things KANEKO.
Gallery supervisor by day and artist by night—Nash works with paint and collage to create abstracted environments and landscapes. Having grown up in California, she is a new Omaha resident but long time visitor. She loves being surrounded by art and fellow art lovers at the KANEKO.
Joey is a self taught visual artist from Omaha primarily focused on documentary photography, however, exploring the creative process and understanding how an idea is born is what motivates him the most. KANEKO’s dedication to demonstrating that exploration is what makes the space feel like a second home for him.
Walker is an artist who utilizes drawing, painting, printmaking, and digital collage to explore identity, sexuality, and the shared humanity within people. They enjoy being a part of KANEKO and working in a space that is not only filled with art, but one that encourages creativity, community, conversation, and that celebrates expression and individuality in all forms.
Lessly is a writer and a musician, on the violin and piano. She enjoys exploring the different ranges of emotions and ideas. A pen, a violin bow, and piano keys are the tools that help her express her capricious creative spirit. She enjoys that KANEKO is a space that allows everyone to explore their creative process, without restrictions in its form. She loves its promotion of freedom in individuality and creativity.
John is an architecture student from Omaha, Nebraska who is interested in exploring the intersections between art, designed objects, and how they can influence the creation of space. He enjoys being involved in a community focused environment that encourages all people to further develop their creative ideas.