News & Press

MMofA to open site-specific installation by Dixon Stetler

Posted on: June 17th, 2022

MOBILE, Ala. – On June 18, 2022, Mobile Museum of Art will open A Nest of One’s Own, a site-specific installation conceived, fabricated, and installed by Alabama-native Dixon Stetler.
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MMofA to feature artwork of three contemporary artists from the Art Bridges Foundation

Posted on: April 18th, 2022

MOBILE, Ala. – On May 3, 2022, Mobile Museum of Art will open 3 American Artists, an exhibition showcasing the work of three renowned African American artists: Mark Bradford, Barkley L. Hendricks, and Glenn Ligon.  These artworks are loans from the collection of the Art Bridges Foundation.
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MMofA Hiring Museum Guards

Posted on: March 22nd, 2022

The Mobile Museum of Art is hiring two full-time guards. This position is responsible for maintaining the security of exhibitions, equipment, buildings, and grounds of a city museum against unlawful or disturbing acts, building art display cases, and giving information and directions to visitors.
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MMofA Hiring Media Marketing Specialist

Posted on: March 17th, 2022

The Mobile Museum of Art is hiring a full-time Media Marketing Specialist. Applicants should have experience with various forms of digital marketing. This includes but is not limited to social media marketing, website design and maintenance, and email marketing.
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MMofA Hiring Coordinator of Art Education

Posted on: March 14th, 2022

The Mobile Museum of Art is hiring a full-time Coordinator of Art Education. Applicants should have background knowledge of art materials, techniques, and art history, and the ability to teach art classes in at least one 2-D art medium (painting, drawing, printmaking, or photography).
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MMofA closed until further notice

Posted on: November 16th, 2021

Due to mechanical issues, Mobile Museum of Art will be closed through Thanksgiving weekend.
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MMofA and USA welcome Alabama historian Scotty E. Kirkland for lecture

Posted on: November 16th, 2021

MOBILE, Ala. – On December 2, 2021, at 6 pm, Mobile Museum of Art welcomes Alabama historian Scotty E. Kirkland to the University of South Alabama’s Marx Library for a lecture about state and local Civil Rights history inspired by the special exhibition, Gordon Parks: Segregation Story in Mobile, 1956.
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MMofA Hiring Museum Guard

Posted on: September 24th, 2021

The Mobile Museum of Art is hiring a full-time Museum Guard position. This is security work in protecting exhibits, equipment, buildings, and grounds of a city museum. Interested parties must apply through the Mobile County Personnel Board. If applications are emailed or mailed to the Mobile Museum of Art, they will not be accepted.  
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Scotty E. Kirkland talk postponed

Posted on: September 2nd, 2021

For the health and safety of our visitors, students, and all involved, our Art Talk with Scotty E. Kirkland scheduled for September 8 will be been postponed for a later date. We apologize for the inconvenience and will keep you posted on social media or via our eblast with details of a makeup date, location, […]
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MMofA to close due to Hurricane Ida

Posted on: August 27th, 2021

MMofA will be closed to the public Saturday, August 28 as the staff begin extensive preparations ahead of Hurricane Ida to ensure the safety of the Museum’s artworks. As weather permits, MMofA will reopen to the public on Tuesday, August 31 for normal operating hours.   In the meantime, keep an eye on our social […]
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