380 South Lamar Street
Jackson, MS 39201
Tuesday - Saturday
10 AM - 5 PM
noon - 5 PM
Thursday, January 19, 2017Lunch 11 AM – 2 PM; dinner Third Thursday, 5:30 PM until
The Palette Café
This month’s pop up menu flips fast food on its head, using local ingredients and thoughtful preparation to create playful alternatives to the quick-fix of the drive-thru meal. Each month, for a limited time, Culinary Curator and Executive Chef Nick Wallace of the Mississippi Museum of Art creates a three-day pop up menu highlighting product from Mississippi purveyors. These menus are inspired by seasonal ingredients and rooted in Mississippi artistic and culinary stories and...
Friday, January 20, 201710:30 AM – noon
Trustmark Grand Hall and BancorpSouth Classroom
This educational opportunity for children up to five 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! Sponsored by Children’s Medical Group, P.A. Cost: Free to the public. Questions? Contact William R. Hollingsworth Fellow Adam Farcus at email@example.com.
Friday, January 20, 20172 – 3 PM
BancorpSouth and Entergy Classrooms
Ages 13-17, Level 1 Come to the Lost Homeschool class and find out how you can use maps to explore the world and yourself in new ways! In this 10-session course held each Friday (11 total hours) students will learn about contemporary art and create drawings, collages, public artworks, found object sculptures, and performances about the way we map the worlds around and within us. We will investigate our subconscious minds, the downtown Jackson environment, and personal...
Monday, January 23, 20172 – 3 PM
Ages: 18+ Yoga for Artists is a set of traditional yoga poses sequenced to fit the unique conditions of practicing studio artists. In this six-session class (held on consecutive Mondays), you will learn to engage your breath to energize your body as well as other breathing techniques to relax and ease the anxieties that spring up in every artist’s day. The class is suitable for beginners and advanced yoga students. You will move at your...
Tuesday, January 24, 20176 PM
The Collectors Club will tour the private collection of art patrons Lesly Gaynor Murray and Steve Edds. Twenty years ago, Lesly and Steve merged the art of their two collections, which has grown to include the works of over 100 Mississippi artists as well as artists from over ten other states and six foreign countries. Their collection is best described as eclectic and comes from a true love for art. The Mississippi Museum of Art’s...
Tuesday, January 24, 20175 – 7 PM
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. For this month, the studio will be set up for watercolor painting and drawing techniques. Other tools or media may be available upon request. Cost: $10. Questions? Contact William R. Hollingsworth Fellow Adam Farcus at firstname.lastname@example.org....