Accolades Published September 28th, 2011 ACCESS PRESS KIT & LOGOS

New Orleans Named One of the Top Mid-Sized Art Cities in American Style Magazine

Food and music, plus lots (and lots!) of visual art: New Orleans offers them all. The city is a veritable melting pot of entertainments. "New Orleans is a hub of music and art.

The New Orleans Museum of Art, the city's oldest fine arts institution, features more than 40,000 works in its permanent collection, and its five-acre Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden-including 50 sculptures, meandering footpaths, reflecting lagoons and 200-year-old live oaks-is ranked as one of the most important sculpture installations in the United States.

Read the full American Style article here:

http://www.americanstyle.com/2011/05/top-25-mid-sized-cities-2/

related

15 International Summer Art Exhibitions You Should Definitely See

From June 20th, 2014 read more

'Gordon Parks: The Making of an Argument' featured by the Google Cultural Institute

From June 6th, 2014 read more

New Orleans rewards Essence Festival visitors who seek roots of African-American culture

From June 5th, 2014 read more

New Orleans Museum of Art showcases African-American muralist Hale Woodruff with 'Rising Up'

From May 16th, 2014 read more