Established in New York City in 1997, The MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival receives over 500 entries from over 40 countries each year. Ten entries are selected as finalists in the annual Festival and are then packaged and distributed on DVD to participating theaters.
On Sunday, August 25, 1:30 pm, the Art Center will welcome artist Joyce J. Scott for a candid talk about her life and work. Titled “Joyce J. Scott: My Best Voice is an Artist,” the lecture will take place in Levitt Auditorium.
Local philanthropists John and Mary Pappajohn have donated funds to the Des Moines Art Center for the purchase of LOVEby American Pop artist Robert Indiana for placement in the Pappajohn Sculpture Park.