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September 26, 2014

We Are City [EXPORT] at IU Center for Art + Design

 Centered on the artist-in-residence projects that Indianapolis-based collective We Are City has facilitated since 2012, [EXPORT] shares the group’s city engagement efforts with a new audience in Columbus.[EXPORT] is curated by Laura Holzman, Public Scholar of Curatorial Practices and Visual Art at IUPUI. It features work by Oliver Blank, Jace Clayton, William “Zoe” FitzGerald, James A. Reeves, Rocío Rodríguez Salceda, and Matthew Skjonsberg. [EXPORT] will be on display at the IU Center for Art + Design (IUCA+D) from Friday, September 5 through Wednesday, October 1. Gallery hours are from 1-5pm Tuesdays through Saturdays.

Date: September 26, 2014
Venue: IU Center for Art + Design (IUCA+D)
Phone: (812) 375-7550
Address:
310 Jackson Street, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

September 29, 2014

Indiana Artists Club 82nd Annual Membership Exhibition

The Indiana Artists Club annual Member Exhibition, now open, features up to 100 pieces in a variety of media and styles, including pastels, oils, watercolors, acrylics and more. Most of the artwork is for sale.

 

A free opening reception, with light refreshments, will be held at the Columbus Learning Center on Saturday, October 11, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Shawn Thomas Dingwerth, executive director of the Richmond Museum of Art and author, will speak at the reception at 6:30 p.m. about his new book, “The Richmond Group Artists.” Copies of the book, which tells the untold story of a group of artists who developed a distinctive impressionistic style which transformed Richmond into an important center for art in the Midwest, will be available for purchase and signature.

 

The exhibition runs through December 30, 2014. It is free and open to the public, Monday – Saturday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. with extended hours until 10 p.m. on Monday – Thursday through Dec. 15. For more information, visit http://www.indianaartistsclub.org/member-exhibition/ or call Columbus Learning Center at (812) 314-8507.

Date: September 29, 2014
Venue: Columbus Learning Center
Phone: (812) 314-8507
Address:
4555 Central Avenue, Suite 210, Columbus, IN, 47203, United States

October 3, 2014

We Are City [EXPORT] at IU Center for Art + Design

 Centered on the artist-in-residence projects that Indianapolis-based collective We Are City has facilitated since 2012, [EXPORT] shares the group’s city engagement efforts with a new audience in Columbus.[EXPORT] is curated by Laura Holzman, Public Scholar of Curatorial Practices and Visual Art at IUPUI. It features work by Oliver Blank, Jace Clayton, William “Zoe” FitzGerald, James A. Reeves, Rocío Rodríguez Salceda, and Matthew Skjonsberg. [EXPORT] will be on display at the IU Center for Art + Design (IUCA+D) from Friday, September 5 through Wednesday, October 1. Gallery hours are from 1-5pm Tuesdays through Saturdays.

Date: October 3, 2014
Venue: IU Center for Art + Design (IUCA+D)
Phone: (812) 375-7550
Address:
310 Jackson Street, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

October 4, 2014

Saturday Sampler: Pumpkin Palooza

A fall tradition for the Bartholomew County Historical Society, Pumpkin Palloosa celebrates everything pumpkin!  Why do we carve pumpkins? Who were the first people to grow pumpkins?  What parts of the pumpkin are edible?  Why are they called jack-o-lanterns?  Learn the answers to all these questions and more as we discover pumpkin lore and even carve a pumpkin to take home!  Enjoy this fall favorite with your family. Our Saturday Samplers are monthly family friendly workshops catered towards small children.

Start: October 4, 2014 11:00 am
End: October 4, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Yellow Trail Museum
Phone: (812) 371-7969
Address:
Main St., Hope, IN, 47246, United States
Cost: Free

October 6, 2014

Indiana Artists Club 82nd Annual Membership Exhibition

The Indiana Artists Club annual Member Exhibition, now open, features up to 100 pieces in a variety of media and styles, including pastels, oils, watercolors, acrylics and more. Most of the artwork is for sale.

