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General inquiries about career opportunities and working at the Museum may always be sent to careers@msmuseumart.org. The Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and is proud of its work-place environment that is diverse in every respect and welcomes all applicants for employment. The Museum is not a department or agency of the state or federal government.

Upcoming Events

Creative Healing Studio

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

12:30-1:30 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...

Museum After Hours | “People of Earth”

Thursday, September 21, 2017

5:30 PM until

Things don’t make people. People make things. This month at Museum After Hours, we celebrate the human capacity to build new worlds through art and design. The pop-up exhibition showcases mask-inspired block prints by Guy Stricklin and portraits by painter Chris Harsch, including Einstein and Salvador Dali. For dinner, Chef and Culinary Curator Nick Wallace builds an architecture-themed ‘sipp Sourced pop-up menu paying homage to the relationship between the earth, architects, and graceful design....

‘sipp Sourced with Chef Nick Wallace | "Blueprint"

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Lunch served daily 11 AM – 2 PM, Dinner Thursday night, 5:30 PM until

The Palette Café

This month, Chef and Culinary Curator Nick Wallace engineers a menu inspired by architecture and design. Each dish pays homage to notable architects, structures, and elements of thoughtful design. Like a good building, the materials (AKA, the ingredients) are authentic to their Mississippi locales. Menu guest architect: Jack Allin, Principal at Wier Boerner Allin Architecture The Museum-Kitchen Chef's Table is open for lunch and dinner - first come, first serve. Inquire at the cafe counter...

Screen on the Green - "Dream Big"

Thursday, September 21, 2017


The Museum and Crossroads Film Society present an outdoor movie series on the BankPlus in The Art Garden. This month, we partner with the Jackson Branch of the American Society of Civil Engineers to screen “Dream Big: Engineering our World,” a globe-trotting documentary of epic proportions narrated by Jeff Bridges. Part of Third Thursdays. Sponsored by Hertz Investment Group and Capital City Beverages. www.dreambigfilm.com

Live at Lunch! | Cody Cox

Friday, September 22, 2017

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

The Art Garden at the Mississippi Museum of Art

Experience the perfect pairing of cuisine, music, and The Art Garden at the Mississippi Museum of Art! Each Friday in September (excepting September 1), a local musician takes the C Spire Stage in The Art Garden to liven up your lunch break. Enjoy the final month of Chef Nick Wallace's current menu and the ambiance of the season. In event of rain, music will be performed indoors. This week's performer is Cody Cox. Live at Lunch!...

Art in Mind

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

10:30 AM – noon

Bancorp South 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 Museum Director of Engagement & Learning daniel johnson to create fun and comfortable experiences inspired by artworks in the Museum’s collection that stimulate cognition. No previous experience...