Anderson Museum of Art

Anderson Museum of Art * Provides year-round visual art activities through rotating exhibitions, arts educational programming and outreach. * Brings in artwork and artists from areas such as New York, Los Angeles, and even internationally for the enjoyment and educational stimulation of our community. * Offers a variety of classes and workshops for children and adults. * Collaborates with other arts organizations throughout Indiana on exhibitions and arts programs and with other community organizations in Madison County to provide events such as Winterfest, Pow Wow, and more. * Holds and displays a permanent collection of visual artworks. * Develops and presents events for the community such as Pay Less Oktoberfest and Holiday Open House. * Is a premier location to hold events such as corporate off-site meetings, wedding receptions, and other special occasions. * Has a special area for children and families to visit and participate in experiencing and creating art and providing a unique location for children’s birthday parties. * Provides outreach programming to seniors in assisted living facilities and nursing homes through a program called “Senior Explorations in Art” and to at-risk students through after-school art lessons.

Monroe County History Center
07/10/2019
Monroe County History Center

Monroe County History Center

Indiana Department of Natural Resources & the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association have launched an en plein air art project for the 50th anniversary of IN's state historic preservation office! Check out their websites for more information and check out the #mocohistoryctr as an historic site to be painted!

07/06/2019

Artists! Don't forget!

Figures of Speech entries are due this upcoming Monday the 8th.

Thank you to everyone who came out last night for our artist reception with Deon (Pen & Ink) and Cameron (The Art of Cam...
07/06/2019

Thank you to everyone who came out last night for our artist reception with Deon (Pen & Ink) and Cameron (The Art of Cameron Kotterman)! We hope to see you again next First Friday for our Figures of Speech opening and reception.

We have a lot of delicious food for you tonight! Meatballs, veggie cups, fruit and cheese kabobs and can’t forget the ...
07/05/2019

We have a lot of delicious food for you tonight! Meatballs, veggie cups, fruit and cheese kabobs and can’t forget the brownies!

07/03/2019

Just a reminder that we will be closed tomorrow for the 4th. Galleries will reopen on Friday at noon. Stop in from 5 - 8 on Friday for our opening reception of Drawn to Life!

06/28/2019

TODAY is the last day to sign up any campers age 11-18 for our afternoon Ceramics Camp! Give us a call at 765-649-1248 or sign up online at www.andersonart.org/summer-art-camps

"In 1886, the US Government Commissioned 7,500 Watercolor Paintings of Every Known Fruit in the World: Download Them in ...
06/27/2019
In 1886, the US Government Commissioned 7,500 Watercolor Paintings of Every Known Fruit in the World: Download Them in High Resolution

"In 1886, the US Government Commissioned 7,500 Watercolor Paintings of Every Known Fruit in the World: Download Them in High Resolution"

https://usdawatercolors.nal.usda.gov/pom/search.xhtml?start=0

T.S. Eliot asks in the opening stanzas of his Choruses from the Rock, “where is the knowledge we have lost in information?” The passage has been called a pointed question for our time, in which we seem to have lost the ability to learn, to make meaningful connections and contextualize events.

We still have some available open spots in our afternoon Ceramics Camps (ages 11-18). Last day to sign up is this Friday...
06/25/2019

We still have some available open spots in our afternoon Ceramics Camps (ages 11-18). Last day to sign up is this Friday the 28th! Sign up online or give us a call at 765.649.1248.

Don't forgot discounts apply to those employed at Community Hospital.

www.andersonart.org/summer-art-camps

Calling all artists! Open Space entries are now being accepted. You have until Friday, July 26th to submit your digital ...
06/20/2019
Minnetrista

Calling all artists! Open Space entries are now being accepted. You have until Friday, July 26th to submit your digital entries.

Work will first be shown at Minnetrista in Muncie from August 30th - October 6th and then travel to AMOA and be on display October 15th - November 23rd.

The entry process for Open Space: Art About the Land is now open! Enter your work of art by July 26 to be a part of this beautiful annual art exhibit.

