Check out highlights from our big 2013 year of collaborating with others to bring art to people and people to art in Indianapolis. Learn more at bigcar.org ... video by Holly Sommers of Big Car, graphic design by Andy Fry of Big Car, images by Big Car and friends. Details on the images in the video:

Lilly Day of Service/Indy Do Day murals (Oct. 10, 2013 - Downtown, near southside)
Partnership with Big Car leading mural work with volunteers
• Dancing in the Rain mural, Freed mural, Perspective mural, and Stargaze mural

Art Farm at Service Center (various times in 2013, Lafayette Square area)
Our ongoing program
• Garden
• Indy artist Nat Russell’s colorful cut out in the garden

Fun Fleet (summer of 2013, far eastside area)
Our ongoing program in partnership with Indianapolis Public Library
• Various art making with children and families joined by the Bookmobile • Nutritious snacks for participants

Garfield Park Better Block (Oct. 19, 2013 - Garfield Park/near southside area)
Led by Big Car in partnership with the neighborhood
• Local vendors, including artists
• Gateway mural (completed earlier by Big Car but celebrated at the event) • Artmaking led by Manual High School
Art Club
• Mural painting and local musicians

Reconnecting to Our Waterways (2013 and ongoing - various parts of the city)
Citywide partnership with multiple groups with Big Car providing graphic design, program leadership and mural facilitation
• Viewmasters for bus tour of waterway locations
• Presentation of ROW’s annual report
• Triangula mural at White River Trail
• Mayor Greg Ballard’s press conference celebrating the trailhead opening • Big Car team with Mayor Ballard
• Marketing materials for ROW

Neighborday at Service Center (April 27, 2013 - Lafayette Square)
Our programming in partnership with several others, including the City of Indianapolis.
• Mayor’s Spring Fever bike ride
• Food pantry
• Chicken feeding in our coup at Service Center • Kite flying

TEDx (Oct. 22, 2013 - downtown)
Partnership led by Big Car and executive director Jim Walker, TEDxIndianapolis organizer
• Performers and speakers: DJ Kyle Long, Davy Rothbart, Motus Dance Time for Three with Oreo Jones, Plastic Musik • Drift Dice game and engagement activities for attendees
Florian Rivière, TEDxIndianapolis artist in residence - urban hacker from France (Sept. and Oct. 2013 - various parts of the city)
Residency program led by Big Car and funded by Efroymson Family Fund
• Florian at TEDx
• Activities in public, with people using found objects and opportunities

Get Down on It celebration of the Cultural Trail opening (May 10, 2013 - downtown)
Partnership with cultural programming led by Big Car
• High school marching bands playing Get Down On It from all corners of the trail and meeting at City Market
(idea/coordination by Big Car)
• Chalk drawing and giant checkers projects part of the public call for participants
• Mucca Pazza, entertaining adult marching band from Chicago we brought in with Indianapolis Public Library

Closing images
• Eiteljorg RED (celebration support by Big Car at Eiteljorg museum on Nov. 8, 2013) • Before I Die (Candy Chang’s interactive board at Service Center, ongoing)
• Art making on the Far Eastside as part of Fun Fleet (summer, 2013)

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