David Owsley Museum of Art


Basset portrait Christie

Basset portrait Christie, 1777
Joshua Reynolds
Oil painting
Purchase: Frank C. Ball Collection, gift of the Ball Brothers Foundation by exchange, assisted by David T. Owsley via the Alconda-Owsley Foundation

Alliance Luncheon Topics and Presenters  for 2015:

*Prospective Alliance members free; Alliance members $18 for lunch and program. 

March 11 | How Ball State Shaped This Indy Art Executive

Carter Wolf is the recently retired president and CEO of the Indianapolis Art Center, a non-profit community art center that provides interactive art education, outreach to audiences in underserved areas, support of working artists and exposure to the visual arts for residents in central Indiana.

April 8 | 200 Years of Indiana Art

Indiana State Museum curator of fine arts Mark Ruschman will present 200 Years of Indiana Art: A Cultural Legacy, a fine art exhibition featuring works by Indiana artists from 1816-2016, including several examples representing the Indiana Territory period dating from 1800 to 1816.

May 13 | Trip to the Krannert Art Museum at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Join Director Robert La France with Krannert Art Museum docents on a tour of The History of Art According to William Wegman. A special luncheon is included.

For more information about the David Owsley Museum of Art at Ball State University Alliance, visit our membership page, call the museum at (765) 285-5242 or e-mail Robert La France, director of the museum.

David Owsley Museum of Art
2021 W. Riverside Ave.
Fine Arts Building, Ball State University
Muncie , IN 47306

Hours: Monday–Friday: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Saturday-Sunday: 1:30-4:30 p.m.
Phone: 765-285-5242
Fax: 765-285-4003
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