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this week

weekly art forecasts from Central Iowa

Who’s exhibiting and opportunities for artists

 

Week of 1/4

David Dunlap Please note that this beautiful image of MLK jr is by Dominique Kantrel McCoy, who joins Howard and David. Thank you Dominiqe. (Source: Sandy Dyas)

THIS IS ALWAYS FINISHED

It's First Thursday in New Bohemia! If you're out and about, stop by CSPS Hall and experience these continuing exhibits: 'A Way Not To Be Broken,' collages and constructions by Cedar Rapids' Chris Carman and 'This Is Always Finished,' a collaborative installation by Iowa City artists David Dunlap and Howard Rogovin. Also continuing: 'Enough Is Enough: 22 Artists Respond to Gun Violence,' and 'Muro (Wall),' a video installation by Mexican painter and ceramics artist Bosco Sodi. Other First Thursday events take place at Black Earth GalleryThe iowa Ceramics Center and Glass StudioRaygun, and other neighborhood venues.

Thursday

5 PM Camera Bold, a collection of photographers Black Earth Gallery

5 PM First Thursday CSPS

Friday

5 PM Keep It Mellow Open House Mainframe

6 PM Shannon Rodriguez DSM Brew

6 PM Pairings by Peter Goché + Mitchell Squire Omaha

7 PM Listen To Rap/Look At Paintings: A Rob Braune Feature Film SKRRT The Lift

Saturday

6 PM “Objet Petit A” closing party Marin Gallery

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Art Beacon Artist in Digital Residence: Amenda Tate

Opportunities

**new and last chance

**DES MOINES ARTS FESTIVAL® APPLICATIONS January 7th

**Call to photographers - Captured in Des Moines Deadline 9th

Art Along the Trail Deadline January 11th

**The Neon Museum National Artist Residency (AIR) Deadline February 1

**ACRE Residency Deadline March 10

Ring Out for Art 2019 Deadline March 12th

Iowa Artist Fellowship Program Deadline March 15th

**Des Moines Underground Film Fest Deadline April 20th

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