Press Releases

Finding Common Ground

In November of 2015, the MMA launched FINDING COMMON GROUND, an ambitious and cohesive presentation of free community programming and events surrounding three seminal exhibitions of major African American artists:
•    The Public Life of Richard Hunt: 21st Century Projects open through January 24, 2016
•    Common Ground: African American Art from the Flint Institute of Arts, the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts and the Muskegon Museum of Art, open December 10, 2015 through March 20, 2016
•    I, Too, Am America: The Art of Bryan Collier, open January 18 through April 17, 2016

This series of free public arts and cultural events will run through April 21, 2016. The programs include the three core exhibitions, a jazz performance, receptions, films, lectures, a poetry competition, and family activity days. More…

Extreme Fibers Digital Catalogue

Click on this link to view the exhibition catalogue for Extreme Fibers: Textile Icons and the New Edge. This exhibition premiered at the Muskegon Museum of Art. See Extreme Fibers at the Dennos Museum Center in Traverse City, Michigan from December 13, 2015 through March 6, 2016.




SUNDAY noon to 5:00 pm
TUESDAY  11:00am to 5:00pm
WEDNESDAY 11:00am to 5:00pm
THURSDAY 11:00am to 8:00pm
FRIDAY 11:00am to 5:00pm
SATURDAY 11:00am to 5:00pm

Closed December 24, 25, 26, 31 and January 1.

Adult Admission: $8
Students 18 & older: $5 (with school I.D)
Children 17 & under: Free
Museum members: Free

MEIJER FREE THURSDAY NIGHTS: 4:00pm – 8:00pm – Free admission.

Colossal Avian Avatars flock to Muskegon

The Muskegon Museum of Art announces that Avian Avatars, an art installation of five colossal sculptures, each symbolizing a mythical bird, designed by The Myth Makers, artists Donna Dodson and Andy Moerlein, will arrive in Muskegon on April 27, 2015. The sculptures are crafted from maple saplings, wire ties, and found objects, and stand from 18 to 26 feet tall. Each of the sculptures will be installed in a different downtown Muskegon location for a full year, from April 27, 2015 through May 1, 2016. Avian Avatars is currently on display in the Garment District of New York City, from where it will travel directly to Muskegon. More…

Donations fuel MMA Field Trip Fund

The Muskegon Museum of Art’s School Field Trip Fund helps schools pay for busing costs associated with field trips to the Museum.