Elizabeth Wallace discovers local artists to feature at UIMA ‘First Fridays’ event series

Elizabeth Wallace is the PR Coordinator for the University of Iowa Museum of Art (UIMA). She specializes in any and all external relations including event coordination, interviews, the UIMA magazine and anything that involves the public face of the museum.  She was raised in Iowa City, IA.

‘First Fridays’ is a series of social events scheduled to take place the first Friday of every month at the Hotel Vetro in the pedmall. The events take place from 5-7 p.m. and feature artists of all mediums as well as hors d’oeuvres from Formosa and the Bread Garden Market. ‘First Fridays’ are sponsored by Susie and Tom Bender, Susan and Sandy Boyd and H. Dee & Myrene Hoover.

The UIMA was established in 1969 and has one of the most impressive university art collections in the nation. The museum continues to expand and practice creative outreach to bring the experience of art to the people of the community as well as others who are invested and in the arts.

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