Art Week Des Moines 2020


River City Art and Music (RCAM) has closely monitored information shared by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) about COVID-19.  Given this is a dynamic and ever evolving situation, in person Riverview Artist Salon events at xBk Live in August and October have been cancelled.

In lieu of in person events, RCAM will open it’s online platforms to ALL Iowa artists FREE of charge.  Iowa artists, musicians, and arts related organizations and businesses can share their words, sounds, passions and works during the following time periods:

  • RAS21 – Wed, Aug 12 – Sun, Aug 23
  • RAS22 – Wed, Oct 14 – Sun, Oct 25

If you are interested in FREE online promotion via Instagram, Facebook and on, send email to and include your name, creative endeavor/s and the name of the Iowa town/city in which you live.  Promotions will run during the time periods listed above.  If you need help in creating a promotion, RCAM will help you create one from images, video, and text you provide.

For over 5 years, RCAM has provided opportunities to all with a passion for the arts and maintains an intentional focus on ensuring inclusion regardless of age, race, sexual orientation, gender identity, physical ability, or socioeconomic backgrounds. RCAM celebrates individuality and invites ALL to experience, to engage, and to connect with Iowa’s creative community.

MISSION: To elevate the status of ALL creatives living in our cities and state and to provide a center for networking, public engagement, new ideas, personal development, and artistic growth.

Follow River City Art and Music on Instagram and Facebook, as well as here on  RCAM shares Iowa Creative’s stories and information, injects insight and inspiration into their worlds, and keeps all followers abreast of art and music news from Iowa and around the world.