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This is a list of public art in Muncie, Indiana.

This list applies only to works of public art accessible in an outdoor public space. For example, this does not include artwork visible inside a museum.

Most of the works mentioned are sculptures. When this is not the case (e.g., sound installation,) it is stated next to the title.

Title Artist Year Location/GPS Coordinates Material Dimensions Owner Image
Alice Nichols Tuck Langland Ball State University Fine Arts Building Ball State University
Appeal to the Great Spirit Cyrus Edwin Dallin 1908 40°12′17.47″N 85°23′9.72″W / 40.2048528°N 85.3860333°W / 40.2048528; -85.3860333 Bronze Sculpture: approx. 38 × 25 × 37 in. City of Muncie
Awakening Potential Kenneth G. Ryden 2006 Youth Opportunity Center Bronze 812 ft tall Youth Opportunity Center
Beneficence Daniel Chester French 1937 Ball State University 40°11′53.84″N 85°24′37.04″W / 40.1982889°N 85.4102889°W / 40.1982889; -85.4102889 Bronze Sculpture: approx. H. 5 ft. 6 in. × 5 ft. × 4 ft. Ball State University Benificence.jpg
Boy, Girl, Dog & Puppy Unknown ca. 1957 Elm Ridge Cemetery Marble Sculpture: approx. 4 ft. × 2 ft. 6 in. × 2 ft. Service Corporation International
Boy Listening to Watch Unknown ca. 1957 Elm Ridge Cemetery Marble Sculpture: approx. 3 ft. × 1 ft. 6 in. × 1 ft. 6 in. Service Corporation International
Boy Reading Book Unknown ca. 1957 Elm Ridge Cemetery Marble Sculpture: approx. 3 ft. 6 in × 2 ft. × 2 ft. 6 in. Service Corporation International
Bronze Baby Brenda Putnam 1916 Minnetrista Bronze Minnetrista
Buttercup, Poppy and Forget-Me-Not Mabel Landrum Torrey ca. 1957 Elm Ridge Cemetery Bronze Sculpture: approx. 1 ft. 3 in. × 1 ft. 3 in. × 1 ft. Service Corporation International
Catalyst Beverly Stucker Precious 2004 Minnetrista 40°12′17.89″N 85°23′19.59″W / 40.2049694°N 85.3887750°W / 40.2049694; -85.3887750 Limestone, Stainless steel & Glass 26 ft d. Minnetrista
Colonnade Columns 1993–1994 Minnetrista Minnetrista
Colonnade Gates Samuel Yellin 1993–1994 Minnetrista Wrought iron Minnetrista
Columns Minnetrista 40°12′18.84″N 85°23′23.82″W / 40.2052333°N 85.3899500°W / 40.2052333; -85.3899500 Indiana Limestone Minnetrista
Face of Christ (relief) Warren Vale Casey 1952 St. Mary's Parish School Lead, Bronze Sculpture: approx. 2 × 1 ft. 6 in. × 312 in. St. Mary's Church
Father/Mother/Daughter/Son Unknown ca. 1957 Elm Ridge Cemetery Marble Sculpture: approx. 9 ft. × 4 ft. 3 ft. 6 in. Service Corporation International
Fireflies Paul Moore 1995 Muncie Children's Museum Bronze Muncie Children's Museum
Five Points Fountain 1911 Heekin Park 40°12′18.84″N 85°23′23.82″W / 40.2052333°N 85.3899500°W / 40.2052333; -85.3899500 City of Muncie
Flight Unknown ca. 1988 Elm Ridge Cemetery - Zeigler Cemetery Plot Bronze Sculpture: approx. 3 × 3 × 1 ft. 6 in. Service Corporation International
Fountain of Joy Helen Farnsworth Mears 1916 Minnetrista Brass Minnetrista
Frog Baby Fountain Edith Barretto Stevens Parsons 1937 Ball State University 40°12′11.69″N 85°24′26.13″W / 40.2032472°N 85.4072583°W / 40.2032472; -85.4072583 Bronze Sculpture: approx. 3 ft. 2 in. × 16 in. × 10 in. Ball State University
Gazebo ca. 1939 Minnetrista Wrought iron Minnetrista
George McCulloch Memorial Leonard Crunelle 1915 McCulloch Park Bronze Sculpture: approx. 8 × 3 × 3 ft. City of Muncie
Girl Trying on Necklace Unknown ca. 1957 Elm Ridge Cemetery Marble Sculpture: approx. 3 ft. × 1 ft. 6 in. × 1 ft. 6 in. Service Corporation International
Greenway Graffiti Various Artists White River Greenway Spray paint City of Muncie
Innocence Mabel Landrum Torrey ca. 1957 Elm Ridge Cemetery Bronze Sculpture: approx. 2 ft. × 4 ft. × 1 ft. 6 in. Service Corporation International
Kneeling Female Unknown ca. 1957 Elm Ridge Cemetery Marble Sculpture: approx. 4 ft. × 2 ft. 3 in. × 2 ft. 6 in. Service Corporation International
Light Symphony Stephen Knapp 2006 Ball State University - Music Instruction Building Glass & Light h 23 × l 40 Ball State University
