Des Moines Art Center

The Des Moines Art Center is an impressive museum featuring buildings designed by some of the most well-known architects of the 20th century; Eliel Saarinen, I.M. Pei and Richard Meier.

As these photos show, the art isn’t too bad either.

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“Rescue 2013” by Nick Cave

 

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“Nude Study for the Burghers of Calais: Pierre de Wiessant” by Auguste Rodin

 

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“Holy Family” Amanda De Leon

 

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“Automat 1927” by Edward Hopper

 

“The Disciples See Christ Walking on the Water” and “Christ Learning to Read” by Henry Ossawa Tanner.

 

Bandage Girl- K Smith

“Bandage Girl” by Kiki Smith.

Tangerine, the restaurant at the art center, is a great place to stop for a bite to eat.

 

 

 

 

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