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Art favorites: Glow of Gold, Gleam of Pearl

Paxton’s painting is an arresting full-length work. The glow and shimmer of the background draws the viewer in, hinting at shadows and warm, diffuse light. Currently… 38 more words

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Art favorites: Marblehead Pottery

I love this pottery. Clean lines. Striking colors. The beautiful simplicity of the American Arts and Crafts movement. The artist is unknown. Marblehead refers to a coastal Massachusetts town. 8 more words

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Art favorites: Nocturnal Landscape

George Winter, a British-born artist of early American subjects, is one of the first (maybe the first) professional painters in Indiana. He came to the Logansport area specifically drawn to the plight of the Native Americans of the area and their forced relocation. 71 more words

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#WhatsHappeninginIndy This Weekend- Sept. 10-11

Penrod Arts Fair at the Indianapolis Museum of Art
They don’t call it Indiana’s nicest day for no reason. The beautiful grounds of the IMA are perfectly suited for Saturday’s display of more than 300 artists. 114 more words


Art favorites: Christ in the Storm on the Sea of Galilee

Water and sky—usually so comforting—are menacing in the context of this painting. Yet in the midst of the metaphorical woes reflected in the dark skies and the roiling waters is calm. 35 more words

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Do you have any photographic haunts?

Where do you go for everyday shooting? Do you have some favorite places, places that seldom let you down?

The sprawling grounds of the Indianapolis Museum of Art used to be that place for me. 429 more words


As we wend our way home from “The Motor City,” we stopped in Indianapolis to see a heap of historic sites, from extensions of our research on The Vagabonds, to the Indy 500, to a presidential home, a capitol, and a fine art museum.  1,928 more words