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

Open AND Online

Indy Art | Media Co-opAsset Sharing, News, Tool Lending

Open hours: Thursday 6pm-9pm and Saturday 12pm -3pm; Equal access is the key to amplifying voices. Members co-own and checkout tools like PAs, Mics, Projectors, Audio/Video Recording Equipment, MacBook Pros, and more; Flower of values depicting how the program succeeds on Empowerment, Equity, Education and Environment

Open Shop We hope you’ll stop by sooner than later to visit with us, at the Indy Tool Lending Library (iTooLL), as we’re now open every Thursday from 6pm-9pm, and Saturdays from 12pm-3pm. We’ve already supported over 14 events (not including the 10+ movie screenings we’ve done, a series that we’ll be bringing back!). In these tumultuous times, the best … Read More

Tomorrow’s Grand Opening Got Bigger!

Indy Art | Media Co-opAsset Sharing, Events, Indianapolis, News, Tool Lending

Visit Indy's 1st Tool Lending Library Thursday the 20th at Kheprw Institute (3549 Boulevard Pl.) with Collective Courage author-speaker Jessica Nembhard

iTooLL is happening!!! Tool Lending & Co-ownership for Indy! ~ event-page ~ It’s been a year since we won the Indy 5×5 contest and held the#Tunes4Tools fundraisers, and we are pumped to officially open to the public! Come check out our space to see the tools, sign up for memberships, and connect with your community! [UPDATE] Enjoy tasty eats and … Read More

iTooLL Underway

SukieAsset Sharing, Indianapolis, News, Peer-to-Peer, Tool Lending

As many of you know, Indy Art | Media Co-op spent the majority of last year building the iTooLL (Indy Tool Lending Library) through planning, fundraising, relationship building, and being awarded the Indy 5×5 $10,000 grant in October. We can’t thank everyone enough for the overwhelming amount of support we have received for this project! It’s inspiring to see people … 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

Save the Dates! #CoOpShop & #Tunes4Tools2

Indy Art | Media Co-opAsset Sharing, Events, Fundraising, Live Music, Tool Lending

Join us in the final stages of launching iTooLL –Indy’s 1st Tool Lending Library September 26th, 2015 is the encore event to Tunes4Tools! The first Tool Lending Library benefitraised just over $1700 towards the project and has enabled us to establish a budget for the first year, and invest in some initial tools for iAMCo-op events. This time around, we’ve … Read More

#Tunes4Tools Great Success!

Indy Art | Media Co-opAsset Sharing, Events, Fundraising, Live Music, News, Tool Lending

Exciting news from the #Tunes4Tools this past Friday! Thanks SO much to everyone who participated; wonderful audience, incredibly talented musicians and artists, and all the supportive friends and community members who made it possible! From the show we surpassed our financial goal and, after expenses, raised over $1,700 towards the Tool Lending Library project. These funds are a great start … Read More

#Tunes4Tools Benefit :: Funding Indy’s 1st Tool Lending Library

Indy Art | Media Co-opAsset Sharing, Events, Fundraising, Live Music, News, Tool Lending

Indy Art | Media Co-op exists to empower non-profits, socially-conscious organizations, social entrepreneurs, and artists to distribute creative content that promotes social awareness, education, and action through collaboration. Cultivating a socially-conscious community is one of our main objectives, and our strategic goal this year is to establish a Tool Lending Library for Indianapolis. For organizers, social entrepreneurs, and artists alike, … 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