Primary Gallery Presents: Inch x Inch

Inch x Inch : small things can make a big difference On display at Primary Gallery Opening Reception: Friday 3/4 6-10 p.m. Indianapolis, IN, February 16, 2016 ­– Primary Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition featuring a collection of whimsical and imaginative one-inch buttons created for Inch x Inch.  A monthly button club that benefits youth art education programs for the underprivileged, Inch x Inch was founded by Indianapolis natives and designers Bob Ewing and Drew Hill.  The two designers were compelled to ensure others are given the same opportunities they […]

Art vs Art: MAIN EVENT

We have successfully painted our hearts out at the Irving Theater and now have 77 amazing paintings to whittle down to our Top 32!  Our team is working with our digital images and hope to have the paintings online shortly so you can begin to vote online at This year, the paintings will be in a variety of places so you can see them and we have so many ways to vote! Anytime: Online. Completed paintings are photographed and posted online at Online voting begins September 5th and runs […]

It’s Time to Register for PAINT DAY!

Art vs. Art: Paint Day and Main Event Paint Day: Saturday, 8/29 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Art vs. Art Main Event: Friday, 9/25 9 p.m-12 a.m., doors open at 8 p.m. Register Here to Paint:   Indianapolis, IN, August 7, 2015 ­– Primary Colours is pleased to present Art vs. Art Paint Day occurring at the historic Irving Theater. In preparation for the Art vs. Art Main Event, artists will be creating a masterpiece in a four hour time period utilizing identical equipment supplied by Prizm: a canvas, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Di Sun, Kristen Morsches, Justin Walsh

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 […]

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 […]

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

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 […]