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Little Masters (ages 5 - 7) Session D

Monday, August 1, 2016 to Friday, August 5, 2016

9 AM – 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.

An Artist’s Look with Bebe Wolfe

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

11:30 AM – 12:15 PM

Barksdale Galleries

Join Mississippi artist Bebe Wolfe for a casual, conversational gallery experience. Wolfe shares personal reflections and connections with selections of artwork on view in When Modern Was Contemporary: Selections from

Hoot and Holler Family Creation Lab – 5-7 year olds, Sculptor Harold Miller

Sunday, August 14, 2016

2 - 3:30 PM

BancorpSouth Classroom

Each second Sunday, Museum School teacher Lesley Collins leads families with children ages 5-7 in a collaborative art project inspired by a different artist each month. (classes for ages 8-10

Museum After Hours - Back to School

Thursday, August 18, 2016

5:30 PM - until

Embrace school-year nostalgia. Make new memories. NO HOMEWORK | ALL RECESS Every third Thursday we host Museum After Hours, when we open the doors after hours to partner with and embrace

Stories

New Menu to Connect Visual and Culinary Arts


Chef Nick Wallace and his team take time off to conceptualize innovative new dishes Press Contact: Julian Rankin | jrankin@msmuseumart.org | 601-960-1515

(Jackson, Miss…) From August 2 – August 16, it’s Summer break at The Palette Café at the Mississippi Museum of Art (the Museum). While the cafe will not...

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Kelly Walters | Mapping a Modern MS


Artist Kelly Walters gives the rest of the world the opportunity to see the world as she does. Diagnosed with Epilepsy, Kelly’s brain transmits sights uniquely. In her work, she tries to depict what she sees by focusing on layering the paint to allow light to pass through...

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Give to MMA, Get a William Dunlap original!


William Dunlap, renowned artist and Trustee Emeritus of the Mississippi Museum of Art, has donated “Black and White, Red and Blue, Too” (2016) as a gift to the first supporter who contributes $10,000 or more to the Mississippi Museum of Art’s Annual Fund between now and the end of our...

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