380 South Lamar Street
Jackson, MS 39201
Tuesday - Saturday
10 AM - 5 PM
noon - 5 PM
Friday, April 27, 20186:30 PM
Trustmark Grand Hall
For more than a century the landscapes and stories of Mississippi have inspired filmmakers. Beginning in Natchez in 1914, cinematic storytellers have used our backdrops to enhance and authenticate their vision. And the imagination of our own writers and the drama of our own history have been brought to life by directors of influence, insight, and power. On the fourth Thursday and Friday of each month*, the Moving Images in Mississippi Bicentennial Film Series will celebrate...
Tuesday, May 1, 20185:15 PM cash bar; 5:45 PM program
Trustmark Grand Hall
Music in the City is a live monthly performance by classical and traditional artists. The May program features the flute sonatas of Johann Sebastian Bach performed by Amulet Strange on flute and John Paul on flute and harpsichord. This event is free and open to the public, donations are welcomed. Music in the City occurs the first Tuesday of every month. Sponsored by Wise Carter Child & Caraway, P.A.
Wednesday, May 2, 201812:30-1:30 PM
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 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 with...
Friday, May 4, 201811:30 AM-1:30 PM
The Art Garden
Experience the perfect pairing of music and cuisine in a beautiful outdoor setting in The Art Garden at the Mississippi Museum of Art! Each Friday in May and September, a local musician takes the C Spire Stage to liven up your lunch break. May Live @ Lunch! kicks off with the tunes of Kerry Thomas. In event of rain, the music will be performed in La Brioche at the Museum. This event is free and open...
Saturday, May 5, 20189 AM-5 PM
The Museum Store
Attention plant lovers! Have you ever wanted to take home a piece of The Art Garden? Here’s your chance! The Museum Store at the Mississippi Museum of Art will be celebrating Cinco de Mayo with a late-spring plant sale, which will include varieties of plants native to Mississippi and many that have been propagated from our very own The Art Garden! We've restocked our selection of trees from Mississippi-based Brussels Bonsai and our inventory...
Saturday, May 5, 201810-11:30 AM
Yates Community Room
Art and Coffee is an opportunity to slow down with fellow art lovers in a casual morning learning space. Join Museum staff and special guests to look at and discuss current and upcoming exhibitions through the lens of how we engage art as a group. Coffee is served. This event is free and open to the public. Art and Coffee occurs the first Saturday of every month.