Find the latest information about exhibitions and programs at the Mississippi Arts + Entertainment Experience

Welcome to The MAX Press Page, where the media can find the latest information about exhibitions and programs at the Mississippi Arts + Entertainment Experience.

For additional information, interview requests, or high-res images, please contact

If you are a member of the media who would like to be added to our press list, please contact

The MAX to Host The Jim Henson Exhibition: Imagination Unlimited beginning January 12

Dec 21, 2018
Featuring characters from Sesame Street, The Muppet Show, Fraggle Rock, and The Dark Crystal, along with opportunities for visitors to …
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Gallagher & Associates

Apr 26, 2018

“The MAX isn’t organized like any other history, culture, or art museum; the design is based around the idea that …
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The MAX Grand Opening Week Calendar of Events

Apr 17, 2018

Something for Everyone at The MAX Grand Opening Friday, April 27 6am-3pm SuperTalk Radio Live Broadcast Stop by The MAX …
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A State of Sites and Stories

Apr 11, 2018

The MAX to Feature Interactive Exhibits Highlighting Arts Places and People from Mississippi When the Mississippi Arts + Entertainment Experience …
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The Fine Arts of Learning

Apr 8, 2018

The MAX to Offer Diverse Educational Programming for All Ages Education and the arts will unite when the Mississippi Arts …
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The Start of Something Big

Apr 8, 2018

Black-Tie Gala and Opening-Week Events to Celebrate Launch of The MAX Ever since the Mississippi Arts + Entertainment Experience (The …
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Media Contacts:

Jerome Trahan
Director of Marketing
601-581-1550 ext. 35

Paula Chance
Graphic Designer
601-581-1550 ext. 18

Press Kit

Media Contacts and Guidelines

All media requests for interviews, press passes, and information, including photography and filming requests, must be coordinated through The MAX’s Marketing Department. Office hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

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Press Contact:

Paula Chance
Graphic designer
601-581-1550 ext. 18

Our goal is to accommodate all requests in a timely manner, please note that we cannot always accommodate members of the media who arrive without prior communication. If you would like to obtain a press pass to visit The MAX, please contact the Marketing Department at least two business days in advance.

The Mississippi Arts + Entertainment Experience allows on-site photography and filming for media purposes; restrictions apply. All photo and video shoots must be coordinated through the Marketing Department. Please read our Photography Policy and Guidelines. You may also submit a photography/filming request via email.

High-resolution interior and exterior images of The MAX and images related to exhibitions are available for reproduction by the media. Contact the Marketing Department for high-res images or more information specific to your request.

Photography and filming for commercial purposes are subject to additional fees and typically scheduled on Mondays when The MAX is closed to the public. Please submit a request for a commercial shoot via email.

Photography Policy and Guidelines

The MAX is a popular location for photographers. While personal photography is encouraged at the Museum, it must be conducted without disruption to Museum operations.

Photography Policy and Guidelines

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