Tuesday, December 12, 20175:30-6:30 PM
Trustmark Grand Hall
Though it is unknown if he traveled to Mississippi, the iconic work of Jean-Michel Basquiat often explored themes of the American South. This program will focus on Basquiat's Natchez and
Wednesday, December 13, 201710:30 AM-noon
Yates Community Room
Everyone wants to strengthen their memory. As we get older, it’s not just about strengthening it, but also about maintaining it. Art in Mind uses art exploration in the
Friday, December 15, 201710:30-11:30 AM
Trustmark Grand Hall and BancorpSouth Classroom
This educational opportunity for children up to 5 years of age with their parents emphasizes creative play and literacy through a hands-on art activity and story time. (Hoot, a friendly owl,
Wednesday, December 20, 201711:30 AM-noon
Talk begins in Museum Lobby
After Europeans first encountered the indigenous people that lived along the Mississippi River, they began to incorporate portraits of Native Americans into their artistic traditions. Focusing on a famous portrait
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:/...
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...
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
I asked myself this question about a...