Exhibitions


Mound At Large: Trenton Doyle Hancock

Mound At Large: Trenton Doyle Hancock

January-March 20 at iMOCA CityWay, 216 E South St. Opening reception January 9, 6-11 p.m. Made possible thanks to a grant from The Indianapolis Foundation, a Central Indiana Community Foundation. Influenced equally by the history of painting as by the pulp imagery of pop-culture, Trenton Doyle Hancock transforms traditionally formal decisions—such as the use of […]

Wanderlust: Paul Harris

Wanderlust: Paul Harris

November 7- January 17 Opening reception November 7, 6-11 p.m. Few artists can say they have the title of their upcoming exhibition tattooed on their body. But, for Indianapolis artist Paul Harris, the title: “Wanderlust” appeared along his collarbone long before he even developed the idea for his show opening at the Indianapolis Museum of […]

Fermata:Richard Mosse

Fermata:Richard Mosse

The Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art (iMOCA)’s new CityWay location, 215 E South St, will open with Richard Mosse’s Fermata, October 3, 6-11 p.m. A free concert by musician Helado Negro will take place at 9 p.m. on October 3, both made possible through a partnership with Buckingham Foundation. Mosse uses Kodak Aerochrome, a discontinued […]

Helado Negro

Helado Negro

A free concert by musician Helado Negro will take place 9 p.m. on October 3, at iMOCA’s new CityWay location, 215 E South St. The concert is made possible through a partnership with Buckingham Foundation. Since its dawn, Helado Negro has achieved a successful organic growth. The inclusiveness of myriad forms of meticulous music craftsmanship […]

M12 Collective Book Tour

M12 Collective Book Tour

Join us for musical performance, conversation, and featured readings with the M12 Collective at Indy Reads,911 Massachusetts Ave. September 25, 6:30-8 p.m. Their stop in Indianapolis is to celebrate the launch of A Decade of Country Hits: art on the rural frontier, edited by Margo Handwerker and Richard Saxton. Art has its Billboard charts. They […]

Ian Weaver’s The Black Knight Archive, Chapter 1: Migration

Ian Weaver’s The Black Knight Archive, Chapter 1: Migration

Artist Ian Weavers’s The Black Knight Archive, Chapter I: Migration creates a fictional version of history of one black community. Weaver’s Black Knights are part medieval knight, part Black Nationalist – who have, ostensibly, lived within the “Black Bottom” community, circa 1940s. The work centers on the Near West Side of Chicago, a large multi-ethnic […]

Circling The Camp: Wendy Red Star

Circling The Camp: Wendy Red Star

June 6-July 19 Wendy Red Star’s work layers influences drawn from her tribal background (Crow), daily surroundings, aesthetic experiences, collected ephemera and conjured histories that are both real and imagined. Through her photographs and sculpture new universes are built, simultaneously urban-rural and high-low with their own language of symbols created from such seemingly disparate sites […]

The Empire Never Ended

The Empire Never Ended

February 7-April 12 Click here to see images from the opening. The Empire Never Ended, is influenced by author Philip K Dick’s VALIS, with artists Prince Rama, Marc Bijl, Serge Onnen and Benny Sanders.  This exhibit was made possible by a grant from The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts (Wynn Kramarsky Freedom of Artistic Expression […]

Toyin Odutola

Toyin Odutola

December 6-January 25 Click here to see images from the opening. Toyin Odutola’s pieces evoke a multitude of feelings, like ones you might experience when looking at an actual person.  Although her work mainly features characters rendered in black ink, their appeal is universal.  Odutola’s work addresses issues of identity, and stand as a beacon […]

The Highwaymen

The Highwaymen

Click here to see images from the opening reception. The Highwaymen, also referred to as the Florida Highwaymen, are a group of 26 African American landscape artists in Florida. Self-taught and self-mentoring, they created a body of work of over 200,000 paintings, despite facing many racial and cultural barriers. Mostly from the Fort Pierce area, […]