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Local potters, Richmond Art Club featured artists for upcoming exhibits at IU East

Local potters, Richmond Art Club featured artists for upcoming exhibits at IU East

Indiana University East will feature two local potters, Nate Wilson and David Nagy, in The Gallery. “David Nagy / Nate Wilson: Excellence in Clay” begins May 19 and continues through June 27. Members of the Richmond Art Club will have paintings and pottery on display in the Meijer Artway from May 26 to July 3.

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Artist uses imagery to create a dialogue with viewers

Artist uses imagery to create a dialogue with viewers

john-payne-art-web.jpgThe work of Jon D. Payne is the upcoming art exhibit at Indiana University East. “Patterns/Process” will be on display in The Gallery beginning February 25 through March 28.

“My grid paintings incorporate imagery deduced from organic forms, like rocks and dried pieces of clay, and function as a spreadsheet of one-shot, individual paintings grouped together. Once the organic properties are placed within a geometric system, a dialogue of patterns, both symmetrical and asymmetrical, typify this reciprocal relationship,” Payne said.

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IU East announces Whitewater Valley Annual Art Competition Winners

IU East announces Whitewater Valley Annual Art Competition Winners

Indiana University East announced the winners of the Whitewater Valley Annual Art Competition Wednesday, October 31 during a reception for the artists. David Russick, former director/curator of the Herron Galleries at the Herron School of Art and Design at IUPUI and currently works for the Indianapolis Museum of Art, publicly juried the competition held on October 6 at IU East.
The competition accepts entries from artists throughout a 300-mile radius around Richmond.
Accepted entries will be on exhibit in Whitewater Hall now until December 21 in The Gallery at IU East. For more information on the show, please call Ed Thornburg, curator, at (765) 973-8605.
Whitewater Top Ten 2007 Cash Awards and Purchase Awards

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Books on Trial: Red Scare in the Heartland

Books on Trial: Red Scare in the Heartland

Richmond, Ind. – Between the two major red scares of the twentieth century, a police raid on a Communist Party Bookstore in Oklahoma City marked an important lesson in the history of American freedom. Shirley A. Wiegand and Wayne A. Wiegand share the compelling story of this important case for the first time. They reveal how state power – with support from local media and businesses – was used to trample individuals’ civil rights during an era in which citizens were gripped by fear of foreign subversion.

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Juror announced for IU East’s 2007 Whitewater Valley Annual Art Competition

Juror announced for IU East’s 2007 Whitewater Valley Annual Art Competition

The Whitewater Valley Annual Art Competition dates back 28 years. Now, after more than a quarter of a century, entries number between 200- 250 and come from as many as 40 universities, art organizations, art centers and independent artists throughout the 300 mile radius around Richmond, Indiana.

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New Tom McFarlane exhibit at The Gallery

New Tom McFarlane exhibit at The Gallery

(Richmond, Ind.) Tom McFarlane’s “Images from a Digital Darkroom” will be on display at The Gallery at Indiana University East from August 27 to September 21.

Tom McFarlaneMcFarlane has always been involved in photography, but with the arrival of high resolution digital photography over the past few years, his interest has grown.

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