Stories from WMA
What a great week it’s been at WMA — and it’s not over yet!
WMA opened new exhibitions last night at Art After Hours, with exhibiting artists Sonya Yong James and Sarah Marshall in attendance. Each artist took the time to chat at length with the many guests and museum members about their work, and paid special attention to encourage area high school students to follow their own creative pursuits and pathways. WMA creates meaningful connections between our Wiregrass neighbors and artists through exhibitions, programs, and special projects throughout the year, and we’re grateful for all the special moments along the way — like when WMA Teens member Mylah met Sonya Yong James last night!
In addition to installing and opening new exhibitions this week, WMA welcomed daily visitors from across the region, including those who traveled for Art After Hours from Birmingham, Tuscaloosa, and Atlanta.
WMA’s team inspired lifelong learning through art with fun events, programs, and outreach to our local community, including…