Feb
1
to Feb 28

Guest Artist - "Nuances: Paintings by Rita Spalding"

Rita Spalding’s paintings have been shown in solo and group exhibitions in galleries and museums, including the Indiana State Museum, Watts Fine Art in Zionsville, IN, Renaissance Fine Art in Carmel, IN, CODA Gallery in Palm Desert, CA, The Abend Gallery in Denver, CO, The Saks Gallery in Denver, CO, The Corse Gallery and Atelier in Jacksonville, FL, Sophia’s Gallery in Charlotte, NC, The Stutz Business Center in Indianapolis, Indiana, The Columbia Club in Indianapolis, Meghan Candler Gallery in Vero Beach, Florida, I.Pinckney Simons Gallery in Beaufort, South Carolina, and numerous others.

Ms. Spalding is the recipient of numerous awards and honors from prestigious associations, such as The Oil Painters of America, American Impressionist Society, Indiana Heritage Arts, the Indiana State Fair Fine Arts Professional Division, and The Hoosier Salon.

Rita Spalding was born in Beech Grove, Indiana, in 1964.  She has been a member of the Stutz Artists Association, The Oil Painters of America, The Hoosier Salon, The Indiana Heritage Arts , The Indiana Plein Air Painters Association, and the American Impressionist Society.

     

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Feb
1
to Feb 28

Guest Artists - "Teachers' Retrospective" by Cy Donnelly and Penny Roberson

Celestine (Cy) Donnelly studied Fine Arts at Herron School of Art and Indiana University Bloomington. She taught Art  in private and public elementary schools in Indianapolis and Carmel, Indiana. She now teaches and paints at The Art Studio of Carmel, which she founded with fellow art teachers in 2012. Cy paints in mixed media: watercolor, acrylics, colored pencils, pastels, markers and collage. She has exhibited in various shows throughout Indiana. Her father, Crawford Donnelly, was a prominent Indiana artist and one of the founders of The Watercolor Society of Indiana.

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Penny Roberson studied Fine Arts at Indiana University, Bradley Univ., and the Herron School of Art. After a professional career at Art Education, she now paints full time in her studio.
Penny paints landscapes, still life, and figures in both oil and watercolor in the style of the American Impressionists with a special interest in the prairie flowers and natural beauty of Hamilton County. She is an exhibiting member of the Hoosier Salon and the Hamilton County Artists Association.
Penny has won Honorable Mentions, an Award of Merit, and Best of Show at the Winter Exhibit of the Nickel Plate Arts in Noblesville. Most recently, she won First Place with an oil painting "Early Morning" (pictured) at the Nature's Inspirations exhibition at the Cool Creek Nature Center.

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Mar
10
5:00 PM17:00

Second Saturday Gallery Walk - March 2018

Click here for a map of the gallery locations and more information about the IU Health North Hospital Gallery Walk activities.

Public parking is available in the Carmel Lions Club lot (141 E. Main St.), Sophia Square parking garage (entrance off of 1st Ave NW), Indiana Design Center parking garage (200 S. Range Line Rd.) or available on-street public parking. The Arts & Design District parking map may be downloaded here.

District is the Midwest's premier arts and design destination. Home to more than 200 businesses, including art galleries, restaurants, antique dealers, design showrooms, boutiques, and creative service providers, the Carmel Arts & Design District promises to stimulate the senses. The Indiana Design Center is housed in the Carmel Arts & Design District. In addition, hundreds have taken advantage of the wide variety of housing opportunities and call the Carmel Arts & Design District home.

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