Hoot and Holler Family Creation Lab

Sunday, January 14, 2018

2-3:30 PM

BancorpSouth Classroom

Families with children ages 6-10 are led by a Museum educator in an art project inspired by a different artist each month. Families are guided in conversations around works by

Guest Lecture | “Before Mississippi Was a State: A Brief History of Native Peoples”

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

5:30-6:30 PM

Trustmark Grand Hall

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER. Robbie Etheridge, Professor of Anthropology at The University of Mississippi, presents the American Indians of Mississippi as central characters in the 15,00

Creative Healing Studio

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

12:30-1:30 PM

BancorpSouth Classroom

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO UNSAFE TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN THE GREATER JACKSON AREA. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE. Creative Healing Studio is a bi-monthly art therapy gathering for

Re:frame Parchman | Museum After Hours

Thursday, January 18, 2018

5:30 PM cash bar; 6-7:30 PM program and concert; galleries open late until 8:30 PM

Re:frame is an experimental, interdisciplinary programming format engineered by the Museum's Center for Art & Public Exchange that brings together combinations of art, music, and a diversity of voices to

Stories

Viking Portraits with Jason Bouldin (VIDEO)


Even on his days off, Mississippi artist Jason Bouldin is pulsing with creative energy. Get out there and make something!

See more of Jason at work: vimeo.com/129477674

Read about the emotional unveiling of his portraits of Civil Rights leaders Medgar and Myrlie Evers: http:/...

Read full story

Eye-to-Eye: Tammy Marion, Security


Artwork: Malcolm Norwood, Promise of Fulfillment, 1963. oil on canvas. Gift of Mississippi Power & Light. Collection of Mississippi Museum of Art, 1963.004.

“When you come in, the color grabs you. The blues, the blacks, the greens, the whites.

“I’ve asked this question a hundred thousand times of...

Read full story

About Last Thursday | July 2017


By Julian Rankin, Director of Art & Public Exchange

A conversational debrief of our monthly Museum After Hours community events, held every Third Thursday.

Event date: July 20, 2017

Theme: “Uncommon Spirit”

Who is Dorie Ladner?

I asked myself this question about a...

Read full story