About the Artist
Ismael Linares is from Omaha, Nebraska and has worked with churches and schools to develop art related projects. He is the only local artist to work on the Fertile Ground mural, located on the Energy Systems building near 13th and Webster Street in downtown Omaha. Fertile Ground is the largest public art project in the history of the city and is one of the largest murals in the country. Linare?s work has been displayed at Hotshops, ConAgra Foods Plant in Council Bluffs, University of Nebraska Omaha, Heartland Latino Leadership Conference and Creighton University Office of Multicultural Affairs.
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