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Movement of a Time

Friday, April 29, 2016

Doors open 6:30 PM/Performance 7 - 7:30 PM/Exhibition Open until 8:30 PM

Trustmark Grand Hall

Cynthia Newland, chair of Belhaven Dance Department, directs a production of choreographed vignettes responding to Modernist works from the exhibition When Modern was Contemporary: Selections from the Roy R. Neuberger

The Art of War

Saturday, April 30, 2016

10 AM – 3 PM

Trustmark Grand Hall

The Dale Center for the Study of War & Society at the University of Southern Mississippi teams up with the Mississippi Museum of Art for a discussion on Modernism as it

Dancing Modernity in Britain after the First World War

Saturday, April 30, 2016

2 PM – 3 PM

Trustmark Grand Hall

The 1920s were a time of great upheaval; the intensity of war intersecting with technological change and redefinitions of social norms including gender roles. Dr. Alison Abra of the Dale

Art and Coffee

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

10 AM - noon

Yates Community Room

Art and Coffee is an opportunity to slow down with fellow art lovers in a casual morning learning space. Join docents, volunteers, and Museum staff to look at and discuss

Stories

Becoming Rothko - John Maxwell


Mississippi actor John Maxwell reflects on playing the role of modern artist Mark Rothko during New Stage Theatre’s presentation of RED.

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Modern Media Invite


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Julian Rankin jrankin@msmuseumart.org | 919-630-0707 DIGITAL PRESS KIT

MEDIA INVITE Mississippi Museum of Art hosts blockbuster exhibition of 20th century modern masters

Works by more than fifty artists from Georgia O’Keeffe to Jackson Pollock

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Modern Kicks


​Sure, there are those old notions about how folks in Mississippi don’t wear shoes. And then there’s the modern Mississippi sneaker. Classic, meet contemporary.

These shoes were painted by Mississippi artists for one of the Museum’s Third Thursday Museum After Hours pop up exhibitions. <...

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