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VSA Artists Commune with the Old Masters

We loved having the VSA artists come to visit earlier this week. They are wonderful neighbors and a vital part of our neighborhood and the Jackson arts community. -Julian Rankin, Director of New Media, Mississippi Museum of Art The below is an excerpt from: News for the VSA Community Art Group, Parents, and Care Givers September 4, 2013 Yesterday, the Mississippi Museum of Art treated the Community Art Group to a tour of its blockbuster summer show, Old Masters to Monet, which included French paintings representing three centuries. I think I can speak for all of us fortunate enough to attend when I say it was thrilling to see some of the best artwork in the world. I was proud not only of your conduct, but your interest in and appreciation of this collection of work. Your comments and questions to our tour guide were thoughtful and insightful. Now I don’t have to worry about how you would act if I fly us all to Paris to tour the Louvre. Or maybe we’ll just go to Belzoni and go through the...

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Posted on Thursday, September 5, 2013 by MMA