April 13 2017

Where do your NEA dollars really go? What we learned on an Indiana road trip.

Viki Graber’s sneakers slosh in the wet grass as she twists two willow branches to form an arch. This 30-foot-long tunnel, an installation and playful passageway being built in Salamonie State Park, is the National Endowment for the Arts at work in Mike Pence country. And it’s anything but an easy gig for Graber, 53, a basket weaver. She sleeps in an unheated cabin nearby…

Oct 16 2017

Dancers Balance Fun, Fear

Each year Fort Wayne’s Fright Night, the big downtown celebration of Halloween and all of its various excesses, seems to get just a little bit bigger. In addition to the venues which are open and ready for some fun trickery, many of the downtown arts organizations also contribute some creative excitement for the evening…