FIRST FRIDAY / Momentum

Host: Mainframe Studios and Community Support Advocates

Time: 5:00 PM — 8:00 PM

MOMENTUM ART EXHIBITION | 18th Annual Works of Growth & Recovery juried exhibition featuring Central Iowa artists living with disabilities or mental illness.

Mainframe Studios is excited to partner with Community Support Advocates for a barrier-free First Friday as we take steps to improve accessibility. In addition to live and virtual viewing options, promotional materials are designed using Americans with Disabilities Act guidelines for printed materials. Artworks will be accompanied by recorded artwork descriptions.

MOMENTUM // See Community Support Advocate's 18th annual exhibition, juried by artist Robert Moore. This one-of-a-kind art exhibit features Central Iowa artists with disabilities, mental health conditions, or brain injuries.

ABILITY IN MOTION // Artist Amenda Tate  partnered with Momentum to offer an interactive art experience for persons of all mobility levels. Visit the third floor gallery to see the resulting artworks.

SIMPSON PRODUCTIONS // Simpson Productions Presents excerpts from two one-act operas: Trouble in Tahiti, music and libretto by Leonard Bernstein and Gallantry: A Soap Opera, music by Douglas Moore and libretto by Arnold Sundgaard.

FOOD + DRINK // Tangerine Food Co serves food and drinks in our contemporary window-lined event space.

OPEN STUDIOS // Explore four floors of studios filled with talented artists and arts nonprofits!

Make a night of it at Mainframe Studios, where every First Friday of the month we present a new themed art experience that is free and open to the public.

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