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Overalls All Over – Where Are They Now?

Overalls All Over – Where Are They Now?

January 24, 2017 | News | No Comments

While Overalls All Over: A Grant Wood Experience officially ended in September 2016, many of the American Gothic themed statues are still on public...

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Scavenger Hunting the Grant Wood “Overalls All Over” Way

Scavenger Hunting the Grant Wood “Overalls All Over” Way

July 15, 2016 | News | No Comments

To honor Grant Wood’s 125th birthday, 25 American Gothic statues – sponsored by area businesses and painted by regional artists – have taken up...

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“Bounty” in the MedQ

“Bounty” in the MedQ

July 6, 2016 | News | No Comments

Read more about artist Todd Sabin’s work on the “Bounty” statue for The MedQuarter Regional Medical District. Don’t you love the intricate details on...

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Making American Hipster

Making American Hipster

July 6, 2016 | News | No Comments

Have you been curious about the process for designing the Overalls All Over statues? Here’s a little insight into the making of the City...

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25 reasons to visit Cedar Rapids this summer

25 reasons to visit Cedar Rapids this summer

July 6, 2016 | News | No Comments

One-hundred-twenty-five years ago in 1891, Iowa saw the birth of Grant Wood, who became a famous American artist. As a young man, he studied...

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Anniversary weekend getaway to eastern Iowa

Anniversary weekend getaway to eastern Iowa

July 6, 2016 | News | No Comments

Via Iowa Girl on the Go: “I’ve visited Cedar Rapids so many times now that I’ve lost count, and I’ve blogged about attractions in...

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Weekend Getaway in Cedar Rapids

Weekend Getaway in Cedar Rapids

July 6, 2016 | News | No Comments

My family and I recently moved back to Iowa and even though I grew up very close to Cedar Rapids, I’d never really taken...

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Overalls All Over Cedar Rapids through Labor Day 2016

Overalls All Over Cedar Rapids through Labor Day 2016

June 15, 2016 | News | No Comments

What makes Overalls All Over unique? The subject, Grant Wood’s American Gothic painting, known world-wide and one of the most parodied 20th-century American art...

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‘American Gothic’ statues add whimsy, color to local landscapes

‘American Gothic’ statues add whimsy, color to local landscapes

May 7, 2016 | News | No Comments

  “Overalls All Over, an outdoor public-art project that debuted 15 years ago, is back, with 25 all-new fiberglass statues taking their places this...

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Grab your pitchfork and take an “American Gothic”-themed road trip

Grab your pitchfork and take an “American Gothic”-themed road trip

May 1, 2016 | News | No Comments

A drive through eastern Iowa is the best way to appreciate one of the country’s most famous images via Smithsonian.com Read the entire article...

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