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MARCH 2015


A small selection of the mass of work in Jon Pearson’s solo exhibition at Graceland University in Lamoni, IA. On view now, closing reception March 27th.

N E W S :

E V E N T S :

SUN MAR 8, 3 PM “Boycott! The Art of Economic Activism” Viaduct Gallery

SUN MAR 8, 1 PM “44th Annual Juried Student Exhibition” Anderson Gallery, Drake University


TUE MAR 10, 7 PM Boycott Keynote Presentation, Viaduct Gallery

WED MAR 11, 7 PM Drink & Draw: ANIME EDITION

THUR MAR 12, 7 PM 34th Bucksbaum Lecture: Nina Totenberg

FRI MAR 13, 5 PM Rahele Jomepour's "Women in Iran: Ancient History to Modern Times, and Back"

FRI MAR 13, 6:30 PM Palak Studio Gallery Night


SUN MAR 15, 2 PM “Doily World and Other Works”  Gallery in the Round, Ames

WED MAR 18, 7 PM Decorous: Art and Poetry, Wesley House

THUR MAR 19, 6:30 PM “The Landscape of Environmental Poverty in Africa” with Kelly Baker, Des Moines Art Center


SAT MAR 21, 2 PM The Nitch LIVE! Beaverdale Books

SAT MAR 21, 5 PM Fantasy, Science Fiction and Fairy Tales Art Show

SAT MAR 21, 7 PM Three Visions, Transient Gallery


THUR MAR 26, 7 PM Boycott Keynote Presentation, Viaduct Gallery

FRI MAR 27, 6:30 PM Jon Pearson’s Floor to the Door Art Reception

SAT MAR 28, 1 PM FOUR PRINTMAKERS: A Gallery Talk, Olson Larsen Galleries

D E A D L I N E S :

Grinnell Summerfest DEADLINE March 15

Grinnell Summerfest showcases brave, collaborative new works in arts and sciences in the beauty of rural America.

Art in State Buildings 2014-16 Roster Application DEADLINE April 2

Iowa Women’s Art Exhibit Call for Artists DEADLINE May 1

Iowa Arts Council Art Project Grant DEADLINE May 1

Iowa Arts Council Artist Fellowship  DEADLINE May 1