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Painting the Figure in Oils

Saturday, January 14, 2017

Saturday, 9 AM - 12:30 PM and 5-8 PM; Sunday, 1-4 PM

Mississippi Museum of Art

This two day, three session workshop, led by artist/instructor Jerrod Partridge, introduces students to both direct and indirect processes of oil painting. Students paint a model from life, focusing

Music in the City

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

5:15 PM cash bar; 5:45 PM program (concludes at 6:15 PM)

Trustmark Grand Hall

Music in the City will present violinist Milena Russanova in a program of music for unaccompanied violin. Russanova will play works by J.S. Bach and Eugene Ysaye. Sibyl Child,

Creative Healing Studio

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

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

Museum After Hours - Moonlighting

Thursday, January 19, 2017

5:30 PM - until

This month showcases the talents of the current and former Museum staff and members of the Board of Trustees, many of whom practice art in addition to serving the institution.


Philip Jackson, 2016 Jane Crater Hiatt Artist Fellow

Mississippi Museum of Art Announces Recipient of Jane Crater Hiatt Artist Fellowship Artist Philip Jackson of Oxford named 2016 recipient

(Jackson, Miss.) … The Museum is pleased to announce the 2016 recipient of The Jane Crater Hiatt Artist Fellowship. The grant of $15,000 has been...

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Blues Marathon Race Day Guide

​As in years past, the Museum is excited to be located right in the middle of the Mississippi Blues Marathon route near the start/finish line! It’s one of the best vantage points to cheer on the runners, and the location for after-race food, music, and fun! Here...

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Art Lab - Exquisite Corpse

At a recent Third Thursday, our new William R. Hollingsworth Fellow in education, Adam Farcus, organized a collaborative drawing station where visitors created Exquisite Corpse drawings. An Exquisite Corpse is a type of drawing game that was created by the Surrealists in the early 1900’s. Drawings are made by...

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