Laux’s painting chosen for Hoosier Salon

"Rialto Beach" by Abby Laux of Celestine.

Abby Laux of Celestine is among 134 Indiana artists whose works were selected for the Hoosier Salon 95th annual exhibition on display through Oct. 13 at the Indiana State Museum, 650 W. Washington St., Indianapolis. Laux’s oil painting, titled “Rialto Beach,” was selected for the prestigious exhibition.

The juried exhibition features 154 works ranging from oil paintings and drawings to sculptures. To enter the competition, an artist must be a current resident or have lived in Indiana for at least one year.      

The annual juried competition promotes Hoosier artists and their art by identifying the best works by Indiana artists, showcasing them in the annual exhibition and making them available for sale.       

The show is open to the public during regular museum hours, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday. Admission, which includes admission to the entire museum, is $17 for adults, $16 for seniors, $15 for college students, $12 for youth and free for children younger than age 3 and museum members. Tickets are available at the museum entrance.

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