Mark your calendar for the State Arts Conference, which will be held Thursday, May 12 at the Two Mississippi Museums in downtown Jackson. Events will also be held the day before on Wednesday, May 11 for specific audiences. The conference theme, speakers, sessions, and more will be announced soon.
Art Musuem Month
August is Art Museum Month in Mississippi. Learn how to get free admission at seven of the state’s participating art institutions.
This week on the Mississippi Arts Hour, Melody speaks with Eric Stracener. Eric was twice-named best singer-songwriter by the Jackson Free Press. On this episode of Mississippi Arts Hour, he talks about his new album "Ocean Springs" and his creative journey throughout his musical career. You'll hear about how his inspirations, music, and subsequent albums have evolved over the years. Listen in this Sunday at 5pm on MPB Think Radio. Photo credit: Samuel Saia
This week on the Mississippi Arts Hour, Leslie talks with one of this year’s Performing Arts Fellowship recipients, Treya Dionne Brown. Treya is a writer and professionally trained film, stage, and voice over actor. Join us at 5 p.m. on MPB Think Radio as she talks about how her Hattiesburg roots have grown into a life in the arts. You can also hear the show as a podcast, available on major podcasting platforms.
Though the Mississippi heat is far from over, we are rapidly approaching the fall months, which for MAC, means State Arts Conference time! While we are still working out details, […]
JACKSON, MISS. – July 26, 2021– As part of a statewide, collaborative effort to welcome visitors back to art museums and sculpture gardens, seven of Mississippi’s major arts institutions will […]
July 1 may seem like an insignificant date to most people, but it’s a big deal at the Mississippi Arts Commission. The first day of July each year is the […]
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