A selection of regular content from New Orleans artists, art writers, and art admirers, covering the local art scene in New Orleans neighborhoods, including the Marigny, the Bywater / St. Claude Arts District, and the French Quarter.
The Green Project has been keeping materials out of local landfills since 1994 by accepting donated building materials and reselling them to the public from its warehouse store at affordable prices. Lots of materials. "You can donate pretty much anything ... Read More »
Monica Rose Kelly was first drawn to New Orleans when she was asked to curate an exhibit on the effects of Hurricane Katrina three years after the storm -- in New Jersey. “We solicited 180 artworks for the ... Read More »
New Orleans lost a special person on Monday. George Dureau, a superb visual artist and even more accomplished photographer, died at the age of 83. He was a friend for more than 30 years. George was a ... Read More »
David Shaw is an Ohio-born musician and lead singer of the Revivalists, a New Orleans-bred band that not only revives the soulful sounds of the city, but continues to reinvent those sounds year after year. Read More »
The BUKU Music + Art Project returned to the banks of the Mississippi River last weekend for its third, and arguably best, installment. The festival organizers clearly care about delivering a unique experience, and their efforts paid off ... Read More »
As if a hot shower weren't pleasure enough in itself, now you can actually contribute to the post-BP disaster clean up as you scrub. Here’s the story: Tippy Tippens, another one of our new NOLA citizens, felt called ... Read More »
“This show more than any I have ever done packs an emotional punch,” says Jeff Rosenheim of "Photography and the American Civil War," the critically acclaimed exhibition he curated for the Met, now on view at the New Orleans Museum of Art. “I don’t think anyone is going to forget seeing these wounded soldiers." Read More »