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Art: Museum, Textiles
19 Stars: Quilts of Indiana's Present & Past
In anticipation of the State of Indiana's Bicentennial Celebration in 2016, the Indiana State Museum will present 19 historic star-patterned quilts, selected from the museum's collection along with 19 contemporary star-themed quilts created by some of Indi...
Indiana State Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 7/3/15 - Sat 7/4/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/5/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 7/6/15 - Sat 7/11/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/12/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 7/13/15 - Sat 7/18/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery, History/Science, Museum
The Age of Ice
To help visitors appreciate this time period’s icy influence on Indiana, the museum dropped the temperature in this area. Step into re-created environments in the gallery that depict a dire wolf and a peccary in a cave and a mastodont struggling after fall...
Indiana State Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 7/3/15 - Sat 7/4/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/5/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 7/6/15 - Sat 7/11/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/12/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 7/13/15 - Sat 7/18/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery, History/Science, Museum
Ancient Seas
In this gallery exhibits filled with specimens from the museum’s diverse fossil collection help visitors explore the ancient life that shaped the state. Visitors can also explore fossil records and see depictions of real animals throughout the gallery.
Indiana State Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 7/3/15 - Sat 7/4/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/5/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 7/6/15 - Sat 7/11/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/12/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 7/13/15 - Sat 7/18/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery
Aristotle Georgiades & Gail Simpson
Producing work using found or salvaged materials, Georgiades and Simpson address the subjective quality of memory and our attachment to objects and materials from the past, in a culture that appreciates them only for their nostalgic value.
Indianapolis Art Center
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 7/3/15 at 9am-10pm
Sat 7/4/15 at 9am-6pm
Sun 7/5/15 at 12pm-6pm
Mon 7/6/15 - Fri 7/10/15 at 9am-10pm
Sat 7/11/15 at 9am-6pm
Art: Gallery
Artists Association Summer Exhibit
This exhibition features the works of the Artists Association members.
Brown County Art Gallery
Nashville, IN

Fri 7/3/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/5/15 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 7/6/15 - Sat 7/11/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/12/15 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 7/13/15 - Sat 7/18/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery, History/Science, Museum
Birth of the Earth
The Indiana story begins long before there was an Indiana — about 12 to 20 billion years ago. Find out how the continents developed over millions of years through a multimedia globe or use the 3-D map to study the rock composition in Indiana. Interactive e...
Indiana State Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 7/3/15 - Sat 7/4/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/5/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 7/6/15 - Sat 7/11/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/12/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 7/13/15 - Sat 7/18/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: Drawings/Works on Paper, Installations, Museum, Painting, Photography, Prints, Sculpture
Contemporary Collection
The artists in this collection represent the broad and rich aesthetics that emerge from many cultural, social, political and religious perspectives of today’s west.
Eiteljorg Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 7/3/15 - Sat 7/4/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/5/15 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 7/6/15 - Sat 7/11/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/12/15 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 7/13/15 - Sat 7/18/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery, History/Science, Museum
Crossroads of America
Come step back to a time when politics was not for everyone. See the 1890s voting machine that represents Indiana’s power as a political swing state, as well as a set of “Votes for Women” pins that reminds us that not everyone could vote at the turn of the...
Indiana State Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 7/3/15 - Sat 7/4/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/5/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 7/6/15 - Sat 7/11/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/12/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 7/13/15 - Sat 7/18/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery, History/Science, Museum
Enterprise Indiana
This exhibit features a 100-foot-long “assembly line” carrying Indiana products. Much of this gallery is suspended overhead to showcase Indiana industry from 1920 to 1950. The gallery explores the changing nature of work in Indiana, including the increase ...
Indiana State Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 7/3/15 - Sat 7/4/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/5/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 7/6/15 - Sat 7/11/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/12/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 7/13/15 - Sat 7/18/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery, History/Science, Museum
Global Indiana
This chapter of Indiana’s sory points out that economics, entertainment and information know no borders. In an age of mass media and instant communications, Hoosiers increasingly choose the global perspective.
Indiana State Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 7/3/15 - Sat 7/4/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/5/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 7/6/15 - Sat 7/11/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/12/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 7/13/15 - Sat 7/18/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery
Material World: Group Exhibition
10 artists from across the country are curated by the Art Center’s exhibits department for this group show.
Indianapolis Art Center
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 7/3/15 at 9am-10pm
Sat 7/4/15 at 9am-6pm
Sun 7/5/15 at 12pm-6pm
Mon 7/6/15 - Fri 7/10/15 at 9am-10pm
Sat 7/11/15 at 9am-6pm
Art: Folk Art/Crafts, History/Science, Jewelry/Gems, Museum, Sculpture, Textiles
Native American Collection
The Eiteljorg's Native American art and artifacts come from all regions of North America, from the Southeast to the Arctic. The collection is particularly rich in objects from the Plains and Southwest, with a sampling of pieces from almost every tribal gro...
Eiteljorg Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 7/3/15 - Sat 7/4/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/5/15 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 7/6/15 - Sat 7/11/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/12/15 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 7/13/15 - Sat 7/18/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery, History/Science, Museum
The Native Americans
Beginning approximately 14,000 years ago and spanning the millennia, the first inhabitants of Indiana developed diverse cultures, beliefs, arts and tools to suit their varied needs and environments. This gallery uses archaeological discoveries to demonstra...
Indiana State Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 7/3/15 - Sat 7/4/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/5/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 7/6/15 - Sat 7/11/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/12/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 7/13/15 - Sat 7/18/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: History/Science, Museum
Western Collection
Western art covers the period from the 1820s to the present. Formed initially from the remarkable collection of our founder, Harrison Eiteljorg, the collection is especially strong in art by members of the Taos Society of Artists from the late 1890s to th...
Eiteljorg Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 7/3/15 - Sat 7/4/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/5/15 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 7/6/15 - Sat 7/11/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/12/15 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 7/13/15 - Sat 7/18/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery
10th Annual Kinsey Institute Juried Art Show
The Kinsey Institute Juried Art Show includes artworks addressing gender issues, sexuality, reproduction, sexual politics, romantic relationships, and the human figure.
Indiana University – Grunwald Gallery of Art (formerly SoFA Gallery)
Bloomington, IN

