• Des Moines
  • Art Center
  • 4700 Grand Ave
  • Des Moines, Iowa
  • 515.277.4405
  • Hours | Directions

  • John & Mary Pappajohn
  • Sculpture Park
  • 13th and Grand Ave
  • Downtown
  • Des Moines, Iowa
  • Hours | Directions

Join Art Noir and get closer to the art of today.

Art Noir offers opportunities to experience the Des Moines Art Center 
and contemporary art in unique and exciting ways. From exhibition tours 
with Art Center curators to casual social gatherings and highly-anticipated 
events like the Des Moines Art Center Big Hair Ball, Art Noir programming is designed for those with a passion for art and culture.

Art Noir membership is FREE and open to all active Art Center members. 

In addition to Art Center membership benefits, Art Noir members receive:

  • Free or discounted admission to all Art Noir events
  • Discounted admission to special events such as the Big Hair Ball and Artist Ball
  • Exclusive opportunities to interact with other members and members of other organizations
  • Exclusive opportunities to interact with the Art Center director, curators, and visiting artists
  • Opportunity to attend private tours of exhibitions, art collections, and day/weekend trips to local and regional art museums
  • One free drink at exhibition preview parties
  • Discounts on tickets to special events
  • Opportunity to attend the Annual Meeting
  • Opportunity to volunteer and help plan special events

Join Art Noir

Current Art Center members: Contact us to join Art Noir for free and receive the
Art Noir e-newsletter.
Not an Art Center member?
Join today and sign up for Art Noir at the same time.


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Art Noir Board

2015 Big Hair Ball