Projects, Interviews & Articles

The Greg Chaille Curium at OMSI
June, 2018 … Exhibit Space

Under the Arctic: Digging Into Permafrost
October 26, 2017 … Exhibit

American POP
June 17, 2017 … Exhibit

DANCE!
June 17, 2017 … Exhibit

Circus—Starring YOU!
February 18, 2017 … Exhibit

Dow AgroSciences ScienceWorks
August 29, 2016 
… Exhibit

Beyond Spaceship Earth
June 24, 2016 … Exhibit

Fables Across Time: Kalila and Dimna
March 19, 2016 … Exhibit

More Than A Cape
October 22, 2015 … A documentary by Sheridan Gibson about comics and comic book fandom.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Secrets of the Sewer
September 16, 2015 … Exhibit

National Geographic Sacred Journeys
August 29, 2015 … Exhibit

Comics!
June 29, 2015 …We here at NUVO thought we’d pay homage to our LOCAL comic artists…
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Hot Wheels: Race to Win
May 11, 2015 
… Exhibit

TRANSFORMERS: ROBOTS IN DISGUISE
March 6, 2015 
… Exhibit

Hollywood Film & TV! You’re on the Set
January 27, 2015 
… Exhibit

Indy Comics
May 1, 2014 … A documentary by Mark and Michael Hicks about making comics in Indianapolis, IN.

SPARKSHOOTER & SOLO ACOUSTIC: Webcomics Get a New …
November 7, 2013 … When Newsarama alum Troy Brownfield and Sarah Vaughn launched Sparkshooter, the saga of a struggling local Indiana band, as a …
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Sparkshooter
November, 2013 – January 2014 … Fill-in on webcomic with writer Troy Brownfield between artists Sarah Vaughn and Enkaru.

Sparkshooter Recruits Ben Olson on Art While Sarah Vaughn Heads …
October 6, 2013 … Sparkshooter, the popular, creator-owned webcomic by Zenescope writer Troy Brownfield and artist Sarah Vaughn, is undergoing …
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MPCavalier’s 3Questions w/Troy Brownfield and Ben Olson …
September 22, 2013 … DoitIndy music editor MPCavalier interviews the creators of Indianapolis-based webcomics SOLO ACOUSTIC and SPARKSHOOTER.

Zombies, Struggling Musicians and Grimm Fairy Tales: A Message …
August 5, 2013 … There WILL be more Sparkshooter. Artist Sarah Vaughn and I have been talking regularly about how we’re going to finish Chapter 2, and then …
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Comic Book Heaven Comes to West Side
May 7, 2013 … Newspaper article

Going Solo Acoustic With Sparkshooter’s Troy Brownfield …
April 4, 2013 … Rather than shut down production, though, he decided to launch a spinoff comic– a story set in the world of Sparkshooter, and featuring the art …
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Solo Acoustic
March, 2013 – July 2015 … Webcomic with writer Troy Brownfield

Which of the Indianapolis Motorcycle Dealers Just Turned 65?
November 26, 2012
…Two local artists, Pete Brown and Ben Olson, created eight large-format historical paintings at their events throughout the year.

Historical Paintings 6-8 Time Lapse – Indianapolis Southside Harley-Davidson
November 19, 2012  Local artists, Pete Brown and Ben Olson are creating a series of eight large paintings that will hang in our showroom. The paintings will pay tribute to our history and Harley-Davidson’s history throughout the decades.

Historical Paintings 4-5 Time Lapse – Indianapolis Southside Harley-Davidson
July 11, 2012  Local artists, Pete Brown and Ben Olson are creating a series of eight large paintings that will hang in our showroom. The paintings will pay tribute to our history and Harley-Davidson’s history throughout the decades.

Historical Paintings 1-3 Time Lapse – Indianapolis Southside Harley-Davidson
July 10, 2012  Local artists, Pete Brown and Ben Olson are creating a series of eight large paintings that will hang in our showroom. The paintings will pay tribute to our history and Harley-Davidson’s history throughout the decades.

Project Educate
July 1, 2012 …Bench featured in #projecteducate’s Artisan Crafts Week as one of the most notable examples of artisan crafts for upholstery.

Herron Juried Student Show 
December 2009 …  Bench featured in show at The Marsh Gallery at The Herron School of Art + Design

Herron Furniture Show
Spring 2009 …  Side Table featured in show at The Cultural Arts Gallery at IUPUI