Search Results matching "Acrylic and/or tempera, and ball point pen ink on paper"

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

Portrait of Colonel George Watson (1718-1800)

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This is a three-quarter length male portrait of Colonel George Watson. He appears as a middle-aged man, dressed in a full powdered wig and an olive-brown coat with gold buttons and braid. He holds written document in his proper left… 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

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

Dario Robleto: The Prelives of the Blues

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Dario Robleto: The Prelives of the Blues is a solo exhibition of work by conceptual artist Dario Robleto, featuring sculpture and works on paper from the past ten years. This exhibition centers on the historical and emotional resonance of music,… 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

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

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

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

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" & 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

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

Gambit Names NOMA Best Museum of 2011

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Gambit readers have a lot of opinions - and Gambit has a lot of categories in their annual Best of New Orleans® survey. Every summer, they ask for input in categories from Best Banh Mi to Best Political Scandal, from… read more

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

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

Prints and Drawings

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NOMA’s Prints and Drawings collection is comprised of almost 7000 individual prints, books, portfolios and unique works on paper, the majority of which were executed by noted l9th and 20th century European and American artists. 20th century American drawings and… read more

Photos bring the Civil War into new light

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NOMA exhibit examines photography on the battlefields of the Civil War By John D’Addario | The New Orleans Advocate This article originally appeared here 2014 will mark the 150th anniversary of several key events of the Civil War, including the… read more

Shadow and Light

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Every photograph depends upon the interplay of shadow and light for its existence. In fact, the earliest photographs were nothing but shadows, cameraless images created by placing some specimen directly on a piece of photographic paper. From the very origins… read more

Gentlemen Callers: Paul Cadmus and George Dureau

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“It’s almost time for our gentlemen callers to start arriving. How many do you suppose we’re going to entertain this afternoon?” -Amanda Wingfield in The Glass Menagerie TENNESSEE WILLIAMS World famous as an authority on Tennessee Williams and William Faulkner,… read more

Modern European Art

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Highlights of NOMA’s European modern paintings include outstanding examples of the important art movements of the 20th Century: Fauvism, Cubism, Die Brücke, Blaue Reiter, School of Paris, Surrealism and l’art brut. Fauvism burst onto the Paris art scene with the… read more

Lifelike

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Organized by the Walker Art Center, Lifelike invites a close examination of artworks based on commonplace objects and situations, which are startlingly realistic, often playful, and sometimes surreal. This international group exhibition features artists variously using scale, unusual materials, and… read more