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weekly art forecasts from Central Iowa

Who’s exhibiting and opportunities for artists

Week of 4/23

Jill Dietz of Atomic Kawaii Art and Apparel will be showing her work at the Art Mart.

Jill Dietz of Atomic Kawaii Art and Apparel will be showing her work at the Art Mart.

Art Mart After Dark At Chuck’s

On Saturday, Art Mart After Dark is moving to Chuck’s restaurant for an evening of food, hourly raffles, and affordable local art. This month, there will be nine amazing artists showing their work: Dean Sturtevant, Pati Hope, Steve Hammer, David C West, Pandora Rose, Jennifer Sample, Kate Allender, and Moriah J Renner and Carissa Crittenden. Their work spans everything from paintings to jewelry to digital art, so there’s something for everyone - and every 5$ you spend enters you to win a free drawing.

Stop by Chuck’s Restaurant from 4:30-10pm on Saturday for Art Mart After Dark.

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Thursday

7 PM Fresh Flutes Grinnell College

Friday

5 PM Lianjie Zheng + Inter/national Contemporaries Moberg Gallery

Saturday

4:30 PM Art Mart After Dark Chuck’s Restaurant

7:30 PM RENT Stephen’s Auditorium

Monday

10 AM Butterfly: The Story of a Life Cycle Stephen’s Auditorium

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Art Beacon Artist in Digital Residence: Candace Camling

Opportunities

**new and last chance

**Iowa Arts Council Project Grant Deadline May 1

Art Week Deadline for Print Promotion Submit before May 8th

**POLK COUNTY SOIL & WATER CONSERVATION WATERSHED DISTRICT ARTISTS’ CALL FOR QUALIFICATIONS Deadline May 10

**2019 Iowa State Fair Fine Art Exhibition Deadline May 31

Call for Artist Workshops - Downtown Des Moines Public Library Deadline May 31

2019 Portal: Governors Island (formerly Governors Island Art Fair) Deadline June 5th

**The 13th Annual NewBo Art Fest 2019 Deadline June 14th

**Go Elsewhere 2020! 💌 Call for Applications 💌 Deadline July 8

Additional Opportunities Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs

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Rachel Buse