Throughout the month of July, Resident Fellow Meredith Kooi will work with student interns from BSU School of Art to create a living archive for Muncie. The results of her project will be on exhibit at the PlySpace Gallery on August 1, 2019 from 5-8 PM. Click to learn more about how you can participate!
PlySpace’s first playwright-in-residence, Adrienne Dawes , will share the first draft of her new play Untitled Adoption Play, written during her residency with PlySpace in Summer 2019. The reading will be held on July 12th at 7:00 PM at the PlySpace Gallery. Learn More…
Join PlySpace Resident Karl Erickson for a thoughtful and meditative, guided 'sound-walk' through the Munsee Woods Nature Preserve, with the Red-tail Land Conservancy on June 1, 2019 @ 9:00 AM, and at the The John M. Craddock Wetland Nature Preserve on June 11 at 7:00 PM.
Girl Talk: Storytelling as Advocacy, a panel discussion and presentation organized and moderated by resident Siena Hancock, will be held at the PlySpace Gallery on Thursday, May 9th, from 6-8 PM.
Nowhere To Be And All Day To Get There, an exhibition by Kevin Titzer, will open on Thursday, April 4th, from 5 - 8 PM at the PlySpace Gallery (608 E. Main Street), as part of the April First Thursday in downtown Muncie, Indiana. Light refreshments will be served, and the artist will speak about his work at 7:00 PM.
PlySpace Residents will hold Open Studios for First Thursday, March 7th, from 5-8 PM on the second floor in Madjax. Stop by to learn more about the artists, their practice, and their collaborative projects in Muncie. Light refreshments will be served. This event is open to the public.
Join us at BSU’s Art and Journalism Building (room 225) for the PlySpace Fellow Artist Lecture. Kevin Titzer will talk about his background, studio practice, and PlySpace projects this Spring.
Join us on First Thursday, December 6th, for a PlySpace Artist-in-Residence Double Feature with performances by current Fall 2018 resident Linda Ryan and past Spring 2018 resident Melissa Joy Livermore. Performances will occur at 6:00 PM, 6:30 PM, 7:00 PM, 7:30 PM and will be held at the PlySpace Gallery.
Resident Linda Ryan will teach three free workshops on dance and technology at the Cornerstone Center for the Arts on October 27th, November 3rd, and November 17th. Don’t miss the chance to learn some new moves and skills!
Resident Heather Van Winckle presents a homemade candlepin bowling alley at the Muncie Mall. The bowling project, Main Stream, will be located inside a vacant storefront at the Mall (near JC Penney and across from Country Charm) and will be open to the public during select times from October 27th to November 4th, 2018.
Check out the short performance piece, The Teller, by PlySpace Resident Linda Ryan on October 4th for ArtsWalk. The 10 minute performance will be held at the Chase Bank Plaza, located at the Addams and Walnut street intersection, at 7:30 PM. The performance will be viewable through the Walnut Street windows.
Join Muncie’s creative community on September 8th at 4:30 for a peek inside PlySpace – the home, office, and exhibition space for Muncie Arts and Culture Council’s artist-in-residence program, and learn more about the Summer 2018 resident artists and the collaborative art projects completed during the first full season of programming!
Join PlySpace Resident Kacie Lyn Martinez for an outdoor installation of this participatory public weaving project. It launches for First Thursday, August 2nd at Canan Commons, west side, from 5:00 to 8:00 PM. Kacie Lyn will return to the site every Saturday in August from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM to work on this weaving project and welcomes the public to collaborate with her.
Join PlySpace Resident Fellow, Dave Rowe, for an afternoon of aluminum casting demonstrations, with beer and bratwurst, at Madjax! The demonstration will be held at the Madjax outdoor patio adjacent to Guardian Brewery on Saturday, July 14th, from 2:00 to 6:00 PM, with aluminum pours on the hour! Free to the public, or $10 to make a casting of your own.
PlySpace Resident Fellow, artist Dave Rowe, will hold an open studio at Madjax on Friday, July 13th, from 5:00 to 8:00 PM. Visitors are invited to learn more about PlySpace, check out the PlySpace studios, and explore the work Dave has created while in residence this summer. At 6:00 PM, the artist will discuss his work and his residency experience in an informal artist talk.
Open Studios provide an opportunity to learn more about our current residents and their personal and collaborative residency projects. Ask questions about their work, their creative processes, and upcoming events and activities once they leave PlySpace. LEARN MORE
PlySpace Resident Artists Danielle Joy Graves and Nick Witten invite high school and foundation-level college student artists to join them for a free day-long workshop on professional practice for artists and contemporary art issues. Learn More
PlySpace is hosting the Muncie Symphony Orchestra's Chamber Concert series with 4 by 4 at 4 on Sunday, April 22nd at 4:00 PM, in collaboration with the resident artist Melissa Joy Livermore. Learn More
We are hard at work developing and implementing the PlySpace residency program. We will be adding program information in the Spring of 2018. To stay in the loop, please email email@example.com to be added to our Launch List, and receive updates on the program and residency opportunities.
We look forward to hearing from you!
The PlySpace Team