Awards

“Paint the Town Red” event raised $50K for the Noblesville non-profit On September 23, 2021, over 150 gala attendees gathered at the Hub & Spoke design center to honor the 21 arts nominees and celebrate Nickel Plate Arts’ ninth anniversary. The night’s theme was “Paint the...

Noblesville nonprofit will “Paint the Town Red” at September’s celebratory event On September 23, 2021, Nickel Plate Arts will hold its ninth anniversary “Paint the Town Red” gala to celebrate the area’s diverse and growing arts scene in Hamilton County. The evening’s capstone event is the...

Fifth annual Nickel Plate Arts Awards announced at Mustard Seed Gardens On September 23, Nickel Plate Arts held its eighth anniversary gala with the fifth edition of the Nickel Plate Arts Awards, celebrate the area’s burgeoning arts scene and recognize some of the most valuable artists...

Once a year, the Juried Artists of HCAA battle against each other for ribbon awards, determined by a panel of guest judges with no connections to the Hamilton County Artists Association! It is an all-in-good-fun competition! Come see the “best” artwork HCAA Birdie Gallery has...

Noblesville artist Michael Janosky has been selected as a 2018 Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Artist-in-Residence. Janosky was born and raised in Michigan City, IN near the Indiana Dunes and Lake Michigan. He is a 1983 graduate of Michigan City Rogers High School and a 1987...

Nickel Plate Arts Studio Artist Lesley Haflich will be the featured artist for CCA Gallery in Carmel for the month of December. Her show, "Potpourri of Paintings," will be on display from December 1 - 31 at 111 W. Main Street. Her impressionist oil paintings...

We've been looking forward to hosting a prize exhibit for the month of November, and our artists did not disappoint in providing fantastic, high-quality artwork for display. Each artist submitted their favorite piece from the last year, and we had a great variety of artwork...

It's been a big couple of weeks for our Noblesville Studio Artist, Rodney Reveal. Not only did he receive the Nickel Plate Arts 2017 "Artist of the Year" Award (in a tie with Christine Merchent), he also won 2nd place in the Oils category during...

Nickel Plate Arts launched the Nickel Plate Arts Awards in 2016 to celebrate local leadership in the arts. We interact with incredible people every day who work very hard to keep creativity thriving in and shaping the Nickel Plate Region. We can do our part...