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ArtsWORK Indiana is an informal, statewide group of individuals and organizations who seek to increase arts related professional opportunities for people with disabilities. Our mission is to facilitate access to careers in the arts for people with disabilities through awareness, education, and encouragement.

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How Byron Smith Schooled the Educators

Byron was the first blind student to attend elementary school in Bloomington. He went on to a career in radio broadcasting at Indiana University.

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Indianapolis Painter of Deaf Themes Puts Down His Brush

Warren Miller’s bold and vibrantly colored images on themes of deaf culture, experience, and history have been featured on "Switched at Birth" and in Deaf Life magazine.

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Lawrence Carter-Long on the Media, Arts, and Disability

New digital formats are allowing artists with disabilities to bypass the traditional cultural gatekeepers, says Carter-Long. "We're seeing a change in the types of stories that are being told."

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