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Pollock's "Mural" Pulls in Record-Breaking Numbers

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'Blue House, Munich' Finds New Home: Iowa Family Donates Original Grant Wood Painting to UI Museum of Art

A family of Iowa natives that has been sharing and caring for an original Grant Woodpainting for seven decades is now sharing that painting with Iowan...

Hale appointed as new curator of African and non-Western art

Catherine Hale of Ontario, Canada, has been appointed curator at the University of Iowa Museum of Art. She will serve as curator of African and non-We...

UIMA to have replicas of famous Grant Wood paintings at Johnson County Fair

Put yourself in one of the most famous paintings in the world — Grant Wood's "American Gothic" — at the Johnson County Fair on Thursday, July 28. The ...

'Ridge and Furrow' sculpture to be installed on Cleary Walkway June 28

University of Iowa Media Alert'Ridge and Furrow' sculpture to be installed on Cleary Walkway June 28  WHAT: Installation of “Ridge and Furrow” sculptu...

'Lil Picard and Counterculture New York' exhibition closing May 27

University of Iowa News Release   The University of Iowa Museum of Art (UIMA) landmark retrospective, "Lil Picard and Counterculture New York," will c...

UIMA to showcase artist's videos from the UIMA collection at Studio Arts

University of Iowa News Release Artist videos in the University of Iowa Museum of Art collection will be played on a continuing basis over the next fo...

UIMA films series concludes with 'Fact Meets Fiction' April 15

University of Iowa News Release A University of Iowa Museum of Art film series, "Rites of Resistance: Gender, Performance Art, and Film in the '60s an...

UIMA's annual Levitt Lecture will trace artist's career transition from ceramics to works on paper

University of Iowa News Release A University of Illinois professor of ceramics and drawing who draws inspiration for his work from Tom Waits lyrics wi...

UIMA's Spriestersbach Lecture features Menand on Warhol

University of Iowa News Release Pulitzer Prize-winning author Louis Menand will discuss pop artist Andy Warhol at the Bette Spriestersbach Distinguish...