Archives for March 2016

Gods and Men: Iconography and Identity in the Ancient World

Arethusa

May 10–August 24, 2016

Reception: Tuesday, May 24, 2016, 6–8:00 p.m.

This exhibit takes a closer examination of the image of ancient gods, kings, and the common man. Their depictions contain a visual language, once easily understood throughout the ancient world.

Part of the Oxford Arts Crawl

Exhibition support from the Friends of the Museum.

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The Beautiful Mysterious: The Extraordinary Gaze of William Eggleston

Dates Extended!

Eggleston

September 13, 2016–February 18, 2017

Opening Reception: Thursday, October 6, 2016, 7–9:00 p.m.

A series of stunning color and early black-and-white photographs, some never exhibited before, by the world-renowned, Memphis-born photographer. Guest Curated by novelist Megan Abbott.

Made in Mississippi Family Activity Day

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SATURDAY, APRIL 16, 2016

10:00 A.M. – NOON
THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI MUSEUM

Cost: FREE

The whole family is invited to join in on this fun, free family day for all ages! Children and grown-ups will work together to create art inspired by the current exhibit, Marie Hull: Mastery of Color and Form as well as other Mississippi artistic greats!

Questions? Contact Emily Dean McCauley at esdean@olemiss.edu or 662-915-7073
 

Sponsored by Baptist Memorial Hospital: North Mississippi and the Ignite Ole Miss Campaign.

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Buie Babies

Museum Stroller Tour

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SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2017
9:00–11:00 a.m., tours at 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

The University of Mississippi Museum

COST: FREE!

Ages: 0–2

Families with babies and toddlers, join us for our next Museum Stroller Tour, a partnership with the LOU Excel By 5 Coalition. We will have a baby/toddler play-and-snack time using toys from our local Eb5 Lending Library. Jeanne Lippincott of Kindermusik will be joining us! Our tour explores our current exhibits, Unwritten Memoir by Randy Hayes and Fault Lines.

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