Akwi Nji, a Cedar Rapids-based artist, creates through all kinds of mediums, including fabric, as seen above. She’s one of the artists spotlighted in the upcoming Iowa Pop Art Market. Read our story on Nji from our ia magazine. Photo: Iowa Pop Art Market.
The 2021 Iowa Pop Art Market, hosted by the National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library in Cedar Rapids, will take place 12-4 p.m. this Saturday and will feature the work of artists and creators across the state. There will also be a number of community-focused student projects, including murals, documentary films and interactive art installations.
Artists include Emma E. Walker, Garret Ficken, Jennifer Drinkwater and Akwi Nji, among others. Admission is free. Social distancing will be followed and masks will be required at all times. Find artist and vendor information here.