Tag Archives: Mike Bender

Call for Entries: RCAA’s 12th Annual Juried Exhibition

River City Art Association invites Wabash Valley artists to enter it’s 12th Annual Juried Exhibition to be displayed Aug. 7 and 8 in the Fine Arts Building at the Wabash Valley Fairgrounds in Terre Haute. Exhibition hours will be 5 … Continue reading

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In Memorium: Mike Bender, award-winning artist and River City Art Association past president

Click on the link to read about our friend, dedicated River City Art Association past president, and award-winning pen and ink artist. Mike L. Bender, 62, of Terre Haute passed away Sunday, March 15, 2020 in Signature Healthcare. He was … Continue reading

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Winners in RCAA 7th Annual Juried Exhibition at First Financial Bank

More than 50 entries by 19 Wabash Valley artists are featured in the River City Art Association 7th Annual Juried Exhibition on display through Aug. 19 in First Financial Bank at Sixth Street and Wabash Avenue. First Financial and vice … Continue reading

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RCAA group show at Community Theatre of Terre Haute

Artwork by members of River City Art Association is the featured exhibit during performances of “Enchanted April” Friday through Sunday, Feb. 6-8, in Community Theatre of Terre Haute. The group show features oil paintings, watercolors, and pen and ink drawings … Continue reading


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Mike Bender January Artist of the Month at Vigo library

Also published Jan. 15, 2015, in Terre Haute Tribune-Star River City Art Association and the Vigo County Public Library will showcase artwork by Mike Bender of Terre Haute throughout January in the library at Seventh and Poplar streets. Bender has … Continue reading

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Winners in RCAA 6th Annual Juried Exhibition

Winners published in Terre Haute Tribune-Star Valley Viewer Winners announced Oct. 18 by Ray Chen, executive director of Halcyon Contemporary Art Gallery, at RCAA Sixth Annual Juried Exhibition, hosted by the Terre Haute Masonic Lodge and sponsored by Valley Group … Continue reading

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‘River of Art’ exhibit opened today in Art Sanctuary

Thanks to River City president Todd Stokes, vice president Mike Bender, treasurer Edith Acton, members Dave Gahimer and Monty Jones, and others for installing RCAA’s “River of Art” group exhibition on Monday in the Art Sanctuary at Martinsville, Indiana, in … Continue reading

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