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Art of the Adze: Bowl Hewing in Indiana Exhibit

Hosted by Swope Art Museum/Traditional Arts Indiana

Learn about the Indiana artists who create handcrafted bowls and see more than 40 examples of their work.

July 7, 2023 @ 12:00 pm EDT – September 24, 2023 @ 5:00 pm EDT
Swope Art Museum
25 S. Seventh St.
Terre Haute, IN 47807

Event Details

From July 7 to September 24, the Swope Art Museum hosts the exhibit Art of the Adze: Bowl Hewing in Indiana. The exhibition, presented in collaboration with Traditional Arts Indiana, features more than 40 handcrafted bowls by artisans such as Bill Day, Keith Ruble and Blaine Berry, as well as the bowl makers they inspired. The exhibit tells the history of bowl making in the Hoosier State and puts the work of the bowl makers in context with other traditional arts.

The exhibit is open during the museum’s regular hours, Tuesday through Sunday from noon to 5 p.m.

For more information, visit the Swope Art Museum’s website or email info@swope.org.

This program received support from an Indiana Humanities Action Grant.