Fri 7/3/15 - Sat 7/4/15 at 12pm-4pm
Tue 7/7/15 - Sat 7/11/15 at 12pm-4pm
Art: History/Science, Museum, Children
All Aboard
Learn about the history of locomotion. The centerpiece of the exhibit is a 35-foot long, 55 ton steam engine designed by Reuben Wells in 1868.
Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 7/3/15 - Sun 7/5/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/7/15 - Sun 7/12/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/14/15 - Sun 7/19/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/21/15 - Sun 7/26/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/28/15 - Sun 8/2/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: History/Science, Museum, Children
Dinosphere
'Dinosphere' is one of the largest displays of real juvenile and family dinosaur fossils the United States. The exhibit also features a Paleo Lab, a hands-on dig simulation, a variety of interactive stations and a fantastic collection of dinosaur art.
Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 7/3/15 - Sun 7/5/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/7/15 - Sun 7/12/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/14/15 - Sun 7/19/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/21/15 - Sun 7/26/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/28/15 - Sun 8/2/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery
Figures of Speech
Artists have taken figures of speech, such as "the squeaky wheel gets the grease" or "birds of a feather flock together" and created artwork inspired by them.
The Anderson Center for the Arts
Anderson, IN

Fri 7/3/15 at 12pm-5pm
Sun 7/5/15 at 2pm-5pm
Tue 7/7/15 - Fri 7/10/15 at 12pm-5pm
Sat 7/11/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/12/15 at 2pm-5pm
Art: Museum, Sculpture
Fireworks of Glass
Fireworks of Glass is the largest permanent sculpture of blown glass by renowned artist Dale Chihuly. The 43-foot-tall tower rises above a glass ceiling.
Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 7/3/15 - Sun 7/5/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/7/15 - Sun 7/12/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/14/15 - Sun 7/19/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/21/15 - Sun 7/26/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/28/15 - Sun 8/2/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: Museum
Food is Work: Tools & Traditions
This exhibition explores the tools and traditions used in the production of food.
Indiana University – Mathers Museum of World Cultures
Bloomington, IN

Fri 7/3/15 at 9am-4:30pm
Sat 7/4/15 - Sun 7/5/15 at 1pm-4:30pm
Tue 7/7/15 - Fri 7/10/15 at 9am-4:30pm
Sat 7/11/15 - Sun 7/12/15 at 1pm-4:30pm
Tue 7/14/15 - Fri 7/17/15 at 9am-4:30pm
    

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