Saturday Salon – CCAM Welcomes Ted Kooser

Ted Kooser, who served as U. S. Poet Laureate from 2004 through 2006, will appear at the Clarinda Carnegie Art Museum on Aug. 12 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. The reading of poems from his award-winning chapbook, AT HOME, will mark the museum’s first Saturday Salon. Kooser has written numerous books of poetry, nonfiction, […]

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Manuel Neri: The Modernist Figure from Jan. 18 through May 18, 2018

Works have been placed on loan by Iowa State University Museums, Ames; Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln; Yares Art, New York; Hackett/Mill, San Francisco; The Manuel Neri Trust, San Francisco; Kathryn and Marc LeBaron, Lincoln; Ree and Jun Kaneko, Omaha; Eva and George Neubert, Brownville; exhibition patrons Karen and Robert Duncan, Lincoln, and CCAM. The […]

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Clarinda Carnegie Art Museum opens new exhibition: Crossing Borders, Crossing Boundaries

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Run from Nov. 15 through May 20 Clarinda Carnegie Art Museum Contact: Trish Okamoto, Director Phone: (712) 435-0007 Email: director@clarindacarnegieartmuseum.com Clarinda Carnegie Art Museum opens new exhibition: Crossing Borders, Crossing Boundaries The Clarinda Carnegie Art Museum will host an opening reception on Sunday, Nov. 20, from 1 p.m. to 4 […]

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How Fate Led To A World-Class Art Museum In Small-Town Clarinda, Iowa

By C.J. JANOVY • AUG 17, 2016 Robert and Karen Duncan are well-known art collectors in Lincoln, Nebraska – but they haven’t forgotten their hometown in southwest Iowa. The couple moved to Lincoln in the 1960s, when Robert came to run the family business, Duncan Aviation, a massive airplane service business. They also started collecting […]

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Day of Art: Saturday April 16th At CCAM

Write a small paragraph or create a short video to tell us why art is important in your community, then Email your paragraph or video to us.   You could win an entire afternoon of Art Study, Learning & Creation! Participation is FREE Spaces for class are limited Class is for ages 11-14 only Artist […]

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