News From Terre Haute, Indiana

March 27, 2014

Museums/Exhibitions: March 27, 2014


The Tribune-Star

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Downtown

SHELDON SWOPE ART MUSEUM, 25 S. Seventh St., swope.org

April 5-May 10 — 47th annual Student Art Exhibition; reception, awards ceremony 1 to 3 p.m. April 5.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; noon to 5 p.m. Saturday. Closed Sunday, Monday and national holidays. Admission free. Call 812-238-1676.

OUT-OF-TOWN

RIVERTOWN ART GALLERY, Historic Newburgh Inc. offices, 517 W. Main St., Newburgh.

April 5 — Open house and spring exhibit, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

ABRAHAM LINCOLN PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY & MUSEUM, Springfield, Ill., presidentlincoln.org.

April 3 — Historian Shawn Michelle Smith to discuss her book, “Pictures and Progress: Early Photography and the Making of African American Identity,” book signing, 6 p.m., discussion, 6:30; reservations required, 217-558-8934.

Colleges and universities

INDIANA STATE UNIVERSITY

Gallery Lounge, Hulman Memorial Student Union.

March 27 — Exhibit “Aging in America” by Dr. Jeffrey M. Levine, geriatrician in New York City; announcement and exhibit of winners in “Aging in the Wabash Valley” photo competition, 4:30 p.m.; artist talk by Levine, 5:20; reception until 7:30.

For information, call 812-237-3814.

EASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY

Tarble Arts Center, Ninth Street at Cleveland Avenue, Charleston, Ill.

Through May 18 — Global Threads: International Folk Art Textiles exhibit.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, closed Mondays; 217-581-2787.

ONGOING

VIGO COUNTY COURTHOUSE, Third Street and U.S. 41.

Permanent — Four murals by Terre Haute artist Bill Wolfe, first floor rotunda.

Hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

CLABBER GIRL HULMAN & CO. MUSEUM, The Gallery, former first floor lobby, Hulman & Co. building, 900 Wabash Ave.

Through March — Artwork by photographer Debbie Goodin.

Currently — Showcase of the company’s history as well as the family history of founder Herman Hulman.

Hours: museum, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday; bakeshop, 6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Admission free. Call 812-232-9446.

HIPPODROME THEATRE, Ancient Accepted Scottish Rite Temple, Eighth and Ohio streets.

Currently — Exhibition of pen and ink drawings by Terre Haute artist Mike Bender.

ART SPACES INC., Wabash Valley Outdoor Sculpture Collection Inc., 669 Ohio St., info@wabashvalleyartspaces.com

“Max Ehrmann at the Crossroads,” a bronze life-size work by Bill Wolfe with excerpts of “Desiderata” embedded in walkway and entire poem mounted nearby, at Crossroads of America, Seventh Street and Wabash Avenue.

“Composite House for Terre Haute,” sculpture by Lauren Ewing, in Gilbert Park, 14 1/2 Street and Wabash Avenue.

“Spirit of Space,” sculpture by Bob Emser, in front of Swope Art Gallery, 25 S. Seventh St.

“Gatekeeper,” sculpture by Sally Rogers, Vigo County Public Library grounds, Seventh and Poplar streets.

“Free Fly,” sculpture by Bob Evans, in front of 113 S. Seventh St.

“A Chorus of Trumpets,” sculpture by Howard Kalish, Rankin Plaza, Indiana State University.

Call 812-235-2801.

TERRE HAUTE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM, 727 Wabash Ave.

Currently — Imagination Station, including Imagination Playground, ZOOB, K’NEX building tables.

Currently — Bigger WTHCM television studio, expanded construction area, re-themed Flight Deck, all-new Critter Corner featuring live animals, and a third book nook, third floor.

Currently — Indiana Soybean Alliance adds four large soybean displays to “Agciting” exhibit.

Currently — Bee hive exhibit, Lunar Arm, interactive treehouse, fossil dig, agricultural and science exhibits and more.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday.

Call 812-235-5548.

ARTS ILLIANA, 23 N. Sixth St., info@artsilliana.org

Through April 16 — “What Does Kindness Look Like” Exhibition, in observance of February as National Random Acts of Kindness Month.

Through April 16 — Exhibition of other artwork by regional artists.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Call 812-235-5007.

