New Albany Plans to Apply For Cultural District Designation of It's Downtown

Elizabeth Kramer New Albany has been featuring more arts and culture in its downtown in recent years, and now it’s looking to have that area become a state-designated cultural district. The city officially indicated this week that it will apply next month to the Indiana Arts Commission to receive the designation. City plan commission assistant […]

New Albany Art Walk Celebrates History

by Stephanie Crosby The New Albany Bicentennial Public Art Project kicks off tomorrow night with an art walk. Director Julie Schweitzer says there are five art installations that each depict a different aspect of New Albany history. In one, she says, the artist looks at the local history of breweries and taverns. “Her piece was […]

New Year Brings New Albany Bicentennial Art Project

While New Albany’s 2013 bicentennial is three years away, the Indiana city will be starting celebrating in the New Year with a public art project. WFPL’s Elizabeth Kramer has more. Julie Schweitzer is the director of the New Albany Bicentennial Public Art Project which recently chose five regional artists who are making site-specific art work […]