Newfields formerly known as Indianapolis Museum of Art is an encyclopedic art museum located on the northwest side of Indianapolis. This 152-acre cultural campus offers a wide variety of exhibits and is home to one of the largest nature parks in the country, The Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park. Newfields also has the Tobias Theater for concerts, provides a pavilion for special events and a café and beer garden for food and drink.
Wilhelm served as construction manager for the major expansion of Newfields. The project included an entrance from Michigan Road, overflow parking, structured parking, a garden pavilion accommodating a large banquet hall and restaurant, a covered connector to the museum, a new entrance lobby for the museum, new exhibit face and renovated back-of-the-house functions. Wilhelm provided constructability consultation, construction cost estimating, scheduling and logistics planning.