WIBC
Around Town What's Happening Where To Go Top Acts Movies log into calendar / register
    space


Art Events
 
Sort by: Event Venue Date
    
Art: Art Show
Student art featured in Senior Show at Marian University
Original artwork created by Marian University seniors Zachary Bender, Grace Sexton, and Connor Kimmel will be displayed in the Marian University Art Gallery in the Michael A. Evans Center for Health Sciences from November 21 to December 16. The exhibition ...
Marian University
Indianapolis, IN

Thu 12/8/16 - Fri 12/16/16 at 9am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Mixed Media, Museum, Sculpture
Unloaded
This is one part of a two-part exhibition split by iMOCA between iMOCA/City Way and the Murphy Art Center. It presents a number of perspectives on the image and impact of guns in contemporary culture, though none endorse them as a means to an end. Works by...
Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art
Indianapolis, IN

Thu 12/8/16 - Sat 12/24/16 at 9am-7pm
Mon 12/26/16 - Sat 12/31/16 at 9am-7pm
Art: Museum, Art Show, Design, Multimedia
Design Zone
What does it take to create a videogame, line up rhythms like the best DJs or design a roller coaster that produces the biggest thrills? Whether it is art, music or engineering, it takes math and science to meet these design challenges. In Design Zone you ...
Indiana State Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Thu 12/8/16 - Sat 12/10/16 at 10am-5pm
Sun 12/11/16 at 11am-5pm
Mon 12/12/16 - Sat 12/17/16 at 10am-5pm
Sun 12/18/16 at 11am-5pm
Mon 12/19/16 - Fri 12/23/16 at 10am-5pm
Art: History/Science, Installations, Museum
Indiana in 200 Objects Bicentennial Exhibition
Come see 200 unique, interesting and important objects that shaped Indiana as we celebrate the state's 200th birthday. This is a chance to explore Indiana's past and present, while being inspired to think about its future. From the formation of the landsca...
Indiana State Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Thu 12/8/16 - Sat 12/10/16 at 10am-5pm
Sun 12/11/16 at 11am-5pm
Mon 12/12/16 - Sat 12/17/16 at 10am-5pm
Sun 12/18/16 at 11am-5pm
Mon 12/19/16 - Sat 12/24/16 at 10am-5pm
Art: Museum, Photography
Nikon Small World
Discover the beauty and complexity of life as seen through the light of a microscope. The world's best photomicrographers have captured dynamic images that showcase a wide variety of advanced scientific disciplines. In its 37th year, the Nikon Small World ...
Indiana State Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Thu 12/8/16 - Sat 12/10/16 at 10am-5pm
Sun 12/11/16 at 11am-5pm
Mon 12/12/16 - Sat 12/17/16 at 10am-5pm
Sun 12/18/16 at 11am-5pm
Mon 12/19/16 - Fri 12/23/16 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery, Painting
Parrish Cooper
Parrish Cooper is an Abstract/Representational painter who earned his B.F.A. in Painting at Indiana University's Herron School of Art & Design. There will be a gallery tour Dec. 8 at 6 pm.
Butler University – Clowes Memorial Hall
Indianapolis, IN

Thu 12/8/16 - Fri 12/9/16 at 8:30am-5pm
Mon 12/12/16 - Fri 12/16/16 at 8:30am-5pm
Mon 12/19/16 - Fri 12/23/16 at 8:30am-5pm
Mon 12/26/16 - Fri 12/30/16 at 8:30am-5pm
Mon 1/2/17 - Fri 1/6/17 at 8:30am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Mixed Media, Museum
19 Stars of Indiana: A Bicentennial Collection
This exhibition celebrates the artistic achievements of men and women who were born, raised or worked in Indiana. The state's 200-year history is explored in key chapters that demonstrate creative accomplishments in painting, sculpture, photography, printm...
Indianapolis Museum of Art
Indianapolis, IN

