September 12, 2016

The Iowa Writers’ House Welcomes Rebecca Makkai for September Literary Fiction Workshop

The Iowa Writers' House is honored to announce that the Iowa Writers' Workshop visiting instructor and top ten nominee on the '2016 Lit 50' list, Rebecca Makkai, will be joining…
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Seed Here Studio
December 14, 2015

Seed Here Studio Was A Force Behind Iowa’s Creative Corridor

A stretch of counties near Iowa City and Cedar Rapids in Iowa were having trouble identifying and branding themselves after a massive flood in 2008. From this massive disaster came…
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November 9, 2015

2015 ICCA Award Winners Announced at Celebration of the Arts

Individuals and Organizations Honored for Cultural Impact on Corridor The Iowa Cultural Corridor Alliance (ICCA) announces the winners of the 2015 Collaboration and Reaching Out Awards at Celebration of the…
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Opus Concert Cafe
November 9, 2015

Opus Concert Café Performance: Under the Influence (2)

On November 13 & 14, Doug and Gayle Elliott return to Opus Concert Café in downtown Cedar Rapids to present Under the Influence (2), an evening filled with the music…
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October 26, 2015

Three Corridor Destinations Win Iowa Tourism Awards

The Amana Colonies, the National Motorcycle Museum in Anamosa, and Great American Popcorn in Cedar Rapids were among the Corridor recipients Thursday of Iowa Tourism Awards presented by the Iowa…
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Overalls All Over 2016
July 20, 2015

Overalls All Over: A Grant Wood Experience Public Art Project to Mark Grant Wood’s 125 Birthday in 2016

On the eve of Grant Wood’s 125th birthday and the 15th anniversary of the Overalls All Over public art project in Cedar Rapids, local organizations are working together to bring…
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ICAD Group and MEDCO Receive BRE Awards
May 11, 2015

Creative Corridor Honored for Existing Industry Programs

ICAD Group and MEDCO Receive BRE Awards The Professional Developers of Iowa (PDI) honored economic development organizations from Iowa City, Marion County, Sioux City and the City of Marion during…
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