Mies in Indiana
August 26 - November 12, 2022
Friday, August 26: 5 p.m., lecture by Adam Thies and Jon Racek (FA 015); 6 - 8 p.m.: opening reception
An exhibition that explores Mies van der Rohe’s little-known architectural history in Indiana between 1947 and 1953 and its relationship to more well-known work in Chicago and beyond. Including original photographs of polished presentation models, renderings, and unique historical project correspondence, the exhibition was curated by Jonathan Racek, senior lecturer and director of comprehensive design at the Eskenazi School, and Adam Thies, associate vice president of capital planning and design at Indiana University. The exhibition is sponsored by the Indiana University College Arts and Humanities Institute (CAHI) and the Central Indiana Community Foundation Evans Woolen Fund. Additional support was provided by the Eskenazi School of School of Art, Architecture + Design at Indiana University.
September 9 - November 12, 2022
Friday, September 9: 5:30 p.m., gallery talk by Timothy White Eagle; 6 - 8 p.m., opening reception; 6:30 p.m., performance by Bun Stout and models
An exhibition of artworks by six artists who are examining the vast territories of identity within today’s visual artistic practice. Containing works in photography, digital art, fashion design, ceramics and other media, the exhibition illustrates the concept of identity from a variety of intersectional viewpoints and perspectives. Participating artists include Kelvin Burzon (Indianapolis), Larissa Danielle (Bloomington), Skyler Pham (Lafayette, LA), Bun Stout (Chicago), Troll (Bloomington), and Timothy White Eagle (Seattle, WA). The exhibition is sponsored by the Eskenazi School of Art, Architecture + Design Office of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Access and the College of Arts and Sciences Themester 2022 Identity and Identification.