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NOMA exhibit 'What is a photograph?'

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By Doug McCash, nola.com “What is a photograph?” an exhibit tracing the history of photo techniques from 1840 onward opens at the New Orleans Museum of Art April 20 and continues through August 19. The photographs were selected mostly from… read more

What is a Photograph?

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What is a photograph? How do we define its history? This exhibition, compiled mostly from NOMA’s permanent collection, examines many forms of photography from the 1840s to the present, in order to explore these questions. Over the past 190 years,… read more

Silver

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The Decorative Arts Department of the New Orleans Museum of Art has magnificent examples of silver artistry. Among these are the Elinor Bright Richardson collection of English silver, which features works by the great Paul Storr, the Gross Collection of… read more

What is a Photograph?

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What is a Photograph? describes and includes many of the most common photographic processes (daguerreotypes, salted paper prints, gelatin silver prints, and inkjet prints), but it also includes objects, artifacts, and practices that have typically been considered marginal to the… read more

Arts Quarterly

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Our award-winning members’ publication, Arts Quarterly features interviews, museum news, information on current and upcoming exhibitions, collection spotlights and more. For your convenience, it is available in both print and online form (interactive PDF below). To receive a print copy… read more

Immaculate Conception

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Portrayed on a pale green background, Mary, shown full figure, stands with hands in a praying gesture. Her white gown and mantel are stamped with gold in differing patterns. Sewn into the canvas are actual jewels; an earring in her… read more

MASS PRODUCED

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MASS PRODUCED as been extended! This exhibition aims to examine the impact of industrial techniques on mass-produced objects for the home. The nineteenth century saw an explosion in the quantity and types of merchandise available for purchase, largely due to… read more

Connect

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While browsing NOMA’s collection online, you can save works of art and create your own collection! You can print your collection and use it for your own tour the next time you visit the Museum. read more

Artist Swoon Discusses Thalassa Sculpture

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Video by: Doug MacCash of the Times Picayune Caledonia “Swoon” Curry discusses her new print/sculpture installation “Thalassa” at the New Orleans Museum of Art, which she describes as a “beautiful, grotesque octopus jellyfish woman.” As she speaks, Curry credits Jay… read more

Create Your Own Collection

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While browsing NOMA’s collection online, you can save works of art and create your own collection! You can print your collection and use it for your own tour the next time you visit the Museum. read more

Decorative Art

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The Decorative Arts Department of the New Orleans Museum of Art is the largest division of the permanent collection, with more than 15,000 works of art. The collection ranges from antiquity to the present and from a myriad of cultures… read more

LOVE in the Garden presented by Regions Bank

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Friday, September 26, 2014 7 p.m. | Patron Party 8 p.m. | Garden Party 9 p.m. | Late Night Party Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden Please call 504.658.4121 to become a sponsor to purchase tickets. Click here for full… read more

LOVE in the Garden presented by Regions Bank

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LOVE IN THE GARDEN Friday, September 26, 2014 7pm Patron Party | 8pm Garden Party | 9pm Late Night Party Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden SPONSORSHIP LEVELS AND BENEFITS Purchase sponsorship packages at the right GOLD SPONSORSHIP Art Angels… read more

2005 New Orleans Triennial: A Southern Perspective on Prints

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“What is a print?” That question was posed in the call for entries for the 2005 New Orleans Triennial. Artists responses covered both ends of the spectrum, from traditional methodologies to the more contemporary development of digital practices. The choice… read more

Lichtenstein Sculpture Set For NOMA Entrance

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By Eileen Fleming | WWNO Read the article and listen to the broadcast here There's a new sculpture on the way for the New Orleans Museum of Art. A 20-foot-tall aluminum piece by pop modernist Roy Lichtenstein will soon take… read more

Photo Permit

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Portico and Sculpture Garden Photography Permit A $50 fee is required to take professional photos on NOMA’s portico or in the Besthoff Sculpture Garden. Purchase a permit online and in the “note to seller” field, write in the requested date… read more

Gordon Parks: The Making of an Argument

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This exhibition explores the making of Gordon Parks’ first photographic essay for Life magazine in 1948, “Harlem Gang Leader.” After gaining the trust of one particular group of gang members and their leader, Leonard “Red” Jackson, Parks produced a series… read more

Camille Henrot: Cities of Ys

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The New Orleans Museum of Art is pleased to debut the first U.S. solo exhibition this fall by French artist Camille Henrot (born 1978, lives in New York), recipient of the 2013 Venice Biennale Silver Lion for promising young artist.… read more

Thornton Dial's Hard Truths at NOMA

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By Alex Rawls for Offbeat The goat is probably the wrong place to start a discussion of Thornton Dial's art, but how often does a spray-painted silver goat show up on the walls of NOMA? There's clearly a dessicated goat… read more

The Year in Art

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It’s been a hell of a year. That can be taken in a number of ways, but what stands out is that more changes have occurred in this city’s art scene over the past 12 months than typically would take… read more