Opening Weekend Events

For information on viewing the exhibit, please see the Visit page.

Opening Reception

Friday, May 18th / 6:00 - 8:00 pm

The opening reception for the 2012 Juried Art Show will be held at the Grunwald Gallery of Art, Bloomington, Indiana.

The event is open to the public.

Kinsey Institute Open House

Saturday, May 19th / 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

The Kinsey Institute will also hold an open house at Morrison Hall. The event is free and open to the public.

Morrison Hall is at 1165 East Third Street (behind Memorial Hall) on the Indiana University Bloomington campus. Directions »

Panel Discussion with the Artists

Saturday, May 19th / 2:30 - 4:00 pm

Following the open house, visitors are invited to attend a lively discussion with some of the artists from this year's juried show in Morrison 007 (ground floor).

Burlesque Ball

Saturday, May 19th / 9:00 pm

B3's Venetian Burlesque Ball will be held Saturday night at Jake's Nightclub, 419 North Walnut Street.

Tickets are $7 pre-sale or $10 day of show. The ball will feature performances by the Bloomington Burlesque Brigade. Costumes are encouraged!

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Hotel Discounts

The following hotels have a limited number of rooms available at discounted rates for the weekend of the opening reception. If you have any questions about the availability of discounted rooms, please contact the hotels directly.

  • Comfort Inn - Bloomington
    Phone: 812-650-0010
    Discounted room rate: $89
    Discount code: LBTON
  • Hampton Inn - Bloomington
    Phone: 812-334-2100
    Discounted room rate: 20% off rack rate
    Discount code: To get the discount, mention the KI Juried Art Show when you call to book a room.
  • Holiday Inn - Bloomington
    Phone: 812-334-3252
    Discounted room rate: $99, includes breakfast for two
    Discount code: Book online using this link and enter KIJ as the discount code. Or, call and mention the Kinsey Juried Art Show room block.