• Chemical Analysis of Christ, 1225

    Department of Chemistry Chair Dr. Patricia Lang and Ball State student Heidi Noneman have been working on taking paint samples from the Christ sculpture in Museum of Art’s west gallery of Medieval, Renaissance, and Early Baroque art. These samples will be used to identify which pigments on the sculpture are original as well as which […]

  • Docent Spotlight: Jordan Thomas

    The docent learning program is made up of students as well as campus and community members who have volunteered their time to lead tours and discussions in the museum. Senior Jordan Thomas is one such docent. Thomas has been volunteering at the museum for 3 years and is an art history major here at Ball […]

  • New Exhibition: Aperture Remix

    On Wednesday, February 12th, the Art Alliance gathered at the Alumni Center for lunch and a presentation about the new exhibition, Aperture Remix: A Sixtieth Anniversary Celebration, presented by Jacinda Russell, associate professor of photography at Ball State University.  Aperture Remix celebrates Aperture Magazine’s influence in fine arts photography since the Foundation was created in […]

  • The New Additions

    As new contributors to the DOMA Insider blog, we would like to take a moment to introduce ourselves and explain our different roles in the museum. I am Alysha M. Page, currently a second-year Graduate student of history at Ball State University. As a child my two dreams in life were to be an historian or […]