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Noblesville Visitor's Center Art Exhibit: Sherry Cartwright Feb. & March, Fri.-Sun. 12-5 p.m. Noblesville Visitor's Center FREE! HCAA is sponsoring monthly exhibits of selected member's work to be on display at the Noblesville Visitors Center. Sherry Cartwright is the featured artist for the months of February and March. Sherry...

No Spring Break plans? No problem! Be instantly transported to a variety of travel destinations through the captivating images of local photographer Michael Jack. From March 1st - March 31st, Michael will be filling our Stephenson House gallery space with new photography from his recent...

Here at Nickel Plate Arts, one of our core missions is to engage our local communities with great arts experiences. We especially love working with local organizations to bring outstanding art to unexpected places. To that end, our friends at Meyer-Najem Construction have partnered with...

Uncork your creativity for this artist opportunity that is sure to please your palate! Nickel Plate Arts and Blackhawk Winery & Vineyard are pleased to announce the inaugural Blackhawk Winery Wine Label Art Contest. One selected artist will be featured on the first edition art-themed wine label...

Artist Showcase, Feb. 1-25 It’s no surprise that many artists find inspiration in the natural world. From beautiful painted landscapes to stunning wildlife photography, nature is the motif that is most often represented in artistic form. Perhaps no practice connects so strongly with the natural elements...

The Belfry Theatre proudly announces auditions for The Foreigner by Larry Shue A wildly funny comedy that will keep the audience laughing – and rooting for the shy gentleman who has had the role of the “exotic foreigner” thrust upon him. This high-energy comedy centers around Charlie, a hopelessly...

Funding Will Fuel Arts Programs For Underserved Residents NOBLESVILLE, IND. — Nickel Plate Arts has received a $10,000 grant from the Duke Energy Foundation to support community-building efforts in Hamilton County’s Jackson Township. The funding will help the organization invest in the creative economies of communities...

Cool Creek Nature Center in Carmel is seeking artwork for its exhibit, Nature's Inspirations. Artwork depicting nature, wildlife, or "nature-scapes" are eligible for submission to the show and can be represented in both 2-D and 3-D media. Nature's Inspirations will run from February 18th -...

When you become a member of Nickel Plate Arts, you are doing more than signing up for our mailing list and getting a cool window cling: you're investing in everything that we are. As we started the new year, we analyzed our revenue streams in an...

Consider art’s role in your life and how Nickel Plate Arts can feed your need Food, water, shelter. We need those things. But do we really need art? We would argue with an emphatic “Yes!” not just because we are in the business of running an...