 

A free opening reception, with light refreshments, will be held at the Columbus Learning Center on Saturday, October 11, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Shawn Thomas Dingwerth, executive director of the Richmond Museum of Art and author, will speak at the reception at 6:30 p.m. about his new book, “The Richmond Group Artists.” Copies of the book, which tells the untold story of a group of artists who developed a distinctive impressionistic style which transformed Richmond into an important center for art in the Midwest, will be available for purchase and signature.

 

The exhibition runs through December 30, 2014. It is free and open to the public, Monday – Saturday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. with extended hours until 10 p.m. on Monday – Thursday through Dec. 15. For more information, visit http://www.indianaartistsclub.org/member-exhibition/ or call Columbus Learning Center at (812) 314-8507.

Date: October 6, 2014
Venue: Columbus Learning Center
Phone: (812) 314-8507
Address:
4555 Central Avenue, Suite 210, Columbus, IN, 47203, United States

Disability Film Series

The Arc of Bartholomew County’s Scenes of Inclusion: A Disability Film Series Presents Embracing Arts for All, the Sprout Traveling Festival

 

Monday, October 6, 7 pm at YES Cinema, 328 Jackson Street, Downtown Columbus, IN

 

Admission is free.

 

For more information thearcofbc@yahoo.com

 

Eight short films, ranging in length from 4 minutes to 18 minutes, highlight a variety of opportunities for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities engaged in the arts as a means of education, creative self-expression, and personal and professional growth.

 

Funding provided by the Heritage Fund, the Community Foundation of BartholomewCounty

Start: October 6, 2014 7:00 pm
End: October 6, 2014 8:30 pm
Venue: YES Cinema
Address:
Commons Mall, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

October 10, 2014

Ethnic Expo

Ethnic Expo – Columbus, IN: October 10 – 11, 2014

City Hall, 123 Washington Street, Columbus, Indiana
11:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. each day
Ethnic Expo is a celebration of Columbus, Indiana’s ethnic diversity, featuring international food, music, children’s activities, parade, and fireworks. Mexico will be celebrated this year as the host country of the 31st annual event. The parade will be held on Saturday, October 11,
Music and entertainment each day headline Saturday 6p-7:30 El Tule for those who love to dance, feel good and enjoy the positive expression of music. Unique sound combining influences of Cumbia, Merengue, Salsa and Reggae.

Date: October 10, 2014
Venue: Columbus City Hall
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

October 11, 2014

Ethnic Expo

Ethnic Expo – Columbus, IN: October 10 – 11, 2014

City Hall, 123 Washington Street, Columbus, Indiana
11:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. each day
Ethnic Expo is a celebration of Columbus, Indiana’s ethnic diversity, featuring international food, music, children’s activities, parade, and fireworks. Mexico will be celebrated this year as the host country of the 31st annual event. The parade will be held on Saturday, October 11,
Music and entertainment each day headline Saturday 6p-7:30 El Tule for those who love to dance, feel good and enjoy the positive expression of music. Unique sound combining influences of Cumbia, Merengue, Salsa and Reggae.

Date: October 11, 2014
Venue: Columbus City Hall
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Live Broadcast: Johnson County Antique Market

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Live Broadcast: Johnson County Antique Market

Johnson County Fairgrounds, Scott Hall

10 am- 11am

Start: October 11, 2014 10:00 am
End: October 11, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: Johnson County Fairgrounds
Address:
250 Fairground Dr, Franklin, IN, 46131, United States

October 12, 2014

Indiana Artists Club 82nd Annual Membership Exhibition

The Indiana Artists Club annual Member Exhibition, now open, features up to 100 pieces in a variety of media and styles, including pastels, oils, watercolors, acrylics and more. Most of the artwork is for sale.

 

The exhibition runs through December 30, 2014. It is free and open to the public, Monday – Saturday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. with extended hours until 10 p.m. on Monday – Thursday through Dec. 15. For more information, visit http://www.indianaartistsclub.org/member-exhibition/ or call Columbus Learning Center at (812) 314-8507.

Start: October 12, 2014 8:00 am
End: October 12, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Columbus Learning Center
Phone: 812-314-8591
Address:
4444 kelly street, columbus, IN, 47203, United States
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