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weekly art forecasts from Central Iowa

Who’s exhibiting and opportunities for artists

 

Week of 2/22

See selections from Annick Sjobakken’s series ‘Homes of Steel’ in the exhibit Captured in Des Moines. Award reception Sunday at the Polk County Heritage Gallery. ( source )

See selections from Annick Sjobakken’s series ‘Homes of Steel’ in the exhibit Captured in Des Moines. Award reception Sunday at the Polk County Heritage Gallery. (source)

Captured in Des Moines


Captured in Des Moines is Polk County Heritage Gallery’s first-ever juried photography exhibition that gives an opportunity for Iowa photographers to exhibit in our historic downtown Des Moines gallery for about seven weeks.

The exhibition aims to highlight the city of Des Moines through the lens of talented photographers, to display all types of photographic works including digital, analog, showcase their favorite places, people, events, and the best of their "DSM vibe!

Juried Photo Exhibition - Juror: Ben Easter
JANUARY 21, 2019 - MARCH 8, 2019

RECEPTION & ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE WINNERS Event details
SUNDAY FEBRUARY 24, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

During the reception, Ben Easter will honor the deserving talents with eight awards:
-One BEST OF SHOW,
-Four MERIT AWARDS
-Three HONORABLE MENTION AWARDS.

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The week:

Mon 12 PM Julia Franklin Artist Talk Graceland University

Mon 5 PM Celebrate Black History Month at the Anderson Gallery Drake University

Tue 2 PM Art Project Grant Informational Webinar Iowa Arts Council

Wed 6 PM A Conversation with the 2018 YP Creative of the Year Finalists Greater Des Moines Partnership Building

Wed 7 PM Live Painting ft. Iven Jones DSM Brew

Thur 2 PM ArtUp: Murals & Other Ways to Introduce Public Art Iowa Arts Council

Fri 5 PM The Infinite Depth of the Photograph Frame Works

Sun 2 PM Reception and Awards - Captured in Des Moines Polk County Heritage Gallery

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Art Beacon Artist in Digital Residence: Molly Wood

Opportunities

**new and last chance

**City Sounds 2019 Deadline February 25th

**Design on Main Gallery Call for Art 2020 Deadline February 28th

Nomadic Press Deadline February 28th

Into the Blue: Iowa Artists Juried Deadline March 1

ACRE Residency Deadline March 10th

Ring Out for Art 2019 Deadline March 12th

DUMA Biennial Deadline March 14th

Iowa Artist Fellowship Program Deadline March 15th

**Art on the Prairie, Call for Artists Deadline March 15th

**Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts 2020 Spring and Summer Artist-in-Residence Program March 17th

Des Moines Underground Film Fest Deadline April 20th

Additional Opportunities Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs

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