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Week of August 31


Manibus is a robotic painting device that translates motion to linear renderings in acrylic on paper. Meet the artist and inventor, Amenda Tate, and participate in a dance-painting, or come to watch the process. See the exhibit of Manibus paintings on display in the Pioneer Room through September 11.

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4 PM Polish Your Pitch: A Panel Discussion Ames
6 PM Collaborative Dance-Painting-Happening with Amenda Tate Ames

LAST CHANCE Art at the Library: Benjamin Gardner
8 AM Art Hang - Breakfast Ritual Cafe
5 PM RJ’s Daily Dick Doodles Barnum Factory
6 PM Art Show - Michelle Holley Firecracker Brewery
6 PM For the Common Good: AVC Faculty Ames

labor day
9 AM 5th Annual Des Moines Mini Maker Faire Science Center


**new and last chance**

**Luminarium Volunteers Needed! Sign Up**

**Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden Call for 2019 Exhibitions Deadline September 1**

**BVU Art Gallery Call for Exhibition Proposals Deadline September 1**

Quad City Arts’ Rock Island Gallery Deadline September 16

Call for Public Art & Urban “Prototype” Proposals Deadline September 21

2019 Art on the Campus Deadline September 30th

Finding Inspiration-CFE Deadline November 11th

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