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FIRST IN THE NATION: 30 years of photographs from the Iowa Caucuses


Grand View’s Cowles Communication Center Gallery will display FIRST IN THE NATION: 30 years of photographs from the Iowa Caucuses,  November 6, 2011 - February 6, 2012.

The exhibit features the work of more than 30 Iowa news photographers, including three Pulitzer Prize winners. The show will change and be updated thoughout the run, rotating through 90 photos. Images cover not only the candidates, but also the rich and famous supporters that make the trip to the state on the candidate's behalf, as well as the Iowans who take their first-in-the-nation status very seriously when it comes to picking our future presidents.

Photo shown by freelance photographer David Lienemann, depicting presidential hopeful and former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee (left), playing with his band, Capital Offense, as an Elvis Impersonator from Duncan Hunter's campaign helps out with a rendition of Johnny-Be-Good at the Iowa Straw Poll in Ames, Iowa, Saturday, Aug 11, 2007. Lienemann currently works as Official White House Photographer for Vice President Joe Biden.

Gallery hours:

Monday – Thursday: 8 a.m. – 9 p.m. • Friday: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.>Saturday: Closed • Sunday: 1 p.m. – 9 p.m.