Arts & Culture

submitted / University of Iowa Museum of Art

The next stop for Jackson Pollock's "Mural" is New York City's Guggenheim museum.

The exhibition called, "Away from the Easel," will open along with the re-opening of the museum on October 3rd.

New Director for Dubuque Museum of Art

Sep 8, 2020

The Dubuque Museum of Art has a new leader, who brings wide-ranging experience from working at major art museums in New York City, Chicago, and Indianapolis.

COVID & the Arts: Avey Grouws Band

Sep 3, 2020
Darren Schultz

Even though 2020 has been a rough year for many bands, it's been a very good year for the Avey Grouws  Band, and it’s getting better all the time. 

COVID & the Arts: Living Proof Anniversary

Sep 3, 2020
Living Proof Exhibit

A Moline-based nonprofit is celebrating its 10th anniversary with a special birdhouse project, a new art exhibit, and an online fundraiser. 

Hilltop Business Association

Hoping to make itself more attractive for visitors, the Hilltop Business Association in Davenport has hired two local artists. They'll paint murals along Harrison Street, on the sides of two buildings.

Circa 21 Mainstage Reopens

Aug 31, 2020
Circa 21 Dinner Playhouse

After being closed for nearly six months, the mainstage at Circa ’21 Dinner Playhouse in Rock Island will again spring to life on September 9th, with the opening of the saucy Southern comedy, “Savannah Sipping Society.” 

COVID & the Arts: QCSO Fall Concerts

Aug 26, 2020

Even though many orchestras nationwide have cancelled their in-person concerts for the fall, the Quad City Symphony Orchestra is proceeding with its Masterworks concerts at the Adler Theatre in Davenport this fall, but with some major changes. 

COVID & the Arts: Ballet QC Moves Outdoors

Aug 25, 2020
Ballet Quad Cities

The professional dance company Ballet Quad Cities is starting its new season outdoors with two performances at the Outing Club in Davenport this Sunday, August 30th.