Harrison Center for the Arts Opens December Art Shows

The Harrison Center for the Arts presents Black and White and Read All Over this December, a color themed  group show sponsored by Indy Reads and Urban Times. This Indianapolis art gallery features some of the most cutting edge work from Indianapolis artists. They often team up with Indianapolis nonprofit organizations to enhance Indianapolis culture and create opportunities for the Indianapolis community. Check out all the great Indianapolis art shows in the galleries of the Harrison Art Center this month.

Black and White and Read All Over is an annual holiday show. It opens this Friday, December 4 with a reception that is free to all Indianapolis people as part of the Indianapolis Downtown Artists and Dealers Association (IDADA) First Friday Art Walk. The show will feature the work of more than thirty Indianapolis artists including Teri Barnett, Justin Cooper, Kyle Herrington, Carla Knopp, Elizabeth Guipe Hall, William Denton Ray, Cindy Wingo, and many more. As they focus on the colors black, white and red, they explore the concept of reading in today’s society. Come see each artists unique take on this one of a kind theme.

In Gallery Number Two at the Harrison Center for the Arts check out the Garage Artists Society presentation of The ABC Show. This group of Indianapolis artists have formed a kind of collective. They are composed of Jenny Elkins, Mint Evans, James Kelly and Chris Tower. They each work from their home studios in their garage. Together they meet to explore new techniques and discuss their creative development. This supportive system allows them to keep motivated and inspired. Their new show is sure to impress.

In the Hank and Dolly Gallery at the Harrison Center for the Arts check out the exhibit by VanHoy Pottery. This Hoosier potter makes wares for Indianapolis society. In the Gym of the Harrison Center for the Arts Urban Times will host a neighborhood fair. Learn more about Indianapolis downtown living and talk to Indianapolis people from downtown Indianapolis schools, realtors, Indianapolis businesses and more. Micah Gilliam will perform at 7:00 pm and 8:15 pm.

The Indianapolis art shows at the Harrison Center for the Arts would not be possible without the support of Indy Reads, Urban Times, INHP, King Park Area Development Corporation, Teagen Development, Keystone Construction, Indianapolis Downtown, Inc., the Arts Council of Indianapolis, the city of Indianapolis, the Indiana Arts Commission, the Christel DeHaan Family Foundation, Amy McAdams Graphic Design, and Indy’s Music Channel. All the artwork on the wall of the Harrison Center for the Arts will hang through December 26. For more information about these Indianapolis events, visit the Harrison Center for the Arts’ website.

Stay tuned to Fun City for all the latest on Indianapolis art events like this one. After you walk the Indianapolis art galleries in the IDADA First Friday Art Walk, check out these great Indianapolis restaurants and Indianapolis bars as you discuss your favorite pieces. With so many fun things to do in Indianapolis, fun in Indy is limitless this holiday season!

Black and White and Read All Over
December 4 to 26

Harrison Center for the Arts
1505 N Delaware St
Indianapolis, IN 46202