What's on your Art Week Sched?

Saturday, June 16, 2018

Two ways to plan your Art Week: Download this Printable Intinerary: Art Week 2018 or Create a custom schedule with the Art Week 2018 Sched for all... Read more

Art Week Poster Reveal - Free Color Page Download

Thursday, June 7, 2018

          If you have been diligently reading the Art Week Instagram, you may have seen a few of Mia Farrell’s beautiful drawings of artistic sites in Des Moines. The 2018 Art Week poster... Read more

4th Annual Plein Air Painting Festival Announced

Thursday, February 15, 2018

4th Annual 48 Hour Plein Air Painting Festival: 48 hours of outdoor painting in your favorite Des Moines location, culminating in an artist reception and... Read more

2018 Urban Visionaries Show Announced

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Visionary Services, Inc, a website design and development company in Des Moines, IA is happy to announce the fifth year of the Urban Visionaries art... Read more

2018 Art Week is Officially Announced

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Art Week 2018 What will YOU do for Art Week 2018? The fourth annual Art Week Des Moines will take place June 18  - June 24th.  Art Week is an artist... Read more

DSMWeekly June 13, 2017

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Many thanks to the DSMWeekly email blast that put out the word about Art Week 2017 in their June 13 edition.       DSMWeekly ART WEEK, A CRESCENDO... Read more

Des Moines Storytellers Project event announced

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Art Week Des Moines is happy to share the news about the recently announced Des Moines Storytellers Project.  This event is to be held June 21st at Bash... Read more

Fitch Building Print Portfolio Night Announced for AW 2017

Monday, March 13, 2017

We are very excited to announce that the Fith Building will be participating in Art Week 2017.  Fitch will be hosting a Print Portfolio show during the... Read more

Art Week 2017 is Officially in the Planning stages

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

It's January 2017 and that means it is time to start looking forward to Art Week 2017!   Planning meetings are already hapening and various groups are already... Read more

OMG DSM - new podcast

Monday, June 20, 2016

Check out the great podcast from OMGDSM.   K.O Myers caught up with a number of the Art Week Des Moines committee members and art luminaries from around... Read more

Art Route Des Moines Announced

Monday, June 20, 2016

Monday, June 20, 2016 MEDIA ADVISORY Area Leaders to Unveil Major Regional Public Art Project at Press Conference  What:              Area leaders will unveil details and officially launch the Art Route path in Downtown Des Moines, as well as share exciting new... Read more

Des Moines Art Festival just weeks away..

Thursday, June 9, 2016

 Des Moines Arts Festival® allows guests to "go where it takes you…®"  Des Moines, IA–June 8, 2016 – Following the Des Moines Arts Festival® call to action to "go where it takes you…®" shouldn't be... Read more

Larassa Kabel Selected for Public Art Bus Wrap

Friday, May 27, 2016

  Tuesday, 26 May 2016 Larassa Kabel Selected as Artist for Fourth Public Art Bus Wrap Des Moines, IA — The Greater Des Moines Public Art Foundation announces that the... Read more

Student Mural Back on Track - Des Moines Register

Thursday, May 19, 2016

As we head into Art Week 2016 there has been plenty of activity in the art scene in Des Moines.  None more visible than the scuffle over the student made... Read more

Co-Creators of Art Week Liz Rodgers Adelman and David Safris Grace the Pages of dsm Magazine

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Last night's unveiling of the May/June issue of dsm magazine was a big night for Art Week Des Moines! More than 500 guests swarmed the modern and rustic-chic... Read more

Des Moines Central Library Opens New Gallery

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Exciting news for Iowa Artists.  The Des Moines Central Library is opening a new gallery on June 1st 2016.  Fueche Vang tells us that the new gallery "... Read more

Salon 4700 Schedules art week 2016 event

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Art Week Des Moines is happy to announce the Des Moines Art Center member group Salon 4700 has scheduled an event the Monday of Art Week 2016. Salon 4700... Read more

Fitch Building Schedules Art Week Des Moines Event

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

The Fitch Studios building has been an important part of the Des Moines art scene for many years.  For 2016 they are hosting an open house as part of Art... Read more

Art Week 2016 Kicks off

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Art Week Des Moines 2016 announced! After a hugely successful inagural event in 2015 the Art Week Des Moines event is offiicially launched for 2016.  A... Read more

Thank you to Art Beacon

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Art Beacon Blog has added the Art Week schedule to their website.   Many thanks to the Art Beacon team for the support.   They also did a feature on... Read more

Art Week Des Moines covered in Downtown Des Moines Magazine

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Check out the great article about Art Week Des Moines in the Downtown Living Magazine Art Week is a new concept that David Safris first envisioned and was able... Read more

Art Week Des Moines Press Release

Monday, June 8, 2015

Des Moines, IA– June 8, 2015 – A new multi-day festival celebrating local artists debuts June 22-28.  Art Week Des Moines is designed to generate excitement for local art... Read more

Art Week Des Moines keeps growing

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Well, it is officially a week of art and fun in Des Moines, Iowa for the first annual Art Week Des Moines. Many great venues have stepped forward with... Read more

Art Week Des Moines in DSM weekly

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

A big thank you from Art Week Des Moines to Belle Du Chene and the DSM weekly for their coverage in the April 28 email blast.  Art Week Des Moines To Debut By... Read more

Social Club Announces Painting Event

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

The Des Moines Social Club has announced an exciting new event for Art Week Des Moines:  Plein Aire Painting Festival Cyndi Pederson of the Des Moines... Read more

Urban Visionaries Announces Art Week Show

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Urban Visionaries Art Week Show 2015. Visionary Services, Inc. has announced the second installment of the Urban Visionaries show. The show will be... Read more

Des Moines Arts Festival and Art Week Des Moines

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

The Des Moines Arts Festival has announced its dates and their lineup of events for the 2015 season. The Arts Festival will anchor the closing weekend... Read more
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