Showalter Fountain

  • Fine Arts Plaza
  • East 7th Street
  • Bloomington, IN 47405
Showalter Fountain features the sculpture of the 'Birth of Venus' which represents the goddess of love and beauty. It was designed by the late artist Ralph Laurent and brought to IU in 1958.  Showalter Fountain is one of the best-known landmarks on the IU campus, located in the center of the Fine Arts Plaza.