2x2xU My Return

  • Details

  • 5/29/22
  • 2 p.m. to 4p.m. -
  • Free
  • All Ages
  • Categories

  • Family Friendly

Event Description

“My Return”

It’s that time again! 2x2xU

Everybody is glad to be back!

For some of us, it's been quite a journey.

Tell us the story of "your return."


This is the 19th year for this

New Bohemia District Community Art Event!


ANYONE can participate

yes, YOU!

In the past, participants ages ranged from 3 years old to 82 years old!



What is 2x2xU? 


2x2xU is the Annual Celebration of visual arts in Cedar Rapids.

The New Bohemia Arts & Entertainment District will become a giant gallery with works of art by YOU.


 The public is invited to purchase a 2’ x 2’ plywood board at the official pick up location (see below) and let your imaginations run wild, creating original works of art based on this year’s theme, “My Return”


HERE’S WHAT TO DO:


Pick up boards starting Monday, April 11, 2022 

at: Millar Woodwind Repair

in the Cherry Building.

329 10th Ave. SE Ste 121

Pick up hours: 12:00-5:00 M-F Saturday morning 9:00-12:00


Adult ($20 each)    Minor under 18 ($10 each)

CASH or CHECK ONLY, checks should be made out to The New Bohemia Group LLC  

Boards not registered will still need to pay the registration fee. 


Completed boards are due on or before Saturday, May 16, 2022. Drop off at:

Millar Woodwind Repair

in the Cherry Building.

329 10th Ave. SE Ste 121

Pick up hours: 12:00-5:00 M-F Saturday morning 9:00-12:00

OR drop off at the Ceramics Center located in the Cherry Building.


Boards will be displayed throughout the New Bohemia District inside business windows and outside on posts or fences from May 29, 2022 to October 31, 2022


Maps for a self-guided tour will be available for pick up at businesses throughout the New Bohemia District


KICK OFF for this event is SUNDAY, MAY 29, 2022, MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

The Olympic

1202 3rd Street SE, CR IA

2:00-4:00pm


Channel your inner artist and be a part of this community art event!


For questions contact Anne Stamats at blackearthgallery@gmail.com or 319-431-2669

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