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this week

weekly art forecasts from Central Iowa

Who’s exhibiting and opportunities for artists

 

Week of 4/13

via bermanlaura“Across 14”, watercolor and gouache, 5 x 5”, 2017. 

gallery night in valley junction

Please join Olson-Larsen Galleries for the opening reception of ORGANIC FORMS: New Work by Laura Berman, Mary Merkel-Hess, and Ken Smith. We will also have a new installation by Des Moines artist, EJ Frye in our alternative exhibition space, OL Guild at 201 4th Street. Stop by both locations during this fun evening of art and merriment for Gallery Night in Historic Valley Junction!


thursday

6:30 Lecture: Mary Mattingly: “The Supply Chain and the Sublime” Des Moines Art Center

friday

11 AM Mary Mattingly: Collaborative Public Performance Des Moines Art Center

5 PM ORGANIC FORMS: New Work by Laura Berman, Mary Merkel-Hess, and Ken Smith Olson Larsen 

5 PM Spring Gallery Night Historic Valley Junction

6 PM Art Show - Plum Forward Collaboration Firetrucker Brewery

saturday

10 AM Slow Art Day 2018 Des Moines Art Center

10 AM Mary Mattingly: Collaborative Public Performance Des Moines Art Center

1 PM PILGRIMAGE with Mary Mattingly Des Moines Art Center

11 AM Omaha Zine Fest 2018 The Union for Contemporary Art

2 PM Meet the Artist: Davenport Figge Art Museum

7 PM It’s Time We Talk Public Space One

opportunities 

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Harpo Foundation Deadline April 20

Iowa Arts Council Project Grants Deadline May 1

Submit Events for the 2018 Art Week Des Moines Deadline May 31

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