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DOMA Day Trip

Contributed by: Rachel Buckmaster
Published: Tuesday, 25 April 2017 3:00 PM
DOMA Alliance Day Trip
Wednesday, May 10

Visit neighboring Ohio to see the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Prairie Style Westcott House and the Springfield Museum of Art with the David Owsley Museum of Art Alliance! Less than two hours from Muncie, the day will include a tour of the Westcott House, lunch at the Seasons Bistro and Grille, and a tour of the permanent collection and special exhibitions of the Springfield Museum of Art. $140 fee includes transportation, lunch, admission and tours, and support for DOMA; $20 discount for self-drive option. (Discounted fees for DOMA Friends and Alliance members.) Registration deadline: Friday, April 28. Click here to register online; contact artmuseum@bsu.edu or 765-285-5240 with questions.



About the David Owsley Museum of Art
2021 W. Riverside Avenue in the Fine Arts Building
bsu.edu/artmuseum
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 artmuseum@bsu.edu.

Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and Instagram @domaatbsu for updates.

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This Week at DOMA

Contributed by: Rachel Buckmaster
Published: Tuesday, 25 April 2017 12:00 PM
Final Spring Semester Meditation in the Museum this Friday

The David Owsley Museum of Art will host its final guided meditation of the semester this Friday. This week's guided meditation, led by the Counseling Center, will help explore Meditations for Success. Attend our session on Friday, April 28, 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.



Final Friday: PERCEPTION
A free campus and community event at the David Owsley Museum of Art on April 28, 6-9 p.m.

Celebrate community with an evening featuring what's creative and cool in Muncie with hosts Braydee Euliss and Faith Kellermeyer. Enjoy a variety of PechaKucha speed talks, music by DJ Jannell, portraits by Teddy Lepley, a Sound Art Performance by Karl Erickson and students from the School of Art, cash bar, hors d'oeuvres, DOMA late hours and viewing of current special exhibition SHIFT: Jongil Ma, Christopher Smith, Corban Walker. After enjoying the many activities, settle in to learn about inventive projects and network with others.

7:00 p.m.: PechaKucha* talks begin featuring:
-Ray Kelly (Muncie OUTreach & BSU graduate student)
-Levi Todd (Reacting Out Loud & BSU undergraduate student)
-Marissa Coon Rose (The Community Reading Project & Muncie & Delaware County BY5 Early Childhood Initiative)
-Brian Andrew Whiteley (Brooklyn-based performance artist, co-founder of Satellite Art Show & BSU School of Art alum)
-Jane Ellery (senior fellow, Project for Public Spaces & assistant professor of Wellness Management)
-Kara Clark DuQuette (project coordinator, Entrepreneurial Learning)

*What are PechaKucha talks?
PechaKucha 20x20 is a simple presentation format where you show 20 images, each for 20 seconds. The images advance automatically and you talk along to the images. PechaKucha Nights like Final Friday are informal and fun gatherings where creative people get together and share their ideas, works, thoughts, passion projects-just about anything, really-in the PechaKucha 20x20 format. Stay for late hours in the galleries and view exhibitions before they close, free portraits, networking, drinks, poetry, and more!



Final Spring Semester Docent’s Choice Tour this Saturday


A docent is a volunteer who can lead guided tours at the museum. This week, Lennie Chang will explore the art of the Sculpture Court at the museum this Saturday, April 29 at 2:30 p.m. Meet at Sculpture Court. This is a free event.

Interpretive Assistance Available at 1:30 p.m.

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. This week, Jan Stratton will be available.



About the David Owsley Museum of Art
2021 W. Riverside Avenue in the Fine Arts Building
bsu.edu/artmuseum
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 artmuseum@bsu.edu.

Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and Instagram @domaatbsu for updates.
Learn more.

SAVE THE DATE: April Final Friday at DOMA

Contributed by: Rachel Buckmaster
Published: Friday, 21 April 2017 9:00 AM
Final Friday: PERCEPTION
April 28, 6-9 p.m.
A free campus and community event at the David Owsley Museum of Art

Celebrate community with an evening featuring what's creative and cool in Muncie with hosts Braydee Euliss and Faith Kellermeyer. Enjoy a variety of PechaKucha speed talks, music by DJ Jannell, portraits by Teddy Lepley, a Sound Art Performance by Karl Erickson and students from the School of Art, cash bar, hors d'oeuvres, DOMA late hours and viewing of current special exhibition SHIFT: Jongil Ma, Christopher Smith, Corban Walker. After enjoying the many activities, settle in to learn about inventive projects and network with others.

7:00 p.m.: PechaKucha* talks begin featuring:
-Ray Kelly (Muncie OUTreach & BSU graduate student)
-Levi Todd (Reacting Out Loud & BSU undergraduate student)
-Marissa Coon Rose (The Community Reading Project & Muncie & Delaware County BY5 Early Childhood Initiative)
-Brian Andrew Whiteley (Brooklyn-based performance artist, co-founder of Satellite Art Show & BSU School of Art alum)
-Jane Ellery (senior fellow, Project for Public Spaces & assistant professor of Wellness Management)
-Kara Clark DuQuette (project coordinator, Entrepreneurial Learning)

*What are PechaKucha talks?
PechaKucha 20x20 is a simple presentation format where you show 20 images, each for 20 seconds. The images advance automatically and you talk along to the images. PechaKucha Nights like Final Friday are informal and fun gatherings where creative people get together and share their ideas, works, thoughts, passion projects-just about anything, really-in the PechaKucha 20x20 format. Stay for late hours in the galleries and view exhibitions before they close, free portraits, networking, drinks, poetry, and more!



About the David Owsley Museum of Art
2021 W. Riverside Avenue in the Fine Arts Building
bsu.edu/artmuseum
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 artmuseum@bsu.edu.

Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and Instagram @domaatbsu for updates.

Learn more.

Virginia Ball Center for Creative Inquiry Announces 2017-2018 Fellows

Contributed by: Laura Huffman
Published: Friday, 10 March 2017 12:00 PM
VIRGINIA BALL CENTER FOR CREATIVE INQUIRY ANNOUNCES NEW FELLOWS

The Virginia Ball Center for Creative Inquiry is pleased to announce the four fellows for the 2017-2018 academic year:

Fall 2017: "American Women in Film Sound" - Vanessa Ament, Telecommunications
Fall 2017: "Fine Focus: Catalyzing STEM Opportunities for Minority Undergraduates" - John Mckillip, Biology

Spring 2018: "Muslims in Muncie" - Elizabeth Agnew, Philosophy and Religious Studies
Spring 2018: "Beneficence Records: Records for a Reason" - Daniel Porter, School of Music
Learn more.

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.

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