Exhibit showcases World War II experiences of a soldier artist

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INDIANAPOLIS — When Harry Davis, a Herron School of Art and Design graduate, went to war in 1942, he did so with a paintbrush in his bag. An exhibit in University Library at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis showcases his work as a combat artist and impressions of the war that Davis chronicled in letters, a […]

Art exhibit offers insights into movement to recognize 100th Indy 500 race

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Several artists, including Herron School of Art and Design faculty member Danielle Riede, have their work on display at an exhibit in Indianapolis that takes as its theme the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500. The name of the show, “Asphaltum,” makes the connection between these two very different worlds: It is named for a […]

Exhibition | Herron School of Art and Design Presents : “Look/See” 2016

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Date: May 4, 2016 Time: 4:00 PM-9:00 PM Location: Herron Art School And Design, Eskenazi Hall – 735 W. New York St., Indianapolis, IN Eskenazi Fine Arts Center – 1410 Indiana Ave., Indianapolis, IN RSVP for free. Herron’s biggest night of the academic year. Look/See recognizes the achievements of Herron’s graduating master’s degree candidates with […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Anila Quayyum Agha: Art, Education, and the Making of Future Creative Thinkers

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Date: October 12, 2015 Reception: 4:30-5:30 PM Lecture: 5:30-7:00 PM Location: IUPUI Campus Center Theater, 420 University Blvd. Indianapolis, IN 46202 A successful art practice need not be measured solely on commercial success but also on the quality of life of the practitioner. Artistic excellence in creative fields is often the result of a great […]