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Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art

386 Beach Boulevard

Biloxi, MS 39530

Phone: (228) 374-5547

The museum shop at the Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art is full of pieces by over 300 artists, who come from as close as Mississippi and as far away as Pennsylvania. Their work, which ranges from pottery, books, wood working, to clothing and jewelry, is a testament to the diverse company of artists who are a part of the Ohr-O’Keefe Museum’s community. Open Tuesday-Saturday 10am to 5pm.

Facility Info
  • Description Meeting space for community clubs and organizations available! It is recommended that meetings be booked at least six weeks in advance. Donations are welcome, of course! The dining room can accommodate approximately 25 people and has a kitchen. The second room holds approximately 15. For a standing group, approximately 50-75 people at a time and there is also the front porch that will handle your special group meeting or event – weather permitting!
  • Number of Rooms 3

Join OOMA in welcoming Turry Flucker for his Gallery Talk:"Art as an Agent for Social Change: The Development of the New York Art Committee for Tougaloo College and Spiral, An Art Collective." Turry will present a lecture about the New York Art Committee for Tougaloo College and the African American artist collective called Spiral. Both organizations were established in 1963 at the height of the American Civil Rights Movement. The goal for each organization was to use art and the voice of the artist to address social issues of the day. 

This gallery talk is in conjunction with OOMA's exhibition Access: Works from the Tougaloo College Art Collections, 1963-1967, organized by Mr. Flucker. Access is available for viewing through August 11, 2018.