Johnson Hall Gallery Department of Art
1400 JR Lynch Street
Jackson, Mississippi 39217
601.979.0879 or 601.960.9250

Gallery Hours:
Monday – Friday,
8:30am until 5:00pm



gallery1 logooffers many educational programs for K-12 students, such as free monthly Art classes, Summer Camps, and Art exhibitions. Free monthly Art classes limited to 10 students. Please complete and submit the form below.


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Summer Camp ReCAP

Click image on the left to experience the fun!!!






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Gallery1 is committed to introducing and incorporating Art through a multi-discipinary approach by hosting exhibitions and programs.

We provided the following Summer Art Camps. 

Art in Action Camp

Art In Action/2nd-6th grade Art Camp: A mixed medium camp where students will create in a fun and educational environment.  There will be a final exhibition at the end of the camp to display students' work.  Artwork will be on display for a month.                      








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Say it Isn't So…. I will Learn how to sew/7th-12th Art Camp: Students will learn how to sew, market, and sell their product they make online.

There will be a final exhibition for parents/guardians.                                                                                                  






We also provide Art lessons to organizations such as JSU's Kids Kollege, Upward Bound, and TAMAR Counseling.

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is an acronym used to incorporate Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. In  this section you can find updates regarding STEAM related exhibitions and programs.   

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On April 16, 2016, Gallery1 teamed up with Jack and Jill and provided a STEAM/Visual Arts/Business workshop for the 2016 Children's Super cluster in Jackson, MS in the College of Business on the campus of Jackson State University. JSU Biology students assisted in the instruction. Gallery1 and JSU Biology students instructed over 60 students from across the country for thei Annual Jack and Jill Conference.



Visits are free for schools and groups, please call for an appointment.  

The following is the sign-up form for Free Monthly Art Classes thanks to the generous support of the Mississippi Arts Commission unknown-9.





We will email and call you to confirm your sign-up date.