Upcoming Events & Opportunities


"St. Louis Sampler"

June 2 - July 13
New Harmony Gallery of Contemporary Art
506 Main Street, New Harmony, IN. 

A new exhibition titled "St. Louis Sampler" will be on display at the New Harmony Gallery of Contemporary Art from June 2 - July 13, 2018. The opening reception will be held on June 2 from 4 - 6pm. 



Drawn Together

June 6, 7-9PM
1915 S Calhoun Street

Drawn Together is a celebration of creativity and community. Each month, we bring artists and friends together to draw, sketch, doodle, and design. We'll bring the pencils and paper, just bring your imagination! 

Drawn Together is a free, all ages event for artists and non-artists alike! Join us for one of our upcoming events! 



Hobnobben Film Festival

June 7-8

Join us for Fort Wayne's celebration of cinematic art at the third annual Hobnobben Film Festival. See stories told from around the globe starting Thursday, June 7th and going through Sunday, June 10th. Screenings will be held at Cinema Center, Parkview Physicians Group ArtsLab, and the Spectator Lounge. 
The local favorite Blocknobben, film fest block party, at Arts United Center will be held Friday, June 8th with local vendors, food, and beer! 

Hang out with filmmakers, learn about the art of moviemaking, and have lots of fun at the Hobnobben Film Festival!



Creative Women's Night Market

June 7, 6-9pm
3402 Fairfield Ave

Wunderkammer Company is proud to present their fourth Creative Women's Night Market from 6-9pm on Thursday, June 7th! 

Torri Parent
Elly Bead
Worn Intentions
Dria Iris
Robin Hawkins
Pique Magazine
Gloves by Katherine
Tiny Clementine Art
Stabbage Patch Kid
Rosehip Floral Designs
Rosemary’s Embroidery
Cousin Susie’s Felting
The Dandelion Review
Sew Sweet Mommy and Me



Pop-Up Show!

June 9, 6-10pm
3402 Fairfield Ave

Wunderkammer Company is proud to present our next opening, Saturday, June 9th with solo exhibitions by Jafet Aaron Garcia, Conrad Sattala, a Pride Month Pop Up, and more!



Artwork by Carl Lash/1415 Gallery Premier

Opening reception June 8, 6pm - 10pm
1415 Gallery
1415 E State Blvd

2017-2018 Paintings & Drawings By Artist Carl Lash. This event will also premier the newest upscale art gallery in Ft. Wayne IN, the 1415 Gallery.



Caffeinated Conversations

Sunday, June 12, 8 - 9:30am
Rhapsody Gallery
3400 North Anthony Blvd

Join us at the fabulous Rhapsody Art Gallery and Studio in Fort Wayne for a morning of Q & A about small business ownership! Specialists will be present to answer all of your financial, marketing, legal, and real estate inquiries. Our resource partners from SCORE, ISBCD, and Start Fort Wayne will also be present to provide support. A light breakfast will be served. Registration on Eventbrite is required.

The $10 fee will be refunded to registrants who attend the event.



Collage Art with Tiny Clementine Art

June 13th, 6 - 8pm
Collective State
1321 E State Blvd

Interested in collage art?
Join Collective State for their first collage art workshop with Tiny Clementine Art. Lissa Brown will be discussing her design process and will be providing all the supplies for you to complete your own visual alternate reality.



2nd Thursday

June 14, 5-8pm
Paradigm Gallery
311 E Main St

Join us for 2nd Thursday in the Paradigm Gallery, your opportunity to experience the fine art and craft from over 75 local and regional Paradigm artists in deeper ways. Enjoy free admission, edibles and a cash bar with friends.

Join us in the FWMoA Sculpture Court for a showcase of art fit for any outdoor gallery. Beautify your gardens this year with work by talented Paradigm sculptors!



The Swinney Ave Art Market

July 29, 11am - 6pm
130 Swinney Ave

The Swinney Ave Art Market is a spot for local artists and artisans to showcase and sell their work as part of the 3rd Annual Broadway Street Stroll, sponsored by Electric Works. Each vendor application will be considered to best fit our market.

The Swinney Ave Art Market will take place Sunday, July 29, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Swinney Ave (1030 Swinney Ave) in Fort Wayne, Indiana. The Art Market will be a part of the Broadway Street Stroll. 

For more information about becoming a vendor for this event click here.



Saint Francis Art Workshops for Educators

Saint Francis is offering summer workshops specifically for Art Educators. Each course has been approved to offer points toward the Professional Growth Plan (PGP) required to renew a professional educator license with the Indiana Department of Education. There will be workshops on various mediums including:

Introduction/Refresher to Digital Design
Instructor: Ron Lewis
June 25, 26, 27
9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Calligraphic Workshop
Instructor: Tom Keesee
June 25, 26, 27
1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Aluminum Casting Workshop
Instructor: Mary Klopfer
June 18 – 19, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
June 20 – 21, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
June 22, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

For more information about the price and details of these workshops click here.


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Collaboratorium: Game Machine!

June 20, 6-9PM
Artlink Contemporary Gallery
300 E Main St

For this month's Collaboratorium we will be using Artlink's VR equipment alongside our usual free form 2D art collaborations to create a Collaboratorium video game! Come draw a 3D character or some environment assets with the VR Tiltbrush, or make 2D works the usual way! Everything we make will then be collected by Kurt Roembke and implemented in a 3D interactive world using Unity 3D.

Come make a dumb video game with us!



40th Annual Members' Showcase

June 29, 5-8PM
300 E Main St

Deadline for artwork submission: June 15.
Our longest running exhibition, our 40th Annual Members' Showcase celebrates our diverse member community from around the region. For 40 years, Artlink has worked to support and promote awareness of emerging artists and art forms. Our Members' Showcase stems from the core of our mission by highlighting all artists in our community from students and first-time artists to creative masters at the height of their artistic careers that make up our community. We are excited to continue this long celebrated tradition as Artlink continues to evolve and invest in opportunities for diverse visual artists. 



Fort Wayne Artists Guild Offers Painting Workshop

August 21/22, As part of the 2nd Annual Kekionga Paint Out, the Fort Wayne Artists Guild is offering a plein air painting workshop Tuesday August 21 and Wednesday August 22, 2018, with University of St. Francis instructor Tom Keesee. $175/person.

Details and registration: https://www.fortwayneartistsguild.org/keesee-pleinair-workshop