The 78's @ Silver Celebration & Art Preview in Indianapolis, IN

Silver Celebration & Art Preview, Indianapolis, IN

Be among the first to see the artwork created by over 60 Stutz artists and explore the historic Stutz building in its silvery finest. This event not only celebrates the 25th Silver Anniversary of the Raymond James Stutz Artists Open House, it raises funds for the Stutz Residency that awards a studio for a year to two emerging artists.

This intimate event will give art collectors and fans a personal preview experience. Guests will be the first to visit the studios, have one-on-one time with the artists and see artist demonstrations. The silver anniversary themed event will feature complimentary signature cocktails and accompanying hors oeuvres created by local chef Neal Brown with live music and other silver entertainment and decor.

The event is presented by the Woodard VanRiper Family Foundation, the Stutz Management Team and the Stutz Artists Association. Special thanks to Sophisticated Living, Proximo Spirits, Sun King Brewery, Daniels Family Vineyard & Winery and McFarling Foods.

More information at www.stutzartists.com. Individual tickets and Patron group of Ten tickets available at stutzsilvercelebration.eventbrite.com by April 22. Limited tickets available. Complimentary valet parking.

The 78's @ Stutz Artist Open House in Indianapolis, IN

Stutz Artist Open House, Indianapolis, IN

Celebrate 25 years of art, music, food and fun! The one-of-a-kind works of more than 60 Indianapolis-area artists will be on display and for sale at the 25th Silver Anniversary Raymond James Stutz Artists Open House.

Silver Anniversary Open House is all about silver! This two-day event celebrates the 25th year that the Stutz artists have welcomed guests to the studios where they create their art all year long. Both the artists and the building will be decked out in silver to celebrate. Each artist is creating a work of art inspired by silver to be featured in their studio. Artists will have offer paintings, photography, furniture, sculpture, jewelry and more for purchase.

Guests have an opportunity to see creative spaces in this historic car factory, see experience the thriving Stutz art community, enjoy live music, make their own art, take a selfie in a Stutz automobile and tour the turn-of-the-century car factory turned business and arts center. On Saturday, artists will demonstrate their art and children can participate in a scavenger hunt. For updates, artist video interviews and additional information, visit www.stutzartists.com.

Proceeds support the Stutz Residency Program. Since its inception in 1997, more than 30 emerging artists have received one year of studio space and mentoring from professional artists at the Stutz.

TIME: Friday, 5:30 to 10:30 p.m. and Saturday, 1-5 p.m.
WHERE: 212 W. 10th St.,(enter from 10th and 11th Street between Capitol and Senate.) Free parking located in specially marked lots surrounding the building
COST: $12 advance tickets available at the Stutz Business office, 1060 N. Capital Ave, Suite C200, and online at www.stutzartists.com until April 26; $16 at the gate; children 12 and under free. Tickets can be used for entry both days.