Making the Modern Kitchen
Following East Central Indiana’s gas boom, the Hoosier cabinet, an innovative free-standing piece of kitchen furniture, emerged as one of the most iconic products of the region’s booming industry. Created around 1900, the Hoosier not only revolutionized the home kitchen, but also left its mark on the region, state, and nation for decades to come. Hoosier Innovation considers the story of this influential product and the companies that made it. Take a walk through the gas boom and into daily factory life. Explore the effects of regional industry and the modernization of the American kitchen. Peer in on a slice of history and experience the stories of the men and women caught up in its wake.
Animationland by the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry allows visitors of all ages to explore the world of animation through art and science. Visitors will learn how to incorporate animation skills into the creation process through hands-on interactives and discover exciting, dynamic ways to tell their own stories. Children will be amazed as their own drawings come to life before their eyes, or as they are transported into imaginary, animated scenes. Using intuitive technology, Animationland is a totally unique way of empowering everyone to become the author of their own stories.
Friends, families, and fellow artists alike are invited to experience the beautiful and awe-inspiring artwork of professional and avocational artists throughout Indiana in the Thirtieth Minnetrista Annual Juried Art Show & Sale. Venture into a world of art, discover your own inner artist, and even purchase the work of these artists’ to liven up your home.
Want to be a part of the show? Submit the 2020 Juried Art Show Prospectus.