Perle Fine was on the vanguard of American art in the 40s and 50s. Her work belongs to the nation's flagship art collections. So why don't you know her name?
"As an artist you don’t realize why you’re making what you’re making initially," painting MFA Erin Castellan explained. "But grad school helps solidify why.”
Although MFA painter Erin Castellan has spent the last two years ensconced within academia, she’s spent more of her adult life outside of it.
Memories of childhood journeys in the South African Highveld underlie impressions of urban alleys and a moonlit lake in Tamar Kander's abstract paintings.
After retiring from careers in arts-related fields, two exhibitors agree that making art now allows them to connect with something essential at their core.
This is the first year The Art of Chocolate has included a juried art show and online auction. Thirty-four local artists have contributed their works.
Just when you thought contemporary art was all about digital media and installation, three shows concede the persistence of the objet d'art.
If you think you’ve seen all the art galleries in Bloomington, you might be missing one: The Indiana Memorial Union.
When you wander into an exhibition of contemporary art these days, it might occur to you to ask, where have all the paintings gone?