Archives Photograph Collection

preview image
title:

Margaret McCalla School

image number:

P0020055

description:

As of 2013, the McCalla School building is still located near the southeast corner of Indiana Avenue and Ninth Street.

Today, the building is also known as the sculpture facility for the School of Fine Arts which houses "...the active MFA/BFA sculpture program, graduate textiles, and student run gallery, Fuller Projects, with rotating exhibitions and gallery coordinators. Within McCalla the School of Fine Arts maintains an exceptional wood shop, large-scale metal shop, an active foundry, area for stone carving, and computers. Recently added to the department are Computer-Aided Machining and Rapid Prototyping equipment which include; a CNC Router, 3-D color Printer, Fused Deposition Modeling, Reverse Engineering, and virtual Haptic technologies."

According to other records the building was completed in 1906 or 1907.

date taken:

1907 August or September

accession number:

6043

building name:

McCalla School, Margaret

corporate name:

McCalla School, Margaret

corporate name:

Fine Arts, Department of

topic:

Schools

topic:

Exterior

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

other place name:

Dunn Street

other place name:

Ninth Street (525)

other place name:

Indiana Avenue

other place name:

Tenth Street

series:

Buildings & Grounds

subseries:

Bloomington

folder:

Schools