van Gogh Exhibit in Indianapolis
THE LUME Indianapolis van Gogh exhibit will be at Newfields starting June 2021
Plan a day trip to Indianapolis to see this unique art experience!
This van Gogh Exhibit in Indianapolis will be coming June 2021 for a totally unique experience at the Newfields museum. THE LUME Indianapolis will feature nearly 30,000 sq. ft. of New Immersive Digital Art Galleries.
The Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields in Indianapolis, IN, wants you to step into a digital world of art when THE LUME Indianapolis debuts in June 2021. It is a multisensory experience created by Australian-based Grande Experiences. It will occupy nearly 30,000 square feet of of the museum to create an immersive digital art experience great for the entire family.
THE LUME Indianapolis van Gogh exhibit in Indianapolis will feature almost 150 state-of-the-art high definition projectors that can transform two-dimensional paintings into a three-dimensional world that guests can explore through all their senses. A floor to ceiling in spacious experience unlike traditional art museums. If you are new to art museums, this is perfect for you and your family.
Is it appropriate for kids? YES! Newfields is eager to expose the younger generation to renowned pieces of art, so THE LUME Indianapolis is an experience for both children and art enthusiasts. Children will be able to safely explore the space, perhaps by laying on a beanbag while gazing up at Starry Night. An activity area will offer them the chance to create their own inspirational masterpieces.
You will see art that’s familiar in a whole new way. The inaugural experience in THE LUME will spotlight the breathtaking paintings of Vincent van Gogh (Dutch, 1853-1890). Close to 3,000 moving images of Van Gogh’s paintings will be set to an evocative classical music score, transporting guests into the fascinating world of Van Gogh.
THE LUME’s grand opening in Indianapolis will be the first-time guests will be able to experience a digital gallery of this scale and sophistication at an art museum in the United States. We are so lucky to have this within driving distance!
THE LUME van Gogh exhibit in Indianapolis will allow guests to explore the work of the post-impressionist painter Vincent van Gogh in an unforgettable way. Among the most famous and influential artists in the history of Western art, Van Gogh is known for Sunflowers (1888, National Gallery, London) and The Starry Night (1889, The Museum of Modern Art, New York), both of which will be key highlights of this dynamic experience.
Guests will also be invited to see Newfields’ own iconic painting by Van Gogh, Landscape at Saint-Rémy (1889) in the IMA Galleries before or after they witness Van
Gogh’s paintings come to life in THE LUME.
How do I get tickets? Tickets for THE LUME Indianapolis at Newfields will be available for purchase ahead of the grand opening in June 2021.
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