Artists’ Mixer!


Friday, October 5, 2018 | 5:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Everyone is invited to Mix and Mingle as we celebrate local artists with Art, Music, Treats and Libations!
Free Admission | Complimentary appetizers
Beer available for purchase from Bare Hands Brew Granger with a special SBMA release to be revealed soon!

Artist Reception For: 

BEYOND INK: Recent Artwork by South Bend and Regional Tattoo Artists and The Side Show.

On-site Tattooing!

We are excited to have tattoo artists on-site demonstrating large projects and offering tattoo services!

Local Artists Reyna Betzabe Eaton and Raymond Rogers (Genesis Tattoo, South Bend) and Mike White (Bicycle Tattoo) will be demonstrating large tattoo projects.

Tattoo services will be available by local artists Eric Wiesinger (Bicycle Tattoo, South Bend) and Ryan Adams (Marvel Tattoo, St. Joseph County). Guests can choose from predetermined designs at $50 or $100. Designs will use black ink only. (designs coming soon!) Stay tuned! Sign-up times for tattoos will be released on September 28 at 12:00 p.m. at

Art Exchange! | Bring artwork to trade!

Bring 1–3 artworks to trade (please do not bring in before 5:00 p.m. the evening of the event). Artwork can be print editions, multiples or originals. When you arrive, pins and binder clips will be available to tack your work up on a designated wall. There will also be a table available for 3D works.

Before you leave, select a work or works to take home with you! Select one for each of the works you brought (if you brought 3, select 3)!

Be sure to sign your artwork(s) so the lucky person who selects it at the end of the night will know who created it!

Special Music & Dance Performance!

From 7 – 9 p.m.Eli Kahn & Krista Hoefle bring STRT/SLCT, a music and visual art performance with a live dance composition performed by New Industry Dance.

See last year’s performance highlights here:



BEYOND INK: Recent Artwork by South Bend and Regional Tattoo Artists
July 21 – October 7, 2018
Warner Gallery

Showcasing the artwork of tattoo artists from South Bend and the region. Their work is in a variety of media: oil and acrylic painting, drawing and jewelry.

Featured artists include:
Larry Bone | Marvel Tattoo, South Bend, IN
Emily Chance | Conception Gallery: Custom Tattoos and Fine Art Gallery, Saint Joseph, MI
Jose Cruz | Crimson Knight Tattoo, Fort Wayne, IN
Obie Cruz | Crimson Knight Tattoo & Gallery, Fort Wayne, IN
Betzy Eaton | Genesis Tattoo, South Bend, IN
Beau Guenin | Masterwork Tattoo, Indianapolis, IN
Half Pint | Bicycle Tattoo & Piercing, South Bend, IN
Gifford Kasen | Logan Square Tattoo, Chicago, IL
Stefan Lane | Marvel Tattoo, South Bend, IN
Dusty Neal | Black Anvil tattoo, Fort Wayne, IN
Amber Olsen | Stillhouse Tattoo and Piercing, South Bend, IN
Peyton Stewart | Chicago, IL
Jimmy Regalado | Native Rituals, Oak Forest, IL
Ray Rogers | Genesis Tattoo, South Bend, IN
Allie Sider | Logan Square Tattoo, Chicago, IL
Gabe Thompson | The Body Gallery, Benton Harbor, MI
Michelle Wanhala | Pioneer Tattoo, Chicago, IL

Read more…


July 21 – October 7, 2018
Warner Gallery

25 images, submitted through Instagram, then juried by SBMA staff to be a part of a photography exhibition within Beyond Ink: Recent Artwork by South Bend and Regional Tattoo Artists.

Read more…




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