380 South Lamar Street
Jackson, MS 39201
Tuesday - Saturday
10 AM - 5 PM
noon - 5 PM
Tuesday, May 23, 20175 – 7 PM
Bancorp South Classroom
All ages. Come to Open Studio and work on your own artwork! During Open Studio sessions the studios will be open for people of all ages to create independent artworks. Specific tools and techniques will be featured at each one. Other tools or media may be available upon request. Cost: $10. Questions? Contact William R. Hollingsworth Fellow Adam Farcus at email@example.com. Register here.
Wednesday, May 24, 201710:30 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...
Thursday, May 25, 20176 – 8 PM
Museum members and the public at large are invited to an exclusive glimpse at the Museum’s most recent changing exhibitions of work by one of Mississippi’s most influential artist-families, The Wolfe Family Legacy. Typically reserved for Museum members, this preview party is open to the public for a ticket price of $20 that includes exhibition admission ($10 adults, $8 seniors, $6 students), food, drink, and live entertainment. Non-members can enjoy the benefits of membership revelry for the...
Friday, May 26, 201711:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Mississippi Museum of Art, The Art Garden
Experience the perfect pairing of cuisine, music, and The Art Garden at the Mississippi Museum of Art! Each Friday in May, a local musician takes the C Spire Stage in The Art Garden to liven up your lunch break. Enjoy the spring menu in The Palette Café prepared by Chef Nick Wallace and the ambiance of the season. This week's performance features musician Kerry Thomas. Live at Lunch! is sponsored by Pepsi.
Monday, May 29, 20179am – noon
During the week of Little Masters, children explore the visual arts through various practices to gain experience in collage and watercolor techniques, as well as the fundamentals of expressive abstraction. While gaining knowledge of the arts through hands-on experiences, students are introduced to the works in the Museum’s permanent collection. This fun-filled week will have your child bringing home wonderful works of art to share with you. Cost: $175. Register here. Teacher: Lesley Collins is...
Saturday, June 3, 201710 – 11:30 AM
Art & Coffee is an opportunity to slow down with fellow art lovers in a casual morning learning space. Join Museum staff to look at and discuss current and upcoming exhibitions through the lens of how we engage art as a group. Spend time in the galleries and hear special presentations from Museum staff and the occasional visiting artist! Coffee and pastries are served. This program is free and open to the public. For more information,...