Tim Compton and Other Indianapolis Art Center Ceramicists Head to NCECA

Adult Programs Manager Tim Compton, Ceramics Studio Chair Paul Hayes and many other Indianapolis Art Center ceramicists are headed to Pittsburgh, PA for the 52nd Annual Conference of the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA).  Continue reading


FUN FACT: The dog is the Indianapolis Art Center's Chinese zodiac animal (we were born in 1934) and 2018 is the year of the dog! Continue reading

2018: New Year's Art Resolutions

Our Art Resolutions for 2018   Continue reading

Five Questions With Debbie Kirby

On October 28, 2017, the Indianapolis Art Center, in conjunction with the Robert H. McKinney family, awarded Art Center ceramics instructor Debbie Kirby the seventh Skip McKinney Faculty of the Year Award. Continue reading

Almost Everything is Art: Jeida's story

When Jeida and Christine first met, they were a little bit nervous. It was the first time that either of them was matched with a mentor or mentee for the SMART (Supportive Mentoring through ART) program.  Continue reading

Mark of All Mediums

If you’ve visited the Indianapolis Art Center in the past eight years, chances are you’ve seen Mark Swaim in your classroom or the hallways or busy working at Open Studio hours.  Continue reading

80th Annual Student Show Jurors

The 80th Annual Student Show exhibition is the largest juried exhibition of work made by our students.  Continue reading

Five Questions With Ben Johnson

Last year, the Indianapolis Art Center, in conjunction with the Robert H. McKinney family, awarded Art Center Glass Blowing studio chair Ben Johnson the sixth Skip McKinney Faculty Award.  Continue reading

Fall At The Indianapolis Art Center

  One of the best parts of the Art Center being located in the beautiful city of Indianapolis, is that we get to experience all the seasons. ArtsPark is especially beautiful with the trees and sculptures changing, showing us there are so many different ways to experience art we think we already know. There is always something new to look at and learn about.  Continue reading

Our Street Is Us And We Are It

"Our street is us and we are it. Our street is where we like to be, and it looks like all our dreams."  Continue reading