Our reliance on social proof is so inherent to our nature that we're unsure as to the origin of our own tastes. A current fashion trend provides a case study.
Although the original tour was a diplomatic debacle, its reconstruction provides a valuable view of the directions in American art at mid-century.
The annual pottery show is a nod to the enduring appeal of "a rich and beautiful tradition, that we are able to bring forth out of the earth through our hands."
An installation at the IU Center for Art + Design co-opts the strategy of the coloring book to demystify the art experience and prompt participation.
Australian jewelry designer Sim Luttin has evolved from using silver to using wood and paper, ephemeral materials that humbly assert "These Moments Existed".
A symposium and nine related exhibitions drawing participants from around the country to the Bloomington campus will showcase the cutting edge of craft.
Christine Salem, controversial singer of banned slave songs, invited local chanteuse Janiece Jaffe to join her Lotus set for a musical meeting of spirits.
Orphans Midwest celebrates a motley assortment of ephemeral celluloid-- from old educational films to home movies and test reels.
Ten international painters living in Berlin explore the spiritual and formal elements in their more or less abstract paintings on view at the Grunwald Gallery.
Artist Arthur Liou took live images of neurons as a starting point for his video installation Sonnet 27, a meditation on memory and forgetting.