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 …

Muncie Arts Scene in Exciting Transition

The arts scene in Muncie is in an exciting period of growth and transition. Barely a month ago, Muncie Arts and Culture Council along with the City of Muncie hosted the inaugural Mayor’s Arts Awards. It was a fabulous event at Minnetrista, allowing the community to recognize and honor the talent and dedication of over 40 artists and arts advocates. …

Betty Brewer: Awards Recognize the Importance of the Arts

The arts improve critical thinking skills. Integrating arts into other academic subjects improves problem solving abilities and competencies in all areas. Field trips to art museums will make your kids better thinkers … and nicer people! There are so many research studies — through education programs, scientists, engineers, university-museum partnerships — that can be referenced. The message is essentially the …

Mayor’s Arts Awards

  The Muncie Arts and Culture Council (MACC), in conjunction with the City of Muncie, would like to announce the Inaugural Mayor’s Arts Awards to be presented September 30, 2015.  The Mayor’s Arts Awards are the most prestigious honors conferred by the city on individual artists, teachers, nonprofit organizations and patrons of the arts. Nominations are now closed. “Muncie has a …