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As a boy #GeorgeWardlaw was influenced by his mom’s quilting & dad’s dog sketches. http://ow.ly/Nwk8n
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1955-63 #GeorgeWardlaw painted expressive abstract landscapes of the Hudson River Valley http://ow.ly/i/aOXzZ
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Wardlaw created apples in diverse sizes on small canvases in contrast to abstract expression http://ow.ly/Nw74j
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If you love #MS art, let it be known by signing up on ArtsYall.com #ArtsYall
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This "Before and After Chemo" quilt is on display with others in "Pieces and Strings" at MMA until July 12th.
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Receive a free drink or dessert in #ThePaletteCafe tomorrow or Fri. by signing up on ArtsYall.com #ArtsYall
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“I was really into apples” #GeorgeWardlaw #ALifeInArt now on view through Aug 16.
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#GeorgeWardlaw lived by orchards & spent hours inspired by the apples & branches #ALifeInArt http://ow.ly/Nw84G
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Donate what you can to the Annual Fund by June 30 to sustain The Payton CityFarm Learning Garden for the next year! http://ow.ly/OOcQq
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In the 1950's #GeorgeWardlaw joined @UMArtDept to teach silver & jewelry making & enrolled in the MFA program. http://ow.ly/OObaZ
George Wardlaw: A Life In Art – A Blossoming Career Continues in Oxford, MS. Friday, June 12, 2015. Wardlaw's career continued to blossom in the early 1950's when he joined the faculty at the University of Mississippi to teach silver and jewelry making classes and enrolled in the school's MFA ...
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In the 1950's #GeorgeWardlaw joined @UMArtDept to teach silver & jewelry making & enrolled in the MFA program. http://ow.ly/OObaZ
George Wardlaw: A Life In Art – A Blossoming Career Continues in Oxford, MS. Friday, June 12, 2015. Wardlaw's career continued to blossom in the early 1950's when he joined the faculty at the University of Mississippi to teach silver and jewelry making classes and enrolled in the school's MFA ...
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Engaging Mississippians in the Visual Arts
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Located in the state Capital of Jackson, the Mississippi Museum of Art is the largest art museum in the state and has been a community-supported institution for more than 100 years. The Museum boasts an impressive permanent collection of more than 5,000 works of art, in addition to hosting world-class traveling exhibitions. The Mississippi Story, a free ongoing exhibition comprised of more than 200 objects from the Museum’s permanent collection, offers Mississippians and visitors alike the opportunity to explore the remarkable history of visual arts in the Magnolia State. In addition to fulfilling its mission of “engaging Mississippians in the visual arts,” the Museum also offers unique dining and shopping experiences at The Palette Café by Viking and in The Museum Store.

The Art Garden at the Mississippi Museum of Art, a 1.2 acre public green space, breaks down barriers between the neighboring arts organizations and serves as the nexus of a cultural district that empowers creativity, expression, and synergy in the arts community. The Art Garden features a welcoming lawn, seasonal foliage, native garden beds, permanent art installations, soothing fountains, and outdoor terrace dining. This versatile, open, outdoor space is open to the public during daylight hours, and for scheduled special events.

The Palette Café by Viking is open Tuesday through Saturday 
Coffee served 10 am. Lunch served 11 am - 2 pm. 
Closed Sunday and Monday.
Café phone number: 601-965-9900