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The latest news, stories, and information posted to our blog.

“The Artist Project: What Artists See When They Look at Art” is the book version of the web series the Met produced in 2015-16....

Artist Chris Fox has created a mind warping public sculpture in Sydney, Australia’s heritage-listed underground railway station Wynard. Interloop is Fox’s answer to repurposing the...

12 | 05 | 17Guardian Angel

Des Moines, Iowa: At the beginning of December, the painting called “Guardian Angel” (1885) by Theodore Leistner was unveiled. Now the community is invited...

Today (01 Dec 2017), ARTnews posted a new article that heralds the important public art project called “A Monumental Journey.” A MUST READ! The...

The Greater Des Moines Public Art Foundation says “Bravo!” Last night a thoughtful, exciting plan called “Regional Cultural Assessment” for arts and culture in...

Miami, Florida: A new public art project called FLOWER POWER is a monumental site-specific installation by Miami-based collective R & R Studios. Roberto Behar...

Des Moines, Iowa: The Polk County Conservation Public Arts Committee invites artists to submit an application to create an outdoor entrance artwork for the...

Des Moines, IA (31 August 2017) — The Polk County Board of Supervisors has authorized a $100,000 Community Development Grant, Polk County, Iowa to...

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