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MERRILLVILLE | One thousand fifth- and sixth-graders at Merrillville Intermediate School got creative recently when the Lake County Substance Abuse Council held a poster contest in honor of Red Ribbon Week.
As I celebrate my 20th anniversary at South Shore Arts, I find myself reflecting on where our organization, and the arts in general, have been and where they’re going.
MERRILLVILLE | The Lake County Substance Abuse Council held a creative artwork contest for Red Ribbon Week. From the 1,000 fifth and sixth graders from Merrillville Intermediate School, three student’s posters were submitted.
MUNSTER | Abstraction…A Second Look is on display in the Atrium Gallery at The Center for Visual and Performing Arts, 1040 Ridge Road, Munster, Indiana now through Dec. 1. This exhibit is FREE and open to the public. Public viewing hours for this exhibit are Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5…
HOBART | The Boys & Girls Clubs of Northwest Indiana’s 32nd annual Fine Art Exhibit will be open to the public for viewing Friday through Sunday at Westfield Southlake Mall on U.S. 30.
MUNSTER | The Illiana Artists will host photographer Steve Bensing as guest speaker at its 6 p.m. Monday meeting at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 8955 Columbia Ave. (south door).
GARY | Webster’s Dictionary defines Aggregate as a whole formed by combining several disparate parts and the Miller Beach Arts & Creative District’s new exhibit, “Aggregate,” lives up to that description.
Artist RexAnne Coad and her piece titled Blue Notes created as an oil on linen work is highlighted at the 70th annual Salon Show hosted by South Shore Arts.
The annual South Shore Arts Salon show is a creative display tradition that has continued for decades.
Actress Maria Bello, from left, director Denis Villeneuve and actors Hugh Jackman and Jake Gyllenhaal laugh during the press conference for "Prisoners" at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Galit Rodan)
Last Saturday and Sunday saw another big weekend in Whiting. Sometimes there's so much going on here, it's hard to find time to enjoy it all.
Northwest Indiana is a diverse region with many extraordinary opportunities for arts and cultural events, recreational sports and entertainment, and nature and the outdoors. We ought to take full advantage of these rich cultural and recreational opportunities and strengthen our identity as a…
GARY | The Miller Beach Arts and Creative District is hosting the creation of a Peace Sand Mandala by the monks of Drepung Gomang Monastery from Monday through Thursday at the Marshall J. Gardner Center for the Arts, 540 S. Lake St.
GRIFFITH | the 39th annual A Park Full of Art aims to shine a spotlight on artistic creativity in an open air art gallery setting this weekend.
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At Governors State University, art is fundamental to human life. GSU is not an art school, but we better fulfill our mission as a comprehensive public university by our conscious commitment to the artistic experience.
GARY | For anyone interested in the arts, summer street fests, or just having a good time, the writing is on the wall – and it involves marking Saturday's date on the calendar.
CEDAR LAKE | Looking for some fresh-faced structural engineers? Look no farther than Lincoln Elementary School, where fourth-graders finished the school year by creating their own bridge inventions. The objective of the assignment was to tie together science curriculum with the design proces…
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