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Art News

Hello Welcome to the ARTS NEWS page. This section serves as an all arts promotion and information page that includes links to local and national arts advocacy groups such as The National Arts Education Association, Greater Jackson Arts Council & The Mississippi Arts Commission. In addition, there are links to art galleries and museum sites. This page also includes current topics related to K-12 arts education and art making activities.   


Founded in 1947, the National Art Education Association is the leading professional membership organization exclusively for visual arts educators. Read more


The Mississippi Arts Commission was established in 1968 by the Mississippi Legislature as the official grants-making and service agency for the arts in the state. MAC provides financial and technical assistance for arts programming to arts organizations and educational institutions throughout Mississippi. Read more…


The Greater Jackson Arts Council has a new series that provides the finest caliber of programming for artists in the Jackson metropolitan area. Through out titular Creative Empowerment Lecture Series, Food Truck Fridays, High Note Jam, and the ArtsTribe Monthly, we work to provide relevant resources for the artists in our community to strengthen their craft, advance their careers, and feel the support and encouragement to pursue their artistic endeavors. This program is provided through a strong partnership and grant from Visit Jackson!