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Iowa Board of Regents gives final approval and authorization for new Museum of Art building

The University of Iowa Museum of Art is pleased to announce that the Iowa Board of Regents has given final approval and authorization to proceed with ...

UI film on Jackson Pollock's "Mural" earns Emmy nomination

The documentary "Jackson Pollock's Mural: The Story of a Modern Masterpiece" has been nominated for an Emmy!Read more here.

Jackson Pollock's "Mural" returns to the U.S.

Jackson Pollock's "Mural" returns to the U.S. to begin a three-city national tourIowa City Press Citizen 

UIMA reaches Iowans by operating outside of the box

UIMA continues to thrive while operating outside of the box.Iowa Now

UI seeks permission for new museum building

The University of Iowa to ask the Board of Regents to consider schematic designs and a budget for the new museum of art at the June 1-2 meetings. Read...

Can a trip to an art museum ignite creativity in business?

Interim Director Jim Leach thinks it can.  Read about it in the Des Moines Register.

UIMA sets all-time attendance record in 2015-2016

UIMA set a new attendance record during the 2015-2016 fiscal year. Read more here: Official UI press announcement  Cedar Rapids Gazette Des Moines Reg...

Jim Leach named as interim director for UIMA

Read the official University of Iowa press release 

Director Sean O'Harrow to step down

UIMA Director Sean O'Harrow will step down at the end of 2016. Read the official University of Iowa press release Read more here: Iowa City Press Citi...

"Mural" seen by over 140 K visitors in Málaga, Spain

The UIMA-organized exhibition "Jackson Pollock's Mural: Engergy Made Visible" received over 140,000 visitors at the Museo Picasso Málaga, Málaga Spain...