• Bright Fields: The Mastery of Marie Hull
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  • Bright Fields: The Mastery of Marie Hull
  • Adopt a Painting
  • Arts Y’all
  • The Museum School
  • Become a Member

Docent and Volunteer Training

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

10 AM - noon

Mississippi Museum of Art, Yates Community Room

Come learn about current and upcoming exhibitions at the Museum! We invite everyone to join our docent and volunteer team, and share the love of art with Museum visitors. During

A History of Painting Processes and Materials with Jeffrey Hodges

Saturday, September 5, 2015

1:30 - 4:15 PM

Mississippi Museum of Art, Entergy Classroom

This four-month, 24-session class on Tuesdays and Saturdays led by Mississippi teaching artist Jeffrey Hodges investigates historical mediums and processes, like creating paints from raw materials. This class is suited

Figure Drawing with Jerrod Partridge

Monday, September 14, 2015

Mondays 6 - 9 PM

Mississippi Museum of Art, BancorpSouth Classroom

This ten week adult figure drawing class, part of The Museum School, is led by Mississippi artist Jerrod Partridge. Using live models and artistic exercises derived from traditional academic modes

Seasoned Students (55+)

Thursday, September 17, 2015

10:30 - 11:30 AM

Mississippi Museum of Art, Entergy Classroom

Take a tour through the galleries at the Mississippi Museum of Art and learn about selected pieces from The Mississippi Story and our changing exhibitions. Following this short introduction, students

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Shared Stories – Mississippi to Brazil


Growing up in Mississippi is a collection of sensory experiences. My youth was spending hours in an untamed backyard plucking honeysuckles from a lattice and tasting the morning’s dew, sitting at a soda fountain overwhelmed with smells of blue vinyl and chocolate malts, and sharing a cold brew...

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Level-up with Venom

This month’s one-night Museum After Hours pop up – held on each third Thursday – is all about comic books and video games, two of the most popular veins of our collective popular culture. But as guest curator Phillip Rollins (AKA DJ Young Venom) - owner of Offbeat, Jackson’s...

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