SHELDON SWOPE ART MUSEUM, 25 S. Seventh St., swope.org

April 5-May 10 — 47th annual Student Art Exhibition; reception, awards ceremony 1 to 3 p.m. April 5.

Permanent Arts Spaces Inc. outdoor sculpture, “Spirit of Space” by Bob Emser, in front of building.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; noon to 5 p.m. Saturday. Closed Sunday, Monday and national holidays. Admission free. Call 812-238-1676.

HALCYON CONTEMPORARY ART GALLERY, Swope Art Museum Education Center, 25 S. Seventh St.

Through March 28 — Halcyon Days 2014, ninth annual juried art exhibition.

Hours: Noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Call 812-841-2884; www.artathalcyon.com.

VIGO COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY, 1 Library Square, Seventh and Poplar streets.

“Gatekeeper,” permanent Arts Spaces Inc. outdoor sculpture by Sally Rogers.

Through March 28 — Artwork by Jo Anne Perigo Fiscus, Judith Lynn Smith, Jan Skipo, Don Turner and Sheila K. Ter Meer, members of Wabash Valley Art Guild and River City Art Association inspired by the 2014 Wabash Valley Big Read book selection, “The Magnificent Ambersons.”

Hours: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Open Sundays 1 to 5 p.m., Labor Day through Memorial Day. Call 812-232-1113.

COX, ZWERNER, GAMBILL & SULLIVAN LAW OFFICE, 511 Wabash Ave.

Permanent — 2013 Year of the River Mural by artists Michael Neary and Amy MacLennan, sponsored by ISU’s Gilbert Wilson Memorial Mural Project, on the side of the building.

Vigo County

FAIRBANKS PARK, west of First Street, on the east bank of the Wabash River.

Permanent — Watermark Landing, public art project, 30 mozaic stepping stones by 16 area artists, along the riverbank just south of the playground.

CORPORATE SQUARE, 2901 Ohio Blvd.

Currently — Photography and glass etchings by Terre Haute artist Todd Stokes.

VALLEY GROUP, Dollar General strip mall, Riley.

Permanent — Pen, ink and mixed media display by Terre Haute artist Mike Bender.

Permanent — “Old Masters” oil paintings by Della Bender of Terre Haute.

EDUCATIONAL HERITAGE ASSOCIATION MUSEUM, at Consolidated Elementary School.

Permanent collection — Vigo County school memorabilia.

Hours: By appointment with Pat Breault, 812-299-5281 or Sandy Billing, 812-466-2187.

EUGENE V. DEBS MUSEUM, 451 N. Eighth St.; debsfoundation.org

Hours: 1 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, except for holidays and Christmas Eve through New Year’s Day; 812-232-2163.

THE GOLDEN FRAME, 509 E. Voorhees St.

Currently — Work by River City Art Association members.

THE LANDING AT FORT HARRISON, 3350 N. Fourth St.

Call 812-460-4000.

SONGBIRD INSPIRATIONS ART AND PHOTOGRAPHY GALLERY, Suite 7-A, Lower Level, The Meadows shopping center.

Currently — Works by Ed and Kathy Cook; Photography of all types, pen and ink sketches, one-of-a-kind “light grafitti” photography.

Currently — Mixed media artwork by Ruthann Brady.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, by appointment only on Sunday. Call 812-243-3176; edandkathycookphotography.smugmug.com

CANDLES HOLOCAUST MUSEUM AND EDUCATION CENTER, 1532 S. Third St., www.candlesholocaustmuseum.org

Permanent — Intertwined Lives: Dr. Mengele, Eugenics, and the Mozes Twins.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday. Docents available 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday; 812-234-7881.

VIGO COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM, 1411 S. Sixth St.

Currently — “That Old Time Religion,” a retrospect of early church history in Vigo County.

Hours: 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. Visit vigohistory.org or call 812-235-9717.

SISTERS OF PROVIDENCE, Providence Spirituality & Conference Center, St. Mary-of-the-Woods.

Outdoor sculpture — Bronze statue of Saint Mother Theodore Theodore Guerin, foundress of the Sisters of Providence, near Church of the Immaculate Conception.

