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releases for events, programs, and exhibitions.

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Recent Press Releases


Des Moines Art Center spotlights Des Moines-born Halston and artist-friend Andy Warhol in two new exhibitions

Des Moines Art Center presents Art Crimes Program Series

Des Moines Art Center receives grant award from Humanities Iowa

Tickets now available for Art Meets Fashion events

Des Moines Art Center opens new exhibition, From Speaker to Receiver

Summer on the Hill 2014 opens with "Moonstruck"

Complete Matisse "Jazz" portfolio to open at Des Moines Art Center May 23

Des Moines Art Center offers free event for families in Pappajohn Sculpture Park

Fingerman Lecture at Des Moines Art Center features historian, author Simon Schama

Des Moines Art Center investigates modes of communication in From Speaker to Receiver

Des Moines Art Center presents 34th Black Maria Film + Video Festival

Related programs for Jesper Just: This Is a Landscape of Desire

March fashion film series at Des Moines Art Center

Des Moines Art Center announces "Art Meets Fashion"

Des Moines Art Center premiere U.S. venue for Jesper Just: This Is a Landscape of Desire

Des Moines Art Center announces new print exhibition: Etchasketchathon

Art Center announces new addition to Pappajohn Sculpture Park

Des Moines Art Center continues its Holiday Open House tradition with "A Continental Holiday"

Des Moines Art Center celebrates 13th annual Day of the Dead


New permanent collections book, "Des Moines Art Center Collects" recently published

Des Moines Art Center to host monumental works of El Anatsui

2013 Gala

Des Moines Art Center offers expanded screenings of MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival

Wild Kingdom: Prints of Britain print show opens along with video exhibition,
Richard T. Walker's let this be us

Iowa Artists 2013: Midwest Pressed opens with Gallery Talk and First Friday

New restaurant coming to Des Moines Art Center

Des Moines Art Center receives AAM Accreditation

Phyllida Barlow and related programs

Summer on the Hill 2013 and Art Center 65th birthday party

6th Des Moines Art Center Big Hair Ball celebrates all things hair on June 1

L'estampe originale print exhibition


Kentucky Derby Party 2013

Des Moines Art Center presents Iowa Artists: 2013

Fingerman Lecture features Brazilian artist Vic Muniz

Tickets to Des Moines Art Center 6th Big Hair Ball to go on sale April 19

Des Moines Art Center presents 32nd Black Maria International Film Festival

Phyllida Barlow: Scree

Transparencies: Contemporary Art and A History of Glass (with related programs)

Des Moines Art Center hosts Oscar® Party 


Single-Channel 3: Superflex's Flooded McDonald's

Des Moines Art Center Announces Big Hair Ball 2013 Salon Call for Entry

Vibrations


Double Feature: Art and the Movies

Transparencies: Contemporary Art and A History of Glass

Tis the Season to be Swingin'

Iowa Artists 2012: Print

Pollock Ball

Untitled (Structures)

The Whole World Was Watching

Des Moines Art Center receives Kruidenier Gift

Manhattan Short 2012

Partnership between Art Center and Des Moines Symphony sparks Creativity Day

Des Moines Art Center receives grant award from Pioneer

On Stage: Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trio

2012 Fingerman Lecture: MICHAEL KIMMELMAN Author/Critic/Columnist/Pianist

New exhbition, Miguel Angel Rios: Walkabout, explores contemporary Latin American art

Des Moines Art Center invites artists' work for exhibition

Des Moines Art Center hosts Friday night FEVER

Des Moines Art Center presents two new exhibitions: Delicacies and
Sideshow: Artists and the Circus

Des Moines Art Center receives award from Humanities Iowa

Des Moines Art Center presents The Art of Yoga

Free Flicks at the Des Moines Art Center concludes with Casablanca

Des Moines Art Center receives grant award from Humanities Iowa

Summer on the Hill/First Thursdays Free Flicks and First Fridays Live Music

Des Moines Art Center Hosts HUE

Des Moines Art Center Presents Companion Exhibition to Jackson Pollock Mural:
Hornets' Nest: Abstract Expressionism on Paper


Des Moines Art Center Architecture