Maxi-Antecedent II Lila Katzen 1978 Ball State University - Fine Arts Building Steel Ball State University
Monsignor Edgar Cyr J. Faulkner 1985 St. Mary's Church Bronze Sculpture: approx. 1 ft. 6 in. × 10 in. × 10 in. Saint Mary's Church
Moses and Pharaoh's Daughter Unknown ca. 1957 Elm Ridge Cemetery Marble Sculpture: approx. 4 × 4 × 4 ft. Service Corporation International
Nightsong Joe Beeler 1998 Riverbend Park Bronze City of Muncie
Old Delaware County Courthouse Statues John A. Ward 1887 Just north of the intersection of Jackson & Main.40°11′35.37″N 85°21′56.87″W / 40.1931583°N 85.3657972°W / 40.1931583; -85.3657972 Limestone 3 figures. (Delaware chief: approx. 10 ft. × 3 ft. × 2 ft. 6 in.); (Agriculture: approx. 6 ft. 6 in. × 4 ft. 6 in. × 3 ft.); (Industry: approx. 6 ft. 6 in. × 4 ft. 6 in. × 3 ft.). City of Muncie
Our Blessed Mother and the Lord George Yostel ca. 1965 Saint Mary's Church 40°11′35.24″N 85°24′47.22″W / 40.1931222°N 85.4131167°W / 40.1931222; -85.4131167 Limestone 2 pieces. Blessed Mother: approx. 24 ft. × 6 ft. × 3 ft. 6 in.; Jesus: approx. 12 ft. × 9 ft. × 2 ft. 6 in. Saint Mary's Church
The Passing of the Buffalo Cyrus Edwin Dallin 1929 Roundabout at Walnut and Seymour Bronze Figure: approx. 9 ft. × 4 ft. × 4 ft. 6 in. City of Muncie
Praying Girl Unknown ca. 1957 Elm Ridge Cemetery Marble Sculpture: approx. 3 ft. 6 in. × 2 ft. × 2 ft. 6 in. Service Corporation International
Praying Jesus Cyrus Edwin Dallin ca. 1954 Elm Ridge Cemetery Marble Sculpture: approx. 5 ft. 9 in. × 2 ft. × 3 ft. 6 in. City of Muncie
St. Joseph and Child Jesus Unknown 1952 St. Mary's School Bronze Sculpture: approx. 4 ft. × 1 ft. 3 in. × 1 ft. 3 in. Saint Mary's Church
Scherzo Harriet Whitney Frishmuth 1929 Bracken Library, Ball State University Bronze Figure: approx. 7 × 3 × 2 ft. Ball State University
Shepherd Richard Kishel 1981 Fountain Square United Methodist Church 40°9′12.06″N 85°23′8.13″W / 40.1533500°N 85.3855917°W / 40.1533500; -85.3855917 Fiberglass 2 figures. Shepherd: approx. 16 × 3 × 3 ft.; Sheep: approx. 5 ft. × 5 ft. 6 in. × 3 ft. Fountain Square United Methodist Church
Sitting Boy Looking at Foot Unknown ca. 1957 Elm Ridge Cemetery Marble Sculpture: approx. 3 ft. 6 in. × 2 ft. × 2 ft. 6 in. Service Corporation International
Spirit of the American Doughboy E.M. Viquesney 1934 Elm Ridge Cemetery Bronze Sculpture: approx. 6 × 4 × 4 ft. Service Corporation International
Standing Boy with Book Unknown ca. 1957 Elm Ridge Cemetery Marble Sculpture: approx. 4 ft. × 2 ft. × 2 ft. 6 in. Service Corporation International
Three Children Mabel Landrum Torrey ca. 1957 Elm Ridge Cemetery Marble Sculpture: approx. 2 ft. 6 in. × 2 ft. 6 in. × 2 ft. Service Corporation International
Threshold of Knowledge Kenneth G. Ryden 2001 Edmund Ball Center for Medical Education Bronze h. 10 ft.
Tribute to Mankind Richard F. Kishel 1973 Ball State University - Studebaker Hall Cor-ten Steel h. 20 ft. Ball State University
Two Laughing Children Playing in Water Grace Helen Talbot Ball State University - Center for University & Community Programs Bronze Sculpture: approx. H. 2 ft. × Diam. 4 ft. 6 in. Ball State University
Unity Bridge Brian Blair Madison Street South of Charles Street Paint City of Muncie
Untitled Richard Kishel 1966 Slavin Dental Clinic Concrete 2 walls. Each wall: approx. 9 ft. × 30 ft. × 8 in. Slavin Dental Clinic
Virgin Mary & Child V. Moroder 1951 St. Mary's School Bronze Sculpture: approx. 5 ft. 9 in. × 2 ft. × 2 ft. Saint Mary's Church
Weeping Woman Unknown ca. 1957 Elm Ridge Cemetery Marble Sculpture: approx. 4 ft. × 1 ft. 6 in. × 2 ft. 6 in. Service Corporation International
Will O’ The Wisp Edward Borse Minnetrista Ball State University
Wishing Well Unknown Minnetrista Bronze Minnetrista
Wysor Building Entry Cuno Kibele 1906
X Notion, Like a J Lila Katzen 1977 Ball State University Museum of Art Cor-ten Steel Sculpture: approx. 12 ft. × 7 ft. 2 in. × 4 ft. Ball State University
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