Mississippi Arts Hour – Sammy Long

This week on the Mississippi Arts Hour, Maria talks with woodturner Sammy Long. Tune in to hear their conversation this Sunday at 5 p.m. on MPB Think Radio, or subscribe to the podcast through your favorite podcast app.

Mississippi Arts Hour – Tema Stauffer

This week on the Arts Hour, Lauren Rhoades talks with Tema Stauffer, a photographer whose work examines the social, economic, and cultural landscapes of American spaces. Tune in to hear their conversation this Sunday at 5 p.m. on MPB Think Radio, or subscribe to the podcast through your favorite podcast app.

Mississippi Arts Hour – Nasheet Waits and JD Allen

This Sunday, Larry talks with Nasheet Waits and JD Allen, two New York City-based jazz musicians with family roots in Mississippi. Tune in to hear their conversation this Sunday at 5 p.m. on MPB Think Radio, or subscribe to the podcast through your favorite podcast app.

Mississippi Arts Hour – Lauren Rhoades and Ellie Banks

This week on the Mississippi Arts Hour, Leslie talks with two new MAC staff members, Director of Grants, Lauren Rhoades, and Communications Director, Ellie Banks. Tune in to hear their conversation at 5 p.m. on MPB Think Radio, or subscribe to the podcast through your favorite podcast app.

Message From The Director | September 2022

Earlier this week, I announced that I would be stepping down from my position as executive director of MAC. I’ve accepted a position as the Director of Development for the Blanton Museum at The University of Texas at Austin. Larry Morrisey will be taking on the role of interim executive director until the role is filled. The board has already started the search for the next Executive Director. 

MISSISSIPPI ARTS HOUR – Adrienne Domnick

This week on the Mississippi Arts Hour, Leslie talks with Adrienne Domnick. Adrienne is a visual artist, curator, and community leader in Jackson. Tune in to hear their conversation at 5 p.m. on MPB Think Radio, or subscribe to the podcast through your favorite podcast app.

Mississippi Arts Hour – Kiese Laymon

This Sunday on Mississippi Arts Hour, Sarah talks with award-winning author Kiese Laymon. The two talk about their home state, Laymon’s newly revised and repackaged book “Long Division.” This Sunday at 5 p.m. on MPB Think Radio.

MAC Listening Session – Ridgeland

Share your thoughts on Thursday, August 4, from 1:30 to 2:30 pm during a Listening Session at the Bill Waller Craft Center, Harbor View Room (upstairs), in Ridgeland, MS.
The Arthur Alley team, a Mississippi-based consultant group, will guide a group conversation. Sarah Story, executive director of MAC, will ask attendees questions and listen along with the Arthur Alley team. MAC will use the Feedback from the listening session for the new strategic plan!