Jun Kaneko is an internationally renowned sculptor who now works from his studio in Omaha. This Japanese-born artist is interviewed as he creates his trademark monolithic ceramic “dangos” (the Japanese word for “dumpling”), which can weigh as much as 1000 pounds. Kaneko discusses his artistic philosophy and creative process as we explore his collection.
The explosion of artistic work occurring across Nebraska is featured in this unique project produced by NET Television. This series of eight short video segments showcases the diversity of innovative artistry in the Cornhusker state.