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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

Art in Bloom presented by IBERIABANK

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Patron and Preview Party March 18, 2015 Lectures and Luncheon March 19, 2015 at the New Orleans Museum of Art TICKET LEVELS Purchase tickets at the right. Patron Party | 6 – 10 pm Contemporary | $10,000 16 Patron Tickets… 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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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

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

NOMA Business Council

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NOMA Business Council Membership A strong museum and visual arts culture helps promote and stimulate a vibrant city, an ideal place to build a business and professionally engage with a community. As NOMA transitions with new programming, new community collaborations,… read more

NOMA 100: Gifts for the Second Century

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The New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) opened on December 16, 1911 owning just nine works of art. Today the museum has over 35,000 objects in its holdings. In celebration of its centennial year, the museum is featuring 110 new… read more

Käthe Kollwitz: Graphics from the Jean Stein Collection

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From November 15, 2009, to March 14, 2010, the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) presented a new exhibition of prints and drawings by one of Germany’s greatest 20th century artists, Käthe Kollwitz: Graphics from the Jean Stein Collection. Organized… read more

History

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History of the New Orleans Museum of Art The institution now known as the New Orleans Museum of art began in 1910 when local businessman Isaac Delgado offered $150,000 to the City Park Commission for the purpose of creating a… read more

Felix J. Dreyfous Library

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Welcome to your library! FELIX J. DREYFOUS LIBRARY MISSION STATEMENT The library is a resource center for the museum’s community. The Felix J. Dreyfous library of the New Orleans Museum of Art aims to support the museum’s mission to “inspire… read more

Paintings go beyond the realism of photography

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By John d’Addario | The New Orleans Advocate This article originally appeared here Painting and photography have always had a complex relationship. Conceived as an adjunct to painting in the earliest years of its development in the first decades of… read more