Events: game today, party tomorrow, craft on Sun.

Indy Art | Media Co-opEvents, Indianapolis, Live Music, Local, Tool Lending

Dear Community, Allies and Friends, Hope 2017’s treating you well. iAMCo-op’s coming out of winter hibernation / jumpstarting its programming now that the tool library’s operations are humming along. f you haven’t seen our space in the Kheprw Institute, here are two opportunities to See our new space Today, 6pm-9pm |¬†Open Lab and Game Night:¬†Come play board and card games … Read More

“Against Activism” + Forward

Xander GierynLocal, Media-Based Organizing

Woman in burka cries, "No War!" Her head appears to glow from the light coming out of the laptop's back, to which she's fixed.

Forward: xander G. | @CoOpChange | @iAMCoop317 At Indy Art | Media Co-op, we have intentionally refrained from labeling ourselves, in general (plenty will do that for us), beyond our ubiquitous associations from our name – some of our first shared values revolved around taking the ego out of the name and just using titles that best serve the work … Read More

iTooLL Wins the Indy 5×5 $10,000 Award!

Indy Art | Media Co-opAsset Sharing, Collaborative Media, Fundraising, Indianapolis, Live Music, Local, Tool Lending

iTooLL won the Indy 5x5 10000 dollar award. Photo of Sukie Conley with the judge panel of Indy 5x5

Wow guys! We did it! Thank you to everyone who came out to the 5×5 last night and voted for iTooLL. This award is only the beginning, but guarantees a full grand opening in early 2016!! Many people have asked, “How can I get involved?” Right now, we have 3 simple ways you can support iTooLL to ensure that this … Read More

FIDO Throws Indianapolis Residents A Bone

Indy Art | Media Co-opAsset Sharing, Local, News, Story Bank

July 17, 2015 Author: Korin Metz Since 2005, Friends of Indianapolis Dogs Outside (FIDO) has helped thousands of Marion County residents care for their pets. FIDO’s main focus has always been providing care and better lives for dogs that are kept outdoors. On a strictly donation and volunteer basis, the organization provides spay/neuter services, dog kennels, vaccines, fencing repairs, microchipping, … Read More

7 Fests & Cons to Transform Your Summer

Indy Art | Media Co-opCollaborative Media, Convergences, Events, Festivals, Indianapolis, Live Music, Local, MidWestLeave a Comment

Please comment below if we missed other important regional gatherings, this is the 1st of many to come! Refresh Mind & Spirit with Social, Summer Gatherings April 23-25 ~ Morrel Festival ~ Brown County, IN: 3rd Annual Morel & Music Fest; cooking demos and workshops with Mycology experts. May 9 ~ UPRSNG ~ Indianapolis, IN: “Where creativity breeds”. Local one-day … Read More

Tool Lending Library to Empower Your Work

Indy Art | Media Co-opAsset Sharing, Collaborative Media, Indianapolis, Local, News, Survey, Tool Lending1 Comment

Have you ever scrambled to find last-minute supplies or tools for a project or event? Have you ever needed a projector screen and had to use a shower curtain instead? Have you ever used a bullhorn from [insert box store name here] instead of a proper PA? Have you thrown an event, and due to lack of resources, felt the … Read More