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Fine & Functional Shopping Guide

Give the gift of art this holiday season with choice selections from Hammond Regional Arts Center’s Fine & Functional exhibition. The show’s curators have selected some of the best works to make the perfect present ranging from books for children…

Barbara Tardo: Stunning Kindness & Generosity

Exhibition curator Denise Tullier-Holly, artist Barbara Tardo, HRAC director Melissa Griffin
Photo by Phillip Colwart

It's been such a pleasure working with, and getting to know, artist Barbara Tardo. Over many decades she has been a supporter and…

Art Talk Thursday: Barbara Tardo

Join HRAC for Art Talk Thursday for a retrospective into the life and art of Barbara Tardo! Listen to Tardo as she gives insight to her life as an artist.

The opening for "Sand Reliefs & Other Works"…

Tutorial Tuesday: Bottle Caps


It's time for #TutorialTuesday! This week features bottle caps!

If you make something, show it off to us by tagging us on social media!


DIYs for Adults & Kids





Art Talk Thursday: Jose Canales

For today's #ArtTalkThursday, we hear from our own Mezzanine Gallery Coordinator Jose Canales who shares his love for the screenprinting medium and his current projects. You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll appreciate eccentric pieces.

Art Talk Thursday: Caitlyn Clark


Our next #ArtTalkThursday features Caitlyn Clark. Learn how her interest in pop culture 2-D art led her to her own style in 3-D sculpture.