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The Indianapolis Art Center is located alongside the Monon Trail just north of Broadripple, Visitors are invited to watch art demonstrations in 13 different studios, register for art classes and shop in the Basile Gallery Gift Shop. Visitors are also encouraged to explore ARTSPARK, the 12-acre creativity park with open-air studios and outdoor sculptures.
In addition to teaching classes, they offer open studios in which you can watch a lot of working artists produce their work. For example, Matt Kenyon is a glass artist who also teaches classes on how to make glass pumpkins/ornaments/hearts/flowers, for various holidays can often be found creating various pieces of art as can Matt Warren, who is a metal sculpture artist. You can also sign up for demonstrations in glassblowing, ceramics, printmaking or painting. Groups can also participate in hands-on activities in glassblowing, ceramics, painting, drawing, jewelry/metalsmithing, sculpture and fiber arts (cost depends on activity).
Indianapolis Art Center is open 7 days a week. Great place for all ages, it is located on a 13 acre sculpture park with over 40 sculptures and great landscaping! The Michael Graves building holds classrooms in all art mediums, they offer over 200 classes a semester and do over 50 exhibitions a year! Great gift shop with hand made arts & crafts! Great place for a meeting, wedding or large event also!
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