Thu 12/8/16 at 11am-9pm
Fri 12/9/16 - Sat 12/10/16 at 11am-5pm
Sun 12/11/16 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 12/13/16 - Wed 12/14/16 at 11am-5pm
Thu 12/15/16 at 11am-9pm
Art: Art Show, Multimedia, Museum
Jacco Olivier: Liquid Painting, Liquid Time
"Jacco Olivier: Liquid Painting, Liquid Time" features a selection of lush, vibrantly colored video animations by Dutch artist Jacco Olivier. Olivier’s painterly videos depict a variety of subject matter, ranging from intimate scenes of daily life to capti...
Indianapolis Museum of Art
Indianapolis, IN

Thu 12/8/16 at 11am-9pm
Fri 12/9/16 - Sat 12/10/16 at 11am-5pm
Sun 12/11/16 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 12/13/16 - Wed 12/14/16 at 11am-5pm
Thu 12/15/16 at 11am-9pm
Art: Art Show, Folk Art/Crafts, Museum
Joy Forever: Marie Webster Quilts, A
This exhibition celebrates the legacy of Marie Daugherty Webster (1859-1956), who is considered one of the leading designers in the history of early 20th-century quilt-making. Born and raised in Indiana, Webster designed and made her first appliquéd quilt ...
Indianapolis Museum of Art
Indianapolis, IN

Thu 12/8/16 at 11am-9pm
Fri 12/9/16 - Sat 12/10/16 at 11am-5pm
Sun 12/11/16 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 12/13/16 - Wed 12/14/16 at 11am-5pm
Thu 12/15/16 at 11am-9pm
Art: Art Show, Drawings/Works on Paper, Museum, Painting
Land Enchanted: The Golden Age of Indiana Art, 1877-1902, A
A cultural efflorescence took place in Indiana during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Popularly referred to as the state's Golden Age, this period is often remembered for the numerous contributions of Hoosier authors, including Theodore ...
Indianapolis Museum of Art
Indianapolis, IN

Thu 12/8/16 at 11am-9pm
Fri 12/9/16 - Sat 12/10/16 at 11am-5pm
Sun 12/11/16 at 12pm-9pm
Tue 12/13/16 - Wed 12/14/16 at 11am-5pm
Thu 12/15/16 at 11am-9pm
Art: Art Show, Mixed Media, Museum
Mastering Materials: Rare Objects from the Asian Collection
This exhibition features groupings of intricate artworks masterfully created from a wide array of materials including wood, lacquer, ivory, bone, horn, paper, metal and stone. These materials were used to make objects that served a variety of purposes acro...
Indianapolis Museum of Art
Indianapolis, IN

Thu 12/8/16 at 11am-9pm
Fri 12/9/16 - Sat 12/10/16 at 11am-5pm
Sun 12/11/16 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 12/13/16 - Wed 12/14/16 at 11am-5pm
Thu 12/15/16 at 11am-9pm
Art: Art Show, Drawings/Works on Paper, Museum, Painting
Nature Close at Hand
This exhibition showcases several formats of Chinese painting that can be experienced personally. These include album leaves meant to be held in the hand or pages turned on a table; to fans that were carried on one's person, unfolded and enjoyed at one's l...
Indianapolis Museum of Art
Indianapolis, IN

Thu 12/8/16 at 11am-9pm
Fri 12/9/16 - Sat 12/10/16 at 11am-5pm
Sun 12/11/16 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 12/13/16 - Wed 12/14/16 at 11am-5pm
Thu 12/15/16 at 11am-9pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Painting
Portraits From the Collection of Booth Tarkington
2016 marks the 70th anniversary of the death of Hoosier native Booth Tarkington, who was a former trustee of the John Herron Art Museum and a dedicated art collector. "A Gentleman Collector From Indiana: Portraits From the Collection of Booth Tarkington" f...
Indianapolis Museum of Art
Indianapolis, IN

