Archived Releases

Below is a collection of archived releases. If you are looking for something newer, please visit the Press Releases page. For additional questions, contact media@imamuseum.org.

Current news releases appear in chronological order by date of release, with the most recent release at the top of the list.

Dec. 4, 2013: IMA Offering Extended Hours for Matisse, Life in Color

Nov. 26, 2013: IMA Announces Films for 2014 Winter Nights Series

Sept. 17, 2013: IMA Announces IMLS Grant to Publish Rights & Reproductions Handbook

Sept. 16, 2013: Rebecca J. Long Appointed Associate Curator at the IMA

March 11, 2013: The IMA Welcomes Spring

March 6, 2013: Exceptional African Textiles Showcased in Special Exhibition at the IMA

March 4, 2013: Indianapolis Museum of Art Works to Rebalance Its Finances

Jan. 24, 2013: Major Exhibition of Paintings & Other Works by Henri Matisse Opening This Fall

Jan. 10, 2013: Preston Bautista appointed Deputy Director for Public Programs

Dec. 13, 2012: IMA Commissions Spencer Finch for Efroymson Family Entrance Pavilion Series

Nov. 8, 2012: IMA to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Oct. 23, 2012: Holidays at the Indianapolis Museum of Art

Oct. 3, 2012: IMA Names Next Scholar for Mellon Curators-at-Large Program

Sept. 25, 2012: First Major Retrospective of Ai Weiwei’s Work to be Shown at the IMA

Sept. 19, 2012: IMA to Present a Runway Fashion Show...

Sept. 12, 2012: Robert Indiana Print Retrospective to Premiere at the IMA in 2013

Aug. 27, 2012: IMA Conservation Science Lab Unveils Original State of van Gogh Painting

Aug. 20, 2012: IMA to Open Solo Exhibition of Commissioned Works by Local Artist Lauren Zoll

Aug. 15, 2012: Charles L. Venable Appointed as New Director and CEO of the IMA

July 26, 2012: IMA Maintains Its Top Tier Rating Status from Moody’s Investor Services

July 23, 2012: Major Islamic Art Exhibition at the IMA Builds Understanding...

May 10, 2012: IMA Receives a Grant to Digitize Miller House and Garden Archive Materials

April 30, 2012: IMA Will Celebrate Art Museum Day on May 18, 2012

April 12, 2012: IMA Opening Newly Renovated African Galleries

April 5, 2012: Concession Stand by Architecture Collaborative ...

April 3, 2012: IMA's Collection Now Available on Expanded Google Art Project Site

April 2, 2012: IMA Announces Schedule for Summer Nights 2012

March 29, 2012: IMA to Premiere First Major Exhibition Focusing on the Use of Graphite

March 20, 2012: IMA to to Participate in Doodle 4 GoogleTM Competition

March 6, 2012: IMA to Feature New Installation of Works by Alyson Shotz ...

Feb. 23, 2012: Bill Blass, Halston, Norman Norell, and Stephen Sprouse Honored ...

Jan. 25, 2012: IMA to Celebrate Super Bowl XLVI With Special Robert Indiana Installation

Jan. 16, 2012: IMA Announces Recruiting Firm to Assist with Search for Next Director and CEO

Jan. 9, 2012: International Exhibition at the IMA Explores Impact of Photography ...

Dec. 1, 2011: IMA Announces Search Committee

IMA Announces Call for 2012 Residency on Andrea Zittel’s Indianapolis Island

IMA to Celebrate Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with Activities for All Ages

IMA Announces Interim Leadership Plan

IMA to Acquire Work by Allora & Calzadilla from 2011 U.S. Pavilion...

IMA Announces Leadership Transition

IMA Announces Films for 2012 Winter Nights Series

IMA Announces Institute of Museum and Library Services Grant...

Four Newly Commissioned Video Installations by Aziz + Cucher to Premiere...

visiondivision to Create Extraordinary Concession Stand...

IMA to Introduce Work of Contemporary Japanese Painter Tawara Yusaku

Traveling Exhibition of Native American Masterpieces to be Presented at the IMA

IMA Announces Public Art Installation by Artist Mary Miss...

IMA Announces Plan to Charge for Parking and Create Green Fund

IMA Director Maxwell L. Anderson Awarded Knighthood by French Government

First Major Solo Exhibition of Brian McCutcheon’s Work to Open at the IMA

IMA and Allora & Calzadilla Present GLORIA at 54th International Art...

IMA Launches Groundbreaking Mellon Curators-at-Large Program...

IMA Receives a $1.5 Million Gift to Endow Senior Conservation Scientist Position

IMA Announces Films for its Annual Summer Nights Series

Miller House and Garden to Open For Public Tours in May 2011

IMA to Introduce Work of Contemporary Japanese Painter Tawara Yusaku

IMA to Host Forum Inspired by Hard Truths: The Art of Thornton Dial

IMA Commissions William Lamson for Efroymson Pavilion Installation Series

IMA Announces Partnership with USA Gymnastics and USA Track & Field...

Dynasty and Divinity: Ife Art in Ancient Nigeria to Open at the IMA in July

IMA to Reconfigure Third Floor Galleries

IMA Retail Stores Offering Annual Clearance Sales

IMA Announces the Appointment of Cynthia Rallis as Chief Development Officer

IMA to celebrate life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with activities for all ages

IMA announces films for Winter Nights series

IMA to Remain Open New Year’s Day

Most Comprehensive Exhibition of the Work of Thornton Dial to Premiere...

