Archive for March 2013

Egyptian Dance Workshop and Competition   Leave a comment


Join us for the seventh annual celebration of Egyptian dance. Advanced belly dancers will have the chance to participate in workshops with a master-level dance instructor. There is a special dance competition FREE for the public to watch.

Saturday, April 13

6:00 pm

For more information, call (317) 327-7135.

Posted March 30, 2013 by GPAC Arts in Events, News

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Mixed Media Drawing   1 comment

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Learn to draw with pencils, pen, ink and watercolors. For beginners and more experienced students. Materials provided. Ages 18 +

April 12 – May 17          Fridays          10:30am-1:30pm

Register online by visiting Play Indy and looking up Course #205753, or call (317) 327-7135.

Click here for a PDF file of the Indy Parks 2013 Winter/Spring Program Guide.

Posted March 26, 2013 by GPAC Arts in Classes

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Arts for All: Pop-Up Pictures   Leave a comment

Pop up pictures

After visiting the Indiana Photographic Society exhibit, swing by the Arts for All room for some hands-on fun! Turn a normal picture into an outstanding 3D masterpiece. Find the perfect photo from a magazine, make a few cuts and watch it transform!

Feb 02 – Mar 30


12pm – 4pm

What is Arts for All?

Posted March 23, 2013 by GPAC Arts in Arts For All

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High School Art Exhibition 2013   1 comment

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Join us in April as we showcase a collection of work by Indianapolis area High School students that will run concurrently with the Indiana Photographic Society annual exhibition. Works will include  Painting,  Drawing, Photography, Mixed Media, Ceramics or Sculpture.

Opening Reception

April 6, 5:00-7:00pm

Exhibition run

April 6 – June 1

Indiana Photographic Society: Through the Lens Exhibition 2013   1 comment

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More than eighty works of fine arts photography will be on display, each an interpretation of the theme “Reflections…” This is their 7th exhibit at the GPAC. Don’t miss the reception on opening night, featuring live music and refreshments. The artists will be in attendance, and many will have their photographs available for purchase. Join us for free arts activities on Saturdays in the Arts for All room. Closed 5/28.

Opening Reception

April 6     5:00 – 7:00pm


April 6 – May 31

Posted March 18, 2013 by GPAC Arts in Exhibits

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A Charming Charm   Leave a comment


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Participants create a uniquely shaped and decorated charm starting with a small lump of silver metal clay. The clay charm will then be fired in a kiln and emerge as fine silver (99.9% pure silver). $32 for 1 class.

Apr 09         Tueday        6:00 – 8:30pm          Ages 16 +

Register online by visiting Play Indy and looking up Course #205607, or call (317) 327-7135.

Click here for a PDF file of the Indy Parks 2013 Winter/Spring Program Guide.


Posted March 17, 2013 by GPAC Arts in Classes

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Vintage Movie Night: House of Danger (1934)   Leave a comment

House of Danger poster

Join us for murder and mystery! Film collector, historian, and preservationalist Eric Grayson will be sharing some of his favorite vintage films one night each month. Each film is preceded by a vintage cinematic ‘short.’

Starring Onslow Stevens and Janet Chandler. A man pretends to be the injured friend of a young woman to save her life, investigate a murder and capture the killers. (Runtime 60 min)

Saturday, March 23

7:00 pm

Tickets are available at the door on the night of the film for $4 each. Popcorn, candy and drinks are available for $1 apiece.

Buy a movie pass and see 6 movies for the price of 5, plus free popcorn!

See full 2013 Winter/Spring schedule here.

Posted March 15, 2013 by GPAC Arts in Events

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