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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January 11, 2019

Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation Grant Deadline

Next Grant Cycle The Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation announces its first grant cycle for 2019 for local charitable nonprofits. Applications will be accepted through Friday, February 15, 2019 at…
Partner News
January 10, 2019

Think Iowa City: Livability Feature, Tourism Spending, Networking & More

Best Places for a Fresh Start Iowa City was selected for the #3 spot of 10 on Livability's 2019 list for the 10 Best Places to Get a Fresh Start.…
Partner News
January 9, 2019

Local artist Fred Easker to present a lecture and book signing at the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art

Local artist Fred Easker to present a lecture and book signing of works in his new book Connected to Place: Landscape Paintings Sunday, January 20 from 1:00 PM to 3:00…
November 20, 2018

ICCA’s Annual Meeting, Celebration of the Arts

ICCA's Annual Meeting, Celebration of the Arts, featured keynote speaker John Richard, an independent documentary filmmaker, video producer and photographer living in Iowa City, Iowa. For his keynote address at Celebration…

Upcoming Events

Jan 22 @ 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...
Jan 22 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The History Center
This quilt exhibit will highlight The History Center’s collection of quilts was they relate to community and friendship. Exploring the expressions of companionship through quilting patterns and styles, this exhibit...
Jan 22 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Cedar Rapids Musuem of Art
Flight Pattern: Birds in Art March 2018 – March 2019 In flight or at rest, birds have long fascinated artists. Often used as symbolic objects for particular virtues, families, or...
Jan 22 @ 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...