Art, News • October 16, 2023

Call for Art: Video Wall + Art Activations at Millwork Commons

Millwork Commons and Amplify Arts have partnered to open a call for public art projects to create meaningful opportunities for engagement and connection in the neighborhood. There are two separate calls for art now open for the neighborhood. The deadline...

Art • September 30, 2022

Pizza Party, A Mural Celebration

New art alert! Have you seen the new murals around the exterior of HELLO Apartments? The title of the mural series is Pizza Party, so naturally we’re having party! 🍕 Stop by to meet some of the artists as...

Art • March 8, 2022

You Could Sunbathe in this Storm

Video Wall Art Feature February - April You Could Sunbathe in this Storm by Alice Dunseath In collaboration with Joslyn Art Museum, Millwork Commons is currently featuring a piece by Alice Dunseath on the Video Wall in The Dock. Inspired...

Art • January 9, 2022

Northern Reflections

"Northern Reflections" is a mosaic mural created by Omaha-based artists Patty Talbert and Rachel Ziegler. Talbert’s vibrant geometric painting is the backdrop for a colorful mosaic made of glass, mirror, and tractor parts reclaimed from a decommissioned implement shop in...

Art • January 5, 2022

Envision Omaha

What is the Omaha of your dreams?   This is a question we ask ourselves often. We got the chance to ask the community this question during last year's Hutchfest, a makers' market that brought in 8,000+ attendees in 2021....

Art, Stories • June 5, 2020

Standing with Our Neighbors

Artist Anthony T. Peña When Millwork Commons was just a dream, the developers, designers, realtors and partners sat down together to brainstorm and put on paper the Mission, Vision and Values for the district. The first Value to develop out...

Art, Stories • November 5, 2019

The Keeper of Stories Mural

Over the summer, we began collaborating with Amplify Arts to bring the first outdoor public art to Millwork Commons. Public art has been part of the long-term plan for Millwork Commons since the beginning, but the Amplify Arts team helped...

Art, News • November 4, 2019

Grace: 3 shipping containers turned into huge mural in Omaha’s Millwork Commons

A drab Omaha corner just got brighter thanks to a mural project that involved several local artists, three metal shipping containers and a lot of paint.

Art, Stories • July 8, 2019

Moving the Orange Arch to Millwork Commons

The iconic orange arch that has greeted visitors to Omaha’s Gene Leahy Mall for decades was moved to Millwork Commons on July 2, 2019. When Michael Alley of Alley Poyner Macchietto Architecture, Millwork’s architectural partner, learned the arch – also known...

Art, News • July 7, 2019

Leahy Mall artwork to get new home

If you were a fan of that giant orange space frame that for decades hovered over the Gene Leahy Mall, it has been saved. And it's on the way to another life in a nearby neighborhood.

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