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From tall to small, something for all

Posted on: November 19th, 2015

By Kevin Lee   |   Lagniappe At the Mobile Museum of Art on Thursday, Nov. 12, the word of the day was “scale.” That’s when a nearly unprecedented six exhibits were unveiled simultaneously. That descriptive also applies to the works themselves. From tiny to gigantic, Spartan to luxurious, there’s enough to overwhelm a number […]
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Six New Exhibitions Bring New Focus at Mobile Museum of Art

Posted on: November 5th, 2015

Six New Exhibitions Bring New Focus at Mobile Museum of Art After a summer of renovations, programming, and planning, on November 13, 2015 the Mobile Museum of Art is opening six new exhibitions in a new space and with new focus. MMofA celebrates American art in a big way. Each exhibition explores a different facet […]
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Harmon Thomas Community Center Open House

Posted on: October 26th, 2015

By Renee Dials  |  FOX10 News Anchor A Mobile community center is sporting a new look and an renewed propose.  Folks in the Maysville community were invited to an Open House this weekend at the Harmon Thomas Recreation Center to see it now has something for everyone. Youth band members and Azalea Trail Maids were […]
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Harmon-Thomas Community Center to debut new look, hopes to energize blighted community

Posted on: October 26th, 2015

By Cassie Fambro   |   Al.com Community centers offer something to local communities that go far beyond brick and mortar. Harmon-Thomas Community Center is located in impoverished area of Mobile on Belfast Street that faces blight and many other socioeconomic concerns. With the help of the University of Mobile Project Serve group as well the […]
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The City of Mobile and the Mobile Museum of Art partner to revive community centers

Posted on: October 21st, 2015

The City of Mobile and the Mobile Museum of Art partner to revive community centers For Immediate Release MOBILE, Ala. — The City of Mobile and the Mobile Museum of Art (MMofA) are collaborating to revive the City’s neglected community centers through the power of art. “Our community centers are an important part of neighborhoods […]
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Sueyoshi Building Rock Garden at Mobile Museum of Art

Posted on: October 14th, 2015

Sueyoshi Building Rock Garden at Mobile Museum of Art Exhibition on View November 13, 2015 – May 15, 2016 MOBILE, Ala., Oct. 14, 2015 – Cameron Art Museum Artist in Residence Hiroshi Sueyoshi will rebuild his Rock Garden at the Mobile Museum of Art, opening November 13, 2015. Sueyoshi first created the Zen-inspired Rock Garden […]
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Raine Bedsole Art Installation at Mobile Museum of Art

Posted on: October 7th, 2015

Raine Bedsole Art Installation at Mobile Museum of Art Raine Bedsole: YOU ARE THE RIVER on View November 13, 2015 – October 30, 2016 MOBILE, Ala., Oct. 7, 2015 – New Orleans-based artist Raine Bedsole returns to her hometown November 13, with a new site-specific installation for the Mobile Museum of Art. The native Moblian’s […]
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size MATTERS Offers New Perspective at Mobile Museum of Art

Posted on: October 6th, 2015

size MATTERS Offers New Perspective at Mobile Museum of Art On View November 13, 2015 – February 14, 2016 MOBILE, Ala., Oct. 1, 2015 – The eight artists in an upcoming exhibition have taken great care in measuring the scope of their work.  In size MATTERS, they experiment with scale and how it affects the […]
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PNC Presents Larger than Life Exhibition at Mobile Museum of Art

Posted on: September 28th, 2015

PNC Presents Larger than Life Exhibition at Mobile Museum of Art John Cerney: SELFIE on View November 13, 2015 – February 14, 2016 MOBILE, Ala., Sept. 21, 2015 – PNC will present John Cerney: SELFIE at the Mobile Museum of Art, opening Nov. 13, 2015 through Feb. 14, 2016. For more than 30 years John […]
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Free admission to four museums

Posted on: September 24th, 2015

Atmore News Four museums in the Mobile area will open their doors free of charge Saturday, September 26, as part of “Smithsonian” magazine’s 11th annual Museum Day Live! Participating local museums are the Conde-Charlotte House, the Estuarium at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab, the Mobile Museum of Art, and USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park. On […]
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