Press Releases



  • Angela Ossian starts as Executive Director October 3; outgoing ED Kim Poam Logan will remain to support during transition. Des Moines, IA—September 27, 2016Download Press Release ###

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  • Des Moines, IA—February 18, 2016Metro Arts Alliance announced today that the following bands and sites have been selected for the 34th year of Jazz in July. For more than three decades, Metro Arts Alliance has made a deep impact in our communities with their contribution to live music. Jazz in July is Iowa’s longest-running summer music festival that evolves every ...

  • Des Moines, IA—February 16, 2016Metro Arts Alliance of Greater Des Moines (Metro Arts) announced today that its officer Dusty Rauschenberg would join 100 public, private, philanthropic, community, and arts sector leaders from around the region at the upcoming New Community Visions Forum hosted by Americans for the Arts (AFTA).According to AFTA, “New Community Visions is designed to surface new knowledge ...