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this week

weekly art forecasts from Central Iowa

Who’s exhibiting and opportunities for artists


Artist Opportunities |

January 15: ArtsLink for International Projects

January 15: Creative Access Fellowship for Artists with Spinal Cord Injury

January 31Homestead Monument Residency

February 2Grants to Individual Artists, Creative Capital

February 2Artist Project Grant

February 2Iowa Scholarship for the Arts

February 23Destination Venice

March 1Oscar Howe Summer Art Institute for HS Students

March 10Grin City Emerging Artist Residency

Arts & Culture Job Opportunities |

January 23Graphic Designer, Science Center of Iowa

Ongoing: Development Office, Des Moines Metro Opera

Arts Funding Deadlines |

January 15: ArtsLink for International Projects

January 28The Big Read

February 2Organization Project Grant

February 2Rural Arts Development Project Grant

February 2National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Awards 

Iowa Arts Council Events |

January 15: Real Life Budgeting for Artists Webinar

January 29Tax Prep for Artists

February 12Rural Arts Marketing

March 26Grantseeking Basics for Individuals in the Arts

April 9Grantseeking Basics for Organizations in the Arts

Iowa Arts Council Grantee Events |

January-April: Kaleidoscopia, German American Heritage Center

January 16: Shanren, Orange City Arts Council

January 31Contra Tiempo, Orange City Arts Council

January 31Igor Stravinsky’s Histoire de Soldat, Westminster Fine Art Series

February 13-22The Mountain Top by Katori Hall, Westminster Fine Art Series

February 14Two on Tap, Warren Cultural Center

February 15Was the Word: Heartburn, Working Group Theatre

March 6Opera Iowa Presents Cinderella, Westminster Fine Art Series

March 6-8Oneota Film Festival

March 21I Am Harvey Milk, Des Moines Gay Men’s Chorus

March 22Was the Word: Lions and Lambs, Working Group Theatre

March 30Branson on the Road, Warren Cultural Center

Iowa Public Art Network |

January 30Green Square Sculpture Project 

February 3Art on the River

Links copied from the Iowa Arts Council Newsletter