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Spring Activities

Locally Loved: Stephanie Burton, Fort Wayne Painter

Art runs deep in Stephanie Burton’s life. Her mother has been involved with Fort Wayne’s arts community for as long as she can remember, and is a major influence on Burton’s painting. Burton may not have attended college to focus on art, but Fisk University provided the perfect inspiration for finding her voice and celebrating her culture as a Black woman, which she shares with us through painting at Love, Lucine…

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The Best Exhibits and Art Events this Spring/Summer

If you’re an art-lover, you will definitely want to head to Fort Wayne, Indiana this spring and summer. There will be numerous exhibitions and events you can attend. Read on for your detailed guide on upcoming exhibitions and other must-see art attractions…

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Fort Wayne, Indiana Art Gallery Itinerary

In the city of Fort Wayne, Indianathe beauty of art is a part of city life. Discover a handful of galleries to explore in a day or two on your next visit to Fort Wayne, Indiana. Plus, make a day of your art exploration with additional activity and dining suggestions…

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10 Reasons to Travel to Fort Wayne, Indiana

It is an exciting time for Fort Wayne as the downtown is growing and so many new attractions are popping up! Being a homegrown local of Fort Wayne, it has a special place in my heart, and I am yearning to boast about the best things that this great city has to offer! If you are planning a trip or thinking about visiting the area, here are ten reasons to travel to Fort Wayne…

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Artlink’s Bicentennial Exhibit: Focusing on Fort Wayne

One of the many events Fort Wayne has to offer during Indiana’s bicentennial year celebration is the Bicentennial Exhibit at Artlink Contemporary Gallery. This family-friendly exhibit displays 200 pieces of art including sculptures, paintings, and photographs that represent Indiana. While many of the artists reside in Fort Wayne and surrounding cities such as Columbia City, New Haven, and Leo, there is also artwork from cities such as Goshen, Muncie, and Indianapolis. Outside of Indiana, some of the artwork displayed comes from artists who live in Chicago, Grand Rapids, and San Francisco…

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Family-Friendly Art Exploration in Fort Wayne

I am an aunt of two young boys and an avid lover of Fort Wayne's art scene. Thus, I get asked a lot of questions in regards to the family-friendliness of the local arts scene among my friends and contacts. Fortunately, Fort Wayne offers great and affordable options forart loving families…

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