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Lighting of the Bethlehem Tree

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

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

Mississippi Museum of Art, Trustmark Grand Hall

The lighting of the Bethlehem Tree is accompanied by seasonal music, carol singing by all and a concert of Medieval Christmas music by Shawn Leopard, Mary Lou Lowe , Tom Lowe

The Museum Store Holiday Open House

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Store hours 10 AM - 7 PM; book signings 4 - 7 PM

The Museum Store

Make quick work of your holiday gift list at the annual Museum Store Holiday Open House! Browse a selection of unique and inspired items for all ages that you can

Creative Healing Studio

Wednesday, December 7, 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

Hoot & Holler Homeschool Day

Thursday, December 8, 2016

9:30 AM – noon

Mississippi Museum of Art

Enjoy a morning at the Museum specially designed for homeschool families. Students will closely investigate allegorical art through a guided tour of The Mississippi Story exhibition and create narrative artworks

Stories

Mannequin Challenge Holiday Edition


Museum staff came together to help install the final pieces of our annual Bethlehem Tree exhibition. The 18th century Italian figures did such a good job posing that we had to join them!

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Mississippi Museum of Art Honors Long-Time Relationship, Welcomes Farcus as Hollingsworth Fellow


The Mississippi Museum of Art (the Museum) recently appointed its first Hollingsworth Fellow, a full-time position funded by a grant awarded to the Museum by the Jane Oakley Hollingsworth Trust in honor of William R. Hollingsworth, Jr., born in Jackson, Mississippi. Hollingsworth is best known for his French impressionist-inspired...

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Zooming in on the Capital City


Carol Cole, Jackson, MS, 1980, ca. 1983. acrylic on canvas.

This month, we’ve scoured the galleries to ZOOM in on locations, techniques and ideas. Here is Carol Cole’s Jackson, MS, 1980.

Hanging in The Mississippi Story, this acrylic on canvas shows what the downtown city of Jackson was...

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