This instrument is part of our fourth annual Contemporary American Makers Exhibition.
Christopher Ulbricht is a founding partner of Indianapolis Violins, a full-service violin shop in downtown Indianapolis, where in addition to his own making he manages the repair workshop and rental program. In his making, Chris finds inspiration in the works of the Italian masters. He has also designed his own personal models of violin, viola, and cello. He hand makes his oil varnish and enjoys collaborating with other makers. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Violin Society of America and pursues the state of the art, yearly, at the Oberlin violin making workshop.