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WHERE TO BE: At NOMA, It’s Where Y’Art

The New Orleans Museum of Art has started what it hopes will become a Friday night tradition with Where Y’Art. Every Friday from 5 to 9 p.m., NOMA offers live music, family art-making activities, and such museum-related events as film screenings, lectures, artist demonstrations and exhibit walk-throughs. (Tonight there will be a walk-through of the… Read More

Discover The Delights Of New Orleans’ Parks

The New Orleans Museum of Art: NOMA (www.noma.org), as everyone calls it, is celebrating its 100th birthday this year. This summer, a literally larger-than-life installation of Thalassa, the Greek Goddess of the Sea by the artist Swoon lords over the museum’s neoclassical entrance hall. The 20-foot-tall woman’s figure, covered with fabric swatches and sea creatures,… Read More