Anderson, IN, August 7, 2023: Anderson Museum of Art (AMOA) will host its annual Supporter Night on September 29, 2023, from 5-7 PM in Downtown Anderson. The event will include a celebration of the arts with a special awards presentation, a guest speaker, experiential learning opportunities, live music, hors d’oeuvres, updates on the museum’s upcoming plans for program expansion, and much more.
AMOA’s Board of Directors would like to welcome the public to visit the museum for this special event to celebrate individuals who have helped build our local art community. The museum’s leadership will also share exciting news on AMOA’s upcoming endeavors to enhance the museum’s offerings available to the community. Special guest speaker, Lauren Daugherty, Board-certified Art Therapist and Licensed Mental Health Counselor, will share her expertise on the therapeutic opportunities the arts provide for families.
Nominations for AMOA’s Art Excellence Awards will be accepted until August 31, 2023. AMOA will recognize an AMOAzing artist, volunteer, and AMOA Board of Directors member who has gone above and beyond to support the Anderson Museum of Art and its mission to enrich the community through the visual arts. The winners will be recognized at this year’s AMOA Supporter Night. Nominations can be submitted online, https://www.andersonart.org/supporter-night/.
The event is open to the public for only $15, AMOA Member tickets are $10 each. A limited number of seats are available. Purchase your tickets now to join in on AMOA’s celebration and its efforts to continue growing and glowing through the arts on AMOA’s website, https://www.andersonart.org/supporter-night/.
Located in the historic Carnegie Library building in downtown Anderson, the Anderson Museum of Art is host to a variety of local, regional, and national art exhibitions. In keeping with our mission statement – “To engage the community in the visual arts” – we endeavor to be an integral part of the growing art’s community through a variety of means including collaborations with other arts organizations, youth and adult art classes, youth Summer Camps, public art receptions and participation in various downtown activities. The museum welcomes and invites our community to visit the exhibitions and share in this beautiful building during any of our open gallery hours or as a venue for community events, weddings, receptions, birthday parties, and much more. Also, with an in-house framing studio, we have a variety of framing and repair options for artwork and memorabilia.