Call for Artists: MORBID MUSE GALA

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DATE Nov 3, 2023 from 7pm-10pm Location Smokestack 62 E 7th St, Dubuque, IA 52001 Event Details Enter the realm of the “Morbid Muse Gala” art exhibit, where artists are invited to embrace the allure of the enigmatic and the beauty found within darkness. This captivating showcase invites artists from all disciplines to explore the […]

Pechakucha Night Dubuque: Volume 20

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DATE November 8th from 5pm-8pm Location Smokestack 62 E 7th St, Dubuque, IA 52001 Get Directions > Event Details Join us November 8th from 5pm-8pm at Smokestack to welcome back Pechakucka Dubuque for their 20th volume of this international community celebration of ideas, stories, and proposals. PechaKucha (Japanese: ぺちゃくちゃ, IPA: , chit-chat) is a storytelling format in […]

First Friday Art Reception featuring The Scenic Art Loop

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DATE January 5th from 7pm-11pm Location Smokestack 62 E 7th St, Dubuque, IA 52001 Get Directions > Event Details Join us January 5th from 7pm-10pm at Smokestack for a First Friday Art Reception featuring the work of the Driftless Region’s Scenic Art Loop, a collective of over 15 visual artists in Dubuque and the surrounding […]

BLACK AS YOU ARE. Art Exhibit and Spoken Word Honoring Black History Month

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DATE Reception: February 2nd, 7-11pm Event Location Smokestack 62 E 7th St, Dubuque, IA 52001 Get Directions >   Event Details In honor of Black History Month, Art For Us and the Dubuque Area Arts Collective are thrilled to extend a special invitation to you for the “Black As You Are” Art Exhibit. This exhibition […]

Dead of Winter: Tattoo Artists Exhibit at First Fridays

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DATE March 1st from 7pm-10pm Location Smokestack 62 E 7th St, Dubuque, IA 52001 Get Directions > Event Details Join us Friday, February 2nd from 7pm-10pm at Smokestack. This unique exhibition showcases the talents of a talented group of local and regional tattoo artists as they push the boundaries of artistic expression through mixed media […]

SOUL SUBLIME GALA: Art Exhibition

EXHIBIT DATE April 5th -21st, open Wed-Sun 5pm-11pm Exhibit Location Smokestack 62 E 7th St, Dubuque, IA 52001 Step out of the shadows and into the sunshine! After the introspection of Morbid Muse, Soul Sublime Exhibition bursts forth as a vibrant celebration of inspiration, beginnings, and growth. This inaugural spring exhibit welcomes you, our esteemed […]

PULSE: Student Art + Music Show / Mentoring Program

DATE April 21 from 3pm-7pm (all ages + free) Location Smokestack 62 E 7th St, Dubuque, IA 52001 Get Directions > Event Details Dubuque Area Arts Collective invites you to the PULSE Art + Music Show featuring local high school students who have worked with local music, art and design professionals to bring you a […]

Fire. Movement. Dreams. New art collections by Ken Bichell, Amy Fullery and Emily Anderson

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DATE May 3rd from 7pm-11pm Location Smokestack 62 E 7th St, Dubuque, IA 52001 Get Directions > Event Details Join us May 3rd from 7pm-10pm at Smokestack for a First Friday Art Reception featuring the work of ceramicist Ken Bichell, painter Amy Fuller and painter Emily Anderson Dubuque Area Arts Collective invites you to the […]

THE JANES DOCUMENTARY: Stories, Art & Advice From Activists

EVENT DATE Friday May 24, 2024 from 5pm-9:30pm Location First Floor of Smokestack – 62 E 7th St, Dubuque, IA 52001 Event Details Come join us for a night of inspiring activism and engagement! The night will feature a viewing of the Emmy award-winning documentary, “The Janes,” an art exhibition, and a panel discussion with […]

The Art of Pride: Midwest Queer Perspectives

RECEPTION DATE June 7, 2024 from 7pm-11pm Location Smokestack 62 E 7th St, Dubuque, IA 52001 Artist Call Details In celebration of the queer experience from the Midwest perspective, this inaugural Pride Month exhibit welcomes area LGBTQ+ identified artists and allies to share their unique creative vision of what being queer in the Midwest looks […]

Echoes of the Mississippi Exhibit – Art & Music for Conservation

FIRST FRIDAY June 7, 2024 from 7-11pm RECEPTION DATE June 9, 2024 from 1:30pm-6pm Location First Floor of Smokestack – 62 E 7th St, Dubuque, IA 52001 Celebrate the majestic beauty of the Mississippi River refuge and its rich biodiversity! This exhibit commemorates the Refuge Centennial in 2024 and the 50th Anniversary of the Endangered […]

LUCK OF THE DRAW: The Playing Card Group Show (Submissions Closed)

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RECEPTION DATE July 5th from 7pm-10pm Location Smokestack 62 E 7th St, Dubuque, IA 52001 Artist Call Details The premise of this show is that artists are given a random playing card from a deck, and they interpret and create a 11″ x 14″ piece inspired by that card.  Each artist is assigned a playing […]