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Collectors Club: Doyle Gertjejansen

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

6 p.m.

This month's event features a dynamic body of work by New Orleans resident Doyle Gertjejansen. Doyle has been creating large scale mixed media abstractions for over four decades. The recipient

Music in the City

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

5:15 PM cash bar; 5:45 PM program

Trustmark Grand Hall

Music in the City presents Taylis Fernandez ,cellist and John Paul, pianist in a performance of The Sonata for Piano and Cello Opus 102 no. 2 in C major by Beethoven. This

An Artist’s Look with Sanders McNeal

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

11:30 AM – 12:15 PM

Barksdale Galleries

Join Mississippi artist Sanders McNeal for a casual, conversational gallery experience. McNeal shares personal reflections and connections with selections of artwork on view in When Modern Was Contemporary: Selections from

Creative Healing Studio

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

12:30 – 1:30 PM

Museum Classrooms

Creative Healing Studio is a bi-monthly art therapy gathering for adults being treated for cancer or those with a cancer diagnosis in their past. Licensed art therapist Susan Ainlay Anand

Stories

Mississippians on Modern Art


On view through October 30 at the Mississippi Museum of Art in Jackson, When Modern Was Contemporary: Selections from the Roy R. Neuberger Collection features artwork by more than 50 of the 20th century’s most influential artists. This presentation, the fifteenth in The Annie Laurie Swaim Hearin Memorial Exhibition Series,...

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A Little Dirt Won’t Hurt


Culinary Curator Nick Wallace has a special relationship with dirt. “One Saturday morning at the Mississippi Farmer’s Market, the first thing I saw was a humid trailer full of living worm soil,” he said. “I touched the dirt; played in it. I smelled it. A worm was popping...

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Experiencing the Mississippi Delta through art


The Mississippi Delta is known for fertile soil, wide-open fields, summer heat and bountiful harvests of beans, corn, sweet potatoes and cotton. Maybe no other region in America holds the historical, creative, musical, culinary, and cultural value as does the Mississippi Delta – and that value comes through loud and...

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