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A History of the New Orleans Museum of Art

The New Orleans Museum of Art, the city’s oldest fine arts institution, has a magnificent permanent collection of almost 40,000 objects. The collection, noted for its extraordinary strengths in French and American art, photography, glass, and African and Japanese works, continues to grow. The five-acre Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at NOMA is one… Read More

Bernard Faucon: The Most Beautiful Day Of My Youth

“The beauty of natural countryside is never surpassed by anything created by the human imagination.” – Bernard Faucon As New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) kicks off centennial celebrations, Bernard Faucon: The Most Beautiful Day of My Youth photographs are on display, November 14, 2010 through March 13, 2011. These 60 photographs depict one-­?day celebrations… Read More

Rekindled LOVE In The Garden

There’s nothing like a new dress, a fresh fragrance – or in this case a renovated lush landscape – to rekindle love. Following its $2.7 million FEMA funded renovation, the New Orleans Museum of Art’s Sculpture Garden is sure to provide an undeniably romantic setting during the sixth annual LOVE in the Garden celebration, to be… Read More