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Object Lesson: Breath by Lee Krasner

“I never violate my inner rhythm. I loathe to force anything… I listen to it and I stay with it. I have always been this way. I have regards for the inner voice.” –Lee Krasner Krasner’s paintings explore the role of the body in art, treating painting as a form of self- exploration. In Breath,… Read More

NOMA’s Mini Masters program prepares and delivers at-home activity kits

Mini Masters is a collaborative arts integration program for pre-kindergarten students featuring works of art from the New Orleans Museum of Art. Mini Masters encourages students to develop higher order thinking skills, make observations, and engage in conversations through museum visits and classroom activities. The program is designed to build capacity of early childhood educators… Read More

Suggested Reading List: Reflection and Self-Care

NOMA’s Learning and Engagement staff suggests the following books related to themes of process and materials in art. In partnership with Octavia Books, links are provided to purchase these titles through this independent bookstore based in New Orleans, which offers nationwide shipping or curbside pickup. The store has also been approved for Phase 1 of… Read More