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It’s Time for Installation Nation!

UPDATE: Due to the inclement weather and not wanting to waste an opportunity to get the community together to celebrate art, Primary Colours has decided to have a closing reception on July 10th at the Indianapolis Art Center.  Every site is up and ready to be seen by the public.  There are maps available in the Art Center to help you explore.  We have QR codes out on signs that will take you to more information about the piece.  Thank you for your support and we will see you on […]

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Call for Artists: #IGersIndy and Primary Colours present Circle City Squared

#IGersIndy and Primary Colours present Circle City Squared Call for Artists: June 8-July 31, 2015 Opening Reception: Friday 10/2, 6-10 p.m. Indianapolis, IN, June 9, 2015 – #IGersIndy and Primary Colours are pleased to announce a Call for Artists for a photography contest run through the social media app Instagram.  Artists can submit original works to contest hashtags on Instagram and the 63 winning images will be featured in the October Primary Colours gallery show Circle City Squared. The contest runs June 8 through midnight on July 31.  Hashtags will be released each […]

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MEMBERS ONLY Gallery Show

On display at Primary Gallery June, 2015 Opening Reception: Friday 6/5 6-10pm.  Primary Gallery is proud to present MEMBERS ONLY for the next gallery show.  This will be a group exhibit showcasing the work of some of the current board members of Primary Colours.  Come see the creativity and what the board members do in their spare time!   Primary Gallery is located at: Murphy Arts Center, Suite 217 1043 Virginia Ave Indianapolis, IN 46203

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SHIFT: the collaborative work by Quincy Owens and Luke Crawley

Broad Ripple Village Association and Primary Colours present Shift On display at BRVA May 8-July 11, 2015 Opening Reception: Friday 5/8, 5-9 p.m. The Broad Ripple Village Association and Primary Colours are pleased to present the artwork of Quincy Owens and Luke Crawley in the exhibit Shift. The exhibition is a study on the definition of color in the realms of paint pigment and light. Traditional two-dimensional and three-dimensional artworks depend heavily on daylight, while interplay between colored light and painted surfaces often requires darkness. Shift experiments with works that […]

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Primary Gallery Presents Ligature Licious

On display at Primary Gallery April, 2015 Opening Reception: Friday 4/3 6-10 p.m., Closing Reception: Friday 4/24 6-9 p.m. Indianapolis, IN, March, 13 2015 ­– Primary Gallery is pleased to present Ligature Licious, a group exhibit celebrating type featuring the work of Indianapolis artists Ronlewhorn, Kyle Herrington, and Gautam Rao. Aaron Scamihorn, who operates under the business name Ronlewhorn, is a designer, illustrator and screen printer from Indianapolis, focused on bringing solid aesthetics to brands and bands. The desire to create physical art was not lost when he chose to enter into a […]

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Primary Colours Art for Beds Call for Artists

Primary Colours Art for Beds Call for Artists     Primary Colours is pleased to announce an opportunity for our Artists through our partnership with Gennesaret Free Clinics. This opportunity is an art contest that will be held at Art For Beds, a yearly fundraising event to support the work of Gennesaret Free Clinics. Art For Beds is in its 16th year and has historically auctioned artwork donated by some of Indiana’s premier galleries and artists, in both live and silent auctions. This year’s Art For Beds event is to […]

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Primary Gallery Presents Morsches, Sun, Walsh

Primary Gallery Presents Morsches, Sun, Walsh On display at Primary Gallery February, 2015 Opening Reception: Friday 2/6 6-10 p.m., Closing Reception: Friday 2/27 6-9 p.m. Indianapolis, IN, January 19, 2015—Primary Gallery is pleased to present the artwork of Kristen Morsches, Di Sun, and Justin Walsh in the gallery’s student show: Primary Gallery Presents Morsches, Sun, Walsh. The three artists featured in the exhibit are currently earning their Master of Fine Arts from the Herron School of Art and Design. As an organization that strives to assist local artists in the […]

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TOYS! 12th Annual Holiday Art Exhibition

On display at Primary Gallery December 2014 Opening Reception: Friday 12/5 6-10 p.m. Indianapolis, IN, November 10, 2014 – Primary Gallery is pleased to present the twelfth showing of the exhibition Toys. An Indianapolis holiday tradition, Toys celebrates the festive spirit of December by featuring artworks exemplifying the theme of toys. The multi-artist show inspires delight, child-like wonderment, and a sense of nostalgia through an eclectic display of humorous, witty, and merry pieces created in a variety of mediums. For Toys, Primary Gallery will support local literacy efforts by teaming […]

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Monkeys with Guns: New Works by Martin Kuntz

On display at Primary Gallery October, 2014 Opening Reception: Friday 10/3 6-10 p.m., Closing Reception: Friday, 10/31 6-10 p.m. Indianapolis, IN, September 10, 2014 – Primary Gallery is pleased to present a solo exhibition featuring the dynamic paintings of Martin Kuntz. Inspired by the images of print, online media, and television, Kuntz looks to derive meaning from the seemingly meaningless plethora of images and explore how these images affect the subconscious concerning issues ranging from gender roles and masculinity, to violence, wealth, and death. Kuntz recognizes that we are exposed […]

Art vs. Art: The Exhibition

Art vs. Art: The Exhibition

On display at the Garfield Park Arts Center, September 2014 Primary Colours’ annual event, Art vs. Art, is a truly unique art competition featuring side-by-side face-offs between same-day created paintings. Artists compete head-to-head for a humongous $4,000 cash prize… and you judge. The winner is determined by audience vote; the losing painting faces the “Wheel of Death” unless someone’s generous purchase can save the painting from a ruinous fate. Some art will die. Find Out More about Art vs. Art » New in 2014, Primary Colours is happy to announce […]