CEDAR RAPIDS — The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art will be free for all visitors through Sept. 2.
Current exhibitions include:
- Looking Forward: New Architecture of Downtown Cedar Rapids
- Looking Back: Vintage Post Cards of Downtown Cedar Rapids
- A Show of Hands: Ceramics from the Collection
- Raising Expectations
- The American Century
- Grant Wood: In Focus
- Art in Roman Life
- Mauricio Lasansky: Master Printmaker
The museum is open from noon to 4 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays, from noon to 8 p.m. Thursdays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays.
Admission is also free at the Grant Wood Studio, where Wood lived and worked from 1924 through 1935 and visitors can observe the decorative details and craftsmanship that went into transforming the loft into a studio, performance space and living quarters. Visitors can stand in the spot where Wood painted some of his most famous works, including American Gothic (1930).
The Grant Wood Studio is open noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through Dec. 31.