Clara Hogan

Clara Hogan is a freelance writer and editor whose work has been published in publications such as The Guardian, the San Francisco Chronicle, and VICE. A native of Iowa, she is currently based in Oakland, California.

Artist Molly Spain works in her fourth floor studio at Mainframe.

Des Moines Wants to Be the Affordable City for Artists

As Iowa’s capital city grows, its creative class has a pitch to artists in pricer cities: We’re creative, we’re affordable, and you can help us stay that way.