OCI is committed to providing Omaha area artists with practical resources that encourage the growth of a more professionalized culture within our community. Our online resource library is free and open to artists and educators at any stage of career development. Each resource guide is designed to demystify practical aspects of sustaining an active creative practice, like applying for grants and residencies, finding project funding, connecting to patrons, and other enterprises essential to cultivating a long and productive career as an artist. The resource guides available below are representative of an evolving effort that will continue to expand as needs are assessed.

resource Guides

contracts and forms


Community resources

For a listing of Omaha area arts organizations, exhibition spaces, music and performing arts venues, please click here.

If you would like your organization to appear on our listings page, please email