12 Bar Blues Art Gallery at the Playground
Playground Productions Studio in Indianapolis is the home of the 12 Bar Blues Art Gallery. Our gallery room is 335 square feet with 300 square feet of wall space dedicated to art exhibits.
Each month, we showcase various artists in our gallery, as well as offer options for one night small and grand exhibits.
Our art gallery in Indianapolis differs from your traditional gallery, as we offer opportunities for artists to rent our entire venue for large exhibits with an opportunity to have live performances!
If you are interested in exhibiting your art in the 12 Bar Blues Art Gallery, please contact us.
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One-Night Small Exhibit Rates
For a small and intimate one-night exhibit, our 12 Bar Blues Gallery Room is an ideal, affordable option. Up to 6 artists can exhibit, splitting 300 square feet of wall space, as well as splitting costs, making this a very budget friendly option.
Artists may bring complimentary snacks and non-alcoholic beverages to serve to their guests. If you would like to have alcoholic beverages available to your guests, we offer options to include a cash bar. The guest capacity for this room is approximately 20 people.
12 Bar Blues Gallery Room, No Bar
- $25 per hour
12 Bar Blues Gallery Room, With Cash Bar
- 2 Hours: $150
- 3 Hours: $200
- 4 Hours: $250
One-Night Grand Exhibit Rates
This option is ideal if you wish to have a larger scale exhibit, as you have access to not only our 12 Bar Blues Gallery Room, but also the rest of our venue; our 400 square foot Orange Room and our 1000+ square foot Blue Room. Both rooms offer an abundance of wall space for hanging art as well as space for vending booths, allowing for a multitude of artists to participate, which makes this a very affordable option. Our Blue Room is perfect for performance arts, such as music, dance, theater, spoken word, and more.
Artists may bring complimentary snacks and non-alcoholic beverages to serve to their guests. If you would like to have alcoholic beverages available to your guests, we have offer options to include a cash bar. Guest capacity is approximately 150.
If you require the assistance of an audio engineer during your rental, that is an additional cost of $25 per hour.
Venue, No Bar
- $100 per hour
Venue, With Cash Bar
- 2 Hours: $300
- 3 Hours: $425
- 4 Hours: $550