Permanent structure — Log Cabin Chapel, a 1840s replica of the one visited by Saint Mother Theodore Guerin and the Sisters of Providence who arrived from France, located between Grotto Road and the Church of the Immaculate Conception on the site where the first Mass was offered on the motherhouse grounds.

Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sunday. Call 812-535-4531.

TITZER ART STUDIO, BACK GALLERY, 3124 Wallace Ave.

Currently — Sculpture, decorative metals, glass bead jewelry by Patrick and Karen Titzer as well as works by 20 local and regional artists.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday; or by appointment. Call 812-478-1313; titzer.com

DOBBS PARK NATIVE AMERICAN MUSEUM, 5170 Poplar St.

Permanent — Carvings by Ron Parker.

Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Closed Sunday and Monday. Call 812-877-6007.

JAVA HAUTE, 3805 E. Wabash Ave.

Currently — Paintings by Peter Bruning.

COMMUNITY THEATRE OF TERRE HAUTE, 1431 S. 25th St.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 to 8 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 7 to 8 p.m. Saturday; 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Call 812-232-7172.

FOWLER PARK, Oregon Church Road, east of U.S. 41 South.

Hours: Call ahead for operating hours, 812-462-3392.

Wabash Valley

Indiana

SULLIVAN AREA ART GUILD gallery, 16 S. Court St., Sullivan.

Hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday through Sunday. Call 812-243-1039.

KNOX COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY, 502 N. Seventh St., Vincennes.

Hours: kcpl.lib.in.us or 812-886-4380.

CARNEGIE HERITAGE & ARTS CENTER OF GREENE COUNTY, 110 E. Vincennes St., Linton.

LEGRAND ART STUDIO & GALLERY, 2015 W. Indiana 54, Bloomfield; legrandartstudio.com.  

Hours: 812-384-6505 or wyattlegrand@gmail.com.

PARKE COUNTY 4-H FAIRGROUNDS, U.S. 41, one mile north of U.S. 36, Rockville.

GALLERY NORTH, 116 W. Sixth St., north side of courthouse square, Bloomington.

Hours: Wednesday through Saturday.

MANSFIELD CIVIC CENTER, Old Mansfield Village, Parke County.

Hours: mansfieldartisangallery.com or 812-877-9831.

BRIDGETON, in southern Parke County, nine miles south of Rockville; or six miles east of Rosedale

Permanent — 1822 Case Log Cabin, 1878 Barn and House, Collom’s General Store, Mill Snackshop, Bridgeton Grist Mill, Ye Olde Covered Bridge Shoppe, and Bridgeton Covered Bridge.

Call 765-548-2136 or 548-0114.

THE ARTISAN GALLERY, south edge of Mansfield Village, Parke County.

Hours: www.mansfieldguestinn.com or 812-208-2137.

CASA DEL MUSE ART GALLERY AND STUDIO, 32 E. Main St., Bloomfield.

Hours: 812-322-8986.

SULLIVAN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY, 100 S. Crowder St., Sullivan.

Hours: Call 812-268-4957.

D’ARLIER CULTURAL CENTER, 405 N. Mill St., Veedersburg.

Hours: 765-294-4824.

COVERED BRIDGE ART ASSOCIATION GALLERY, 124 W. Ohio St., north side of square, Rockville.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays except Tuesday; 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Closed Tuesdays.

Call 765-569-9422. No admission fee.

ROCKVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY, 106 N. Market St., Rockville, IN.

Hours: 765-569-5544.

CLAY COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY MUSEUM, 100 E. National Ave., Brazil.

Currently — Open through fall. For school tours, contact museum office.

Hours: 1 to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday; 812-446-4036.

GENERAL LEW WALLACE STUDY AND MUSEUM, Crawfordsville; study@ben-hur.com or 765-362-5769.

Through mid-December — Exhibit “Vindication: Lew Wallace in 1864.”

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

Illinois

HUTSON VILLAGE, CABINS, Outer South Rose Street, 1 1/2 miles south of Hutsonville, Ill.

Permanent — Seven log cabins

Call Hutsonville Historical Society, 618-563-4531.

CRAWFORD COUNTY HISTORICAL AND ARCHAEOLOGY MUSEUM, 408 S. Cross St., Robinson, Ill.

