518 N 40th St
Omaha, NE 68131
(402) 513-2321
LIVE music at Cali Commons!
Saturday, October 20
8:00 p.m.

Pocket Vinyl is a duo from New London, CT consisting of a one man piano slammer and an on stage painter, who creates a beautiful and unique work of art at every show. The painting is then auctioned off to the highest bidder at the end of the night. Every painting and show is one of a kind.

Opening the show will be Neil Anders, a vocalist/songwriter/guitar genius...
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At Cali Commons we are launching a new member program, called the Uncommon Core.  You may have seen something about it online, or in this article in the recent issue of B2B magazine

We'd like to take this opportunity to invite you to come learn more, all February at Cali Commons.

Who is this community for? Creative collaborators / producers - designers - makers - artists - entreprenuers - performers - musicians -...

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WE ARE SEEKING LOCAL ARTISTS, MUSICIANS, DESIGNERS, MAKERS, PERFORMERS AND POLYMATHS. WE NEED YOU TO HELP START A LOCAL RENAISSANCE!

Discover a community project unlike any before.
Cali Commons is built for the uncommonly creative, it’s a creativity incubator and an idea marketplace.

Join early! Help us design our shared space, get excited about your new future. Download the sharable/printable flyer!

Want to feel...
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HELP YOUR LOCAL ARTISTS, MUSICIANS, DESIGNERS, MAKERS, PERFORMERS AND POLYMATHS. WE NEED YOU TO HELP START A LOCAL RENAISSANCE!
 
Support a community project unlike any before. Cali Commons is built for the uncommonly creative, it’s a creativity incubator and an idea marketplace.
 
We need you now! Help us make our shared space a reality, get excited about a brighter future lled with community supported...
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We are now officially setup to take donations for Cali Commons!


Please note: Cali Commons recently submitted our request for 501c3 status (12/31/17) and our application is pending review.  We will update donors about our status as it becomes available.
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If you didn't get a chance to read about our new membership program in the latest issue of Omaha B2B Magazine make sure you take a few minutes to check it out.  The article is titled, "Providing Uncommon Creatives a Common Community."  

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Luke provides a quick update about where Cali Commons is headed in 2018.
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Cali Commons is built for the uncommonly creative, it’s a creativity incubator and an idea marketplace.  We struggle with what to call ourselves, how to define the WHO we are looking for.   Well last week we stumbled on a TED talk that really speaks to our Uncommon Core.  The idea is multipotentiality and it's a term brought to life by Emilie Wapnick in this Ted Talk.

In 1972, R.H. Frederickson et al. defined a...
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The Cali Commons art gallery is open each Saturday from 3pm-7pm, with a special activity each week at 4pm.
 
Featured Artist
A featured artist will be in the gallery, working on their next project and talking to you about their work.  The specifics will vary for each artist, so keep an eye out for details each month.

Still Life Drawing
Come out and sketch a still life in the gallery. Work on techniques like shape,...
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Buying art as a gift can be difficult - will they like what you pick?

That's why we've created the Cali Commons holiday special!

From November 26 through December 17, 2016, all artwork in our Swap Frames is just $100, plus you get a free trade coupon. That means if they don't love what you picked, they can bring it in and trade it for a different piece.

Stop in during our open hours - Saturdays from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00...
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We’ve been a bit quiet here at Cali Commons…  But we’ve been busy behind the scenes, making some exciting plans for 2016!  I don’t want to ruin the surprise, but I will tell you it involves demolition, construction, and a brand new model for the art gallery.

Stay tuned to this site, or our Facebook and Twitter pages for more!

Happy New Year!
Luke and Molly

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518 N 40th St
Omaha, NE 68131
(402) 513-2321