Art Week Kick Off & Unveiling of Columbus Park Neighborhood Collage

Art Week Kick Off & Unveiling of Columbus Park Neighborhood Collage

When

June 9, 2024    
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Where

The American Legion Post #731
1511 S Union St, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Event Type

Celebrate the beginning of Art Week and the activation of the Columbus Park Neighborhood!
What to expect:
• artists → pick up your Art Week t-shirts!
• everyone → snag a map of the week’s events
• engage in a hands-on collage activity
• view the Columbus Park Neighborhood collages
• enjoy pupusas from Usuluteco Salvadoran Restaurant (free for attendees!)
More about the Columbus Park Neighborhood activation:
Art Week Des Moines Fellow Brittany Brooke Crow created wheat paste collages with photographs submitted by community members with a connection to the neighborhood. The collages have two locations, one of which is across the street from the Legion Hall Post #731.
Locations of the collages:
• west wall of Graziano Brothers
• east & north walls of B&B Market
• north wall of the old Italian-American Cultural Center
All are welcome to attend this event! Family-friendly, free and open to the public