April 14, 2016

Special Thanks!

There are many amazing, moving parts that come together to put on a production like the Trashion Refashion Runway Show. In the coming weeks, we'll dive more into each of these Trashion elements to tell you more about Season 7 of our favorite runway event.

For now, we'd like to introduce some of our major partners for the April 10th, 2016 show including Danielle Urschel, the artist behind the last two years of Trashion themes, Anita DeCastro and her Sweet River original mini-cirque performance, and Gail Hale as our large-scale stage artist and builder. Keep checking back as we let you get a little closer to The Seventh Annual Bloomington Trashion Refashion Runway Show!

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February 11, 2015

Strengthening and Supporting the Culture of Sustainability 

Catalyzing Sustainability Through Art and Design: A Panel Discussion

Tuesday, February 17th from 5:30-7:00 -- Woodburn Hall Room 101

Indiana University's Student Sustainability Council and Sustainability Peer Educator Program are hosting a panel discussion on the role that artists and designers can --and should!-- play in catalyzing a culture of sustainability and environmental stewardship. We are excited to host the following expert panelists:

  • Rowland Ricketts - IU Studio Art Faculty Member, Textile Artist, Indigo Farmer, and Dyer
  • Miah Michaelsen - City of Bloomington Assistant Economic Development Director for the Arts
  • Jon Racek - Architect, IU Interior Design Area Coordinator, and Lecturer, Founder of Play360
  • Gail Hale - Arts Advocate with Lotus Education and Arts Foundation, Discardia Bloomington, and Trashion//ReFashion ShowPicture

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