Union Fellow Camille Hawbaker on her service project working with Karen refugee populations living in north Omaha and their weaving traditions.
CHECK-IN features the ongoings and developing practices of Union Fellowship alums. For the first post, we checked-in with fiber artist Shea Wilkinson whose work will be on display at the Fred Simon Gallery in downtown Omaha May 16 - June 24th.
Students from Alice Buffett Magnet Middle School and the University of Nebraska at Omaha teamed up to learn about parts of the North Omaha cultural landscape that were new to them.
The Union partners with classrooms to create service learning projects that help promote a rich and diverse narrative about North Omaha culture and help support our mission of using the arts to promote positive social change.
Union Fellow Joe Addison on how his Union Fellowship has created space for him to explore his work with cameraless photography.
Before and after shots of our new temporary Wanda D. Ewing Gallery space!