David Owsley Museum of Art

First Person

First Person provides visitors a unique opportunity to hear first hand from professionals involved in the development of the exhibitions at the David Owsley Museum of Art. These informal talks are approximately 30-to 45-minutes long and are held during Ball State's fall and spring semesters.

Admission is free.


Upcoming:

First Person: Corban Walker

Thursday, February 23 | 5 pm

Irish artist Corban Walker discusses and illustrates his signature installations and drawings that confront common notions of scale and substance, and earned him the prestigious role of representing his country in the 2011 Venice Biennale.

The reception will begin at 5 pm with the presentation following at 6 pm. After the presentation, the SHIFT exhibition will be open to view until 8 pm.


First Person: Jongil Ma and Christopher Smith

Thursday, April 20 | 5 pm

In this joint presentation, moderated by curator Lisa A. Banner, conceptual artists Jongil Ma and Christopher Smith explain their abstract sculpture with images and a short film about their work in venues as diverse as Poland, South Korea, and New York.

The reception will begin at 5 pm with the presentation following at 6 pm. After the presentation, the SHIFT exhibition will be open to view until 8 pm.

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

Hours: Mon–Fri: 9 a.-4:30 p., Sat-Sun: 1:30-4:30 p.
Phone: 765-285-5242
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