BICENTENNIAL ART CENTER & MUSEUM, 132 S. Central Ave., Paris, Ill.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday. Admission free. For information call 217-466-8130. Website: parisartcenter.com

EDGAR COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY ANNEX, 408 N. Main St., Paris, Ill.

Currently — Military artifacts.

Hours: 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Friday.

MARSHALL PUBLIC LIBRARY, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill.; www.marshallillibrary.com.

Through March — Display on Indiana author Booth Tarkington, in conjunction with the 2014 Wabash Valley Big Read book selection, “The Magnificent Ambersons.”

Hours: 217-826-2535.

GASLIGHT ART COLONY, 516 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill., www.gaslightartcolony.com or call 217-808-2115.

Through April 12 — Members Only Show.

Hours: 1 to 5 p.m. Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, 1 to 5 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Closed Sunday and Monday.

PARIS CARNEGIE PUBLIC LIBRARY, 207 S. Main St., Paris, Ill.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Call 217-463-3950.

PALESTINE ART CENTER, 110 S. Main St., Palestine, Ill.

Hours or more information: 618-586-5532 or 586-2701.

DAVID FIFE OPERA HOUSE, 123 S.  Main St., Palestine Ill.

Hours: Labor Day weekend; first weekend in December; and by appointment. Call 618-586-9418 or 586-5177. Free Admission.

CHARLESTON CARNEGIE PUBLIC LIBRARY, Charleston, Ill.

Call 217-549-3972.

Colleges and universities

INDIANA STATE UNIVERSITY

HULMAN CENTER, 200 N. Eighth St.

Permanent — Outdoor sculpture of Larry Bird in bronze by artist Bill Wolfe.

RECITAL HALL, Richard Landini Center for the Performing and Fine Arts

ISU Foundation/Barnes & Noble

Outdoor sculpture — “Renewal” by artist Tim Upham of Colorado, made of white steel and blue glass marbles.

University Art Gallery, Richard G. Landini Center for Performing and Fine Arts.

Hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday; 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday. Admission free. For information, call 812-237-3720.

Cunningham Memorial Library.

Bayh College of Education.

Currently — Emeritus faculty art on display.

Student Recreation Center.

Indoor Sculpture, “The Fire Within,” acrylic and steel sculpture by Jack Fox, inside south entrance.

The Land of Misfit Toys, 1024 N. Seventh St.

Hours: Noon to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Friday; or by appointment. Call 812-232-6706.

John Hook Memorial Observatory, roof of Science Building.

Hours: 8 to 10 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays.

Sculpture Corridor

Outdoor sculpture, “Helix,” functional wind turbine made by environmental sciences students, between Rhoads and Mills residence halls.

Outdoor sculpture, “ISU Sphere,” by Seattle artist Brandon Zebold, south side of Holmstedt Hall.

Outdoor sculpture, “A Chorus of Trumpets,” by Howard Kalish, Rankin Plaza.

Outdoor sculpture, “3 Elements,” steel and neon light sculptures by Dutch artists Frans and Marja de boer Lichtveld, in front of Stalker Hall.

Outdoor Arts Spaces Inc. sculpture, “Emanating Connections,” recycled tires, by Chakaia Booker, in front of New Theater.

Outdoor Arts Spaces Inc. sculpture, “Runner,” in stainless steel by Boston artist Doug Kornfeld, in front of Student Recreation Center.

Outdoor sculpture, “Arthur’s Odyssey,” stainless steel piece by Michael Dunbar of Springfield, Ill., northeast corner of University Hall, formerly Laboratory School.

Outdoor Arts Spaces Inc. sculpture, “TREE,” by Mark Wallis, in front of Memorial Stadium.

Gallery Lounge, Hulman Memorial Student Union.

March 27 — Exhibit “Aging in America” by Dr. Jeffrey M. Levine, geriatrician in New York City; announcement and exhibit of winners in “Aging in the Wabash Valley” photo competition, 4:30 p.m.; artist talk by Levine, 5:20; reception until 7:30.

Hours: 7 a.m. to midnight Monday through Friday; 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, Sunday; closed through winter recess. For information, call 812-237-3814.

Bare-Montgomery Memorial Gallery, Fairbanks Hall.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Call for hours and information: 812-237-3720.

