October, 2015 (exact date TBD)
FIGMENT Jackson catalyzes and celebrates an abundance of creativity and passion, challenging artists and our communities to find new ways to create, share, think, and dream.
FIGMENT is a forum for the creation and display of participatory and interactive art by emerging artists across disciplines. FIGMENT began in July 2007 as a free, one-day participatory arts event on Governors Island in New York Harbor with over 2,600 participants. Since then, FIGMENT has grown significantly each year in number of projects, duration, participants, volunteers, fundraising capability, exhibitions, locations, overall level of commitment and participation, and public support.
Thank You for making FIGMENT Jackson 2014 an amazing experience! The fourth annual FIGMENT Jackson took place on October 18th, 2014. It was such a wonderful day of creativity, community, and fun! Thank you so much to the planning team who worked so long and hard over the last year(+)! Thank you to the artists; if it wasn't for your projects, there would be no FIGMENT Jackson. Your creativity was so inspiring to see and be apart of. Thank you to the volunteers who were such a HUGE help! Thank you to the Mississippi Arts Commission and Midtown Partners for...