Arthur Putnam
Arthur Putnam (September 6, 1873–1930) was an American sculptor and animalier who was recognized for his bronze sculptures of wild animals. Some of his artworks are now public monuments. He was a wel...
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Roy LaGrone
Roy LaGrone (born America, 1966) is a digital media artist. His work, which ranges from large-scale photomontage, animation and video installations, often involve intricate illusions of three-dimensio...
Marshall Bouldin III
Marshall Bouldin III (September 6, 1923 – November 12, 2012) was an American portrait artist from the U.S. state of Mississippi. Examples of his pieces are currently held in more than 400 private and...
Charles Henri Ford
Charles Henri Ford (February 10, 1908 – September 27, 2002) was an American poet, novelist, filmmaker, photographer, and collage artist best known for his editorship of the Surrealist magazine View (1...
Earl W. Bascom
Earl W. Bascom (June 19, 1906 – August 28, 1995) was an American painter, printmaker, rodeo performer and sculptor, raised in Canada, who portrayed his own experiences cowboying and rodeoing across th...
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Andrew Bucci
Andrew Bucci (January 12, 1922 – November 16, 2014) was one of Mississippi's most prominent modern artists whose creative legacy had spanned nearly eight decades at the time of his death at age 92.A n...
James Thomas (blues musician)
James "Son" Thomas (October 14, 1926 – June 26, 1993) was an American Delta blues musician, gravedigger and sculptor from Leland, Mississippi.
Born in Eden, Mississippi, United States, Thoma...
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Fred Mitchell (artist)
Madison Fred Mitchell (November 24, 1923 – May 21, 2013) belonged to the New York School Abstract Expressionist artists whose influence and artistic innovation by the 1950s had been recognized around ...
Joseph T. Jones
Joseph T. Jones (June 11, 1842 – December 6, 1916) was an American entrepreneur who built his fortune as an oil producer. He funded construction of the Gulf and Ship Island Railroad in Mississippi, c...
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Samuel Washington Weis
Samuel Washington Weis (1870–1956) was an American cotton broker, painter and sketch artist.
Samuel Weis was born in Natchez, Mississippi to Caroline (née Mayer) (1841–1885) and Julius Weis (1826–...
James W. Washington, Jr.
James W. Washington, Jr. (November 10, 1909 – June 7, 2000) was an African-American painter and sculptor who grew into prominence in the Seattle, Washington, art community.
Washington was born and...
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Oakland Memorial Chapel
Oakland Memorial Chapel, on the campus of Alcorn State University, was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1976.It is located within Alcorn State University Historic District.
Light and Glass Studio
Light and Glass Studio is a Jackson, Mississippi gallery specializing in photography and studio glass. Light and Glass Studio was formed by Jerri Sherer and Roy Adkins in 2006. Adkins first began s...
Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium
Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium is an outdoor football stadium in Jackson, Mississippi, USA. Veterans Memorial Stadium is the home field of the Jackson State University Tigers. The stadium was o...
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Sam Gilliam
Sam Gilliam (born November 30, 1933) is a Color Field Painter and Lyrical Abstractionist artist. Gilliam, an African American, is associated with the Washington Color School and is broadly considered ...
Olive Leonhardt
Olive Ellzey Leonhardt (1895 -1963) was an illustrator and artist. She was born in Jackson, Mississippi, the daughter of Vernon Clifton Ellzey and Caroline Turnipseed. She attended Newcomb College (1...
J. Kim Sessums
Joey Kim Sessums is an American artist and physician, best known for his sculptures. Sessums resides in Brookhaven, Mississippi.Sessums earned his medical degree at the University of Mississippi. The ...
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