Legion Arts is an award-winning, Cedar Rapids nonprofit dedicated to the creation, presentation, understanding and impact of contemporary art.

Based at CSPS, a restored landmark building on the edge of downtown Cedar Rapids, Legion Arts presents cutting edge art, music theatre, film and other events at a variety of venues; supports young artists, experimental art forms and new idea.

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  • LANDFALL FESTIVAL 2014 Sept. 16-20

    Musicians from Europe, the Caribbean, South America and the Middle East highlight the seventh annual Landfall Festival of World Music taking place at various venues in Cedar Rapids and Iowa City Sept. 16 through 20. Landfall Mainstage acts, appearing nightly … Continue reading

Welcome to Legion Arts

  • Thursday, February 5, 2015
  • Inspired by personal mythologies, Midwest landscapes and psychedelic culture, Thad Kellstadt‚...
  • Sunday, March 1, 2015
  • 7:00 pm
  • Greg Greenway, Joe Jencks and Pat Wictor are Brother Sun. They celebrate the amazing power of three-part male ...
  • Tuesday, March 3, 2015
  • 7:00 pm
  • Since forming in 2009, the Dirty Bourbon River Show has released eight studio albums, fast earning them a repu...
  • Thursday, March 5, 2015
  • An artist reception is planned for Thursday, March 5, 5:00-7:00 pm In Small Things, Grinn...

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LANDFALL FESTIVAL 2014 Sept. 16-20

Musicians from Europe, the Caribbean, South America and the Middle East highlight the seventh annual Landfall Festival of World Music taking place at various venues in Cedar Rapids and Iowa City Sept. 16 through 20. Landfall Mainstage acts, appearing nightly … Continue reading

Legion Arts seeks business manager

Legion Arts has an opening for a full-time business manager. The basic job description is as follows: Provide administrative support to CFO and CEO, managing payroll, accounts payable and financial statements; Oversee employment policies and personnel, facility maintenance, vendor and … Continue reading

Artist ‚Äėexplores‚Äô Mars with new project

Ian Etter brings his multi-media exploration, ‚ÄúManned Mock Mars Mission (MMMM),‚ÄĚ to the CSPS galleries May 1-June 29. An opening artist reception is planned for Thursday, May 1, 5-7 pm, at CSPS Hall, 1103 Third St. SE, Cedar Rapids. The … Continue reading

Robert Lindsey-Nassif‚Äôs ‘Opal’ based on real girl’s diaries

Robert Lindsey-Nassif‚Äôs Opal will be presented at CSPS on Friday and Saturday Jan. 31 & Feb 1, and Feb 7 & 8 at 8 pm. The musical is based on the magical and mysterious diary of seven-year-old Opal Whiteley ‚ÄĒ … Continue reading

    Upcoming Eventsmore

    • Feb 5 - Mar 1, 2015
    • Russ Fagle
    • Power to the People: The Poster Art of Russ Fagle highlights brand new wor...
    • Feb 5 - Mar 29, 2015
    • Thad Kellstadt
    • Inspired by personal mythologies, Midwest landscapes and psychedelic culture, Thad ...
    • Feb 5 - Mar 1, 2015
    • Matthew Underwood
    • Rhode Island artist Matthew Underwood ‚Äės video works range from a ‚Äútitillating ...
    • Feb 5 - Mar 29, 2015
    • Tom Christison
    • The 14 pieces in Tom Christison‚Äôs exhibit are ‚Äúfaceted collages of impressions and expressions t...
    • Mar 1, 2015
    • Brother Sun
    • Greg Greenway, Joe Jencks and Pat Wictor are Brother Sun. They celebrate the amazing power of three-...