Current Artists-in-Residence / Artistas Actuales en Residencia

Anne Dovali, Painting : http://www.annedovali.com/

Anne Dovali received a BFA in painting from the University of Nebraska-Omaha. In 2016 she was published nationally in New American Paintings. She has exhibited at the Jackson Dinsdale Art Center Gallery (Hastings, NE), Project Project, the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, and other local galleries. She has a forthcoming residency at the Kimmel Harding Nelson Center in Nebraska City and currently lives and works in Omaha, Nebraska.  

Anne Dovali recibió un BFA en pintura de la Universidad de Nebraska-Omaha. En 2016 se publicó a nivel nacional en New American Paintings. Ha expuesto en la Jackson Dinsdale Art Center Gallery (Hastings, NE), en Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts y otras galerías locales. Tiene una próxima residencia en el Kimmel Harding Nelson Center en la ciudad de Nebraska y actualmente vive y trabaja en Omaha, Nebraska.

Barber in studio : http://barberpaintspeople.com/

Barber uses interdisciplinary art practices to articulate various testimonies within and surrounding Black America. Personal recognitions include 2020 Biennial Artist Research fellowship at Sam Fox Island Press, Washington University, St. Louis, selected for publication New American Painting, potential recipient 2022 United States Artist fellow, nominated for Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters and Sculptors award and candidate for the 2022 United States Artists Fellowship. 

Ella Weber, Visual Artist : http://ellaweber.com

Ella Weber is a basement based artist working across image, text, comedy and video. Searching for love, laughter and a well-balanced lunch inside a transactional world, Weber slices meat in a grocery store deli. Through the labor of an 8-hour shift, her work explores identity within performance-based consumer culture, asking “Is good, good enough?” Across the counter, Weber blurs lines between art and life, performance and reality, employee and customer. She’s exhibited across the country and attended numerous residencies including, MASS MoCA, (North Adams, MA) The NARS Foundation (Brooklyn, NY) Rogers Art Loft (Las Vegas, NV)  MWPAI Pratt (UTICA, NY); Anderson Ranch Arts Center (Snowmass, Colorado); The Wassaic Project (Wassaic, NY); Ox-Bow School of Art (Saugatuck, MI); and Signal Culture (Owego, NY). Weber is the recipient of a 2019 Individual Artist Fellowship from the Nebraska Arts Council. Trained in printmaking, she received her BFA from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln and her MFA with distinction from the University of Kansas.

Jacob Hamilton, Music Production. .

Jacob Hamilton has been playing music since childhood and possesses vast experience in singing as well as playing the piano, guitar and drums. He received a teaching certificate from The Young Americans College in 2009 and in 2019 completed a music production degree from the Los Angeles Film School, earning his spot as Summa Cum Laud. While living in Los Angeles, Jacob worked on the artistic entertainment crew at Universal Studios and later moved to Omaha in 2014. While in residence, Jacob continues to create and inspire his local community and the international music production world through his studio work and expressed passion for music and art.

Jacob Hamilton ha tocado música desde la infancia y posee una vasta experiencia en el canto, así como en tocar el piano, la guitarra y la batería. Recibió un certificado de enseñanza de The Young Americans College en 2009 y en 2019 completó un título en producción musical de la Escuela de Cine de Los Ángeles, obteniendo su lugar como Summa Cum Laud. Mientras vivía en Los Ángeles, Jacob trabajó en el equipo de entretenimiento artístico de Universal Studios y luego se mudó a Omaha en 2014. Mientras está en residencia, Jacob continúa creando e inspirando a su comunidad local y al mundo de la producción musical internacional a través de su trabajo de estudio y su pasión expresada por la música y el arte.

Omingbird Aerial Arts: https://www.omingbirdaerialgym.com/

Omingbird Aerial Arts is a fitness-based aerial training facility. They offer a supportive, judgement-free, fun environment in which to learn new skills or perfect existing training. Whether you’re interested in performing, a new hobby, or just a fun fitness routine, they provide an environment where you can thrive. Currently offering classes in aerial silks (also known as ribbons or tissu) aerial hammock (also known as sling), aerial-hoop (also known as lyra), bungee workout, and pole fitness. Although not currently offering dance-trapeze classes, they do have the apparatus available for open gyms.