This sculpture, of a kind known as jonyeleni or nyeleni (little pretty one or little Nyele, a common name), was likely used by the Jo association. These figures, in their minimal form, illustrate Bamana notions of ideal feminine beauty and,… read more
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A buildingscape with horse drawn carriages. Filling the entire left side, and entering into right, is a four storied masonry structure. The second and third stories are divided by a string cornice and entablature. The top and bottom sections are… read more
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
By Chris Waddington, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune This article originally appeared here New Orleans summers are hot, but the 2014 Fall arts season promises to be hotter. To help you plan, we assembled a list of 35 arts events between… read more
By Kathleen DesHotel | The New Orleans Advocate This article originally appeared here In New Orleans, a person can buy a dozen oysters on the half shell or second-line with the Dirty Dozen Brass Band. In Covington, art appreciators can… read more