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On Friday, March 21 and Sunday, March 23, the Indianapolis Opera will present Giacomo Puccini's The Girl of the Golden West at Butler University's Clowes Memorial Hall.  This Saturday, the  March 8, members of the Indianapolis Opera Ensemble will present a live performance. Then, a lively discussion on...

For Immediate Release                                           For More Information                                                                                   DeShong Perry Smitherman dperry@eiteljorg.com ,317.275.1352 ANSEL ADAMS, WOMEN IN ART MARKET AND A FREE WEEK FOR HOSPITALITY WORKERS! March into the Eiteljorg for a month packed with inspirational exhibits, heart-stopping photography, Native dance class and a week that gives thanks to some of Indy’s hardest workers!   Ansel Adams...

For Immediate Release: For More Information: DeShong Perry Smitherman 317.275.1352 dperry@eiteljorg.com twitter.com/DeShongPerry [Note: Photo opportunities are available beginning Friday, Feb. 28. Please contact Eiteljorg PR manager DeShong Perry-Smitherman to schedule.] MEDIA ALERT ANSEL ADAMS EXHIBIT OPENS TO THE PUBLIC SATURDAY, MARCH 1 AT THE EITELJORG MUSEUM Adams chose these images to represent the best...

Catharine Carter Critcher Pueblo Family Oil on canvas, 1928 Gift Courtesy of Harrison Eiteljorg During the first week of March, one of the notable Taos paintings in our collection will be going off of exhibit.  Why? Change in the museum is constant and motivated by many factors.  Sometimes we...

For Immediate Release:                            For more information: DeShong Perry-Smitherman Public Relations Manager 317. 275.1352 dperry@eiteljorg.com twitter.com/DeShongPerry   Eiteljorg Museum Store to be renamed after Frank and Katrina Basile Indianapolis philanthropists Frank and Katrina Basile give $500,000 to the Eiteljorg. The gift is being celebrated with the renaming of the museum's store. Indianapolis, Indiana, February 17, 2014 --...

Ansel Adams, photograph by Jim Alinder In the spring of 1916, the fourteen-year-old Ansel was in bed with a cold. To cheer his spirits during another of his many illnesses, his aunt gave him a copy of James M. Hutchings’s In the Heart of the Sierras, published in...

 Eiteljorg education services coordinator Jan Eason was there in 2001 when the museum opened its first exhibition of the photographs of Ansel Adams. Jan snapped a picture of the line that formed outside the Eiteljorg. She couldn't believe the amount of people who'd flooded the front...

Ansel Adams in Owens Valley, photograph by Cedric Wright, courtesy of the Colby Memorial Library, Sierra Club. The photo. It captures life’s moments with just the tap of an index finger. Whether by phone, disposable or interchangeable lens camera, we all start off as amateur photographers...

Two historical characters of the West spring to life as actor/storyteller Joanna Winston shares their stories with delighted audiences. Winston is part of the Eiteljorg Museum to Classroomproject, made possible with funding from the Nina Mason Pulliam Charitable Trust and Citizens Energy Group. Through the generosity of...

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