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Iowa goes ‘Gothic’ for Grant Wood’s 125th birthday

Iowa goes ‘Gothic’ for Grant Wood’s 125th birthday

April 13, 2016 | News | No Comments

“Thank goodness for stereotypes. Without them, few folks nowadays would have ever heard of Grant Wood.” Read more of this article via the Chicago...

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Overalls to Go All Over Cedar Rapids for Grant Wood Event

Overalls to Go All Over Cedar Rapids for Grant Wood Event

February 22, 2016 | News | No Comments

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) – Different versions of Grant Wood’s ‘American Gothic’ painting will be popping up around Cedar Rapids in the spring. On Friday,...

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Overalls All Over Statues Arriving in Cedar Rapids

Overalls All Over Statues Arriving in Cedar Rapids

February 18, 2016 | News | No Comments

More than 20 6’ fiberglass Overalls All Over statues are arriving at NewBo City Market Friday, February 19 at 12:00 p.m. to be picked...

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“NewBo festival debuts ‘American Gothic’ public art projects” in Hoopla

“NewBo festival debuts ‘American Gothic’ public art projects” in Hoopla

September 10, 2015 | News | No Comments

Cedar Rapid’s entertainment magazine, Hoopla, highlighted the CR Overalls project online on September 8, 2015: They also included some feedback from our event organizers: You can...

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

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

June 19, 2015 | News, Press Release | No Comments

The Overalls All Over project will include approximately 30-40 life-sized 6’ fiberglass statues depicting the farmer and daughter from the American Gothic painting.

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