Weird & Wonderful: The Surreal Garden

March 27, 2024, 02:47 pm

From Spring Blooms presented by Wild Birds Unlimited through the summer, you’ll be delighted to find surreal displays inspired by THE LUME Indianapolis featuring Dalí Alive throughout The Garden at Newfields.

Now You See It, Now You Don't

March 27, 2024, 02:40 pm

Have you ever visited an exhibition and wondered how an object is displayed? I am a mount maker and preparator here at the Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields and that is what I do.

Total Eclipse of the Art

May 17, 2024, 03:34 pm

On Monday, April 8, 2024, Newfields hosted nearly 5,000 guests for a once-in-a-lifetime celestial spectacle that combined what Newfields does best, art and nature.

Shine Bright in the Brand New Star Studio

Jan 28, 2022, 11:00 AM

The newly refreshed family activity space, Star Studio, is open again after a years-long renovation project.

Deck your Halls

Dec 14, 2021, 11:00 AM

Two of Newfields’ most creative team members share a few projects to help you (and your little ones) deck your halls this Christmas and New Year.

Go Figure! Embodied: Human Figures in Art opens at Newfields this month.

Dec 14, 2021, 11:00 AM

Curators Anna Stein and Shelley Selim share more about the Indianapolis Museum of Art’s latest new permanent exhibition space.

Winterlights, Illuminated. The stories behind this year’s newest additions

Dec 14, 2021, 11:00 AM

Two local artists, one visual and one musical joined Newfields this year and the results are truly magical.

Let the Gourd Times Roll

Nov 19, 2021, 11:00 AM

Newfields donates pumpkins from Harvest to the Indianapolis Zoo for animal enrichment

A Life of Service: Fran and Roger Hurwitz

Nov 19, 2021, 11:00 AM

As anyone who’s ever come back to Newfields time and again to visit a favorite painting or shady spot in The Garden can attest, connecting with art and nature can feel like coming home.

Acquisition Highlight: Juan de Pareja’s Dog with a Candle and Lilies

Nov 19, 2021, 11:00 AM

Last August, the Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields acquired Juan de Pareja’s painting Dog with a Candle and Lilies. The acquisition strengthens the museum’s European collection and furthers Newfields’ commitment to expand the collection with works by BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color) and underrepresented artists.

Holiday Gift Guide

Nov 18, 2021, 2:00 PM

Jenny Geiger, Director of Retail at Newfields shares a few of her best gift recommendations for the season. From the littlest artists in your life, to the hard-to-gift person who has it all, The Museum & Garden Shop has something everyone will love.

Making Mischief

Oct 7, 2021, 11:00 AM

Every evening in October, guests at Harvest Nights get to peek inside Mischief Manor and watch a spectacular party rise and fall, only to be saved again by The Three Graces in the end.