Art of the Word

at the Indianapolis Art Center


Thursday, October 21 from 5 pm-8 pm


Celebrate the stories of the city with the Indianapolis Art Center’s inaugural literary event Art of the Word. As a means to further connect artists with audiences in every avenue of creativity, this free event is collaborative byproduct of the Art Center, the Indiana Writers Center, Booth Magazine, Indiana Humanities, and the Indianapolis Anthology.


Over the course of the three hours patrons will be able to enjoy listening to works of emerging and established authors, partake in art activities, and browse around a pop-up book fair featuring local shops and literary organizations.


No matter if you’re a writer or a reader, bookworms of all sorts are welcome to take in the wonders of the writing at Art of the Word.


5:00: Book Fair & Beverages Open
5:30-5:45: Nick Reading (Representative of the Indianapolis Anthology)
6:00: Art Activities Open
6:00-6:15: Chantel Massey (Representative of Indiana Humanities)
6:30-6:45: Sarah Layden (Representative of the Indiana Writers Center
7:00-7:15: Rachel Jamison Webster (Representative of Booth Magazine)





For sponsorship opportunities please contact Carrie Selby, Corporate & Foundation Relations Manager, at [email protected].