Start with Art

Celebrating equity & innovation in the arts

Tickets to Start with Art, presented by Schahet Hotels, from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday, August 25, at the Indiana Roof Ballroom are now SOLD OUT.

Indy Arts Council will host 700+ arts, business, and community leaders to celebrate the artists and arts organizations that make our city unique. Funds raised support our mission to advocate for equity in the arts and achieve “A Full Creative Life for All” in Indianapolis.

Please stay tuned for details on our silent auction which will launch on Monday, August 22.

START WITH ART 2022

THE PROGRAM

Relax and reconnect during a one-hour reception. Then, enjoy performances, stories, speakers, a silent auction, and a celebratory toast.

SILENT AUCTION

New this year: Shop for one-of-a-kind items and experiences at our creatively curated silent auction. 

GIVE

Support this event and our mission to advocate for equity in the arts and achieve “A Full Creative Life for All” in Indianapolis.

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS

Start with Art is our only annual fundraiser and is critical to our ability to nurture a culture where artists and arts organizations thrive. We couldn’t do it without the support of many people and organizations.

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Thank you to our funders

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Lilly
Indiana Arts Commission
CICF
Clowes Charitable Foundation