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Jackson, MS 39201

601.960.1515
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Museum Hours

Tuesday - Saturday

10 AM - 5 PM

Sunday

noon - 5 PM


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Career Opportunities

PHILANTHROPY OPERATIONS MANAGER
The Philanthropy Operations Manager is an integral part of the Museum’s philanthropy team, which focuses on establishing long-term sustainable funding for significant Museum initiatives. Working directly with the Chief Philanthropy Officer, the Philanthropy Operations Manager will coordinate stewardship and benefit fulfillment activities designed to support the philanthropy team’s fundraising goals. The Philanthropy Operations Manager will also assist with the administrative application of grant reporting deadlines as well as the Museum’s fundraising database to support the fundraising activities of the Museum’s philanthropy department. Full-time. To apply, email your resumé and cover letter to careers@msmuseumart.org. FULL JOB DESCRIPTION

GALLERY ATTENDANTS
The Museum seeks a group of reliable, outgoing individuals with a natural enthusiasm for the Museum’s mission of cultural engagement to join our Team as Gallery Attendants. These individuals will be responsible for providing a safe and secure environment for the Museum’s visitors, volunteers, staff and collection of art in accordance with the Museum’s security and customer service programs. Gallery Attendants will eagerly strive to provide our visitors with a welcoming and invigorating experience at the Museum. Part-time; may include nights and weekends. To apply, complete the employment application and email to careers@msmuseumart.org. FULL JOB DESCRIPTION

General inquiries about career opportunities and working at the Museum may always be sent to careers@msmuseumart.org. The Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is proud of its work-place environment that is diverse in every respect and welcomes all applicants for employment. The Museum is not a department or agency of the state or federal government.

If you would like to be a Museum volunteer, please contact Monique Davis at 601.960.1515 or mdavis@msmuseumart.org.

Upcoming Events

Art In Mind

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

BancorpSouth Classroom

Everyone wants to strengthen their memory. As we get older, it’s not just about strengthening it, but also about maintaining it. Art in Mind uses art exploration in the galleries to stimulate observation and recall, followed by hands-on engagement in the studio. Art Therapist Susan Anand joins William Hollingsworth Fellow McKenzie Drake to create fun and comfortable experiences inspired by artworks in the Museum’s collection that stimulate cognition. No previous experience is needed...

Art in Mind II

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

BancorpSouth Classroom

Everyone wants to strengthen their memory. As we get older, it’s not just about strengthening it, but also about maintaining it. Art in Mind uses art exploration in the galleries to stimulate observation and recall, followed by hands-on engagement in the studio. Art Therapist Susan Anand joins William Hollingsworth Fellow McKenzie Drake to create fun and comfortable experiences inspired by artworks in the Museum’s collection that stimulate cognition. No previous experience is needed...

Creative Healing Studio

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

BancorpSouth Classroom

Creative Healing Studio is a bi-monthly art therapy gathering for adults being treated for cancer or those with a cancer diagnosis in their past. Licensed art therapist Susan Ainlay Anand facilitates this group to express themselves through art in an open studio approach while also sharing stories of hope, fear, joy, and sorrow. The group is open to all skill levels, novice to master, and encourages self-expression with an emphasis on exploration, curiosity, and skill-building...

Members Opening Reception | "Jeffrey Gibson: Like A Hammer"

Thursday, September 6, 2018

6:30 PM

Trustmark Grand Hall

Museum members are invited to celebrate the opening of the exhibition Jeffrey Gibson: Like A Hammer, on view to the public September 8, 2018, through January 27, 2019, in The Donna and Jim Barksdale Galleries for Changing Exhibitions. Not yet a Member? Click here! Chronicling a pivotal moment in the artist’s career, when his contemporary artistic practice converged with his Native American heritage, this exhibition curated by the Denver Art Museum explores the universal themes of race, power,...

Late Night Cabaret

Thursday, September 6, 2018

9:30 PM to 11:30 PM

Trustmark Grand Hall

“The amazing thing about art to me is that it’s not the real world. The art world is a constructed laboratory where you get to do things that you don’t feel like you can do in your day-to-day life.”— Jeffrey Gibson Like the process of transforming oneself into an alter ego, Jeffrey Gibson’s art empowers individuals to move freely and to craft their own identities. Many of the materials used in Gibson...

Live @ Lunch!

Friday, September 7, 2018

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

C-Spire Stage

Experience the perfect pairing of music and cuisine in a beautiful outdoor setting in The Art Garden! Each Friday in May and September, a local musician takes the C Spire Stage to liven up your lunch break. In event of rain, music will be performed in La Brioche at the Museum. The series kicks off in September with jazz vocalist Pam Confer! Generously sponsored by Brown Bottling Co./Pepsi