The University of Southern Mississippi Gulf Park campus often hosts exhibits of traveling works of interest to the community. Check this page routinely for information about these shows.

Faulkner's World: The Photographs of Martin J. Dain

William Faulkner photographed with horse

Photographer Martin J. Dain was one of the few who photographed author  William Faulkner at Rowan Oak, the writer’s home in Oxford. A selection of those  images are compiled in a traveling exhibit, “Faulkner’s World: The Photographs  of Martin J. Dain,” on display at the Evelyn Gandy Cultural Center, 3rd floor Gulf Coast Library, Gulf Park campus through May 9.

Faculty and Staff Art Exhibit

The University of Southern Mississippi Gulf Coast Library is currently exhibiting artwork created by members of the university’s faculty and staff. The exhibit will be on display through the end of May and a reception honoring the artists will be held Thursday, May 29, from 3 – 5 p.m. in the room 204 of the library, which is located on the Gulf Park campus in Long Beach.

Works include paintings, pottery, photography, home décor, handcrafted jewelry, handmade soaps, baskets, quilts, detailed needlework, quilling and wood art, among a variety of other art displays. Select items are available for purchase and all items are available for viewing during regular library hours.