The Galleries at IUPUI Herron School of Art and Design will close the 2019 summer season Aug. 28 with a reception for "The Alchemy of Paper," "Minnie Adkins" and "Shirin Neshat: Rapture."

Join the Galleries at IUPUI Herron School of Art and Design on Wednesday, Aug. 28 to celebrate the close of the summer season featuring three exhibitions:

"The Alchemy of Paper," featuring 15 contemporary artists utilizing the expressive properties of handmade paper to investigate content and form.

"Minnie Adkins," a selection of painted wood carvings by one of America's renowned living folk artists.

"Rapture," Shirin Neshat's 1999 two-channel, synchronized video installation exploring the gender politics of Islam.

The Galleries at Herron, located in Eskenazi Hall on the IUPUI campus, are free and open to the public with reduced summer hours from 12 to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Herron galleries will be closed on July 4 in observance of Independence Day.

In-kind support for the closing reception is provided by Sun King Brewing. Parking is free in the Sports Complex Garage adjacent to Eskenazi Hall or on levels 5 and 6 of the Riverwalk Garage, courtesy of The Great Frame Up Indianapolis, with validation from the Herron galleries.


  • Occurs Wednesday, August 28th, 2019 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm


Whitney Yoerger