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this week

weekly art forecasts from Central Iowa

Who’s exhibiting and opportunities for artists

 

week of 4/16

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via Adam Cipcic, “Honor Thy/ We Don’t Get to Choose/ If Only She.” 2016. Oil on Canvas. 96”x 72”

salon #11 / somewhere in between 
Join Yellow Door Gallery in partnership with The University of Iowa’s ATRIUM for art exploration and Salon #11, featuring art by Adam Cipcic (currently of Chicago) and Joe Devera (a Grant Woods Scholar), bio-regional folk herbalism by The Potager, music by Elizabeth Moen, and food by Cyd’s Catering.

tuesday
**last chance: “PHOBIA + SERIES I” Jeff Rider, Polk County Heritage Gallery**
6:30 PM Performance Art & Punk Show at The Split
7 PM Fractals of Identity: Identity through Art, Text, and Music, Public Space One

wednesday
4:30 PM Nocturne 5: Unveiling a New Public Art Acquisition, Morrill Hall, Ames
5 PM This Is Now interactive street art, ISU Design on Main

thursday
6 PM Prismatic: Grand View University Design Portfolio Night, Grand View University Speed Lyceum
7:30 PM Lecture: Andrew Shelton, "Coquettes, Lorettes and ‘Les Grandes Horizontales’: Representations of Sexualized Women in Nineteenth-Century French Visual Culture", University of Iowa Art Building West

friday
12:30pm Workshop: You Be The Judge, Des Moines Art Center
4:20pm To The Nines: A High-Class Flapjack Shindig, Saturday Mfg
5 PM Opening Reception, Mobery Gallery

saturday
10AM Art Day, Urbandale Public Library
4 PM Left/Over Objects MFA Thesis Exhibition, Gallery in the Round
5 PM Bricks & Blocks Exhibition Reception, Grinnell Arts Center
6 PM Salon #11 / Somewhere in Between, Yellow Door Gallery

sunday
1:30 PM “Kusama - Infinity” Screening + Remarks by Curator Laura Burkhalter, Fleur Cinema & Cafe
5 PM FEMIfest 2018, Noce 

opportunities
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** last chance: 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

**new: 2018 IOWA STATE FAIR FINE ART EXHIBITION Deadline June 8**

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