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Spring Family Activity Days!

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The University of Mississippi Museum
Cost: FREE!
The Museum offers fun-filled activity days for children to experience with their families. These events coincide with exhibits, holidays, and other special events—enriching the museum experience for all ages.

Watercolor Wonders Family Day

Watercolor Wonders Family Day

RESCHEDULED: SATURDAY, APRIL 13, 2019
10:00 a.m. – NOON (DROP-IN)
Families with children of all ages, join us as we explore our special exhibit, Visual Abundance: Realism in Watercolor, and experiment with watercolor painting.

 

Flock Together Family Day

Flock Together Family Day

SATURDAY, MARCH 30, 2019
10:00 a.m. – NOON (DROP-IN)
Families of a feather, flock together! Join us for this fun-filled family day inspired by our special exhibit The Art of Identification as we create a variety of projects inspired by our winged friends.

 

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

Textile Conservation: A Career in the Field


Wednesday, January 23, 2019
6:00 p.m.

Reception at 6:00 p.m. and lecture at 6:30 p.m.
Guest Lecturer, Ann Svenson, Textile Conservator at 5 Oaks Conservation in Sherman Oaks, California.
 

This lecture is part of Oxford Fiber Arts Festival pre-festival events.

January 24–27, 2019

POWERHOUSE
413 S. 14th Street


An Evening with the Artist: George Tobolowsky

The Idea Factory, by George Tobolowsky, 2009

Thursday
November 8, 2018

6:00 p.m.

UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI MUSEUM

George Tobolowsky George Tobolowsky has exhibited throughout the United States, India, Jerusalem, and Venice. His work has been in numerous solo and group exhibitions and is in the permanent collection of museums and universities. He is currently exhibiting in the 2018 Venice Biennale for Architecture and Sculpture. George will discuss his career and current exhibition, A Long Road Back.

Harvest Supper

Harvest Supper 2018

  • Friends of the Museum Board of Directors 2018–2019

    John Hardy
    President

    Diane Scruggs
    Vice President

    Medora Justus
    Treasurer

    Mary Thompson
    Secretary

    Donna Gottshall
    Member At-Large

    Ann Abadie
    Nathan Adams
    Allyson Best
    Billy Chadwick
    Gayle Henry
    Amy Lowe Lewis
    Terry Lynn
    Rebecca Phillips
    Jodi Skipper
    Mary Soloman
    Linda Spargo
    Kathryn McGraw York

Hosted by the Friends of the University Museum

Thursday, October 18, 2018, 6:30 p.m.

On the Grounds of Rowan Oak

$150 PER GUEST

The Friends of the Museum are excited to host the 8th annual Harvest Supper fundraiser at the home of Nobel Prize-winning author William Faulkner.

Harvest Supper is sold out, however, tickets may become available. If you’d like to be added to the waitlist for tickets, please contact Kate Wallace at museum@olemiss.edu or 662-915-7073.


ART FOR AUCTION 

Jonathan Kent Adams
Melanie Antonelli
Charlie Buckley
Langdon Clay
Maude Schuyler Clay
Ashleigh Coleman
Maysey Craddock
Ed Croom
Bill Dunlap
Ke Francis
John Haltom
Randy Hayes
Terry Lynn
Robert Malone
Philip Jackson
Billy Solitario
Brooke White
Carlyle Wolfe


FOOD

A & N Catering
Elizabeth Heiskell
Catering


MUSIC

The University of Mississippi Steel Drum Band
Young Valley


SPONSORS

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Platinum Level

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The End of All Music

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In-Kind

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Oxford Floral


Jaime Aelavanthara Artist’s Lecture & Reception

 

Jaime Aelavanthara Artist’s Lecture & Reception

Wednesday
August 22, 2018

5:30 p.m.

UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI MUSEUM

Jaime Johnson Jaime Johnson Aelavanthara is a member of the faculty at the University of Tampa in Photography & Foundations. Johnson received her BFA from the University of Mississippi in Imaging Arts and her MFA in Photography from Louisiana Tech University in Ruston, LA. Johnson resides in Tampa, FL.

Her work is in public and private collections including the Mississippi Museum of Art in Jackson, the University of Arkansas in Little Rock, and the International House Hotel in New Orleans. Her work is represented by SEITIES gallery in Calgary, Canada.

She will discuss her career and current exhibition, Where the Roots Rise.

EL: Where the Roots Rise Reception

Art + Exchange

Art + Exchange

Thursday, July 19, 2018
6:00 p.m.

PowerHouse
413 S. 14th Street
Oxford, MS 38655

Join the Yoknapatawpha Arts Council, the University Museum, and the Center for Art & Public Exchange (CAPE) at the Mississippi Museum of Art for a public dialogue to share stories, local histories, and aspirations for the community. Stories gathered will inform the future work of CAPE and could become the centerpiece of a public artwork in the community as part of a new series of artist-led, community-driven art projects in locations across Mississippi.

About CAPE:
The Center for Art & Public Exchange (CAPE) is an initiative of the Mississippi Museum of Art supported by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation. CAPE’s purpose is to use original artworks, exhibitions, programs, and engagements with artists to increase understanding and inspire new narratives in contemporary Mississippi.

An Evening with the Artist: Philip Jackson

Still Life for the 21st Century

Pear, apples, cherries

Thursday
June 7, 2018
5:30 p.m.

Philip JacksonIn conjunction with the current exhibit, The UnstillLife, featured artist and University of Mississippi professor, Philip Jackson, will lead a lecture, Still Life for the 21st Century, and gallery talk exploring still life painting in the modern art world.

An Evening with the Artist: Maysey Craddock

Deep the Well by Maysey Craddock

Thursday
May 3, 2018
5:30 p.m.

Maysey Craddock will discuss her career and current exhibition, Ruin is a Secret Oasis.