Miller House and Garden to Open for Public Tours in May 2011

Exhibition at the IMA to Examine Material Culture

Message about IMA Security and Visitor Assistant Programs

First Major Exhibition to Examine Andy Warhol as an Artist and Entrepreneur...

IMA to Present a Runway Show Featuring Innovative Designs and Unexpected...

IMA to Present the Work of Allora & Calzadilla for 54th International... (Spanish release)

IMA to Present Video Exhibition Examining the Relationship Between Camera...

Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright’s Pin Collection to be Exhibited...

IMA Announces Public Art Installation by Artist Mary Miss...

Rare Cabinet by Emile Bernard Acquired by the IMA

IMA Commissions Ball-Nogues Studio for Efroymson Pavilion Installation Series

Italy to Loan Roman Sculptures to the Indianapolis Museum of Art

IMA announces 100 Acres Opening Weekend Schedule

First Major Exhibition to Examine Andy Warhol as an Artist and Entrepreneur...

IMA Announces Films for its Annual Summer Nights Series

Most Comprehensive Presentation of the Work of Thornton Dial to Premiere...

Exhibition of animated video and sculpture installations by Joshua Mosley...

Indianapolis Museum of Art launches IMA Lab

Exhibition of interactive site-specific work by artist Jeppe Hein to premiere...

IMA Commissions Heather Rowe for Efroymson Pavilion Installation Series

IMA to Exhibit Fifty Years of Iconic Couture in Spring 2010

100 Acres: The Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park at the IMA to open...

IMA to celebrate life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with activities for all ages

IMA commissions Heather Rowe for Efroymson Pavilion installation series

Jennifer Bartenbach promoted to Acting Director of Finance at the IMA

IMA to exhibit fifty years of iconic couture in spring 2010

IMA budget reduction statement

IMA receives nation's highest award for community service

Gregory Dale Smith appointed Senior Conservation Scientist at the IMA

IMA organizes groundbreaking exhibition devoted to art and belief...

J. Nicholas Cameron to join the IMA as Chief Operating Officer

IMA announces fall 2009 programming at The Toby

New exhibition of sculptural installations and drawings by Tara Donovan...

Contemporary filmmaker Omer Fast’s award-winning work The Casting...

IMA features recent Films by Josephine Meckseper

IMA to exhibit work of area high school students...

IMA announces cafe name, concept and executive chef...

16th-Century altarpiece returns to IMA galleries...

IMA continues to offer free admission

IMA commissions Judith G. Levy for Efroymson Pavilion installation series

IMA announces the appointment of Katherine Campbell Nagler as Manager...

IMA organizes groundbreaking exhibition devoted to art and belief... (Spanish release)

Central Indiana cultural organizations and supporters to rally...

IMA Launches ArtBabble.org, A First-of-its-kind Website...

Central Indiana cultural organizations to rally on Monument Circle...

IMA receives 125 significant works of art as gifts in celebration of its 125th...

IMA announces films for its annual Summer Nights series

IMA launches searchable database of deaccessioned artworks

IMA acquires Paul Gauguin's Volpini Suite of zincographs

IMA names Sodexo as new foodservice provider for on-site restaurant

IMA initiates mission-focused budget reductions and staff restructuring

IMA loans four outdoor sculptures to IUPUI

Exhibition showcasing floral motifs in fashion to premiere at the IMA...

IMA to host video exhibition examining the practice of adaptation...

IMA announces Mellon challenge grant toward endowment...

Exhibition examining 20 years of innovation in European design...

IMA initiates budget reductions to address economy and focus resources

IMA exhibition to feature 50 recently donated works of contemporary art

IMA announces intention to acquire and preserve Miller House and Gardens...

Exhibition examining 20 years of innovation in European design...

Indianapolis Museum of Art to establish art conservation science laboratory

IMA breaks ground on 100 Acres: The Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park

IMA Commissions site-specific installation by Robert Irwin in honor of its...

The IMA announces the appointment of Joanne Cubbs...

The Indianapolis Museum of Art to open The Toby on November 21, 2008

IMA to host Power & Glory: Court Arts of China’s Ming Dynasty

On the Road Again with Jack Kerouac and Robert Frank...

Eight inaugural commissions unveiled for IMA's Virginia B. Fairbanks Art...

Indianapolis Museum of Art acquires major Weegee photography collection...

The Indianapolis Museum of Art receives ENERGY STAR certification

IMA announces films for its annual Summer Nights series

Indianapolis Museum of Art announces major design initiatives including...

Indianapolis Museum of Art adds new content on iTunes U

First solo U.S. museum exhibition of Afghan artist Lida Abdul to open at the IMA

Mystery of ancient Egyptian funerary and afterlife revealed at the IMA

Randall and Marianne Tobias to give $1 Million toward completion of Tobias...

IMA commissions Julianne Swartz for Efroymson Pavilion installation series

An exhibition of contemporary fashion from the Los Angeles County Museum...

First contemporary art exhibition exploring parades and street pageantry...

IMA unveils new Web site and is one of the first museums to make live...

IMA requesting proposals from individuals and groups for art parade

IMA to host United States museum premiere of Godville by Omer Fast, Video...

Indianapolis Museum of Art to complete conservation of 16th century...

Indianapolis Museum of Art receives $2.2 million endowment gift...

Indianapolis Museum of Art to premiere new site-specific installation...

IMA to premiere new Maya Lin sculpture in late Fall 2007

Indianapolis Museum of Art launches Roman Art from the Louvre exhibition...

Ingrid Calame: Traces of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway to premiere...

Major Roman art exhibition from the Louvre to debut at IMA...

IMA Declares Moratorium on Acquisition of Archeological Objects Lacking...