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MMoA shows run gamut of size, emotion

Posted on: October 18th, 2018

By Kevin Lee   |   Lagniappe “Though monochromatism dominates three of the newest exhibits at the Mobile Museum of Art (4850 Museum Drive), don’t confuse it with a lack of depth. On the contrary, they present a rich subtlety of texture and emotion plumbing the complexities of the human experience. They’re tortured and introspective, humorous […]
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October 15: This Week at MMofA

Posted on: October 15th, 2018

Night of the Dead Artists is back this week at MMofA. Stop by and check out our new special exhibitions: Stephen Althouse: Metanoia, Monica J. Beasley: Feminism & Magical Thinking, Jane Cassidy: The Undersea Well, and Michael Olszweski: Meaning & Light. Thursday, October 18, we are free for Mobile County Residents and open until 9 p.m. On Thursday, join […]
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October 8: This Week at MMofA

Posted on: October 8th, 2018

New exhibitions, knitting in the galleries, classes, and more at MMofA this week. Stop by and check out our new special exhibitions: Stephen Althouse: Metanoia, Monica J. Beasley: Feminism & Magical Thinking, Jane Cassidy: The Undersea Well, and Michael Olszweski: Meaning & Light. Thursday, October 11, we are free for Mobile County Residents and open until 9 p.m. On […]
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October 1: This Week at MMofA

Posted on: October 1st, 2018

It’s a busy week at MMofA as we have four new exhibitions opening, Friday art talks, adults classes, and more planned! Wednesday, October 3, join us in The Museum School for Plein Air Watercolor with Satomi Kamei. This five-week class is on Wednesdays from 10 a.m. –  12:30 p.m. To register, click here >> Thursday, October 4, […]
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MMofA joins Smithsonian Magazine’s 14th annual Museum Day

Posted on: September 13th, 2018

Mobile, Ala.—Mobile Museum of Art will open its doors free of charge to all Museum Day ticketholders on Saturday September 22, 2018 as part of Smithsonian magazine’s 14th annual Museum Day, a national celebration of boundless curiosity in which participating museums emulate the free admission policy at the Smithsonian Institution’s Washington DC-based museums. Museum Day […]
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Intern Introduction: Mary Franklin

Posted on: August 15th, 2018

Hello Internet! I can’t tell you how stoked I am to be introducing myself as the newest PR and Marketing intern for the Mobile Museum of Art. I’m hoping I will embody the museum’s motto in engagement and enrichment through the arts. I’m afraid I am a little awkward on paper, but I will do […]
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Final Blog Post: Lillie Busch

Posted on: August 14th, 2018

Over this summer, I’ve grown into myself in more ways than I would have believed, thanks to the wonderful internship at the Mobile Museum of Art. When asked what I learned, besides rambling, I say this: I realized that I picked the right major for me. In my first post, I said that my goals […]
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The Museum School selected as Official Alabama Bicentennial School

Posted on: August 4th, 2018

MOBILE, Ala. – On August 3, 2018, Governor Kay Ivey announced that The Museum School at Mobile Museum of Art has been selected as an official Alabama Bicentennial School in a ceremony in the Old House Chamber of the State Capitol. The Museum School is one of 200 schools selected to receive this special designation […]
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Tribal Leaders from Montana to speak at MMofA

Posted on: August 2nd, 2018

MOBILE, Ala. – Thursday, August 2, Vice Chairman of Fort Peck Tribes Charles Headdress is traveling from Montana to the Mobile Museum of Art to speak on a very personal item: his grandmother’s quilt. Headdress will be joined by Dr. Ken Ryan, a historian and elder from his tribe. In this special gallery talk, we […]
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MMofA named Mobile’s Best Museum!

Posted on: July 19th, 2018

In the annual reader’s choice awards for Lagniappe, Mobile Museum of Art was voted Mobile’s Best Museum! Thanks to everyone who voted for us. Join us and explore the art of our time through classes, programs, and exhibitions for all ages. See the full list of winners here >>
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