Walter Knabe collaboration with Herron students results in limited-edition print; debuts April 22

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INDIANAPOLIS — Artist Walter Knabe specializes in fine art and in making fine art functional. His work, including handprinted wall coverings and fabrics, is in demand with high-profile clients and interior design firms and can be found in permanent collections all over the world — from Harrods in London to Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis. […]

Herron to host Indiana High School Junior Art Invitational Exhibiton, opening reception

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INDIANAPOLIS — The artistic talents of high school juniors from across Indiana will be on exhibit this month at Herron School of Art and Design, located on the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis campus. Herron will host the annual Indiana High School Junior Art Invitational Exhibition from April 9 to 20 in Marsh Gallery at Eskenazi […]

Lecture | Artist Marcus Sendlinger

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Date: Wednesday, April 13, 2016. Time: 5:30pm. Location: Basile Auditorium, Herron School of Art + Design Artist website. Bio: Marcus Sendlinger is a painter, musician, and curator of wandering exhibitions including “Wheeling” (2002-2004) and “Alptraum” (Nightmare) (2010-). He studied painting, drawing, and printmaking at the University of Art and Design in Offenbach, Germany. He is […]

‘Heritage Spectrum 10 Years Later’ exhibition continues Herron’s diversity legacy

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INDIANAPOLIS — An upcoming exhibition of work by 14 students at Herron School of Art and Design continues a tradition that dates back to a 1996 Indianapolis Museum of Art exhibition recognizing four outstanding African-American artists who attended Herron. “Heritage Spectrum 10 Years Later” runs March 18 through May 29 at the Indiana State Museum […]

Anila Agha’s ArtPrize winner ‘Intersections’ to go on display locally

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INDIANAPOLIS — Immaculate beauty. That’s how Anila Quayyum Agha describes magnificent works of art that have the power to “bring you to tears and laughter at the same time,” such as a glorious sunset or the Grand Canyon at sunrise. Those words also describe “Intersections,” the 2014 ArtPrize-winning sculpture created by Agha, an associate professor […]

Herron School of Art and Design reprising ‘Herron Open: Mini Golf Mega Art’ fundraiser

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INDIANAPOLIS – It’s back, and it promises to be better than ever. The nine holes of miniature golf and original visual art known as the Herron Open: Mini Golf Mega Art will take place April 2 at the Herron School of Art and Design’s Eskenazi Fine Arts Center, 1410 Indiana Ave. The fundraiser — first […]

Exhibit | Herron to present rare exhibit of Japanese bamboo art

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INDIANAPOLIS — An exhibit two years in the making and the likes of which has rarely, if ever, been seen in Indianapolis opens March 2 at the Herron School of Art and Design on the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis campus. “Discovering Japanese Bamboo Art: The Rusty and Ann Harrison Collection,” an exhibition of 45 sculptural […]

Lecture Series | Phillip Tennant Furniture Artisan Lecture presents Don Miller

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Date:February 16, 2016 Location: Eskenazi Hall, HR 144 Time: 6:00 PM Herron School of Art and Design announces today that Don Miller, associate professor of crafts at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, will provide the first artist’s talk in the new Phillip Tennant Furniture Artisan Lecture series. The talk will take place in […]

Opening exhibition: Herron School of Art and Design offers relief from ‘rampant media consumption’

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INDIANAPOLIS — Just in time to help shake off the winter doldrums comes “FABRICation,” an exhibition co-curated by Reni Gower, professor in the Painting and Printmaking Department at Virginia Commonwealth University-Richmond, and Kristy Deetz, professor in the Art Discipline at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. “FABRICation” opens with a reception at 6 p.m. Jan. 13 […]