Carver Bank End-of-Year Gathering

On December 19, Carver Bank Artists-In-Residence applicants and guests from North Omaha were invited to a gathering hosted by Theaster Gates, Rebuild Foundation, Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, and Big Mama’s Kitchen. During the intimate, end-of-the-year celebration, nearly 70 attendees enjoyed Big Mama’s soul food, remarks by Theaster and Hesse McGraw, Bemis Center’s Chief Curator, and special performances by Omaha artists Cristina Bertuldo, Carol Rogers, Portia Love, Rubix Crew, and Dominique Morgan.

Big Mama’s Kitchen Staff (left), Theaster, and Portia Love (right).
Big Mama’s Kitchen Staff (left), Theaster, and Portia Love (right).
Big Mama speaking about Carver and its history in North Omaha.
Big Mama speaking about Carver and its history in North Omaha.
Big Mama and guests watching an impromptu performance.
Big Mama and guests watching an impromptu performance.
Theaster speaking about Carver.
Theaster speaking about Carver.
Cristina B. giving a special performance.
Cristina B. giving a special performance.

 

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