Note:  With the high cost of shipping many of our customers have chosen to ship by USPS.   For small and light shipments this is usually less expensive, but please be aware that the service is not always as economical as it may appear.    USPS estimates only include insurance up to $100 for its domestic shipments, and varying amounts for overseas shipments.  If you ask for full insurance we will send you an invoice for any difference in cost. 


Happy Holidays!

Wishing you all a happy holiday season and a peaceful New Year.

Papier maché bird ornaments from Haiti.

A chance to give back to kids in Haiti.

For the last six years we have offered papier maché bird and fish ornaments and sculptures made by the children in Jacmel's inspiring 

A new Indigo Arts website

Welcome to the new and we hope much improved Indigo Arts website!

Deborah Cholet 1954 - 2015

I am sad to report that Indigo co-founder and my former wife Deborah Cholet passed away on Thursday, October 15th, 2015.  Deb (Devi) was an artist, designer, and a jeweler. She was a collector of art, cats and birds, and a bright shining spirit.


Endangered Art right here in Philadelphia

A story I've been following here in Philadelphia concerns African contemporary art, artistic freedom and first amendment (maybe even second amendment) rights.

Haiti Cherie!

I just returned from a twelve day visit to Haiti. I was there with about two dozen other Haitian art collectors, gallery owners and museum curators for the 2014 conference of the Haitian Art Society.

Deux Anges by Michée Ramil Remy

Michée Ramil Remy (?-2012)

In March, 2012 we received this sad news from Susan Tselos about a Haitian artist who we have had the privilege of knowing and exhibiting for many years:

Philadelphia Inquirer Twins Seven Seven Review


Royal Salute

By Victoria Donohoe FOR THE INQUIRER
Published: January 6, 2012

Twins Seven Seven Exhibition Review

By libby
December 30, 2011

You can find and admire work by an internationally known and feted artist, Twins Seven-Seven, who died this past year, right inside the Crane, at Indigo Arts.

Prince Twins Seven-Seven, 2003 (photo courtesy of the artist).

R. I. P. Prince Twins Seven Seven (1944-2011)

Prince Twins Seven-Seven suffered a stroke and was hospitalized in April 2011. He passed away on June 16th, 2011. Twins Seven-Seven was one of the greatest, and certainly the most celebrated, African artist of his generation.