Surreal Media Lab
Th Adventures of "The Lab"

MAKE / NEW IDEAS / HAPPEN

In only three years, MAKE / HAPPEN has reinvigorated, re-energized and connected leaders from throughout the region. Created by the Greater Omaha Chamber as a fresh take on the business conference, this year the conference focused on ‘Making /LEADERSHIP/ Happen‘ and bringing in business and cultural leaders from Omaha and beyond. We stepped into both […]


Partnered With Paren’t University and Beyond…

  Each community has its own little ways that it goes about all of the parts that make up its people and their lives.  So when we over at Surreal Media Lab met with the Learning Community Center of North Omaha (LCCNO) about their pilot program, Parent University, we knew how key we could be […]


Leadership Awards Success

June 2, the Hilton Hotel in Omaha, the community came together to celebrate the honorees and award winners for this year’s African American Leadership Awards hosted by the Urban League of Nebraska. Recognizing some of Omaha’s best and brightest in business, faith, education, and more, awarding leadership from all ages, the awards ceremony brought everyone […]


NUSA and Bridging The Future in Omaha

NUSA is a national organization committed to building up neighborhoods across the United States. Their yearly conference, Neighborhoods, USA or NUSA, attracts national and international community leaders who share ideas and experiences with the goal of building stronger and more vibrant neighborhoods. Omaha was selected as the host of the 42nd annual conference, bringing together […]


Native Omaha Days 2017 – “And The Beat Goes On…”

For the last  few years Surreal Media has had the job of creating a new, iconic piece of graphicART for the Native Omahan Club for the Biennial (every 2 years) Native Omahans Days. This year celebrates the 21st biennial (42years) event since it’s start back in 1975.Our creative director, Jason R. Fischer wanted to take […]


Honoring 10 years of Empowerment and the Next 10 Years Beyond

Our biggest and long time collaborator and client, The Empowerment Network, recently celebrated it’s 10 year anniversary of record setting change and advocacy in the City of Omaha that has begun to reach beyond. Long time work with them has given us a unique and special access to many of their moments of growth. This […]


2017 Leadership Awards

This year marks the 28th Annual African-American Leadership Awards for the city of Omaha and the first for our own Jason Fischer receiving the Leadership Award for Professionals Under 40. First off, a big thank you to everyone for considering the honor, and an even bigger thank you to the Urban League of Nebraska and […]


Nebraska Arts Council Announces It’s Fellowship Award Winners.

Eight Nebraska artists were recently selected as recipients of the Nebraska Arts Council’s 2017 Individual Artist Fellowship award in Performing Arts and Filmmaking. This prestigious program recognizes exemplary work by Nebraska artists on a three-year rotation between artistic disciplines: Literature, Performing Arts/Filmmaking and Visual Arts. This year Jason Fischer and Surreal Media Lab were selected […]


The New Re-elect Ben Gray Website is Live!

City Councilman and City Council President Ben Gray has served the community in Omaha and in his beloved home District 2 for near 40 years, from the early years of photojournalism for KETV news, to hosting his own Public Affairs show, Kaleidoscope, before putting his hat into the political arena, where he’s now represented District […]

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  • March 16, 2017

“To Become Great…” A New Project READY Short Film.

New Year, New Project Ready The Urban League of Nebraska and Whitney Young are two names we’ve become familiar with here at Surreal and with our past projects collaborating with them to create videos for employment outreach, and working with our local youth to produce multiple videos that have been shown at the main National […]