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Rebecca Howe
Let’s Go
Acrylic and digital drawing on paper, 2018
Courtesy of the artist

The Muskegon Museum of Art presents two special exhibitions and six free events loaded with family-friendly art and activities in March and April. The exhibitions highlight children’s book art by 20 top-notch Michigan illustrators and artwork by Muskegon County K-12 students. Free family events take place on Thursday evenings and Saturdays. More…


The Muskegon Museum of Art’s Postcard Salon returns for its 14th year in the spring of 2020. Artists may submit artwork through March 15, 2020 to participate in the exhibition and sale. More…

On Tap & Uncorked 2020

Michigan Beer, Wine & Food Event

Friday, April 24, 2020 @ 6:00 – 9:00 pm

On Tap and Uncorked returns to the MMA for its seventh year on Friday, April 24, 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…

CONCERT J2B2 John Jorgenson Bluegrass Band

The MMA continues its concert series on April 17 with J2B2, an all-star bluegrass group featuring four legendary, award-winning musicians—John Jorgenson on acoustic guitar, mandolin and vocals; Herb Pedersen on banjo, acoustic guitar and vocals; Mark Fain on bass; and Patrick Sauber on acoustic guitar and vocals – delivering bluegrass like no one has ever heard it before.

“Brilliant guitarist!”  – ELTON JOHN
“John Jorgenson is one of my most favorite players. My guitarist’s guitarist.” – PETER FRAMPTON|
“If there was one guitar player I’d like to be, it would be John Jorgenson.” – BRAD PAISLEY
“This is a display of virtuosity rarely rendered.” – FRETBOARD JOURNAL
“John Jorgenson is one of the most respected guitarists in the world…” – LOS ANGELES TIMES



The Muskegon Museum of Art’s annual Art Talks Back poetry contest opens January 23. Entries will be accepted through March 26, 2020. The contest kicks off with a Writing Salon at the MMA on Thursday, January 23, 5:00 – 8:00 pm. Event is free and open to the public.

Follow links for Competition guidelines, images of selected works, and required entry form starting January 23. More…