*Calling all artists*  You have about 3 weeks left to enter your Figures of Speech entries! Below are three purchase awa...
06/18/2019

*Calling all artists* You have about 3 weeks left to enter your Figures of Speech entries! Below are three purchase awards from prior FOS exhibits.

www.andersonart.org/figures-of-speech/

06/12/2019

Morning session for ceramics camps is now full! We still have availability for the afternoon which is ages 13 - 18.

We also still have room in both sessions for our 4th week, Going Green.

Sign up online at: www.andersonart.org/summer-art-camps

Anderson Museum of Art's cover photo
06/08/2019

Anderson Museum of Art's cover photo

We had so much fun at Anderson on Tap we made another! Stop by tonight during First Friday and paint on our pop art insp...
06/07/2019

We had so much fun at Anderson on Tap we made another! Stop by tonight during First Friday and paint on our pop art inspired board! Then step in our galleries, enjoy some snacks, and checkout our current exhibit Pop Geometry from California artist Todd Gray.

Anderson Museum of Art's cover photo
06/06/2019

Anderson Museum of Art's cover photo

Campers! You only have until this Friday to sign up for our first summer art camp which is 2D!It looks like we will just...
06/05/2019

Campers! You only have until this Friday to sign up for our first summer art camp which is 2D!

It looks like we will just be having a morning session which is ages 6-12 (if your child is 13 please give us a call 765-649-1248).

06/04/2019
Anderson Art Alliance

Anderson now has an Anderson Art Alliance! Follow us and other local art organizations on Facebook to keep updated on all the First Friday events and other art happenings in the area.

Welcome to the Anderson Art Alliance page. This collaborative effort is brought to you by some amazing organizations in Anderson working together to keep you updated on the ART happenings in Anderson, Indiana!! Stay tuned to see information about participating organizations.

Our big coloring board is ready to be painted by those attending Anderson on Tap this Saturday! The Art Association of M...
05/29/2019

Our big coloring board is ready to be painted by those attending Anderson on Tap this Saturday! The Art Association of Madison County, Inc and AMOA hope you will stop by our booth and try out your painting skills!

Thank you The Herald Bulletin for this article on our upcoming summer art camps! As mentioned in the article we always a...
05/28/2019
Museum offers summer camps for little artists

Thank you The Herald Bulletin for this article on our upcoming summer art camps!

As mentioned in the article we always appreciate and are super grateful for any donated supplies. We have a small wish list available on amazon (https://amzn.to/2K8dRDa).

One thing not listed that we need are shoe boxes. So if you have any old ones lying around we will gladly take them :)

https://www.heraldbulletin.com/news/local_news/museum-offers-summer-camps-for-little-artists/article_dbee3213-f8c5-5e1a-b14b-5f37aa661d4b.html

Kids have hundreds of options to take part in their favorite activity over the summer at camp, whether they’re into sports, computer coding or the great outdoors.

Just a reminder!
05/25/2019

Just a reminder!

05/24/2019
05/18/2019

Galleries will be closed this Sunday (5/19) for a rental. Galleries will reopen Tuesday (5/21) at noon.

05/15/2019

Just a reminder that art club is cancelled for the rest of the spring season.

Due to some scheduling conflicts Art Club is finished for the spring season and will no longer continue for the rest of ...
05/11/2019
Summer Art Camps

Due to some scheduling conflicts Art Club is finished for the spring season and will no longer continue for the rest of this month. We hope to resume again in the fall!

For now, we are preparing for our summer art camps. You can learn more about our summer art camps at www.andersonart.org/summer-art-camps

General Camp Costs1 Week: $90 2 Weeks: $135 (BOGO – Save $45) 3 Weeks: $225 (Save $45) 4 Weeks: $270 (BOGO – Save $90)

Anderson Museum of Art's cover photo
05/07/2019

Anderson Museum of Art's cover photo

Prom season is upon us and so is the rain! We welcome any and all students who would like to stop in for pictures but pl...
05/03/2019
Prom Protocol

Prom season is upon us and so is the rain! We welcome any and all students who would like to stop in for pictures but please be aware we do have some important protocols that must be followed. You can read more on our website at www.andersonart.org/prom-protocol/

Welcome to your facility! We are pleased you’ve chosen our beautiful facility for a back drop to your important pictures. Hopefully you will return often to enjoy the art which changes throughout the year.

