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Upcoming Events

Creative Healing Studio

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

BancorpSouth Classroom

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 facilitates this group to express themselves through art in an open studio approach while also sharing stories of hope, fear, joy, and sorrow. The group is open to all skill levels, novice to master, and encourages self-expression with an emphasis on exploration, curiosity, and skill-building...

Screen on the Green | School of Rock

Thursday, September 20, 2018

8 PM

The Art Garden

The Mississippi Museum of Art presents this outdoor film series on the BankPlus Green in The Art Garden. This month's movie is School of Rock. This event is free and open to the public. Cash bar and food available for purchase beginning at 5:30 PM. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets. Presented in partnership with the

Museum After Hours | Art & Craft

Thursday, September 20, 2018

5:30 - until

Every third Thursday the Museum opens its doors after hours to partner with and embrace Mississippi’s creative community. This month, work by the members of the Craftsmen’s Guild of Mississippi will be on display, while the High Note Jam concert series kicks off with Clouds and Crayons on the C Spire Stage. Craft cocktails will be offered on the patio next to The Art Garden. At 8 PM, Screen on the Green begins with...

Look and Learn with Hoot

Friday, September 21, 2018

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM

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, is the Museum’s education mascot.) Please dress for mess! Questions? Contact William R. Hollingsworth Fellow McKenzie Drake mdrake@msmuseumart.org. Sponsored by Children’s Medical Group, P.A.

Live @ Lunch!

Friday, September 21, 2018

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

C-Spire Stage

Experience the perfect pairing of music and cuisine in a beautiful outdoor setting in The Art Garden! Each Friday in May and September, a local musician takes the C Spire Stage to liven up your lunch break. In event of rain, music will be performed in La Brioche at the Museum. This week, the honky-tonk duo Meat and Greet make their Live@Lunch! debut! Generously sponsored by Brown Bottling Co./Pepsi

Art In Mind I

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

BancorpSouth Classroom

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 galleries to stimulate observation and recall, followed by hands-on engagement in the studio. Art Therapist Susan Anand joins William Hollingsworth Fellow McKenzie Drake to create fun and comfortable experiences inspired by artworks in the Museum’s collection that stimulate cognition. No previous experience is needed...