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Week of October 7
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ALL MADE UP AND NO PLACE TO GO by Jami Milne (source)

J A M I  M I L N E

First Friday October is a huge event - one of the greatest in Art Beacon’s history.  Among the many great shows listed below is the art of Jami Milne, opening at Hill Vintage & Knits.  Milne spent 100 consecutive days of her spring and summer creating 100 collages in 100 days. 

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T H U R S D A Y :

5 PM - Sculpture by Annick Ibsen: JAZZ Ankeny

5 PM - Naturally Iowa | Photographer Gary Hoard Ankeny

6 PM - 1,000 Words or More Moberg

6 PM - Momentum: Works of Growth and Recovery Hoyt Sherman

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F R I D A Y :

4:30 PM - Female Gaze Art Show Gravitate

5 PM - Collective Dysfunction [Gallery Walk!] Iowa City

5 PM - Community Art Event | KimB Kreatures Five Monkeys

5 PM - Jami Milne Hill Vintage & Knits

5 PM - Common Threads Wrapping Event Ames

6 PM - Edgard Camacho: Opposites, Integrated aesthetic contradictions Mars Cafe

6 PM - Fatal Flora: Photographs by Molly Wood Viaduct Gallery

6 PM - Grim Interfaces: The Art of D. Ryan Allen Barnes & Noble

6 PM - New Work: Notes, Documents & Postcards Never Sent  Ankeny

6:30 PM - Gallery Night with Rick Gray Palek Studio

7 PM - New Art Exhibit The Lift

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S A T U R D A Y :

10 AM - Ames Area Studio Tour Ames

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W E D N E S D A Y :

6 PM -  Bridgework | Art Exhibit Opening Salisbury House


O P P O R T U N I T I E S :

Rural Creative Placemaking Summit Oct 12-14 Register Now

Iowa Arts Council Project Grant DEADLINE November 1

COMMUNITY PHOTOGRAPHY SHOWCASE: STREET PHOTOGRAPHY DEADLINE November 15

Bemis: Art, Empathy, and Ethos : Thematic Residency DEADLINE December 1

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Week of January 20
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A  P O R T R A I T  S H O W

On Friday, January 22, the inaugural exhibition opens at The Garage at Salisbury House.  Guest curator Scott Sjobakken says, “I am very excited about the new exhibition program at Salisbury House and am honored to have been asked to guest curate the inaugural exhibition at “The Garage”. A portrait captures the subject at a specific moment in time. This show is literally an exhibition of portraiture, but the show is also meant to be a portrait of what’s going on in the local art scene right now. It is by no means a comprehensive and all inclusive survey, but rather a small slice of the larger whole. I chose artists whose work is representational for the most part, as I wanted this contemporary exhibit to have a dialog with the Salisbury House’s art collection.”

Image:  "Gesture 6062" by Stephanie Brunia

E V E N T S :

FRI, JAN 22, 5:30 PM - Gallery Talk:  Saulaman Schlegel, Viaduct Gallery

FRI, JAN 22, 6 PM - Exhibition Opening:  The Garage, Salisbury House

SAT, JAN 23, 7 PM - Arts Celebration, The Lobby, Creston


C A L L S  F O R  A R T :

Call for Exhibitions, Polk County Heritage Gallery, Accepting exhibition proposals for 2017

Call for Art: We Are Survivors, Public Space One, Iowa City, DEADLINE Feb 2

Call for Submissions: The Big Dance, Viaduct Gallery, DEADLINE Feb 16

Call to Artists: City Sounds, The Des Moines Public Piano Project, DEADLINE Feb 19

Call to Artists: RING OUT FOR ART, Jefferson, IA DEADLINE Feb 29

Call to Artists: The Iowa Lakeside Lab’s Artist-in-Residence Program, Milford, IA DEADLINE Mar 15

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