EXHIBITIONS: The Art Center galleries connect the community with nationally-recognized exhibitions featuring the artwork of local, regional and national artists. Rotating exhibitions run throughout the year and are always free and open to the public.




Art From the Heartland Exhibition Online Gallery


Art From the Heartland features work from some of the Midwest’s most innovative and prolific artists. The exhibition serves as the Art Center’s survey on the state of contemporary art in the Midwest, highlighting artists from Indiana and surrounding states.


Click here to view the Art From the Heartland: Interpretation Guide


Click here to view the Art From the Heartland: Price Booklet


Award Winners:

Best of Show: Clarissa Pezone, ‘Madonna’

Director’s Choice: Clarissa Pezone, ‘Madonna’
Director’s Choice: Krista Hoefle, ‘American Dream: The Visa Lottery Game’
Best of 2D: Cherie Sampson, ‘Uphold (from below)’
Best of 3D: Anastasia Sitnikova, ‘Kegel’
Honorable Mentions:
Kyle Kingen, ‘Torso’
Zilong Su, ‘Astro Mind’
Anne Wedler, ‘Group Dynamic’
Gabriella Poulos, ‘When I don’t know who I am, I serve you’
Michelle Peterlin, ‘The Garden’


Online Exhibition Galleries






The Indianapolis Art Center’s Faculty Gallery in the Frank M. Basile Studio Shop is an exhibition space dedicated exclusively to our current faculty members as an opportunity to showcase their talents and sell work directly to the public. Featuring work made by the very teaching artists that lead our educational and outreach programs, the Faculty Gallery features a wide array of mediums and price points.


Gallery Hours:
Monday-Friday 9 am-10 pm
Saturday 9 am-6 pm
Sunday Noon-6 pm