Encountering Color: Sanford Wurmfeld E-Cyclorama II (and Other Paintings), IUPUI Herron School of Art, Indianapolis, IN

Sanford Wurmfeld, II-25 + B/2 (BG-N-RO), 2018
Acrylic on canvas
90 x 47 3/8 inches / 229 x 121 cm

Dear friends,

We hope you had a wonderful summer (and winter in the southern hemisphere)!

We’re delighted to announce the upcoming solo exhibition by renowned gallery artist Sanford Wurmfeld.  Encountering Color: Sanford Wurmfeld’s E-Cyclorama II (and Other Paintings) opens at the IUPUI Herron School of Art in Indianapolis, Indiana, on September 18 and will be on view through December 18. We hope you have a chance to see it!

For further information about Sanford Wurmfeld, his exhibition, and available art works, please contact us here at the gallery. 

Wishing you a wonderful fall (and spring)!
Matthew & Rossana


Encountering Color: Sanford Wurmfeld E-Cyclorama II (and Other Paintings)

September 18 – December 18, 2019

Berkshire, Reese, and Paul Galleries
Eskenazi Hall
IUPUI Herron School of Art
735 W. New York Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202


IUPUI Herron School of Art and Design will launch its fall season Sept. 18 with an exhibition and talk by New York artist Sanford Wurmfeld. 

Encountering Color: Sanford Wurmfeld’s E-Cyclorama II (and Other Paintings) features an immersive, 360-degree installation investigating color and visual perception, along with a selection of Wurmfeld’s recent work. 

E-Cyclorama II, a continuation of the artist’s lifelong exploration of color, offers an interactive, chromatic experience on a monumental scale. Visitors will enter E-Cyclorama II through a doorway that leads them up a staircase into an elliptical space that surrounds the viewer in a continuous, vast panoramic painting, 30 x 26 feet in size and 90 feet in circumference. The exhibition will remain on view through Dec. 18 in the Berkshire, Reese and Paul Galleries.

An artist’s talk given by Sanford Wurmfeld and an opening reception will be held from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18. All exhibitions and events at Herron are free and open to the public and will take place in Eskenazi Hall, located on the IUPUI campus at 735 W. New York St. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesdays. Visit HerronGalleries.org for more information.In-kind support for the opening reception and lecture is provided by Sun King Brewing. 

Parking is free in the Sports Complex Garage adjacent to Eskenazi Hall or on levels 5 and 6 of the Riverwalk Garage, courtesy of The Great Frame Up Indianapolis, with validation from the Herron galleries.

Since 2005, the Galleries at IUPUI Herron School of Art and Design have served as a vibrant site of exploration, participation and learning. Herron’s galleries continue to be an innovative educational forum for diverse audiences by providing direct and meaningful encounters with contemporary art and artists through a wide range of curatorial projects and public programming.