The Indiana Design Center is part of the master plan for the redevelopment of Old Town Carmel into the Arts & Design District. The Indiana Design Center is the anchor for the Carmel Arts & Design District as well as a resource for designer professionals in the state of Indiana. The IDC is the vision of Mayor Jim Brainard and is overseen by the Carmel Redevelopment Commission.
Carmel is one of the fastest growing cities in Indiana. Located just north of Indianapolis in Hamilton County, Carmel is a dynamic edge city with award-winning schools, thriving businesses and family-oriented neighborhoods. The city is committed to preserving its vitality through controlled expansion and prudent planning.
The City of Carmel has been recognized with numerous awards and ratings for its programs and services.
- Carmel voted #1in American’s Best Places to Live by Money magazine (2012)
- CNBC voted Indianapolis/Carmel ”Best Cities to Relocate to in America”