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Art Squared – Fountain Square

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Make Art. Be Art. Buy Art. In Fountain Square this Saturday, September 21 you’ll get three amazing art events for free. Pedal and park will be available at 1015 Virginia Avenue. Make Art: Participate alongside artists, students, and neighbors to create your own work of art with Masterpiece in a Day. It is a free […]

Painting Indiana III Art Show & Sale

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In the market for some new Indiana art to decorate your home or office? Want to learn more about plein air (on location) painting? Come to the Indiana Landmarks Center on Friday, September 20 between 7 and 10 pm to browse through the works of art selected for inclusion in a coffee-table book published by […]

Penrod Arts Fair Kickstarts "Indiana’s Nicest Weekend" on Friday Night

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Indiana’s Nicest Day has become Indiana’s Nicest Weekend says Penrod Society PR Committee Chair Blake Koriath. That’s because this year’s installment of the Penrod Arts Fair will commence a day earlier than usual, or more specifically, an evening earlier, on Friday night. For the first time ever, the 47-year old annual event, which runs every […]

Indianapolis International Film Festival Turns 10 This Year

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The Indianapolis International Film Festival celebrates its 10th anniversary this year with an impressive number of films on its schedule. The festival, which is in full-swing, takes place in downtown Indianapolis, at the Indianapolis Museum of Art from July 18-28, and will feature 118 films in total. One new twist this year involves a “tweet […]

Paul McCartney Honored with Sculpture from Hoosier Artist Dale Enochs

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Paul McCartney may have left the fine state of Indiana, but not before taking a very special piece of it with him. The Hall-of-Fame rock ‘n’ roll artist, composer, singer and musician, who recently performed at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in downtown Indianapolis, was honored with a commemorative sculpture at the show. Marty Bechtold, Director of […]

An Outdoor Sculpture Tour at the IMA

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The Indiana Museum of Art will host a free Outdoor Sculpture Tour on Friday, June 28, from 2:30pm to 3:30pm. It’s the perfect excuse to get out of the house, walk the grounds of the IMA, see the gardens and discuss its various outdoor sculptures with other like-minded art lovers. Artists represented include Maya Lin, […]

Lantern Making Workshop

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Want to design and create a lantern for the Annual Feast of Lanterns Festival? Lantern making workshops are the first and third Mondays of the month at the Chase Near Eastside Legacy Center from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM. Local artists will help you create a unique one-of-a-kind lantern that will proudly be displayed and […]

iPride: Indy Pride 25th Anniversary Exhibition

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From now until June 22, 2013 an exhibit featuring art created by Hoosier Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender artists will be displayed at the Indianapolis Artsgarden. The iPride showcase is in celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the first public Pride celebrations in Indianapolis and coincides with the Circle City IN Pride Festival which will […]

The Motorsport Art of David Lord AFAS: An Artsgarden Exhibit

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“The Motorsport Art of David Lord AFAS” exhibit is on display at the Indianapolis Artsgarden now through May 29, 2013. Lord calls his style “interpretive realism,” which he describes as “a constant attempt to combine reality with the freshness and freedom of the brush stroke.” He says, “By capturing an image in time, I feel […]

Enjoy art, Music & Food at the Stutz Artists Open House

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Enjoy art, music, food and more at the historic Stutz building in downtown Indianapolis as the Stutz Artists Open House takes place Friday, April 26 through Sunday, April 27. The 2013 event, which marks its 20th anniversary, will showcase the talents of over 70 artists who will open their studios to the public. It is […]

The Butler ArtsFest: Revolution 2.0

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Butler ArtsFest : Revolution 2013 will take place from Thursday, April 18 through Sunday, April 28 on the Butler University Campus. This annual festive will showcase the talents of Butler students and other professional Indianapolis artists as they perform art, dance, music and theater. This year’s “revolution” theme alludes to crushed uprisings, riots, repressive regimes […]

Find Inspiration at the Indie Arts and Vintage Marketplace

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It’s all happening under the white tents as the Indie Arts and Vintage Marketplace sets up shop in the Agriculture/Horticulture Building at the Indiana State Fairgrounds on Saturday, April 6, 2013. This unique event is part antique show, part flea market and part vintage art show. Sure, you could just head to the nearest retail […]

"Piaf Plus" Offers Gritty Cabaret Twist on Parisian Life

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Dance Kaleidoscope, the longest running contemporary dance company in Indiana, offers a gritty portrayal of Parisian life at the IRT’s Upper Stage March 14-24, 2013. “Piaf Plus” is set to the music and vocals of famed French singer Edith Piaf. Watch as these talented DK dancers offer a contemporary twist on the French Cabaret style. […]

Objets d’Art: The10th Annual Indiana Art Fair

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Join in the celebration at the Indiana State Museum’s 10th Annual Indiana Art Fair in downtown Indianapolis, Indiana. This year’s juried show will feature 63 artists from the Hoosier state, representing 22 counties, each offering their work for sale. With a diverse selection of art in a variety of mediums, including ceramics, drawing, fiber, glass, […]

An Epic Tale of Desperation: Les Misérables Arrives in Indy

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The critically acclaimed film, Les Misérables, has arrived on the Indy art scene, and is playing locally at Landmark’s Keystone Art Cinema & Indie Lounge. This all-around spectacular motion-picture is based on an adaptation of Victor Hugo’s historic novel, Les Misérables, originally published in 1862. Australian native Hugh Jackman, who made his first major film appearance […]

See the Unseen World at the Nikon Small World Exhibit

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Behind a crashing red shoreline awaits a surreal dreamscape, cast in shades of amber, orange, red and brown, arranged in a luminous pattern of sharp peaks and valleys and all set under a tranquil, blue sky. No, this is not a still-frame taken from a sci-fi, fantasy movie; nor is it a photo taken by […]

The Fox on the Fairway: A Hilarious Farce by Ken Ludwig

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Hijinx and bad weather all add up to make one crazy, theatrical ride at the Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre in Carmel, Indiana on February 8-23, 2013. The Fox on the Fairway is a sort of tribute to the great English farces of the 1930s and 1940s, according to playwright Ken Ludwig. It all starts with when […]

Oaklandon Civic Theatre to present, “Murder At St. Martin’s College”

The headmaster has been murdered and they need your help to solve the mystery. It is the yearly reunion dinner at St. Martin’s College: an annual event which draws in the graduates from ten years ago to celebrate their achievements and the continued accomplishments of St. Martin’s College. Scotland Yard has been called in to […]

Picasso Prints: Coming to Conrad September 7, 2012

What: Picasso Prints Where: Conrad – The Alcove/Lobby When: September 7, 2012 Time: 6-9pm Conrad Indianapolis and ModernMasters Fine Art will be exhibiting a series of Picasso’s prints spanning from 1905 to 1968. From September 4th through October 14th, 2012, this exhibit will be seen in the Conrad Indianapolis lobby. Come view samplings of Picasso’s […]

New Public Art on the Indianapolis Cultural Trail

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Indianapolis public art welcomes a new addition to the scene. The latest public art project, on the Urban League campus, adds to the landscape of public art in Indianapolis downtown. Installed on April 25, 2011 on the corner of St. Clair and Indiana Avenue, the piece is a the brightly colored, 3-D acrylic mosaic. The […]