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Tuesday, June 25 • 6:00pm - 9:00pm
West End Art Amble

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It's time to amble in the West End Artist District again, and this time it's for Art Week Des Moines. Come explore the neighborhood teaming with food, fun and art!

Stops not to miss:
Des Moines Social Club
Mini Golf at the Social Club
Plein Air Painting Opening Reception
And more!

Art Terrarium
An eclectic showcase featuring pottery by Anna Cowley Ford and Natalie Lynn; Photography by Scott Feid (@sxdot), Tobias (@borgology), Tatiana Giacinti (@tatianagia), Rylie Glenn. All with music provided by Leece and other brilliant artists Niko Lewis and Jordan Luckow (@ultrachronicmonstah).

5 PM Music by Max Wellman. Happy hour menu available for the evening.

Crane Artist Lofts
Tend Rend Mend Join several artists from Des Moines and Ames for a night of destruction and creation! 
The Side Garage Print on-demand, limited edition West End Artist District shirts

Pappajohn Sculpture Park
Art Pups: Dog and People Walk presented by the Des Moines Art Center

Three Dish Night - Art Week 2019
Headliners: Brent Holland, David Baruthio, and John Krantz
The trio will present an art exhibition and curated-cuisine influenced by the aesthetics. Dinner is accompanied by interpretive jazz music while patrons gaze across the Pappajohn Sculpture Park. 
Reservations are strongly encouraged.

Oliver + James Art Pop-Up with Monica Cohen - Art Week DSM 2019 Final exhibition before Monica Cohen leaves Des Moines.

What Is Art? An art movement.

The Fitch Building Bi-Annual Open House 6-9PM
20+ Artists to visit and see where they make their work.
Special events:

Public Participatory Dance Painting
1st Floor in the Fitch Building
Join artist, Amenda Tate, and her motion-controlled paint-bot creation, Manibus, to help create a collaborative community painting. Take a turn to wear the controller device on your wrist and dance to instruct the robot in painting your marks.

The Cream -- Unveiling
Studio 309
Artists Larassa Kabel and Stephanie Brunia have begun a new studio visit project called The Cream. They have been traveling around the state meeting artists in their work spaces, asking them about their practices, and photographing behind the scene. This has revealed the how's and why's of some of Iowa's most interesting artists. They will be launching their initiative during open studios with some of those artists on hand to answer questions and holding a drawing for a piece of art.


Tuesday June 25, 2019 6:00pm - 9:00pm CDT
The West End Artist District From the Fitch to the Social Club, between the Sculpture Park and the Art Terrarium.