Educator Events


Educator Appreciation Days

Saturday, September 7, 2013
Saturday, January 18, 2014

Teachers get in FREE with a school ID! On this special day, bring your valid school ID or current school check stub and get FREE admission to NOMA for you and up to 3 family members. NOMA appreciates your hard work and dedication in the classroom.

Educator Workshops

Bring art into your classroom with lessons inspired by NOMA’s permanent collection and temporary exhibitions. Lesson plans, workbooks, images, and a museum tour are provided. We make it easy to fulfill Act 175 requirements and integrate visual art in your curriculum. Workshops take place on Tuesday afternoons from 4:30 – 6:30 pm. Come at 4:00 to enjoy refreshments and exchange ideas with colleagues.

Please register by contacting or 504-658-4128.

Louisiana: Where Water Meets Land
Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Photography and the American Civil War
Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Conceptual Art
Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Schedule subject to change. Please check for updates.

Major support for StoryQuest is provided by the Patrick F. Taylor Foundation.

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“It was an eye-opener to be exposed to an artist (Thornton Dial) we had never heard of. He truly has an inventive way of presenting ideas of social justice. Keep up the good work. We'll be back!” Herman and Helen Sallmen; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada