Press Releases

MUSEUM CLOSED

THE MUSKEGON MUSEUM OF ART IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC to help contain the risk of the spread of COVID-19.  We will reopen at a date to be determined. All events and programs are canceled through April.  Some events may be rescheduled.

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CANCELED – 92nd Michigan Contemporary Art Exhibition

92nd MIContemporary Logo

Out of caution and respect for our artists, the annual juried Michigan Contemporary Art Exhibition has been cancelled for 2020. With entry scheduled to begin in April, we did not want to begin accepting entries only to have to cancel the show part way through the process. More…

RESCHEDULED – ON TAP & UNCORKED 2020

NOTE: We are rescheduling this event to Friday September 25, 2020. Tickets that have already been purchased will be honored on the new event date.

On Tap and Uncorked returns to the MMA for its seventh year in 2020. The event combines tastings of beer, cider, and wine crafted by Michigan beverage artisans and food pairings by area restaurants, creating a multi-sensory tasting event among the galleries. More…

POSTCARD SALON POSTPONED

The 2020 Postcard Salon will be rescheduled for late September of 2020. The exact dates will be announced as we know more. We have your submitted cards in hand and will hold them safely until the fall. We will not accept additional cards for the 2020 Salon but encourage you to begin making cards for the next Salon coming in early 2021. We will not be able to return the 2020 cards until after the September show. When the rescheduled Postcard event is officially announced it will include the date for the closing reception and sale. Thank you for your support.

 

MUSEUM COLORING BOOK

Color our collection!

Jacob Lawrence, The Builders: Family

Enjoy coloring pages created by our staff while you’re at home. Each coloring page depicts a signature work from the Muskegon Museum of Art’s permanent collection and information about the artist who created the original artwork. Enjoy!

MMA Coloring Book [pdf]

FUN RESOURCES FROM MICHIGAN ILLUSTRATORS

Though we had to cancel our Spring Break Pajama Party and Book Fair, children’s book illustrators who were going to join us are stepping up to share special activities to help children have fun and learn during long hours at home. Be sure to check out the artist’s websites for more reading and fun. For your enjoyment:

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