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October 2022

WALKING WEDNESDAYS-Public Art Crawl

October 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
1 Monument Circle, South Facing Steps United States + Google Map
Free

What is public art? An expression of currency, an economic generator, and a judgment about the common good. Inspired by the recent Public Art Census produced by Rokh – a cultural equity research & design studio – take an artist-led tour highlighting Downtown’s public works by artists of the global majority (Black, Asian, Brown, dual-heritage, Indigenous). ALL TOURS MEET at the trailer on the southwest quad of Monument Circle. Expect to walk between a half-mile and 2 miles total. In…

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Evening Embers: Ambient Music with Hanna Benn

October 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

A composer, vocalist, and genre-spanning collaborator, Hanna Benn has been creating music for over a decade. Her multi-disciplinary approach has incorporated dance, opera, and theater — blurring genre and discovering new sonic landscapes in the process. Her work as a composer has taken her across the globe, from most recently a premiere at The Perth International Arts Festival to Antwerp performing with the B.O.X Baroque Orchestra. Past works have been performed by the Northwest Symphony, Saint Helen's String Quartet, Seattle…

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Free Kokedama Workshop

October 20 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
1 Monument Circle, South Facing Steps United States + Google Map

Learn how to make your own kokedama! Choose your plant from our wide selection of indoor plants and turn it into a kokedama. Come prepared to get your hands dirty! In this workshop, you will also learn proper care and upkeep of your plant. Supplies are limited and only 30 kokedamas will be made, first come first serve. What is a kokedama? A Japanese art form of presenting a plant in a ‘living pot’, a kokedama is essentially a plant living…

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Circle SPARK Fest

October 22 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
1 Monument Circle, South Facing Steps United States + Google Map
Free

Join us for a brand-new, two-day celebration of art and fall at Monument Circle. You’ll find Indianapolis-based artists and artisan vendors, live music, performance art, pumpkin decorating, and lots more. On Saturday, bands playing are Radar Gold, Books & Straight As, Vertice, and The Brothers Footman. On Sunday, you’ll hear Addie Kosten, Beatty and the Bayonets, Kristen Bales, and Ricardo. Big Car’s Wagon of Wonders and will be there with a variety of outdoor furniture for gathering and celebrating art,…

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Circle SPARK Fest

October 23 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Free

Join us for a brand-new, two-day celebration of art and fall at Monument Circle. You’ll find Indianapolis-based artists and artisan vendors, live music, performance art, pumpkin decorating, and lots more. On Saturday, bands playing are Radar Gold, Books & Straight As, Vertice, and The Brothers Footman. On Sunday, you’ll hear Addie Kosten, Beatty and the Bayonets, Kristen Bales, and Ricardo. Big Car’s Wagon of Wonders and will be there with a variety of outdoor furniture for gathering and celebrating art,…

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Lunch Break Live-Crescent Ulmer

October 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Free

Crescent Ulmer is a folk songwriter that travels like a blues-man, a troubadour of sorts, living life with a mantra of spontaneity and honesty. It is no wonder that they are known for their raw, acoustic sound and sincere, real-life songwriting. In one show, expect to laugh and cry, sometimes simultaneously. Organized by The Girl Called Books and made possible by Lake City Bank as part of SPARK Monument Circle. What's Spark Monument Circle? Big Car Collaborative and Downtown Indy…

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Halloween on the Circle

October 26 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
1 Monument Circle, South Facing Steps United States + Google Map
Free

Feelin' spooky? Join us for a live soundtrack to the silent scary film, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1920), at 7:30 p.m. on the Monument steps. Film and soundtrack by local musicians in partnership with Classical Music Indy.  AND brace yourself for a Halloween-ish tour of the seedy, sinister, dark side of Indianapolis history at 6pm for the spooky mayhem slideshow and walk with Kipp Normand. ALL TOURS MEET at the trailer on the southwest quad of Monument Circle. Expect…

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Boot Scoot USA presents A Halloween Honky Tonk Dance Party

October 27 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
1 Monument Circle, South Facing Steps United States + Google Map
Free

John Stamps & KNags of BootScootUSA are wrangling up a rootin' tootin' night of Halloween fun on Monument Circle with live DJs, line dance instructions, a vintage market and a bit of classic country music. Go into winter with some new dance moves and clothing no one else is wearing by scoring one of a kind vintage clothing AND free line dance lessons from Jeff Smilko. Plus there will be prizes for best dressed and best costume. Some of best…

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November 2022

The 2021 Mad Scientists’ Transatlantic Mandala Pen Pal Diary

November 4 @ 6:00 pm - November 20 @ 6:00 pm
Tube Factory artspace, 1125 Cruft St.
Indianapolis, IN 46203 United States
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Free

The 2021 Mad Scientists’ Transatlantic Mandala Pen Pal Diary is an exhibit featuring 365 drawings and 12 enlarged mandalas enriched with conversation between Dr. Rainbows and Dr. Sunshine. The exhibit is a work in progress and mockup for publishing the entire "Mad Scientists’ 2021 Transatlantic Mandala Diary" as a graphic 'novel'. On view in Guichelaar Gallery at Tube Factory artspace. Marilyn Gatin, PhD (Dr Rainbows) writes from Indy: "My practice is to select a theme for each upcoming year –…

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Meet The Artists Selected for the Citizens Park Mural in Fall Creek Place

November 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Grace Apostolic Church, 649 22nd St
Indianapolis, IN 46202 United States
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Free

Selected artists Dr. Jarrod Dortch and Tiffany Black will design the large-scale installation coming soon to College Avenue in 2023. For several weeks, Dortch and Black will host community events to gather input and participation in the design process as they create community-specific artwork that reflects the history and dynamic energy of the Fall Creek Place neighborhood. Meet The Artists as they kick off their first community engagement event. Learn about the project and how you can get involved! Visit https://www.tblack.co/fall-creek-place…

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