News & Press

We will be better – A message of support from MMofA

Posted on: June 10th, 2020

ARE MUSEUMS INCLUSIVE & REPRESENTATIVE? We need to be better… With the threat of COVID-19 not yet behind us and persistent, painful displays of violence and inequity against people of color across the nation, our concern for the health, safety, and well-being of all members of our community is of the utmost importance. While the […]
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MMofA repairs masks for MFD

Posted on: April 29th, 2020

While we are closed to the public, MMofA art educators are lending their creative skills to help replace corroded elastic on face masks for the City of Mobile fire department and first responders.
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MMofA closed due to COVID-19

Posted on: April 7th, 2020

Mobile Museum of Art will tentatively open on June 23 with limited access and adjusted hours. To keep you safe, we will also implement some precautions for our staff and our visitors. Click the link below to read these precautions before you plan your visit. VIEW COVID-19 PRECAUTIONS
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MMofA to remain closed until April 21st

Posted on: March 29th, 2020

To help protect the health and safety of our visitors, staff, and volunteers, the Mobile Museum of Art is closed to the public until Tuesday, April 21st.
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An Important Update Regarding Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) – MMofA Closed until April 7

Posted on: March 15th, 2020

To help protect the health and safety of our visitors, staff, and volunteers, the Mobile Museum of Art is closed to the public until Tuesday, April 7th.
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MMofA to close until April 7

Posted on: March 14th, 2020

MMofA will be closed until April 7 to the public due to the COVID-19 health risk situation.
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Regarding COVID-19

Posted on: March 13th, 2020

With state of emergencies across the U.S., there is nothing more important to us than the health and safety of our valued members, visitors, volunteers, and staff. Our doors remain open and welcoming as we continue to follow all recommendations from local health and government officials.
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One Donor’s Story: Dr. William E. Barrick

Posted on: March 3rd, 2020

One Donor’s Story: Dr. William E. Barrick MMofA Board Member Bill Barrick (pictured below) has donated $1,000 towards our $15,000 goal for our quilt restoration.
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MMofA’s Tang Horse is more than 1,000 years old

Posted on: February 18th, 2020

The Mobile Museum of Art is committed to learning about, caring for, and preserving our permanent collection. We have had this fired clay horse in our collection for 25 years, but until very recently, could not confirm that it was made during the Tang Dynasty in China.
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January 7: This Week at MMofA

Posted on: January 7th, 2020

Making Sterling Rings with Bezel-Set Stones with Vaughn Millner is this weekend!
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