Clabber Girl to host Artisan exhibit in April
Works by six of West Central Indiana’s finest artisans will be featured throughout April at the River and Roads Artisan Trails Spring Exhibition in the Clabber Girl Art Gallery at 900 Wabash Ave.
- Museums/Exhibitions: April 3, 2014
Minecraft Mania hits Terre Haute Children’s Museum
Minecraft and learning will collide on Thursday, April 3, when eBash Video Game Center presents Minecraft Mania at the Terre Haute Children’s Museum. The classes are being sponsored by Duke Energy.
Visit Children’s Museum Tuesday for Community Day
Tuesday will be Community Day at the Terre Haute Children’s Museum, sponsored by the Indiana State University Federal Credit Union. Admission that day will be reduced to $2 per person, with museum members and children under age 2 admitted for free. The museum, at the corner of Eighth Street and Wabash Avenue, will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Art Guild calls for entries for May 1-3 spring show
The Wabash Valley Art Guild with Clabber Girl Museum and Art Gallery will present the Wabash Valley Art Guild’s 37th Annual Spring Art Show May 1-3.
- Museums/Exhibitions: March 27, 2014
Rose to feature Valley artists at March 20 reception
Local artists Peter Bruning, Pat Grigg, Elizabeth Petrulis and Don Monroe are featured in the spring art exhibit on walls throughout Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology’s Moench Hall and Myers Hall academic buildings.
Gaslight Art Colony showcases children’s work in annual show
Gaslight Art Colony in Marshall, Ill., announces winners of the annual Children’s Art Show. Many art pieces were entered in the show. Children and teens from kindergarten through high school were eligible for prizes, which were funded by show sponsors Kirchner Building Center, Lincoln Trail Ford, Old National Bank, First Bank of Marshall and Ann Sutton of First Financial Bank.
Clabber Girl gallery features photo art
Debbie Goodin, owner of Sarenity Photo, is the featured artist for March in the Clabber Girl Museum’s Art Gallery at 900 Wabash Ave.
Valley youth celebrate the work of Saint Mother Theodore through art in March
The creativity, ingenuity, talent and determination of young Wabash Valley artists were on display during the Sisters of Providence eighth annual Youth Art Contest reception March 13 in Providence Spirituality and Conference Center at St. Mary-of-the-Woods.
The winners’ artwork is on display on the first floor of Owens Hall across from the temporary location of The Gift Shop. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.
Gaslight features ‘Members Only’ show
Gaslight Art Colony in Marshall, Ill., will showcase the work of its members during a “Members Only” show through April 12.
- Museums/Exhibitions: March 20, 2014
Sullivan Area Art Guild to celebrate anniversary March 14
Residents are invited to join the members of the Sullivan Area Art Guild on Friday as it celebrates the one-year anniversary of its new gallery.
Activities are scheduled from 5 to 8 p.m. in the gallery at 16 S. Court St. on the square in Sullivan. Refreshments will be provided.
Gallery presents ‘Halcyon Days’ exhibit
Halcyon Art Gallery is presenting the regional juried exhibition, “Halcyon Days 2014,” on view from Friday until March 28. The opening reception will take place from 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday. This is the ninth in a series of juried exhibitions showcasing the best of contemporary art in all media.
See dinosaurs, Dr. Seuss characters at Children's Museum
On Sunday, March 9, Terre Haute Children’s Museum guests will be in for a special treat. Prehistoric creatures from Erth’s “Dinosaur Zoo” will be roving the museum, and Dr. Seuss characters will come to life when the Children’s Theatre of Terre Haute presents “Seussical Jr.”
March library exhibit inspired by ‘Magnificent Ambersons’
Artists from River City Art Association and the Wabash Valley Art Guild in Terre Haute will feature works inspired by the 2014 Wabash Valley Big Read selection, “The Magnificent Ambersons.”
- Museums/Exhibitions: March 6, 2014
VIDEO: Mardi Gras at the Swope
Teresa Shaffer was handing out beads and masks at the Swope Art Museum's Mardi Gras celebration Saturday night. The event is an annual fundraiser for the downtown museum.
Paint ‘Spring Rain’ March 4 at Gaslight Colony
For over a year, Gaslight Art Colony has introduced painting to many groups of adults and children with a class called Canvas at the Colony. The next session, “Spring Rain,” will take place at 6 p.m. CST on Tuesday at the gallery, 516 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill. The fee is $35 if paid in advance, or $45 at the door.
Be part of on-the-spot portrait exhibit March 14-16 at Indiana Historical Society
The Indiana Historical Society will offer its guests the opportunity to have their portraits both taken and incorporated into an on-the-spot exhibition with #300in3. The free event will take place March 14 through 16, from noon to 4 p.m. each day.
The Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center, home of the IHS, is at 450 W. Ohio St. in downtown Indianapolis.
- Museums/Exhibitions: Feb. 27, 2014
Children’s Museum to host birthday party for Dr. Seuss
Visit the Terre Haute Children’s Museum from 1 to 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 2, for a birthday celebration for Dr. Seuss.
Tonight’s film at CANDLES postponed
“Nicky’s Family,” tonight’s film at the CANDLES Holocaust Musem and Education Center, has been postponed.
- Museums/Exhibitions: Feb. 20, 2014
Lightwire Theater today at Children’s Museum cancelled
Due to weather conditions, the Lightwire Theater/DiNO-Light presentation at the Terre Haute Children's Museum has been canceled. For the most current information on the status of the Lightwire Theater show at 7 p.m. today in Hatfield Hall at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, call Hatfield Hall at 812-877-8544.
MARK BENNETT: ‘Notes on a River’ exhibition brings Wabash scenes to gallery
The best views of the Wabash come with wet, muddy feet.
‘Convergence: Two Groups, One Vision’ at the Halcyon
Halcyon Art Gallery is presenting a compelling overview of visually arresting art movements of Terre Haute area artists. The exhibition, “Convergence: Two Groups, One Vision,” on display through Feb. 28, features more than 36 vivid paintings, prints, watercolors, drawings, glass, photography, wood, encaustic and sculpture by members of River City Art Association and Wabash Valley Art Guild.
Photography exhibit to highlight aging in February
Dr. Jeffrey M. Levine’s “Aging Across America,” a photography exhibition that portrays images of adults 60 and older — the fastest growing segment of the population, but also the least pictured in the media, is on display throughout February in the Vigo County Public Library.
‘Rewritten by Machine’ through March 21 at ISU gallery
“Rewritten by Machine and New Technology,” an introduction to the history of video art and its contemporary tendencies, will be on exhibit Feb. 17 through March 21 in University Art Gallery in the Landini Center for Performing and Fine Arts at Indiana State University.
- Museums/Exhibitions:Feb. 13, 2014
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