Turman Art Gallery, Center for Performing and Fine Arts, 649 Chestnut St.

Hours: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Memorial Stadium, Brown and Wabash avenues.

Arts Spaces outdoor sculpture at the Indiana Mile, TREE by Mark Wallis of Spencer.

IVY TECH COMMUNITY COLLEGE, 8000 S. Education Drive.

Center for Information Technology, first and second floors.

Oakley Auditorium Art Gallery

Hours: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Friday, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.

ROSE-HULMAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, 5500 E. Wabash Ave.

Currently — Spring Art Exhibit of works by Peter Bruning, Pat Grigg, Elizabeth Petrulis and Don Monroe, Moench and Myers halls.

Outdoor Arts Spaces Inc. sculpture, “Flame of the Millennium,” by Leonardo Nierman, near entrance off U.S. 40.

Outdoor sculptures by Phil Dees of Terre Haute.

Outdoor sculpture “The Self-Made Man,” front steps of Sports & Recreation Center.

Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Admission free. Call Steve Letsinger, 812-877-8452 for guided tour and information on permanent exhibits at the college.

SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS COLLEGE

SMWC Art Gallery, 132 Hulman Hall, St. Mary-of-the-Woods. Call 812-535-5265.

Hours: Noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday.

Hayes Auditorium, 100 Hulman Hall.

Rooney Library

LINCOLN TRAIL COLLEGE

Eagleton Learning Resource Center, 11220 Illinois 1, Robinson, Ill.

LTC Library

Hours: Call 618-544-8657, ext. 1123; 544-8657, ext. 1460.

DEPAUW UNIVERSITY

Richard E. Peeler Art Center, 10 W. Hanna St., Greencastle.

Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday.

OUT-OF-TOWN

KURT VONNEGUT MEMORIAL LIBRARY, Emelie Building, 340 N. Senate Ave., Indianapolis; vonnegutlibrary.org

Hours: noon to 5 p.m. daily except Wednesdays; closed all major holidays. Admission free, donations accepted.

INDIANA INTERCHURCH CENTER ART GALLERY, 1100 W. 42nd St., Indianapolis; indianainterchurch.org.

Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

DOWNTOWN INDIANAPOLIS, along Georgia Street and Capitol Avenue.

Permanent — Monument pillars honoring 10 Hoosiers: Benjamin Harrison, Abraham Lincoln, Tecumseh, Lew Wallace, Ernie Pyle, Booth Tarkington, J.L. “Wes” Montgomery, May Wright Sewell, Madame C.J. Walker and the Lilly Family; 20 others to be honored at later dates.

INDIANA DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS, museum at New Castle facility.

Permanent — History of the IDOC; includes displays of Indiana’s most notorious inmates John Dillinger and Charles Manson, and the IDOC electric chair used from 1913-1995.

BENJAMIN HARRISON PRESIDENTIAL HOME SITE, Indianapolis; (317) 631-1888.

Currently — Daily tours on the hour and half-hour of the 16-room Italianate style house constructed by Harrison in 1874.

Currently — Women’s suffrage artifacts in the restored carriage house.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday; adult tickets, $10, student tickets, $5.

FORT HARRISON STATE PARK, 59th and Post Road, Lawrence, Ind.; (317) 591-0122.

Programs free with $5 in-state admission or $7 out-of-state admission.

Call 317-591-0122.

VINCENNES STATE HISTORIC SITES, Fort Knox II, three miles north of Vincennes on Lower Fort Knox Road, next to Ouabache Trails Park.

Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Email vincennesshs@indianamuseum.org or call 812-882-7422.

WHITE RIVER CANAL, downtown Indianapolis.

Permanent — Project 9/11 Indianapolis dedication of two 22-foot steel beams recovered from the ruins of the World Trade Center.

PERCUSSIVE ARTS SOCIETY AND RHYTHM! DISCOVERY CENTER, Indianapolis, www.pas.org

Hours: (317) 974-4488.

INDIANA STATEHOUSE, 200 W. Washington St., Indianapolis.

Currently — Portraits of Ernest T. “Ernie” Pyle, World War II journalist and Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist from Dana, Ind.; St. Mother Theodore Guerin, foundress of the Sisters of Providence of St. Mary-of-the-Woods, Ind.; and Col. Richard Lieber, founder of Indiana’s state parks.

JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY MUSEUM HOME, 528 Lockerbie St., Indianapolis.

Hours: Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.; closed Sunday, Monday, holidays and first two weeks of January. Call (317) 631-5885.

THE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM OF INDIANAPOLIS, 3000 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis.

Currently — Leonardo, the world’s largest mummified dinosaur in the Dinosphere exhibit.

Permanent — Playscape exhibit.

Permanent — National Geographic Treasures of the Earth.

Hours: Call (317) 334-3322. Closed Mondays.

PUTNAM COUNTY MUSEUM, 1105 N. Jackson St., Greencastle, museum2@co.putnam.in.us.

Currently — John J. Baughman book, “Our Past, Their Present: Historical Essays on Putnam County, Indiana,” on sale.

Currently — Museum’s second book released, “Peeler Pottery: A Retrospective,” by Marj Peeler, available in soft and hard cover.

Hours: 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, by appointment. Call 765-653-8419.

NCAA HALL OF CHAMPIONS, White River State Park, Indianapolis, ncaahallofchampions.org

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday; (317) 916-HALL.

WONDERLAB, 308 W. Fourth St., Bloomington. Website: wonderlab.org

Hours: Call 812-337-1337.

INDIANAPOLIS ZOO/WHITE RIVER GARDENS, HILBERT CONSERVATORY, 1200 W. Washington St., Indianapolis.

GENERAL LEW WALLACE STUDY & MUSEUM, Crawfordsville, Ind.

Hours: Call 765-362-5769.

CONNER PRAIRIE INTERACTIVE HISTORY PARK, 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers. Website: www.connerprairie.org

Hours: Closed Easter. Call (317) 776-6006 or 1-800-966-1836.

BROWN COUNTY ART GALLERY & MUSEUM, Main Street and Artist Drive, Nashville, Ind.

Currently — Collection of 30 paintings by early Indiana artists added to permanent collection, including “Daisy,” by T.C. Steele.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday; noon to 5 p.m. Sunday; 812-988-4609.

T.C. STEELE STATE HISTORIC SITE, 4220 TC Steele Road, Nashville, IN.

INDIANA STATE MUSEUM, Wilbur E. and Florence Jeup Ford Gallery, White River State Park, 650 W. Washington St., Indianapolis.

Currently — Fred the 3-ton mastodon skeleton, Age of Ice Exhibit, Nina Mason Pulliam Gallery.

Currently — Exhibit “Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination.”

Through Aug. 17 — The Big Chill exhibit titled Ice Age Giants: The Mystery of Mammoths and Mastodons.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Call 317-232-1637 for admission information.

INDIANAPOLIS ART CENTER, 820 E. 67th St., Indianapolis; indplsartcenter.org

Hours: 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. weekdays, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, noon to 6 p.m. Sunday; call (317) 255-2464.

EUGENE AND MARILYN GLICK INDIANA HISTORY CENTER, 450 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis; indianahistory.org

Through Aug. 9 — The Indiana Experience, You Are There 1913: A City Under Water, historical articles, photos and personal accounts of the devastating Great Flood of 1913 in Indianapolis, as well as other cities in Indiana.

Currently — Journeys in Destination Indiana interactive experience.

Currently — The Indiana Experience, including You Are There, three-dimensionally recreated historic photographs, Destination Indiana “time travel” using digital technology, The Fortune History Lab with hands-on demonstrations on conservation and preservation, and The Cole Porter Room with multimedia and original materials dedicated to the interpretation of Porter’s life and work.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Call 1-800-447-1830 or (317) 232-1882.

USS INDIANAPOLIS MUSEUM, INDIANA WAR MEMORIAL, 431 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis.

Currently — Permanent exhibit of the USS Indianapolis, the most famous ship in U.S. history.

Currently — Sterling silver service from the USS Indiana, later used aboard the USS Indianapolis.

Hours: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

INDIANA MILITARY MUSEUM, Vincennes.

Permanent — F-4 Phantom fighter jet, the main combat jet in the Vietnam War.

Hours: www.indianamilitarymuseum.org or call 1-800-886-6443.

THE GALLERY, STUTZ II BUILDING, 217 W. 10th St., Suite 125, Indianapolis.

