creative connections
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Creative Connections: Sam Francis

Students will practice observation and critical thinking, while experiencing the joy of discovery. Creative Connections can be used online with virtual tours or in-person at the Art Center.

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Audio Tour: Museum Moments

The Des Moines Art Center invites you to experience moments of exploration, education, and relaxation through our brief audio clips. Let your mind spend time in our galleries; focus on a single artwork or listen...

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creative connections
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Creative Connections: Jean Dubuffet

Students will practice observation and critical thinking, while experiencing the joy of discovery. Creative Connections can be used online with virtual tours or in-person at the Art Center.

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Pappajohn Sculpture Park Exploration Guide

Welcome to the John and Mary Pappajohn Sculpture Park, an extension of the Des Moines Art Center.  There are many ways to learn: start with a question, create, explore your passions and interests, challenge norms,...

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creative connections
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Creative Connections: Georgia O’Keeffe

Students will practice observation and critical thinking, while experiencing the joy of discovery. Creative Connections can be used online with virtual tours or in-person at the Art Center.

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siendo con el arte
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Siendo con el Arte

Este programa de audioguía de 20 minutos convierte su visita a la galería en una experiencia llena de paz, inspiradora y de meditación.  Al escuchar y seguir las amables indicaciones proporcionadas, verá las obras de...

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creative connections
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Creative Connections: Nick Cave

Students will practice observation and critical thinking, while experiencing the joy of discovery. Creative Connections can be used online with virtual tours or in-person at the Art Center.

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Being With Art

Being with Art is a peaceful guided audio tour grounded in mindfulness and slow-looking practices. Experience art with a new awareness by using the gentle prompts in this 20-minute audio exercise. LISTEN

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