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RUCKUS IS AN

INDIANAPOLIS

MAKERSPACE.

 

Developed by Riley Area Development Corporation and PATTERN, RUCKUS is a place where inventors, designers, artisans, photographers, craftspeople, and engineers can share equipment, technology, and ideas to help launch their next creation. 

Launching now through Spring 2017,  RUCKUS now offers a limited range of access levels geared toward entrepreneurs and small businesses startups. The space will provide equipment and resources for Makers who want to scale beyond a start-up shop or “DIY” home-based location. Fundamentally, RUCKUS will foster a community for creative stimulation, collaboration, education, and entrepreneurship. 

RUCKUS is for everyone. Join us and get dirty. 

Please Contact us:

Consuelo Poland - RUCKUS Artistic Foreman

CPoland@rileyarea.org

 

 
 
 
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RUCKUS anchorS the Mass Ave Industrial Corridor, A DESIGNATED AREA FOR MAKERS AND MANUFACTURERS TO LAUNCH AND EXPAND.  RUCKUS IS IN the Circle City Industrial Complex, located NEAR 10th Street at the nexus of the Monon Trail, Cultural Trail, and the Pogues Run Trail. RUCKUS will eventually consist of roughly 20,000 square feet of equipment, studio, and retail space. 

THE BASICS

RUCKUS is part of a national movement toward entrepreneurship, technology, and start-up manufacturing. Local can now be global, and access to affordable, high-tech equipment, such as 3D printersand laser cutters is making (and accelerating) the prototyping and fabrication of an incredible range of new locally-developed products.

 
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With RUCKUS' connection to the Purdue School of Industrial Design and other strong university programs in art, design, and engineering, Indianapolis has a concentration of designers and makers. RUCKUS\provides makers with the resources to develop their products and business right here in Indianapolis.

RUCKUS is located in the CIRCLE CITY INDUSTRIAL COMPLEX DOOR G10 at 10th and Mass Ave, at the intersection of THE CULTURAL TRAIL, THE MONON TRAIL, and the newly opened POGUES’ RUN TRAIL.

 

RUCKUS' key components are:

CO-WORKING SPACE & MAKERSPACE High speed internet, comfy chairs, and work tables, as well as all types of woodworking, metalworking, laser-cutting, printing, and sewing equipment.

CO-WORKING SPACE & MAKERSPACE

High speed internet, comfy chairs, and work tables, as well as all types of woodworking, metalworking, laser-cutting, printing, and sewing equipment.

INDIVIDUAL STUDIOS  Leasable tables and studio pods for individuals or small businesses, so you can store and lock up your things.

INDIVIDUAL STUDIOS 

Leasable tables and studio pods for individuals or small businesses, so you can store and lock up your things.

MICROLOANS A flexible lending program for start-up makers, to help launch their business.

MICROLOANS

A flexible lending program for start-up makers, to help launch their business.

PHOTOGRAPHY STUDIO A leasable photography studio with a cyc wall and basic lighting equipment. 

PHOTOGRAPHY STUDIO

A leasable photography studio with a cyc wall and basic lighting equipment. 

EVENT SPACE Meet-up and event space for larger gatherings, with restaurants and retail nearby.

EVENT SPACE

Meet-up and event space for larger gatherings, with restaurants and retail nearby.

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HOW IT WORKS

MAKERSPACES like RUCKUS are typically structured as a membership environment, similar to that of a gym, with different membership levels permittING access to increasing levels of equipment and space. As the MAKERSPACE grows, it promotes and protects an environment of creativity, collaboration, encouragement, and entrepreneurship among members and the community.

 

RUCKUS is recruiting resident makers

     

 

 

 

 

HAVE ANOTHER START UP NEED?!

GET IN TOUCH WITH US AND WE'LL LET YOU KNOW

ABOUT OTHER LOCATIONS THAT WE HAVE

FROM A POP UP ART GALLERY TO COMMERCIAL KITCHEN SPACE

TO LAUNCH YOUR IDEA IN INDIANAPOLIS.

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MEMBERSHIP

COMING SOON!

FOR A TOUR PLEASE CONTACT:Consuelo Poland - RUCKUS Artistic Foreman

CPoland@rileyarea.org

 
 

GET INVOLVED

 

We need your input during launch . Please fill out a short SURVEY so that we can find a part of RUCKUS that best suited to your needs.

 
 

RUCKUS is located at the southwest corner of the CIRCLE CITY INDUSTRIAL COMPLEX at 10th and Mass Ave, at the intersection of THE CULTURAL TRAIL, THE MONON TRAIL, and the newly completed POGUES’ RUN TRAIL.

 

Address:

1125 E Brookside Ave, Suite D8, Door G10, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202

 

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