Iowa's Cultural Corridor Alliance

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The Iowa Cultural Corridor Alliance (ICCA) is a partnership of cultural organizations throughout eleven counties in and around Iowa’s Creative Corridor.


The mission of ICCA is to promote the varied cultural activities of its partner organizations and to nurture a sustainable cultural community.

ICCA is the community resource for Arts, Culture and Entertainment, offering our members and the community advocacy-focused events, educational programming, professional development, and arts and culture awareness.

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The arts mean business in Iowa’s Creative Corridor!

In FY2010, the Corridor’s non-profit arts and culture industry generated:

$79.8 million

annual economic activity


full-time equivalent jobs

$7.4 million

local and state government revenue

$52.4 million

household income to local residents

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Call for Artists
April 17, 2019

Applications Open to Americans Age 15-18 for 2-Week Summer Writing Camps at the University of Iowa’s International Writing Program

Creative Writing Brings Students from the U.S. & Around the World to Short Summer Residencies in Iowa IOWA CITY, IOWA — The International Writing Program (IWP) welcomes students from all…
Partner News
April 17, 2019

The University of Iowa Department of Dance presents BFA Concert 2019: Rooting Upwards

Rooting Upwards. Credit: Jonah Terry Iowa City, Iowa—The University of Iowa Department of Dance is pleased to present Rooting Upwards, a BFA Concert featuring the work of Kaitlin Craven, Shannon…
West Music Logo Partner News
April 17, 2019

West Music & D’Addario To Host Guitar Restring Events Benefiting the United Action for Youth and Eastern Iowa Arts Academy

West Music & D’Addario To Host a Guitar Restring Event Benefiting the United Action for Youth Coralville, IA – April 20, 2019 – West Music Coralville, in partnership with D’Addario, will…
Partner News
April 10, 2019

The University of Iowa’s International Writing Program Launches the Women’s Creative Mentorship Project

The International Writing Program (IWP) at the University of Iowa is proud to launch the Women’s Creative Mentorship Project (WCM Project), in collaboration with the U.S. Department of State Bureau…

Upcoming Events

Apr 21 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
Terra Nova: Ten Years November 3, 2018 – October 6, 2019   The CRMA celebrates ten years of collaborating with the Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio. In 2009, the...
Apr 22 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am Ladd Library
“Mother Goose on the Loose” is a 20-minute nursery rhyme program for newborns to three-year-olds, followed by a 30-minute playtime. This program helps strengthen babies’ and toddlers’ foundation for literacy...
Apr 22 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm The Senior Center
Fee: none. Registration required. Membership Not Required Mondays, 1/28, 2/11, 2/25, 3/11, 3/25, 4/8, 4/22 Tuesdays, 2/5, 2/19, 3/5, 4/2, 4/16, 4/30 3:30 – 4:30 PM in the Assembly Room...
Apr 23 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The History Center
Established in 1895, Shive-Hattery has a long history in Linn County, impacting the direction of growth and development in the county. This exhibit provides a glimpse into a history that...