News & Updates

New Orleans Museum Of Art To Participate In UNCF And AAMD Initiative To Foster The Next Generation Of Museum Professionals

Pilot Program Begins January 2014 — will Provide Internships, Career-Readiness Assistance, and Professional Development for Students of Color New York— Nov. 21—New Orleans Museum of Art today announced that it will participate in the UNCF’s (the United Negro College Fund) and the Association of Art Museum Directors’ (AAMD) nationwide program to address diversity in the… Read More

NOMA Shows Off Photo Collection

By Eileen Fleming | WWNO Listen to the story here The New Orleans Museum of Art is offering a glimpse at a fraction of its collection of photographs. Of the 10,000 pictures, 132 are on display. We spoke with curator Russell Lord about the exhibition — how NOMA built such an extensive collection, starting in… Read More

New Orleans Museum Of Art Names Gallery In Honor Of Joshua Mann Pailet And His Mother, Charlotte, Establishing An Endowment For Photography Initiatives

New Orleans, LA- New Orleans Museum of Art is pleased to announce the naming of the A. Charlotte Mann and Joshua Mann Pailet Gallery. This gallery is named in honor of Joshua Mann Pailet and his mother Charlotte Mann in recognition of their continued support of the arts and NOMA. Included with Pailet’s generous gift,… Read More

Review: Cities Of Ys And The Classic Works Of Emory Douglas

By D. Eric Bookhardt | Gambit Weekly This review originally posted at Though visually spare, this New Orleans Museum of Art exposition goes straight to the heart of the paradoxes that define coastal Louisiana. French artist and Venice Biennale award-winner Camille Henrot uses videos and symbolic objects to portray Louisiana’s receding coast and the… Read More