• 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

Art Center members have opportunities to attend special programs,
designed with them in mind, throughout the year. Programs listed
here are FREE* and open to all members.

*Reservations are required for member programs and can be made
via email or by phone 515.271.0327.


  • Member Orientation: Women in Art

    Saturday, November 15 / 11 am
    Art Center lobby

    Learn about female artists in the Art Center's permanent collection. This tour is perfect for new members and experts alike!

    Cecily Brown (English, active United States, born 1969)
    Half-Bind, 2005
    Oil on linen
    103 x 83 inches
    Purchased with funds from the Coffin Fine Arts Trust; Nathan Emory Coffin Collection of the
    Des Moines Art Center, 2006.13
    Photo credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines, Iowa