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A Season of Giving

Written by Susan Hatten This time of year is historically noted as the season ...

Celebrate Iowa!

Written by Wicker Van Orsdel December is just plain painful to be outdoors, but ...

White Picket Fence

Written by Susan Hatten Nearly three years ago, my mother sold our large 1940s ...

Chrysalis Turns 25

The Chrysalis Foundation will celebrate its 25th anniversary throughout 2014, starting with a kickoff ...

East Village Revue

Written by Wicker Van Orsdel We’re all cold, but that won’t stop us from ...

A New York State of Mind

Written by Susan Hatten When I turned 30, I spent my birthday in a ...

Local Views

What’s happening with visual art in Des Moines? “Greater Des Moines Exhibited 20” offers ...

On Location

Hey, Iowa. If you’re gunning to make it in Hollywood, you can’t just hang ...

Impermanent Collection

The new Transient Gallery aims to showcase challenging, museum-quality art in an intimate, noncommercial ...

Ruby Slippers

Editor’s Note: Welcome to “Ruby Slippers,” a new dsm blog by Susan Hatten that ...