July 30 - 31, 2022


10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Event Details

Join the Des Moines Art Center for our free two-day ART & ACTIVISM workshop for teens.

Explore photography, publication, and installation with Latinx visual artists Xavier Tavera and Bobby Marines. Using the Art Center’s permanent collections and exhibitions as a catalyst, discuss social movements with your peers and discover the power of activism through artistic expression. Students are encouraged to learn how the intersections of our identity shape our lives and experiences and how art enhances individuals and society.


Art + Activism is a two-day workshop:
Saturday, July 30 and Sunday, July 31
10 am – 3 pm both days
Registration required

Art & Activism programming is provided at no cost to participants through the generosity of donors and Art Center members.


Des Moines Art Center
4700 Grand Ave
Des Moines, IA 50312 United States