Signature Events &
Award of Awesomeness 

Opening Night: Intersections!

Friday, Nov. 2, 6-9pm
Harrison Center (1505 N. Delaware St.)
Kick off this year’s Spirit & Place Festival during an INTERSECTION themed night at the Harrison Center for the Arts! The Harrison Center serves as a home for artists of all races, ages, social groups, neighborhoods, faiths, and more to intersect with one another – and you! Bring the family out for a fun night of discovery to meet with artists. Explore how styles, mediums, colors, and shapes collide and blend to create Indy’s vibrant arts community. 
23rd Annual Public Conversation with Zeynep Tufekci
Sunday, Nov. 11, 3:30-5pm
Indiana State Museum (650 W. Washington St.)
Join us for this provocative and challenging discussion on the ways authority, technology, and civic society intersect. Zeynep Tufekci is a techno-sociologist who focuses on social movements and civics, privacy and surveillance, and social interactions. Tufekci’s latest book, Twitter and Teargas, thoughtfully examines both the positive and negative ways digital platforms support the work of social change. Click here to learn more and to RSVP

Award of Awesomeness Nominees
Congratulation to our 2017 Award of Awesomeness winner, Kheprw Institute for the event Break the Chains Off! The History of Hip-Hop in Power and Resistance!

This year's nominees are . . .

Explore Art-omotive!
Hummus & Happiness
The Score Awakens
Afrofuturism in Action
Convergence: Connecting our Shared Experience through Performance and Prose