A New Structure

More than often, I’m reminded that the work we do here at the house and archives is remarkable, simply because it’s all about the legacy of one person, one man, and legend –– Louis Armstrong. Over the span of six decades, Armstrong’s career trajectory noticeably represented that of a world renowned musician, philanthropist, activist, ambassador... Continue Reading →

Solid Foundations

After my first week’s experience as a curatorial fellow, I thought that it was nearly impossible to surpass my initial level of excitement. However, as time progressed my enthusiasm grew. I am elated to have learned more about the mechanics of museum operations. I was given a variety of tasks that allowed me to gain a... Continue Reading →

Hear Me Now

Often in life, our experiences affirm the career trajectory we presumably aim, or expect, to follow. For many of us, there’s an innate feeling that draws us towards something – and somehow we stick to it. I stuck to art, not merely to play, but as a catalyst for life. And now, I arrive here... Continue Reading →

My First Week as a Curatorial Fellow

Meaningful interactions with those around me have always been highlighted on my list of priorities. I am often described as “eccentric,” “outgoing” and “artistic.” My love for human interaction blossomed when I began a year long internship at the Mississippi Museum of Art. I was given the power to enlighten others while delivering guided tours.... Continue Reading →

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