Here & Now

Art Seen: A Juried Exhibition of Artists from Omaha to Lincoln

Joslyn Art Museum

June 21  – October 11, 2015

Kranker_Here&Now

Here & Now
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After living in Nebraska for the past few years, I’ve observed an unsettling, congruently overwhelming sense of grandiose-scale industrial farming and its impact on the environment.  While agri-giants rule supreme, my disquietude for how our food is engineered and manufactured grows. There are many questions left unanswered about how these acts will play out in the future; how we choose to develop, produce, and consume…