Thu 12/8/16 at 11am-9pm
Fri 12/9/16 - Sat 12/10/16 at 11am-5pm
Sun 12/11/16 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Painting
What Lies Beneath
Every painting has a story under its surface. This exhibition will feature paintings with important clues hidden underneath their surfaces that curators, conservators and conservation scientists have used to better understand the paintings.
Indianapolis Museum of Art
Indianapolis, IN

Thu 12/8/16 at 11am-9pm
Fri 12/9/16 - Sat 12/10/16 at 11am-5pm
Sun 12/11/16 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 12/13/16 - Wed 12/14/16 at 11am-5pm
Thu 12/15/16 at 11am-9pm
Art: Gallery, Mixed Media
Annual Student Show
This exhibition features over 150 pieces created by youth and adult students.
Indianapolis Art Center
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 12/9/16 at 9am-10pm
Sat 12/10/16 at 9am-6pm
Sun 12/11/16 at 12pm-6pm
Mon 12/12/16 - Fri 12/16/16 at 9am-10pm
Sat 12/17/16 at 9am-6pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Sculpture
Monika Sosnowska
Polish sculptor Monika Sosnowska bends, collapses and twists metal, questioning the finality of the architectural structures that surround us. She creates new abstract objects, whether monumental or small, which often retain vestiges of everyday recognizab...
Indianapolis Museum of Art
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 12/9/16 - Sat 12/10/16 at 11am-5pm
Sun 12/11/16 at 12pm-5pm
Fri 12/16/16 - Sat 12/17/16 at 11am-5pm
Sun 12/18/16 at 12pm-5pm
Fri 12/23/16 - Sat 12/24/16 at 11am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Folk Art/Crafts, Mixed Media, Museum, Painting
Chemistry of Color
Through the ages, discoveries in chemistry have expanded the artist’s palette with new colorants, while the demands of fashion and the arts have pushed scientists to search for new ways to create color. "Chemistry of Color" charts the relationship between ...
Indianapolis Museum of Art
Indianapolis, IN

Sat 12/17/16 at 11am-5pm
Sun 12/18/16 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 12/20/16 - Wed 12/21/16 at 11am-5pm
Thu 12/22/16 at 11am-9pm
Fri 12/23/16 - Sat 12/24/16 at 11am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Painting
Lilly Collection of Orchids in Watercolor
Part of a larger celebration of orchids at the IMA, this exhibition features a selection of 30 orchid watercolors collected by Josiah K. Lilly, son of the founder of Eli Lilly and Company and its president from 1898 until 1932. Various types of orchids, su...
Indianapolis Museum of Art
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 1/6/17 - Sat 1/7/17 at 11am-5pm
Sun 1/8/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 1/10/17 - Wed 1/11/17 at 11am-5pm
Thu 1/12/17 at 11am-9pm
Fri 1/13/17 - Sat 1/14/17 at 11am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery, Mixed Media, Education
Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Regional Exhibit
The exhibition is a sample of the winning artwork and writing entries of 7th-12th-graders from the Central and Southern Indiana Region of the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. The Gold Key winners move on to New York City for adjudication at the national le...
Butler University – Clowes Memorial Hall
Indianapolis, IN

Wed 2/1/17 - Fri 2/3/17 at 8:30am-5pm
Mon 2/6/17 - Fri 2/10/17 at 8:30am-5pm
Mon 2/13/17 - Fri 2/17/17 at 8:30am-5pm
Mon 2/20/17 - Fri 2/24/17 at 8:30am-5pm
Sun 2/26/17 at 12pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Gardening
Orchids: Cultivating Beauty
Following the success of last year’s orchid exhibition in the Madeline F. Elder Greenhouse, the IMA will once again showcase hundreds of stunning orchids from around the world, providing the perfect tropical escape from the winter chill. New this year, the...
Indianapolis Museum of Art
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 2/10/17 - Sat 2/11/17 at 11am-5pm
Sun 2/12/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 2/14/17 - Wed 2/15/17 at 11am-5pm
Thu 2/16/17 at 11am-9pm
Fri 2/17/17 - Sat 2/18/17 at 11am-5pm
    

Where To Do It!
Filter by City or Town: