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Snap a Photo With Council Bluffs’ UNsculptures
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Snap a Photo With Council Bluffs’ UNsculptures

Council Bluffs has new art additions in town! Pottawattamie Arts, Culture & Entertainment (PACE) has partnered with the City of Council Bluffs, installing 10 sculptures throughout the city. Funded by Ted and Polly Hoff and the Iowa West Foundation, the sculptures celebrate how Council Bluffs is “Unlike anywhere else. On purpose.”

All 10 sculptures are of Council Bluffs’ “UN” logo, but each with a different artist’s unique twist. The pieces are located around some of the city’s attractions like the Union Pacific Railroad Museum and River’s Edge Pavilion as well as around local businesses and partners like the Harvester Artspace Lofts.

Below you’ll find a complete list of UNsculpture locations around town. Strike a pose and snap a photo with these unique pieces! Think you can find all 10 next time you visit Council Bluffs? We have faith you can!

River’s Edge PavilionBeauty of Diversity by Jonathan Riggle

Council Bluffs Area Chamber of CommerceCommunity UNsculpture by Council Bluffs Residents

Bayliss ParkMirror Image by Jessica Riggle

Iowa West Field HouseUNearthed by Jen McEvoy

Council Bluffs Recreation ComplexUNusual by Nadia Shinkunas

Union Pacific Railroad MuseumVan Gogh in the Bluffs by Richard Harrison

Charles E. Lakin YMCAYarn Bomb by Carrie Pop and Kirn Middle School

The Arts Center at Iowa WesternUNcanny by Adam Beauchamp

CHI Health Mercy HospitalDissecting UN by Susan Woodford

Harvester Artspace LoftsUNtitled by Bart Vargas

Post a photo of your favorites using #UNsculpture and #UNleashCB!

Want to see more art in Council Bluffs? Visit our website to find more public art installations around town.

Note: There are other UN art pieces in Council Bluffs not listed here. Those art pieces are temporary and not a part of the UNsculpture exhibit. They still like their photos taken, though!

 

Image credit: Council Bluffs Convention & Visitors Bureau

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