Current Exhibits


Jackson Civic Arts Association Biennial Show

This juried exhibit features work by members of the Jackson Civic Art Association (JCAA). Founded in 1947, the JCAA is dedicated to the creation and aThis juried exhibit features work by members of the Jackson Civic Art Association (JCAA). Founded in 1947, the JCAA is dedicated to the creation and appreciation of fine art.ppreciation of fine art.

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Art à Loan

The Art á Loan program is designed to encourage young artists to share their talents with the Jackson community. Artworks from students in Kindergarten through 12th grade are selected by a committee to be professionally framed and displayed at the museum. Following the exhibit, the artworks are rented and displayed in public locations around Jackson for one year. Pictures are listed...

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Lynne A. Loftis Jackson History Gallery

Jackson's rich past is celebrated and explored in the Lynne A Loftis Jackson History gallery.  See the start of "Jacksonopolis", the community started in 1829. Learn about Jackson's role in manufacturing, the railroad industry, state corrections, and the formation of the Republican party. View products that were made in our city, from Sparton radios, corsets, to automobiles. There's much to...

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2018/19 Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition

"Stacked Series" features twelve sculptures by artist, Ken Thompson The ideas for this exhibit must have started sixty-some years ago with me as a toddler sitting on the floor ‘stacking’ blocks.  I have always had a fascination with buildings and bridges as well as the columns, posts, beams, and arches that support them. I come to this...

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Andrews Gallery of Wildlife Art

The Andrews Gallery of Wildlife Art features paintings, wood carvings, taxidermy mounts, bronze sculptures, and prints. The artworks are from the collection of Andy and Sandy Andrews, longtime residents of Jackson and lifetime lovers of art. Currently, the Andrews Gallery highlights the artwork and career of Bart Walter. A full-time sculptor for three decades, Bart Walter is...

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Never Enough Time Gallery

Allen Spiess Jr., a local collector, provided funds to construct and furnish the Never Enough Time gallery space. Al is pleased to have the Ella in the Jackson community so that visitors can enjoy his collections and the collections of others. He hopes this will inspire others to donate or lend their collections to the Ella Sharp Museum...

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