Balloons by Alexander Calder

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Artist: Alexander Calder (b. 1898 d. 1976)Title: BalloonsMedium: Color Lithograph PrintDate: 1972MSU Department of Art Collection Alexander Calder was born August 22, 1898 in Lawnton, Pennsylvania. He is most famous for his sculptures, but he also worked in lithography, painting, and inks on paper...

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Events & Exhibits

National Fossil Day Art Contest Deadline // October 10, 2018 5:00pm

Dunn-Seiler Museum

During Earth Science Week (October 14-20), the Dunn-Seiler celebrates National...

National Fossil Day: Dunn-Seiler Open House // October 17, 2018 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Dunn-Seiler Museum

During Earth Science Week (October 14-20), the Dunn-Seiler celebrates National...

Gallery Reception - Searching for Truth: MSU Art Faculty Exhibit // September 6, 2018 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Cullis Wade Depot Art Gallery

Opening Reception on September 6th in the Cullis Wade Depot Art Gallery,...

‘Contact S18’ exhibition at MSU features photographs by graduating seniors // April 12, 2018 - May 7, 2018 5:00pm

Colvard Student Union Art Gallery

Contact: Sasha Steinberg STARKVILLE, Miss.—Two graduating seniors in...

Museum News

Exhibit on Display at Old Main Academic Center! Women through the years at MSU: 1900-2018

September 11, 2018

Mississippi State University Libraries is proud to announce the newest exhibi

Fashion Blooms in the 1920s - Historic Costume and Textiles Collection Exhibits at the Ragtime Festival

March 22, 2018 - March 26, 2018

The MSU Historic Costume and Textiles Collection was invited to organize a sp

Science Night at the Museum was a hit!

February 15, 2018

We were thrilled to have so many people join us for the 2018 Science Night at

U.S. National Fossil Day Celebration

October 16, 2017

The Dunn-Seiler Museum at Mississippi State University celebrated U.S.