Press Releases

Mian Situ (American, born in China, 1953) The Golden Mountain, Arriving San Francisco, 1865, 2003 Oil on canvas Museum purchase with funds provided by the Eiteljorg Museum’s Western Art Society INDIANAPOLIS – Visitors to the Eiteljorg Museum will discover an enhanced experience of beautiful and thought-provoking artworks starting Nov....

INDIANAPOLIS – The community is invited to the Eiteljorg Museum for a Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) celebration on Saturday, Oct. 27, when admission is free. Nopal Cultural, a local Latino arts organization, and the Eiteljorg are partnering on the celebration that features music,...

Elisa G. Phelps INDIANAPOLIS – The Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art has chosen a highly experienced museum curatorial leader from Denver as its new vice president and chief curatorial officer. Elisa G. Phelps will start her new duties in November leading the Eiteljorg...

Krystii Melaine, Within Life's Circle Nearly $1 million in art sold, awards presented to artists INDIANAPOLIS – Nearly $1 million in top Western art was sold Sept. 7-8 during the Quest for the West® Art Show and Sale, held at the Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art in...

Best of Show winner Leonard Gene (Navajo), left, is congratulated by Dana Warrington (Menominee/Prairie Band of Potawatomi), right, during the awards presentation June 23 at the 26th annual Eiteljorg Indian Market and Festival in Indianapolis. INDIANAPOLIS -- At the 26th annual Eiteljorg Indian Market and Festival on...

For Immediate Release Compete against trivia masters at Wild Western Trivia Night, meet some of the top Western artists in the country at Quest for the West®,see our newly reimagined Western Art Galleries and so much more. The Eiteljorg’s fall schedule gives visitors plenty of opportunities to explore,...

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