Among the MLK Day events is storyteller Portia Jackson speaking about courageous children from the Civil Rights Movement at the Children’s Museum.
Bonnie Rice2 min read
The Eiteljorg Museum Adds to Its Contemporary Collection
This year’s show includes paintings inspired by abstract expressionism, waxed cloth sculpted around steel rods, and a multimedia installation of faces and masks on drums that seem to sing in Tlingit.
Keith Roach2 min read
7 Places That Might Change Hillary Clinton’s Opinion of ‘Indianoplace’
Among the emails Hillary Clinton sent as secretary of state—and recently released by the U.S. State Department—is one from 2010 in which she referred to Indianapolis as “basketball-crazed Indianoplace.”
Evan West2 min read
Street Savvy: Canal Walk
Left unfinished in the 1880s, the Canal now hosts museums, music, a burger joint, and much more.
Lindsay Lyon3 min read
Editor’s Note, June 2015: Lake Michigan Getaways
There’s something about running along the Canal that makes me want to give everyone I see a big thumbs-up.
Amanda Heckert2 min read
Exhibit Worthy: Top Shopping at Indy Museums
Great picks at Children’s Museum, Eiteljorg, IMA, and more
Laura Kruty1 min read
Best of Indy: Arts & Culture
They say the best bands are greater than the sum of their parts. In the case of The Last IV, the parts are pretty excellent themselves.
IM Editors6 min read
Best of Indy: 10 Holiday Pick-Me-Ups
The film selection sometimes strays a long way from the genre at Roving Cinema’s annual party. Even so, it’s one of our 10 Best of Indy holiday picks.
IM Editors2 min read
Artist Q&A: Blake Little's Gay-Rodeo Photos at Eiteljorg
Says the artist, “If my pictures have a message, it’s an organic message. It’s not like I set out to improve rights for LGBT people.”
Michael Schrader7 min read
Photos: Eiteljorg Opens Gay Rodeo Exhibit
Jim Wilke, a former rider in the International Gay Rodeos, is featured in the exhibit, and spoke at the museum about openly gay life in the American West.
Michael Schrader1 min read
Taking the Show on the Road: 4 Imagined Art Vehicles
A caravan of imagined art vehicles, inspired by the campaign to build an Indy Fringe Truck that will bring theater to festivals across the state.