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History of Muncie gets Garfield treatment for upcoming ArtsWalk digital art event

Contributed by: Anna Beyer
Published: Wednesday, 30 September 2015 4:30 PM
Ball State University’s IDIA Lab in partnership with Paws, Inc. has created a special digital art event in honor of Muncie’s sesquicentennial celebration. The multimedia event will take place during Muncie’s ArtsWalk at 8 p.m., Oct. 1 at the corner of East Charles and South Walnut streets. Learn more.

School of Art presents "Beyond Animation” exhibit now through Oct. 22

Contributed by: Anna Beyer
Published: Wednesday, 30 September 2015 3:00 PM
The School of Art presents "Beyond Animation,” an exhibit celebrating the fine art works of Animation and Visual Effects artists when they are not working in a professional studio.
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Multicultural Center Events - October

Contributed by: Ro Anne Royer Engle
Published: Wednesday, 30 September 2015 10:30 AM
Join the Multicultural Center for these opportunities for cross cultural learning and engagement through a series of events in October. Learn more.

This Week at the David Owsley Museum of Art

Contributed by: Hailey Beard
Published: Tuesday, 29 September 2015 4:30 PM
The David Owsley Museum of Art
Thursday, October 1
    5-8 PM
    Art and About: ArtsWalk

To celebrate ArtsWalk and to bring DOMA to downtown Muncie, docents and staff will be on hand at Canan Commons with art activities and giveaways

Friday, October 2
    3:30 PM
    Meditation in the Museum

Join George Wolfe for meditation and meet in the David Owsley Gallery of Asian Art a 45-minute session. Dr. Wolfe is Professor Emeritus and former Director of the Ball State University Center for Peace and Conflict Studies.

Saturday, October 3
    2:30 PM
    Docent's Choice Tour: South and Southeast Asian Art

Docents select works of art in the featured gallery to discuss. The guides will be available after the Docent's Choice tour to answer questions.
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Plan Your Class-Related Museum Visit Today

Contributed by: Tania Said
Published: Monday, 17 August 2015 9:30 AM
The David Owsley Museum of Art provides free guided tours for any Ball State class or community group. Self-guided and special object study visits are also available. To plan your visit select your topic, date, and time, and then schedule it online. Group visits should be scheduled at least 2 – 3 weeks in advance. Learn more.

Fall 2015 Exhibition Preview

Contributed by: Hailey Beard
Published: Monday, 20 July 2015 8:30 AM
Fall 2015
Exhibition preview

September 24 – December 27, 2015

With Watercolor: Content via Technique
Guest curated by Brian Gordy
(Special Exhibitions Galleries)

This exhibition displays a selection from the David Owsley Museum of Art’s notable collection of watercolors that have inspired contemporary Indiana watercolorist Brian Gordy. This show focuses on the transparency of the watercolor medium and explores the powerful connection between technique and content. Gordy will also present public demonstrations of a variety of watercolor techniques.

Being There / Presence
Guest curated by Professor Mark Sawrie
(Brown Study Room)

Professor Mark Sawrie explores the concept of human presence and experience in a place of palpable ambiance through the medium of photography. Being There / Presence is part of a new series of guest-curated exhibitions by Ball state University faculty members that routinely utilize the David Owsley Museum of Art’s collection as an integral component of the classroom experience.
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