November 1, 2014 - January 25, 2015
The Donna and Jim Barksdale Galleries for Changing Exhibitions
Carolyn Busenlener, Staying Close, 2013. acrylic with mixed media on gallery wrapped canvas.
Adrienne Callander, Dad's Hawaiian Shirt, 2013. reconstructed clothing.
Neil Callander, Dusty's Table, 2012. oil on linen on panel.
Shawn Lee Dickey, Redemption: The Match King, 2010. dimensional screenprint.
Lou Haney, Neon and on and on, 2014. acrylic, mylar, fabric.
Chatham Kemp, Nothing Gold, 2014. oil on canvas.
Ruth Miller, The Evocation and Capture of Aphrodite, 2014. hand-stitched embroidery, wool on linen.
Don Norris, Carpenter's Shop (1861), Gainesville, Alabama, 2009. photograph.
Anne O’Hara, Sanctuary, 2014. tinted charcoal.
David Jason Pressgrove, - ren4, 2013. wood, metal, pigmented ink.
Andrew Smith, Flushed II, 2013. mixed media.
Gregory Walker, Still from Acoustic Negatives: A Memoir in 4 Parts, 2014. digital video.
J. Marcus Weekley, Self Portrait in Quadrants, 2012-2014. commercial fabrics, cotton and rayon threads.
Milly M. West, Ignacio at the Table, 2012. digital image, ink-jet print on archival paper.
Marcus C. Frazier, Ereona, 2012. photography (digital)
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Initiated in 1997, this exhibition is the ninth in the biennial series to survey recent developments by artists living and working across the state and includes work in diverse materials. Selected by North Carolina-based curator Carla Hanzal, the exhibition is organized by the Mississippi Museum of Art and accompanied by an illustrated catalogue. Cost: $5 adults, $4 seniors, $3 students. FREE children 5 and under, FREE Museum members.
The Museum is pleased to announce the fifteen artists selected for inclusion in the 2014 Mississippi Invitational exhibition. The artists, all residents of Mississippi, are Carolyn Busenlener, Pearlington; Adrienne Callander, Starkville; Neil Callander, Starkville; Shawn Lee Dickey, Columbus; Marcus Frazier, Natchez; Lou Haney, Oxford; Chatham Kemp, Hattiesburg; Ruth Miller, Picayune; Don Norris, Hattiesburg; Anne O’Hara, Jackson; David Jason Pressgrove, Jackson; Andrew Smith, Oxford; Gregory Walker, Jackson; J. Marcus Weekley, Gulfport; and Milly West, Oxford.
Learn more about the artists in our ongoing blog series.
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