Search Results matching "Acrylic and/or tempera, graphite, and ball point ink on cardboard with string"

Radar Astronomy

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A wooden box with glass window contains a chrome, rounded bar, which is attached horizantally at either end. It bears two metal rings. A wine glass holding a glass marble ist below, and a wooden ball is poised above, on… read more

Odyssey Ball, party with a purpose at NOMA

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By Doug MacCash, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune on November 01, 2012 at 1:34 PM, updated November 01, 2012 at 3:45 PM The Odyssey Ball, the New Orleans Museum of Art's traditional fall fundraising extravaganza, takes place from 9 p.m. to… read more

Yucca Kachina

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Kachina is wearing a skirt, and its arms are bent at the elbow, with its hands clenched in front. It had a cylindrical head with a projecting domed mouth with teeth and conical extended ears with red fiber attachments. Its… read more

Italian Collection

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The Italian Collection NOMA’s Italian painting collection from the early Renaissance through the 18th Century is particularly distinguished. A group of panel paintings in tempera with gilded backgrounds, some as early as the 1300s, includes Bartolomeo Vivarini’s altarpiece of the… read more

NOMA Volunteer Committee (NVC)

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NVC Membership entitles you to: Three general meetings a year with informative speakers and light lunch Camaraderie Newsletters Studio Salons Art Trips The opportunity to volunteer in our beautiful museum NVC Volunteer Opportunities: Fund raising events including Art in Bloom,… read more

Message from the Director

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NOMA is honored to announce a major addition to the permanent collection this spring. The gift, Melic Meeting (Spread), 1979 by Robert Rauschenberg, was created during a pivotal period in Rauschenberg’s career and NOMA is delighted to share it with… read more

Objects of Desire: Faberge from the Hodges Family Collection

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OBJECTS OF DESIRE: Fabergé from the Hodges Family Collection featured sculpture, jewels, smoking accessories, scientific instruments and other precious objects by Peter Carl Fabergé, and was on view from November 9, 2008 through January 18, 2009. The opening of this… read more

Lifelike at NOMA

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By D. Eric Bookhardt | Gambit Weekly Click here to read the article on Gambit Weekly’s website. Visual art has long been concerned with realism - the accurate depiction of the “real” world around us - but now, thanks to… read more

"Lifelike" & Odyssey Ball

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On view November 11 to January 27, Lifelike explores the boundaries between the real and fabricated in the work of over 50 artists from around the globe. Artists featured in the exhibition Include Andy Warhol, Ai Weiwei, Charles Ray, James… read more

New exhibition at NOMA shows off permanent collection

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Truth is, there's nothing much new in the exhibition "Great Collectors/Great Donors: The Making of the New Orleans Museum of Art, 1910-2010," which meanders through the ground-floor gallery at The New Orleans Museum of Art. Of course, newness isn't the… read more

10 Things to Do in New Orleans This Weekend

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By Lauren LaBorde | MyNewOrleans.com This article originally appeared here Thursday, June 19 Paul McCartney cancelled his show in New Orleans tonight, but a bunch of New Orleans musicians had already taken off work. So they put together a concert… read more

NOMA Goes Green! Thanks to Keep Louisiana Beautiful Awards

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NOMA Participates in "America Recycles Day" Thanks to Keep Louisiana Beautiful (New Orleans, LA) – As New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) celebrates 100 years, the museum is implementing sustainable practices. NOMA recently received a grant from Keep Louisiana Beautiful,… read more

What is a Photograph?

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Posted by Wendy Rodrigue on Gambit blog. Few art exhibitions today span seamlessly two hundred years. I considered this at The Metropolitan Museum of Art recently during The Renaissance Portrait, a selection of paintings dated just prior to Leonardo da… read more

Katie Holten

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As told to Allese Thomson Baker for Artforum. Katie Holten is an Irish-born, New York–based multimedia artist whose work explores the relationship between human beings and the natural environment. She represented Ireland at the 2003 Venice Biennale and in 2009… read more

Woah, NOMA has a new website!

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While randomly perusing the interwebs I stumbled upon an amazing redesign for the New Orleans Museum of Art. The logo is the same, but the site overhaul breathes new life into a brand that is having its own rebirth. Here… read more

Membership

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Membership Become a member of the premier fine arts organization in the Gulf South. Your membership entitles you to visit NOMA as often as you like with free admission. Explore galleries of breathtaking artworks from every culture spanning over 5,000… read more

Seeing the Elephant

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Traveling Exhibit of Civil War Photographs Charges NOMA By Cheryl Castjohn | NOLA Defender This article originally appeared here In an instant, The New York Times’ vast search capabilities produce an excerpt from a March 1, 1861, item explicating the… read more