Current Exhibitions

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Developing Expressions
April 15 - May 13, 2018
Opening Reception: April 15, 1-4 p.m. Sponsored by Friends of the Hearst
This annual exhibition features works by students from the elementary and secondary schools in Cedar Falls. The emerging talent of young artists provides an immpressive and diverse exhibition with works in all media including ceramics, photography, printmaking, and painting.










River Series by John Page

Virtual Exhibition: River Series by John Page (Click to view)

John Page is a Michigan-born American artist. Educated at the Minneapolis School of Art (now Minneapolis College of Art and Design), Art Students League of New York, University of Michigan, and the University of Iowa, he taught for many years at the University of Northern Iowa.

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow: Original Book Illustrations by Gary Kelley (Click to view)



Upcoming Exhibitions

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Prints and Paintings by John Page
May 24 - June 24, 2018
Opening Reception: May 24, 5:30-7 p.m.
Enjoy a glass of wine and listen to music performed by the Bob Washut Trio.




Ukiyo-e to Shin Hanga: Japanese Woodcuts from Syracuse University Art Collection
May 24 - July 13, 2018
Closing Reception: TBA
the prints on view date from the height of color Ukiyo-e printmaking (c1780-1868) through Japan's Meiji period (1868-1912) to twentieth century impressions of the Shin Hanga movement (1915-1940s). Masters of this medium are represented, including the work of Utamaro, Kuniyoshi, Hokusai, Hiroshida, Tsuchiya Koitsu and Yoshida Hiroshi. The prints exemplify the soft, painterly style that is synonymous with the Japanese woodcut, and illustrates the wide range of subjects from courtesans to Kabuki theater and the Japanese landscape.

Julia Anderson-Miller Clerihews Illustrated- CANCELLED
May 24 - June 24, 2018

Works by Michael Broshar
July 6 - August 12, 2018
Opening Reception: TBA
Works in watercolor by this architect-turned-artist are on display.

21 Etchings and Poems
July 28 - September 9, 2018
Opening Reception: TBA
21 Etchings and Poems was a landmark publication that had a profound impact on contemporary art and culture. This exhibition presents twenty-one prints that paired artists and authors to create unique works of art. The partnerships for this project included well-known artists and poets Peter Grippe and Dylan Thomas, Willem de Kooning and Harold Rosenberg, Letterio Calapai and William Carlos Williams, and Franz Kine and Frank O'Hara, among others.

Dave Wieland Photography
August 23 - September 23, 2018
Opening Reception: TBA




James & Meryl Hearst Center for the Arts
304 W. Seerley Boulevard
Cedar Falls, Iowa, 50613
Gallery Hours
Mondays | Closed
Tuesday & Thursday | 10:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday & Friday | 10:00am-5:00pm
Saturday & Sunday | 1:00pm-4:00pm
Hearst Center for the Arts is part of the Department of
Municipal Operations & Programs, City of Cedar Falls.
City of Cedar Falls