Announcing Phase Two of We the Many
Jan. 18. 2023
Midwestern organizations Sacred Pipe Resource Center, For the Love of the Arts, and La Luz Centro Cultural are taking part in the second round of Arts Midwest’s community-based artist-in-residency program.
A Hub for Creativity and Community in Iowa City
Dec. 8. 2022
After an unassuming start, an ad hoc theater collective morphed into Public Space One. Cheryl Graham writes about this 20-year-old artist-led, community-driven, contemporary art center in Iowa City and how...
80/35 Powers Des Moines Music
Jul. 28. 2022
What do Japanese Breakfast, a breakdancing crew, and a Des Moines-themed board game have in common? You could’ve found them all at this year’s 80/35 Music Festival.
Iowa and Israel Ignite “One Spirit” Through Collaborative Music Video
May. 6. 2022
Amidst times of uncertainty and chaos, an unexpected musical connection creates cross-cultural unification.
Workers Rights and Literature Unite in Iowa City Big Read
Aug. 9. 2021
Iowa City, Iowa is a bookish town. The first American UNESCO City of Literature, it is known for extensive University writing programs, a famous bookstore, Prairie Lights, and a community of open-minded...
From Foraging to Fat Pat’s, the Driftless Region Brims with Ingenuity
Mar. 30. 2021
Mushrooms, multi-use spaces, murals, and more? Explore an often-overlooked corner of the Midwest with local writer Elisabeth A. Fondell, and discover how the Driftless Region is delicious, distinctive, and utterly...