PlySpace Residence

PlySpace Artist Residency: Spring 2018 News and Events

PlySpace is a new artist-in-residence program based in the Emily Kimbrough Historic District in downtown Muncie, Indiana and produced by Muncie Arts and Culture Council. The program is dedicated to offering visual artists, writers, and other creative individuals time and space to investigate and pursue their own practices while also serving as a platform for experimentation and provocation by facilitating …

That One Film Festival Celebrates Experimental Filmmakers During Two-Day Event

That One Film Festival is a new film festival for Muncie dedicated to screening and exhibiting works of moving image that are experimental, weird, obsessive, no/low budget, avant-garde, and fun. That One Film Festival will take place in downtown Muncie, Indiana opening with a party on Friday, April 6th, followed by a full day of programs and related events on …

2018 Election of New Board Members

The Board of Directors of the Muncie Arts and Culture Council invites MACC members to elect candidates to serve on the MACC Board of Directors. The election period will be open January 1 – January 10, 2018. New board members will be announced Thursday, January 11th at the 2018 MACC Annual Public Reception at Minnetrista. Current members will be notified by email …

Muncie Arts and Culture Council is seeking applicants for a Program Coordinator position for PlySpace, a new, immersive residency program based in the Emily Kimbrough Historic District in downtown Muncie, Indiana.

Position: PlySpace Program Coodinator Reporting Supervisor: Executive Director of Muncie Arts and Culture Council Work Week: 20 hours, some evening and weekend responsibilities POSITION DESCRIPTION Muncie Arts and Culture Council is seeking applicants for a Program Coordinator position for PlySpace, a new, immersive Artist-in-Residence program based in the Emily Kimbrough Historic District in downtown Muncie, Indiana. PlySpace provides dedicated space …

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 …

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 …