IDADA - First Friday & Opening Nights

IDADA presents the First Friday Art Tour, featuring 39 downtown venues. The Marsh Gallery is hosting an opening reception for the first year Graduate students of the Herron School of Art and Design and the poetry students at IUPUI. Afterwards, everyone is invited to visit the Lobby Art Space at the Madame Walker Theatre Center for the opening reception of "Love is the Master Rhythm," an exhibition of new paintings by Samuel E. Vazquez.

  

IDADA - First Friday & Opening Nights

IDADA presents the First Friday Art Tour, featuring 39 downtown venues. Begin the evening with Mass Ave's Harvest of the Arts featuring live music, performance artists, showcases, and culinary arts. Afterwards, visit Primary Gallery for the opening reception of Indianapolis painter Stan Blevins. More local artists can also be seen at the Harrison Center for the Arts which is featuring "Food Con3" with an interactive mural. Last, but not least, Richard Emery Nickolson will open the Fall season at Dewclaw with "An Apotropaic Symphony." This opening reception features watercolors on paper reference pictographic symbols that have both representational and abstract functions. 


 

IDADA - First Friday & Opening Nights

IDADA presents the First Friday Art Tour, featuring 39 downtown venues. The Harrison Center for the Arts is hosting the 8th Annual IDADA Membership Exhibition and opening reception. Next, check out the opening reception for Michal Lile's Transitions & Possibilities at Gallery 924. Afterwards, visit the Kuaba Gallery to preview the upcoming exhibit "Teeth and Tongue, " featuring new works by painter Steven Sickles and mixed media sculptors Tony Bayles and Bruce Lyons. 


 

IDADA - First Friday & Opening Nights

IDADA presents the First Friday Art Tour, featuring 39 downtown venues. The Earthhouse Collective presents "Feminine Mystique." This multi-media exhibition includes paintings, drawings, prints, and sculptures by Mary Beth Verdone and Jaymi Tharp. Next, view paintings by artist Katrina Murray at the her opening reception hosted by WUG LAKU's Studio & Garage. Finally, finish the evening with "Speechless Language" and "Teefville" exhibitions at the Indy Indie Artist Colony. 


 

IDADA - First Friday & Opening Nights

IDADA presents the First Friday Art Tour, featuring 25 downtown venues. Gallery 924 presents Dan Cooper's Seasons. This solo, multi-media exhibition includes photography, video, drawing and Cooper's signature style painting. Next, view paintings by artist Kate Oberreich at the her opening reception hosted by Nancy Lee Designs. Finally, finish the evening with "Universal Language" an exhibition at the KUABA Gallery that features new artists, new mediums, and new works.

  

May 4, 2012
IDADA - First Friday & Opening Nights

IDADA presents the First Friday Art Tour, featuring 25 downtown venues. Join the new IDADA gallery Arch at Chatham, for the inaugural exhibit, "Two Ghazals," pigment prints by Dorothy Stites Alig. Then visit the Athenaeum Artspace for exhibits featuring three perspectives on Haiti: beauty, heartbreak, and empathy. During this exquisite exhibit, enjoy free wine and appetizers from the Mass Ave Wine Shoppe. Finish the evening with "SOS," sculptural work by design engineer Dominic Sansone at WUG Laku's Studio & Garage. 


 

April 6, 2012
IDADA - First Friday & Opening Nights

IDADA presents the First Friday Art Tour, featuring 25 downtown venues. Join the new IDADA gallery Arch at Chatham, for a beautiful Spring evening of art, music and conversation. Then visit the new IDADA gallery member Dewclaw for "Night Driving," a group of paintings based on an experience Anita Giddings had while driving at night. Lastly, challenge your perception of space and understanding of what a painting & sculpture can be at the new 3 Mass gallery. 


 

February 3, 2012
IDADA - First Friday

The visual art phenomenon known locally as the IDADA First Friday Art Tour is eager to welcome First Friday veterans, first-timers, and out-of-towners this Friday, February 3, from 6:00-9:00pm. Start your tour at TURF: the IDADA Art Pavilion, where you can check out galleries featuring installation artwork. While you're there, grab an IDADA First Friday Art Tour map and catch a shuttle to one of the Celebration Sites where galleries , The Alkis Keramidas Museum of Art, and restaurants await. The First Friday after party is at TURF this Friday from 9 to Midnight. Admission is $5.00 with cash bar and food provided by Skyline Club Cafe.