Special Resources Related to Covid-19 for Iowa’s Arts, Culture and Creative Industries


In these uncertain times, one thing is clear: Every new solution raises new questions.

Please view this webinar hosted by the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs for Iowa artists, musicians, filmmakers, cultural organizations and creative businesses. It will help you navigate the new maze of grants, CARES Act funded programs, and other resources that have emerged amid the coronavirus pandemic.

This webinar also provides an update on state-funded cultural grants, including Iowa Arts Council grants and Historical Resource Development Program grants.

Webinar Panelists:

Chris Kramer
Director, Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs

Susan Kloewer
Administrator, State Historical Society of Iowa

David Schmitz
Administrator, Iowa Arts Council

Ryan West
Deputy Director, Iowa Workforce Development

Dave Caris
CEO, Community Bankers of Iowa

Sally Dix
Executive Director, BRAVO Greater Des Moines