Ames History Center
Free & open to the public
Cathedrals of the Plains: A Photo Series of Midwest Grain Elevators
This exhibit features photography by Judith Eastburn along with the Ames elevator story. Enjoy light refreshments at this opening event and speak with Judith Eastburn, artist, and Bob Deppe, owner of Froning & Deppe grain elevator. The exhibit will be open August 17 - September 22, 2018.
Judith Eastburn holds an MFA in Photography from The University of Iowa. She has taught photography courses at levels ranging from children to university students for the past twenty years. Her work has appeared in twenty four juried shows, and she has presented eight one-person shows.
The Froning & Deppe grain elevator and its predecessors were a feature of the downtown Ames skyline for a hundred years, from the late 1870s until 1979.