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weekly art forecasts from Central Iowa

Who’s exhibiting and opportunities for artists


How to subscribe to the Art Beacon Calendar.

The Art Beacon Calendar is the most comprehensive visual arts event calendar in Iowa. We promote opening receptions, art talks, lectures, calls for art, happenings, field trips, professional development, classes, films and performances. 

Not sure if your event fits? Email us: All submission are reviewed. We reserve the right to edit, alter and remove events at our discretion. 

Rachel Busecalendar, blog