In conjunction with Music University, our annual fall music industry conference, the Des Moines Music Coalition is hosting a curated pop-up art exhibition at Hill Vintage & Knits on Oct. 1 from 5-7pm!


If you would like to submit your work for consideration, please read the submission guidelines below:


– The art must be music- or music industry-themed (open for interpretation!)
– Only hanging pieces will be accepted
– Pieces selected for the exhibition must be wired for hanging by the artist and artists will be required to provide a Command strip to hang their work
– Artists must be able to hand-deliver and pick up the artwork (mailed submissions will not be accepted)


Submissions will be accepted now through Monday, Sept. 19, 2016 at 5:00pm CST. Artists will be notified shortly after of acceptance.

  1. To apply, please submit the following information:

    Artist name
    Title of the work
    Photograph(s) of the work with the filename to include the artist’s last name and title of the work
  2. If your work is for sale, please include your contact information and pricing information


Please email questions and submissions to


***Artists are not limited to the number of music-themed submissions
***Please note this is a curated exhibition and not all pieces are guaranteed acceptance