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Mississippi Arts Commission Survives

The Mississippi Arts Commission is on track to survive as a stand-alone state agency. Two bills that died Tuesday proposed dissolving the arts commission into Mississippi Development Authority. The change was pushed by republican Gov. Phil Bryant, who said arts…

Lighthouse Arts & Crafts Festival

Katarina Luketich interviews Bill Raymond about the Lighthouse Arts & Crafts Festival happening Saturday October 8th 9 am to 4 pm at the Biloxi Visitor's Center.

Stroke of the Master: A Gift Revived

A South Mississippi man who has lived behind bars for years has found new life with the stroke of a paintbrush and a touch from God. News 25’s Gina Tomlinson shows us the inspiration behind the man and murals you’ve…

38th Annual Zonta Arts & Crafts Festival

News 25's Toni Miles interviews Jennifer Alexander about the 38th Annual Zonta Arts & Crafts Festival Saturday October 1st at Downtown Plaza of Pascagoula 9 am to 5 pm, admission is free.

An Artistic Frenzy: Almost Circle Gallery

Some noted artists stayed indoors most of the day, armed with pencils, glue, paint brushes and other art tools turning blank palettes into works of art. While each person worked on his or her own creation, all of these gifted…

Coast Artist Doesn't Need Hands to Paint

An artist native to our Coast is finally back at his canvas after Hurricane Katrina washed away many of his art supplies. What’s unique about this artist’s work? He doesn’t need his hands to paint. News 25’s Gina Tomlinson caught…

Back To School

Outside of Gulfport high school remains a bit of construction. But good news for faculty and students the fine art building is complete. Inside are four art rooms, a theater which seats over 250 students, as well as band and…

Gulfport in Need of Artists

Calling all local artists: the City of Gulfport needs your help to design artwork for Fishbone Alley. The Gulfport Main Street Association asks for sustainable outdoor art for display. Both permanent and temporary pieces will be considered. All you have…

Rain Reveals Hidden Message on Sidewalks

The rain expected this week doesn’t have to put a damper on summer fun. It could reveal hidden messages on the sidewalks in Biloxi. With the help of the Biloxi Bay Chamber of Commerce, local artists have put their mark…

Downtown Art Initiative

If you traveled through downtown Gulfport today, you may have noticed two new additions to the historic district. Today, Chattanooga sculptor Jim Collins installed two of his newest pieces. A stainless steel cutout of a lady sailor holding a bronze…

Celebrating The Arts & Music

News 25's Katarina Luketich interviews Laurie Toups, about the Celebrating The Arts & Music at the Gulfport Galleria of Fine Arts this Saturday April 9th, 10 am to 5 pm.

Art Ability Fair

News 25's Toni Miles interviews Janie O'keefe about the Art Ability Fair at the Biloxi Civic Center. To Register: Call (228) 604-4020 Email: office@disabilityconnection.org

Veterans Show off Art Skills

They served our country and now they’re expressing themselves through their artistic abilities. This morning, the VA in Biloxi hosted the local competition for the National Veterans Creative Arts Festival. The fair features 43 entries across the categories of fine…

Black History Month Art Exhibit

Students and staff at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College are celebrating Black History Month through artistic expression. Stroll through the Jefferson Davis campus library and you may be able to recognize important African-American figures, from President Barack Obama to pop…

Painting for Paris

As News 25’s Katarina Luketich shows us, one art teacher at Popp’s Ferry Elementary is using what happened in Paris to teach love and solidarity.

Linking Bridges With Art

Some local artists were honored over the weekend for their hard work and contributions to our bridges here in South Mississippi.