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OPS Art Show
Artist to Teacher to Artist
Omaha Public School's art teachers strut their stuff

Opening Reception: Saturday, April 5th
Show runs April 5th-27th, 2014

Gallery Hours:
Mon-Fri 9am-6pm | Weekends 11am-5pm

Nicholas St.

Tom Swanson
James Freeman
Jeff Yoachim
Paula Yoachim
group show

Artist Reception:
Saturday, April 5th, 6-9pm

Show runs April 5th-27th, 2014

Gallery hours:
Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm
Saturday-Sunday, noon-4pm
By appointment: 402 342-6452
More information: 402 558-7650


Spring Open House13th Annual
Hot Shops Art Center

Spring Open House

May 3rd & 4th, 2014
Saturday: 12pm-8pm | Sunday: 12pm-5pm

Features fun and informative art demonstrations, with residents of the Hot Shops opening their studios to the public. We invite the community to visit the Hot Shops Art Center at its best, and experience a totally unique Omaha experience.

Click here for more info


Dreamscapes and Distances
paintings & photography
by Kelli McDanal & Kyle Gilbertson

Opening reception:
Friday, May 2nd, 6pm - 10pm

Show runs May 2nd-June 1st, 2014

Nicholas St.

Dan Arterburn, Master Craftsman
IDEA Custom Furniture
Promoting sustainable living to create custom-made furniture.

Opening Reception:
Friday May 2nd, 6pm - 10pm

Show runs May 2nd-June 1st, 2014

  Omaha Camera Club
annual photography show
Show runs May 2nd-June 1st, 2014
  UPS tailgate
Nicholas St.

LiquidArts Festival

Celebrating the pourable arts

Saturday, July 5th, 2014
Contact Crystal Forge for details

Crystal Forge
Multiple Galleries Nicholas Street Gallery 1301 Gallery Hallway Gallery Alley Gallery
Please refer to this page for updates as the event draws near.
*Artist receptions are often held the first Friday or Saturday of the month
(your best bet is to come around 7pm), unless otherwise noted.
Galleries are often attended by a curator Saturday and Sunday, Noon-4pm,
or by appointment at (402) 342-6452. Otherwise, shows can be viewed
during normal business hours from 8am-5pm daily. When in doubt, contact us.
The Art Galleries
Almost half of the first floor is devoted to exhibit space at the Hot Shops Art Center. Our galleries have exhibited artwork from some of the most creative artists around the region. Please check out the events listed above, and plan on visiting one of the many openings we hold throughout the year. And don't forget to check back often for any updates as this page changes frequently. If you are interested in renting a space for your show at one of our galleries, please contact Kelly Adams at, or call 402 551-4855.

If you're looking for something unique to do in Omaha, you've found it! Come on down and support your local art community!

Visit us during gallery hours Saturday and Sunday, or if you wish to schedule an appointment call the building manager at the Hot Shops Art Center.
Other Events
Looking for something unique to do in Omaha? Do you plan events for others, and want to offer something different? Think about renting space at the Hot Shops Art Center. The Hot Shops is a relaxed atmosphere, with all of the amenities necessary for entertaining large or small groups of people. Contact the building manager at 402 342-6452 for details, available dates and rates. [more info]