“Exhibit Columbus” Now Appearing Downtown Through Nov. 26

Explore interactive installations like you’ve never seen in a colorful Indiana town. “Exhibit Columbus,” a community-wide exhibition, features 18 spectacular installations. Go ahead and touch, climb, take photos and interact with each one of these unique pieces! This family-friendly exhibition comes to life this fall only in Columbus, Indiana, just 45 minutes south of Indianapolis.

installation at library plaza

Walking Tours Now Available

Price : $12
Duration : 90 min.

The best way to experience “Exhibit Columbus” is to take a guided walking tour. The tour includes many of the downtown art installations with the surrounding iconic Columbus architecture, landmarks and sites. Your tour guide will highlight the prize-winning artwork and the most unique installations by both renowned international designers and design students. Keep your phones well-charged because taking photos is strongly encouraged while enjoying “Exhibit Columbus.”

Price : $12
Duration : 90 minutes
Tours run Aug 29 – Nov 26
Guided walking tour
Begins and ends at Visitors Center

The Art Assignment | PBS Digital Studios

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Exhibit Columbus paper sculpture
Conversation Plinth and Large Arch

In the News:

  • “…the most iconic structures were constructed decades ago, and so the town, with a ‘let’s put on a
    show’ spirit, has decided to breathe new life into the local legacy.” (Columbus, Ind., Renews its Big Design Legacy, New York Times)
  • “(Exhibit Columbus) has crafted a series of events and encounters that bring the cityscape to life in
    new and surprising ways.” (Why Columbus, Indiana, Should Be On Your Design Itinerary This Year, Surface Magazine)
  • “Exhibit Columbus’ is the kind of cultural endeavor you’d be surprised to see even a large city
    undertake; you would never expect a place of this size and location to attempt it.” (Hello, Columbus. A Small Town Gives Chicago A Run For Its Architectural Legacy, NewCity Design)

Photo courtesy Exhibit Columbus