February 27th, 2013

Kipp Normand – TRASH

by cgindy

Trash 6, collage by Kipp Normand Kipp Normand has a bad reputation.  “Everyone knows I dig through the trash all the time. Refuse is my muse,” he says. Normand, a mixed media and installation artist, finds beauty in discarded things. “I like to rescue materials and create new meaning and new value from things others […]

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February 20th, 2013

Caroline Tait – A New Home

by cgindy

Caroline atop the Sailors’ and Soldiers’ Monument Caroline Tait first moved to urban Indianapolis from Norman, Oklahoma in 2011 for a year-long internship. “Coming from the suburban Southwest, I wasn’t sure what to expect,” she said. “The first thing that struck me was the variety of things to do within walking or biking distance.” In […]

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February 15th, 2013

The Piccadilly – 16th and Pennsylvania

by cgindy

The Piccadilly, 28 E. 16th (note: it now has fancy, new sign) My friend and I walked four blocks from our house to the corner of 16th and Pennsylvania St.  It was one of those bizarre Indiana nights where the weather was tolerable for early February – we walked briskly nonetheless.  I had never been […]

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February 7th, 2013

13th and Alabama – Englewood Renovation

by cgindy

Looking up you see the birds flying through and the clouds drifting by.  You can feel the warmth hitting you as the sun shines through the red stained glass.  And then the cold draft picks up, gives you shivers, and suddenly the heavenly experience fades away.  This building is in decay and disrepair. Through the […]

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