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This Week at DOMA

Contributed by: Rachel Buckmaster
Published: Tuesday, 28 March 2017 10:00 AM
Meditation in the Museum this Friday

Mornings bringing you down? Learn to manage your mornings with meditation in the museum. The David Owsley Museum of Art hosts guided meditation almost every Friday. This week's guided meditation, led by the Counseling Center, will help you foster a mindful morning. Attend our session on Friday, March 31, at 3:30 PM at the Owsley Asian Art Gallery, David Owsley Museum of Art.

*Faculty and staff: You can receive one point towards the Working Well incentive program for attending Meditation in the Museum.

Contemporary European and American Art tour this Saturday

A docent is a volunteer who can lead guided tours at the museum. This week, Emily Dykstra will lead a Contemporary European and American art tour at the museum this Saturday, April 1 at 2:30 p.m. Meet at Sculpture Court. This is a free event.

Docent’s Choice Tours happen almost every Saturday at 2:30 p.m.

Interpretive Assistance Available

Museum volunteers regularly provide assistance to the public. Ask questions, discuss a work of art, and enjoy a new perspective with a docent in a friendly, low key atmosphere.

Interpretive Assistance happens almost every Saturday at 1:30 p.m. prior to the Docent's Choice Tour. This week, Emily Dykstra will be available.

About the David Owsley Museum of Art
2021 W. Riverside Avenue in the Fine Arts Building
Muncie's Gateway to the World of Art

Our newest galleries exhibit more than 500 works of art from China, Japan, India, Africa, and the Pacific Islands, as well as from Native American, Mesoamerican, and South American cultures. Together with the existing galleries of European and American art, they represent major world civilizations on six continents.

Admission to the David Owsley Museum of Art is free and open to the public year-round.

Visitor hours are:
Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.

The David Owsley Museum of Art cultivates lifelong learning and recreation in the visual arts through its collection of original works of art from around the world. DOMA is located in the heart of Ball State University's Old Quad. Housed in the Fine Arts Building, the collection has grown since 1935, and in 2011 was renamed after the grandson of Frank C. Ball and the museum's largest benefactor, David T. Owsley. For more information, call the museum at 765-285-5242 or email

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Class Visit Opportunities at the David Owsley Museum of Art

Contributed by: Tania Said
Published: Monday, 09 January 2017 10:30 AM
Group tours, self-guided visits, and select object study and viewing opportunities available for BSU classes. Learn more.