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Jackson, MS 39201

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Tuesday - Saturday

10 AM - 5 PM


noon - 5 PM

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Upcoming Events

Guided Tour of Exhibitions on View

Saturday, November 10, 2018

11 AM

Begins in The Museum Foyer

Take a closer look at exhibitions on view during this free guided tour every Saturday at 11 AM. Tours last approximately 45 minutes.

Screen on the Green | Annie

Thursday, November 15, 2018

8 PM

The Art Garden

The Mississippi Museum of Art and the Crossroads Film Society present an outdoor film series on the BankPlus Green in The Art Garden. This month's movie is Annie. 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 | Currents & Connections

Thursday, November 15, 2018

5:30 - until

Every third Thursday, the Museum opens its doors after hours to partner with and embrace Mississippi’s creative community! The November theme is inspired by the upcoming opening of Water/Ways–a traveling exhibit presented by a partnership of the Smithsonian Institute’s Museum on Main Street division and the Mississippi Humanities Council–at the Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum in early December. 5:30-10 PM – Currents & Connections: A pop-up exhibition of artwork depicting bodies of...

Look and Learn with Hoot

Friday, November 16, 2018

The Museum Foyer & 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. The November book is They Say Blue by Denise L. Roberts. (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.

Family Day | Material & Movement

Saturday, November 17, 2018

9 AM-noon

Galleries, Classrooms, and The Art Garden

Let’s get crafty! Join us for a fun-for-the-whole-family day of exploration, dance, music, art, and crafts. Studio activities will focus on painting and working with beading and textiles, inspired by the works of Jeffrey Gibson and other fiber artists on view. Doors open at 8 AM for breakfast at La Brioche at the Museum (sweet and savory pastries, coffee available for purchase), and studio activities begin at 9 AM. Dress for mess! No registration necessary. SCHEDULE...

Creative Healing Studio

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

12:30 - 2 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...