Holiday Open Studio 2021

Holiday Open Studio Thursday, December 16th, 2021 5 - 8pm This holiday season, enjoy a different kind of event. Take a step into a wealth of creativity and experience where these professional artists get their work done, support your local creative community directly, and finish out your last minute shopping with unique locally made works. … Continue reading Holiday Open Studio 2021

Art Vacancy: Free Floating

2015 Along the Skunk River Twelve local artists are taking work to non-traditional space again: this time on the river! Non-invasive, temporary installations will be present for one day only in this free inclusive event. Viewers are required to tube, kayak, or canoe the short Ames stretch of the Skunk River to view the art.

Art Vacancy

ART VACANCY (Ames, IA): Check in, Check out Art Vacancy is an event organized by Ames to facilitate a mutually beneficial relationship between unoccupied spaces and underrepresented art. Ames Collaborative Art ( and ten local artists will briefly descend upon Ames’ Main Street, with the generous support of local property owners and philanthropists. Various … Continue reading Art Vacancy

Pop up! Ames

Pop up! AmesDate: December 2013Location: Design on Main A spontaneous uncurated celebratory exhibition of Ames Artists. From internationally renowned to first time exhibitors, this event brought together a brilliant cross section of artists. Installed, open to the public, and uninstalled in less than 48 hours.