IDADA First Friday Art Tour, Jan. 6, 2017
By Joy Hernandez
On behalf of IDADA
Please see below for the Jan. 6, 2017 IDADA First Friday Gallery Openings and a link to some of the artist’s images. Please share, and thank you for supporting local art in Indianapolis!
Art Bank 317.624.1010
811 Mass. Ave. artbankgallery.com
Our featured artist is Anna Simon. Anna will have an expanded display of her whimsical, colorful paintings through the month of January. View Anna’s work and the works of the many artists throughout Art Bank. Winter hours Wed–Sat 11am–7pm and Sun 12–4pm. Open late for IDADA First Friday Gallery Tour.
ARTMIX: Art Redefining Disability 317.974.4123
1505 N. Delaware St. artmixindiana.org
Soup & A Good Book…Visit the ArtMix gallery and enjoy some warm soup and browse an exhibit of handmade books. Also this month, we’re cleaning out our bookshelves—used books in art, education and disability studies all under $5.00! Free bookmaking project in our studios from 7–8:30pm.
Gallery 924 317.631.3301
924 N. Pennsylvania St. indyarts.org/gallery924
During the January 6th IDADA First Friday Art Tour, Gallery 924 will host a closing reception for TINY V: A Really Big Show. At the closing reception, you will be able to purchase artwork and take it right off the wall! Patrons who have already bought TINY artwork are also welcome to pick up their purchases during this event. AND, as a way to celebrate the kickoff of the Year of Vonnegut with our friends at the Kurt Vonnegut Museum and Library, we’ll also be hosting three pieces of original artwork by Kurt himself. Stop by and learn more about the year-long, city-wide celebration and how you can be involved.
iMOCA at City Way Gallery 317.457.5445
Inside the Alexander Hotel• 216 South St. indymoca.org
On Sunday, January 8th, iMOCA will open an exhibition of Sarah Hobbs’ photographs of installations which she builds to represent living spaces that involve the human psyche, such as “Prom Forever”, a room with walls clad in gold metallic sheets grounded by the iconic refreshment table typically found at high school proms. The exhibit is at the iMOCA City-Way Gallery through June 24, 2017.
SATCH LOST & FOUND Art GallerY 317.691.3661
1125 E Brookside Ave, 2nd floor, Schwitzer Gallery firstname.lastname@example.org
Closed for January 6th First Friday. In 2017 the gallery is moving downstairs to a much larger space on the main floor at Circle City Industrial Complex. Happy New Year!
Kurt Vonnegut Museum and Library 317.512.1954
646 Massachusetts Avenue email@example.com
Join us for our Year of Vonnegut Kick-Off Party at our new location, 646 Mass Ave. Stop by for a building tour. See what it looks like now and learn about our construction plans and Grand Opening April 8th. Students from Herron High School will provide musical entertainment and share thoughts on their “Celebrating Leaders of Common Decency” art exhibit.
Circle City Industrial Complex (CCIC)
1125 E Brookside Ave
Studio C7A: Darkroom Revelations. 317-727-0698.
Come celebrate the New Year! This month’s photography display features:
• Gayle Moore’s ethereal botanical silver gelatin prints
• Quaint Monhegan Island through the artistic eyes of Nancy Frass
• Tom Potter’s vision of the feminine mystique.
Studio C203: Katrina J. Murray Studio. 317-440-2660. Katrina will be showing works on paper. Shredded or cut magazine pages create an interesting play on
pattern and color.
Harrison Center for the Arts 317.396.3886
1505 N. Delaware St. Pam@harrisoncenter.org
Tuning Inception Artist Reception, Friday, January 6, 2017, 6–9pm
Harrison Gallery: Tuning Inception group show
Speck Gallery: Kyle Ragsdale Retrospective
City Gallery: Indy Cartography, Kate Oberreich
Hank & Dolly’s Gallery: TBD
Gallery Annex: Seer/Sign Painter, James Shuck
The work hangs through January 27.
Tube Factory Artspace 317.450.6630
1125 Cruft Street bigcar.org
Friday, January 6, 2017, 6–10pm
At Tube: Mari Evans: Carl Pope and Jeff Beaver’s What is this?
At Artist’s Residencey House: Marilyn Gatin’s Hands On Indiana Closing Reception
At Listen Hear: Grant Lewandowski Zine Release and Photo Show “Down On My Knees I Pray”and Jessica Kartawich’s “Dear Somebody”, 6–9pm