This Sunday on the Mississippi Arts Hour, Sarah talks with William Dunlap, a painter, author, advocate and commentator. With a career spanning over four decades, Dunlap has exhibited internationally and is included in numerous public and private collections. The 1991 Governor's Arts Award recipient will be awarded the Mississippi Institute of Arts and Letters 2022 Noel Polk Lifetime Achievement Award on June 11 in Jackson, MS. Listen this Sunday at 5 p.m. on MPB Think Radio. The show is also available on major podcasting platforms.
Mississippi Arts Commission invests in our state’s makers through a variety of grant programs supporting nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, and individual artists. Are you an organization or a professional artist looking to fund your project?
Mark your calendar for the State Arts Conference, which will be held Thursday, May 12 at the Two Mississippi Museums in downtown Jackson. See more information and register for the event here.
This Sunday on the Mississippi Arts Hour, Leslie talks with Kelly James Penot. Kelly is a costume designer and the supervisor of costume and makeup for the School of Performing and Visual Arts at the University of Southern Mississippi. Listen at 5 p.m. on MPB Think Radio. The show is also available on major podcasting platforms.
This Sunday on Mississippi Arts Hour, Larry talks with filmmaker John Rash. Rash creates films for the Southern Documentary Projects center at the University of Mississippi. He has also established the Southern Punk Archive at UM. He is collecting oral histories and materials on punk music in the American South for the collection. Listen at 5 p.m. on MPB Think Radio. The show is also available on major podcasting platforms.
JACKSON, MISS. – May 17, 2022 – Artist, writer and educator Gloria Gipson Suggs, of Holly Springs, Miss., has been named among nine visual artists as South Arts’ 2022 State […]
JACKSON, MISS. – May 2, 2022 – The Mississippi Arts Commission is now accepting applications for the agency’s Mini-grant program, which is offered twice a year to organizations and individual […]
JACKSON, MISS. – April 29, 2022– Lauren Rhoades, of Jackson, Miss., has been named grants director of the Mississippi Arts Commission. Lauren Rhoades previously served as director of the Eudora […]
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