Braydee Euliss Named Executive Director

By: Betty Brewer— Muncie, IN—The Board of Directors of the Muncie Arts and Culture Council is excited to announce the appointment of Braydee Euliss as the Council’s next Executive Director. In her position as a former member of the Board, Braydee has led and/or been actively engaged in a number of Muncie Arts and Culture Council initiatives including planning and …

Support the 2017 Mayor’s Arts Awards!

The Muncie Arts and Culture Council, in collaboration with the City of Muncie, is pleased to announce the 2017 Mayor’s Arts Awards presented by Old National Bank. Many cities across the country celebrate a Mayor’s Arts Awards program, which bestows the most prestigious honor conferred by the city on individual artists, teachers, nonprofit organizations and/or patrons of the arts. These …

Nominations CLOSED for 2017 Muncie Mayor’s Arts Awards

The Muncie Arts and Culture Council, in collaboration with the City of Muncie, is pleased to announce it is accepting nominations for the 2017 Mayor’s Arts Awards. NOMINATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED The Mayor’s Arts Awards recognize the contributions to the cultural community by city residents, artists, educators, organizations, and business leaders. The goal of this program is to help cultivate …

2016 – Year in Review

As we near year’s end, we are absolutely thrilled to celebrate the arts community, artists, and arts patrons alike who have made 2016 so very exciting! Beautiful images of art adorn downtown buildings. Neighborhood arts projects have been brought to life. The foundation for a strategic Public Art Plan and Cultural Trail development has now been laid. And an 88,000 …

Art Banner Program

Muncie Arts and Culture Council, with the support of local building owners, has installed two prominent works of art on buildings in downtown Muncie. Large-scale, all-weather, temporary banners display reproductions of famous portraits and paintings, turning the sides of downtown buildings into art installations and conversation pieces. Frank Petty, a downtown property developer, owner, and Ball State graduate, was a key visionary behind the …

Director’s Notes – August 2016

Summer of 2016 has been unusually busy for artists and arts organizations around Muncie. For MACC, much of our efforts have gone into our continued development of the artist culture in MadJax, the Muncie makers hub opening soon. We will have more to announce on that initiative in the very near future. But in the meantime, we continue to be …

Delaware County Bison-tennial Artist – Denise King

The Muncie Arts and Culture Council, in partnership with Indiana Association of United Ways and the Indiana Bicentennial Commission, is pleased to announce the selection of Denise King as selected artist for the Bison-tennial Public Art project. This project is part of a 2016 state-wide endeavor to celebrate Indiana’s 2ooth Statehood Day. It will comprise a 5-foot-tall fiberglass bison that …

2016 Arts Fair at Festival on the Green

Muncie Arts & Culture Council is thrilled to be partnering with the Muncie Symphony Orchestra for Festival on the Green! This year’s festival will be Saturday, June 11th, on the Arts Terrace at Ball State University. The Arts Fair, hosted by MACC, will begin at 5:30 pm. The MSO concert will begin at 7 pm. Booth space is available free …