January's First Thursday (Full Listing)

When Thursday, January 6, 2022
5pm to 8pm
Where Downtown Muncie
What Art metalworking, painting, exhibitions, jewelry, first thursday, downtown
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Cornerstone Center for the Arts
520 E. Main
Bill Pattinson Studio:
The artistry of Bill Pattison captures those fleeting moments in time, which are truly Americana. This noted artist, and Indiana native, has gained international prominence and popularity with collectors. Pattinson studied art at LaSalle Institute, Washington School of Art, Portland, Oregon (correspondence) and Indiana Wesleyan University (formerly Marion College,) Marion, Indiana. He has exhibited and won over 100 awards through juried shows, is featured in numerous publications, and was a member of the Board of Directors of Hellenic Arts Institute, New York City. Pattinson is the President and Founder of Artistic Expressions Publishing Company, Inc. and the PBS Host “Art of Illusion.”

Madjax Muncie
515 E. Main St.
January First Thursday at Madjax!
New year, new art! Come and support the creative genius of our makers and artists during First Thursdays gallery walk at Madjax.

First Floor Galleries: 
The Aerial Annex, Drinking Bear Forge/Jacob Buck Price, 

Second Floor Galleries:
Lucas Reidenbach and Uryah Arrowood, Tom Stader, Angel Gillette, Debra Gindhart Dragoo, and Leon Crosby/art collaboration, Georedt Huggins, Popup artists, makers AND more! Support The Guardian Brewery too! 5-8pm.

Additional information about Madjax Artists is listed below:

Leon Crosby and Debra Gindhart: Action cartoon characters and assemblage art is the art exhibit of Leon Crosby; artist and arts educator at Cornerstone Center for the Arts and Debra Gindhart Dragoo; Madjax curator and arts advocate. Illustration meets humorous assemblage art! Find this fun collaborative installation in the Madjax second floor galleries. Meet the artists during Muncie’s first First Thursday of 2022. 5-8pm.

Debra Gindhart: Local artist Debra Gindhart Dragoo is channeling her inner Jean-Michel Basquiat in a new series GIRL POWER-Real Babes Recycle-#METOO. The art of #MeToo the movement heard around the world. Women coming forward with their stories of mistreatment from men, oftentimes a male relative. Molestation is maturity in a moment a sort of soul murder. This problem, forbidden from conversation for so many years, stems from a variety of underlying factors at play. One in five women will be raped in her lifetime. Rape culture is prevalent in all communities worldwide. Just a century ago, the #MeToo movement would not have been possible. Meet the artist during First Thursdays at Madjax. Second floor gallery, 5-8pm. This event is free and open to the public.

The Shoppe by Pink Leaf
108 S. Walnut St.
New year, new you! Spice up your life with healthy alternatives to amp up your cooking and keep you feeling your best. We are offering 25% off spice and tea helpers for your New Year’s resolution, so stop in and see what all the buzz is about!