Call (317) 955-2450.

CELEBRATION PLAZA,

White River State Park, Indianapolis.

WALDRON GALLERY OF BROWN COUNTY, The Main Street Shoppes Complex, Old School Way, Nashville, Ind.; waldrongallery.com

Currently — New location directly behind former location.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Call 812-988-1844.

WHITEWATER VALLEY RAILROAD, 455 Market St., Connersville, Ind.; whitewatervalleyrr.org.

Hours: Call 765-825-2054.

EITELJORG MUSEUM OF AMERICAN INDIANS AND WESTERN ART, in White River State Park, 500 W. Washington St., Indianapolis, www.eiteljorg.org

Through July 13 — Blake Little: Photographs from the Gay Rodeo, black and white images of cowboys and cowgirls from the gay rodeo circuit by the Los Angeles-based photographer.

Through Aug. 3 — “Ansel Adams - A Lifetime Portfolio,” includes 80 images of his personally-chosen photographs.

Currently — “R.B. Annis Western Family Experience,” erect a totem pole, build a sod house, climb aboard true to life stagecoach.

Currently — “Ansel Adams in Yosemite” and “Our People, Our Land, Our Images.”

Currently — “Facing West: 20 Years of the Eiteljorg Museum” and “A Gesture of Kinship: Photographs by Bruce Hucko.”

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Call (317) 636-9378; 1-800-633-2024. Admission: $7-$4.

INDIANAPOLIS MUSEUM OF ART, 1200 W. 38th St., Indianapolis, www.imamuseum.org

Through May 4 — Indiana By The Numbers exhibit, Elma D. and Orville A. Wilkinson Gallery.

Through Aug. 24 — Sopheap Pich: A Room, Efroymson Family Entrance Pavilion.

Through Sept. 28 — For America: Prints of the American Art-Union, Golden Gallery.

Hours: Call (317) 923-1331.

HARRISON CENTER FOR THE ARTS, 1505 N. Delaware St., Indianapolis.

Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday; noon to 4 Sunday. Call (317) 396-3886.

MONROE COUNTY HISTORY CENTER, 202 E. Sixth St., Bloomington.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

IVY TECH JOHN WALDRON ARTS CENTER, Rosemary P. Miller Gallery and the Flashlight Gallery, 122 S. Walnut St., Bloomington.

Hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Call 812-334-3100.

SOUTHERN INDIANA CENTER FOR THE ARTS, 2001 N. Ewing St., Seymour.

Hours: www.soinart.com

DOWNTOWN VINCENNES, Permanent sculpture — “Tecumseh,” by humanitarian artist Peter Wolf Toth, the 74th giant sculpture in Toth’s “Trail of the Whispering Giants.”

MINNETRISTA CULTURAL CENTER, 1200 N. Minnestrista Parkway, Muncie.

Hours: Call 765-282-4848.

BLUE MOON GALLERY, 416 Main St., Vincennes.

GEORGE ROGERS CLARK NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK, 401 S. Second St., Vincennes.

Hours: 812-882-1776. No entrance fee.

GEORGE ROGERS CLARK HOME SITE, 1102 W. Harrison Ave., Clarksville.

Call 812-280-9970.

REITZ HOME PRESERVATION SOCIETY, 224 S.E. First St., Evansville; reitz@evansville.net.

Hours: 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday; 1 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday. Closed Mondays. Call 812-426-1871.

J.E. SMITH GALLERY, 56 Adams Ave., Evansville.

Hours: 812-455-8982.

NEW HARMONY GALLERY OF CONTEMPORARY ART, 506 Main St., New Harmony; www.nhgallery.com.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. Call 812-682-3156.

NEW HARMONY, plein air event, Holy Angels Community Center and Ribeyre Center.

WOMEN’S INSTITUTE AND GALLERY, 916 E. Granary St., New Harmony; 812-682-3799.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, or by appointment.

WARRICK COUNTY MUSEUM, 217 S. First St., Boonville.

Hours: 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday through Wednesday; 812-897-3100.

RIVERTOWN ART GALLERY, Historic Newburgh Inc. offices, 517 W. Main St., Newburgh.

April 5 — Open house and spring exhibit, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

FORT WAYNE MUSEUM OF ART,

Hours: www.fwmoa.org

EAGLE CREEK PARK, 7840 W. 56th St., Indianapolis.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call Nature Center, (317) 327-7148.

