The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Our mission is to celebrate the power of art to inspire, challenge, and instruct our community through collections, exhibitions, and programs
The Art Museum of Greater Lafayette offers permanent collection galleries that highlight holdings of American and Indiana painting, works on paper, and pottery. Changing displays in this area include selections from The Edward Stowe Akeley Collection, focusing primarily on Latin American prints and paintings, an object of the month, and works from The Alice Baber Midwest Modern Art Collection. Two galleries are devoted to traveling and temporary exhibitions; the McDonald Gallery's focus is on local and regional artists. The Warren N. Eggleston Children's Activity Area adjoins these galleries offering young people hands-on projects and touchable art. Also featured is a Museum Store. Suggested admission is $2 for adults, 18 and over, $1 for Senior Citizens, 65 and over, children are free. Open Tuesday-Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.; closed Mondays and major holidays.