Anderson Museum of Art's cover photo
05/01/2019

Anderson Museum of Art's cover photo

Attendees are enjoying a wonderful performance by Rick Vale for the Women’s League spring luncheon. This is an annual ...
04/24/2019

Attendees are enjoying a wonderful performance by Rick Vale for the Women’s League spring luncheon. This is an annual event which includes lunch, entertainment, door prizes, and more. If you couldn’t make it this year hopefully we will see you next spring!

Anderson Museum of Art's cover photo
04/23/2019

Anderson Museum of Art's cover photo

04/19/2019

We are almost finished installing our next exhibit! Although it is not quite finished we will still be open today until 5 pm. We will however be closed this Saturday and Sunday for the holiday weekend.

04/18/2019

Summer will be here before you know it. Sign up for Summer Art Camps today! We have four weeks to choose from. 👩‍🎨👨‍🎨🎨

www.andersonart.org/summer-art-camps/

Congrats Dee! Pen & Ink
04/16/2019

Congrats Dee! Pen & Ink

Congratulations to Anderson's own Dee Parson who was selected to participate in the second annual On-Ramp accelerator program for early career creative entrepreneurs under the Indiana Arts Commission. Dee was one of 35 artists chosen with his Pen & Ink workshop.
#ONRAMP #IAC #AndersonIN #SuperDee #PenAndInk
https://www.in.gov/arts/3143.htm

A few updates for you!We are currently in between shows right now which means our walls are empty. Our next show "Todd G...
04/12/2019
Upcoming Events

A few updates for you!

We are currently in between shows right now which means our walls are empty. Our next show "Todd Gray - Pop Geometry" will open on April 24 the same day as our annual Women's League Luncheon. Do you have your ticket yet? https://andersonart.org/upcoming-events/

Lunafest, a short film festival, will be taking place tomorrow (Saturday the 13th). Please note that the doors will be closed for this event from 1-4 pm.

We are still having Family Fun Day tomorrow as well (a free craft day for kids and adults). We will be out on the lawn enjoying the lovely spring weather!

A little Saturday humor for you! We will be closing a little early today around 4 pm due to a reception. See you on Sund...
04/06/2019

A little Saturday humor for you!

We will be closing a little early today around 4 pm due to a reception. See you on Sunday from 2-5 pm! Don't forget this will be your last day to see IN-Focus.

Only 4 days left to see IN-Focus before it closes! We will be open late tomorrow for First Friday. Stop in and get your ...
04/04/2019

Only 4 days left to see IN-Focus before it closes! We will be open late tomorrow for First Friday. Stop in and get your votes in for the People's Choice and the Smile Award!

Just a reminder! Art Club is back in session this week beginning with older students today from 4-5:30.
04/03/2019

Just a reminder! Art Club is back in session this week beginning with older students today from 4-5:30.

03/27/2019
Colossal

A lot of work goes into animation! The onion is probably the coolest one to watch.

Eat your veggies, folks! We love this fun animation series by Kevin Parry 🍊🍓🍐🍅🥝🍉 More on Colossal: http://bit.ly/2WaPDLk

Address

32 W 10th St
Anderson, IN
46016

General information

Gallery Hours: Tuesday - Friday, Noon - 5p.m. Saturday, 10a.m. - 5p.m. Sunday, 2p.m. - 5p.m. Closed Mondays and Major Holidays

Opening Hours

Tuesday 12:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 12:00 - 17:00
Thursday 12:00 - 17:00
Friday 12:00 - 17:00
Saturday 10:00 - 17:00
Sunday 14:00 - 17:00

Telephone

(765) 649-1248

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