ECKERT & ROSS FINE ART gallery, 5627 N. Illinois St., Indianapolis.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, or by appointment, (317) 255-4561.

ABRAHAM LINCOLN PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY & MUSEUM, Springfield, Ill., presidentlincoln.org.

April 3 — Historian Shawn Michelle Smith to discuss her book, “Pictures and Progress: Early Photography and the Making of African American Identity,” book signing, 6 p.m., discussion, 6:30; reservations required, 217-558-8934.

Through Aug. 31 — Annie Leibovitz Pilgrimage, more than 70 photographs from the Smithsonian American Art Museum’s collection.

Permanent — Historic Union Station.

Hours: Call 217-558-8939.

VERMILION COUNTY MUSEUM, 116 N. Gilbert St., Danville, Ill.; www.vermilioncountymuseum.org

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Call 217-442-2922.

DANVILLE ART LEAGUE, 320 N. Franklin, Danville, Ill.; danvilleartleague.com

Hours: 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday through Saturday; 6 to 9 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. Call 217-442-9264.

Colleges and universities

INDIANA UNIVERSITY

IU Art Museum, 107 S. Indiana Ave., Bloomington.

Currently — 16 Thomas Benton mural panels, IU Auditorium lobby; two panels in Woodburn Hall, two panels in old University Theatre building.

Hours: Call 812-855-8978.

Memorial Stadium

Permanent — Prow section of World War II battleship USS Indiana joins two guns and the ships’ main mast, outside stadium.

Herman B. Wells Library lobby.

Mathers Museum of World Cultures, 416 N. Indiana Ave., Bloomington.

Grunwald Gallery, Fine Arts 123, 1201 E. Seventh St., Bloomington; 812-855-8490.

Through April 5 — MFA Thesis 1 exhibition.

April 8-19 — MFA Thesis 2; gallery talk, noon, reception, 6 to 8 p.m. April 11.

Hours: noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday; closed Sunday, Monday.

BUTLER UNIVERSITY

Jordan Hall, Indianapolis campus.

Clowes Memorial Hall, Indianapolis campus.

Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

IUPUI

IUPUI University Library, Level One Lobby, 755 W. Michigan St., Indianapolis.

Hours: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Saturday; noon to 6 p.m. Sunday. Call (317) 274-8278.

National Art Museum of Sport, University Place Conference Center and Hotel, 850 W. Michigan St.

Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Free admission. For weekend hours or group tours, call (317) 274-3627.

Herron School of Art and Design, 1701 N. Pennsylvania St.

Permanent exhibit — Job sculpture in bronze by Judith Shea, in Allen Whitehill Clowes Pavilion, main entrance, New York Street, Herron Gallery.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m Thursdays.

VINCENNES UNIVERSITY

Shircliff Gallery of Art, Shircliff Humanities Building, First and Harrison streets, campus.

Hours: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday; noon to 3 p.m. Sunday. Call 812-888-4316.

Red Skelton Museum and Education Center

Currently — Vast collection of Red Skelton’s career memorabilia: costumes, scripts, tapes, diaries, makeup, props, jokes, plans for songs and symphonies, original paintings and prints.

Red Skelton Museum of American Comedy

Permanent — Interactive exhibit “Red Skelton: A Legacy of Laughter.”

EASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY

Tarble Arts Center, Ninth Street at Cleveland Avenue, Charleston, Ill.

Outdoor sculpture — Collection includes Landspan East and Landspan West by Jeffrey G. Boshart.

Through March 30 — EIU Student Art Exhibit, main galleries and eGallery.

Through May 18 — Global Threads: International Folk Art Textiles exhibit.

Currently — “Art in Architecture” exhibit of 100 years of Charleston’s architectural history.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, closed Mondays; 217-581-2787.

WABASH VALLEY COLLEGE

Brubeck Arts Center Gallery, 2200 College Drive, Mount Carmel, Ill.

Permanent sculpture — “Cinquenta,” Spanish for 50, by Robert Zasadny of Oakland City, Ind., in lobby.

Through April 10 — “Be Still,” work by artist Hattie Phillips.

Hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Call 618-262-8641.