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Art in Bloom 2021 • Home Grown, presented by IBERIABANK | First Horizon

Wed, May 5th, 2021 at 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The New Orleans Museum of Art and the Garden Study Club of New Orleans invite you to participate in Art in Bloom 2021 | Home Grown presented by IBERIABANK |First HorizonOne of the most anticipated springtime events in New Orleans, for five days at NOMA, from May 5–9, Art in Bloom will showcase spectacular floral designs created by garden clubs, floral designers and creative talents from across New Orleans.

With the current climate in mind, 2021’s theme, Home Grown will bring together exhibitors and speakers primarily from our city and region to celebrate the beauty that you can create at home.  This year, Art in Bloom will feature both virtual and in-person experiences for patrons to enjoy while adhering to safety measures that will insure the well-being of visitors, patrons and staff.

Schedule of Events

Wednesday, May 5 and Thursday, May 6, 4-9 pm 1 hour Patron Preview & Wine Tours. Reservations required.
Thursday, May 6 – Lectures. Limited capacity – reservations first come first served; virtual access will also be available.

Lecture Series, Thursday, May 6

The lecture series to be held in NOMA’s newly renovated Lapis Center for the Arts, with reduced capacity, will feature two speakers: Margot Shaw, founder and editor of Flower Magazine and author of Living Floral: Entertaining and Decorating with Flowers and Richard Keith Langham, renowned interior designer and author of About Decorating: The Remarkable Rooms of Richard Keith Langham.  Seating is limited. Patrons who are unable to attend in person will be able to view the lectures virtually.

Virtual Package, available Thursday, May 6

Three pre-recorded creative instructional videos (cooking by Beth Biundo, floral design by Margaret Ludwig, and container gardening by Karl Becnel) will be available for virtual viewing at your convenience. These videos are in addition to the lecture series and Art in Bloom virtual tour of floral displays, hosted by Bryan Batt.

Silent Auction, Monday May 3 – noon, Monday May 10

View auction items in person at NOMA from Wednesday, May 5 through Sunday, May 9 – AUCTION CLOSED






  • Virtual access to lectures on May 6 at NOMA and to 3 pre-recorded virtual talks


BOUQUET | $10,000

  • Sixteen (16) Patron Preview Wine & Tour Tickets
  • Six (6) Gold Section seats for lectures with six (6) boxed lunches “To Go”
  • Twelve (12) VIP passes to view floral displays Thursday, May 6-Sunday, May 9
  • Virtual Package


IRIS | $5,000

  • Ten (10) Patron Preview Wine & Tour Tickets
  • Four (4) Gold Section seats for lectures with four (4) boxed lunches “To Go”
  • Eight (8) VIP passes to view floral displays Thursday, May 6-Sunday, May 9
  • Virtual Package


ORCHID | $2,500

  • Eight (8) Patron Preview Wine & Tour Tickets
  • Two (2) Gold Section seats for lectures with two (2) boxed lunches “To Go”
  • Four (4) VIP passes to view floral displays Thursday, May 5-Sunday, May 9
  • Virtual Package


MAGNOLIA | $1,000

  • Four (4) Patron Preview Wine & Tour Tickets
  • Two (2) Gold Section seats for lectures with two (2) boxed lunches “To Go”
  • Four (4) VIP passes to view floral displays Thursday, May 6-Sunday, May 9
  • Virtual Package



  • Two (2) Patron Preview Wine & Tour Tickets
  • One (1) Silver Section seat for lectures with one (1) boxed lunch “To Go”
  • Two (2) VIP passes to view floral displays Thursday, May 6-Sunday, May 9
  • Virtual Package



  • One (1) Patron Preview Wine & Tour Ticket
  • One (1) Seat for lectures with one (1) boxed lunch “To Go”
  • One (1) VIP pass to view floral Thursday, May 6-Sunday, May 9
  • Virtual Package



AZALEA | $175

  • One (1) Patron Preview Wine & Tour Ticket
  • Virtual access on May 6 to 3 pre-recorded virtual talks


Thank You to our Current Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor

Media Sponsors

Eugenie and Joseph Jones Family Foundation
Brett and James Lapeyre
Sally and Jay Lapeyre

AOS Interior Environments
Elly and Merritt Lane

Elizabeth A. Boh
Mrs. Robert H. Boh
Marion Bright
Caroline and Murray Calhoun
Sally and Walter Cockerham
Susan and Jimmy Gundlach
Jones Walker
LCMC Health
Pixie and Jimmy Reiss
Kim and Jamey Roddy
Donna and Ben Rosen
Dr. and Mrs. Charles C. Smith III

Gail and John Bertuzzi
Black Bay Energy Capital
Susan and Ralph Brennan
Louisette Brown and George Dunbar
The Chloe
Dorothy M. Clyne
Ellen English
Catherine and Semmes Favrot
Sarah and Greg Feirn
Ella and Chip Flower
Hales Family Fund
Susan and Doug Johnson
Kathleen and John Kazour
Alice Key
Jennifer and Dennis Lauscha
Lynne and Rick McMillan
Michele Murphy
Gary and Linda Raphael
Susan and Charles Schadt
Robyn and Andrew Schwarz
Gayle and Ed Shearer
Liz and Poco Sloss
Susu and Andrew Stall
Sarah and Doug Stokes
Anne R. Sutherlin
Sarah and George Young
Zemurray Foundation

Martha Leggett Allen
Ellen and Mac Ball
Elinor Bright
Susan Boyd Bright
Joey and Buzzy Brown
Kia and Christian Brown
Mary and Miles Clements
Elizabeth Cordes
Laurie and Warren Doyle
Ms. Ann R. Duffy and Dr. John R. Skinner
Duplantier Family
Sweet and Ben Dupuy
Leah Englehardt
Eskew Dumez Ripple
Diana Pipes Eustis
Kit and Gus Fritchie
Julie and Ted George
Alexa Georges
Dathel and John Georges
Melissa Gibbs and Vaughan Fitzpatrick
Anne and William Goliwas
Stephanie Goliwas
Gwathmey and Fritz Gomila
Steve and Honorable Karen Herman
Marilee and Andrew Hovet
Heidi and Arthur Huguley
Malise and Clay Kearney
Susu and Mike Kearney
Sara and David Kelso
Donald Kern and Lynne Neitzschman
C.C. and Bill Langenstein
Patti and Robert Lapeyre
Fifi and Sean Laughlin
Courtney and Ted Le Clercq
Conor Lutkewitte
Renee and Paul Masinter
Jonathan McCall
Lizzie McCleskey
Laura and Robert McNeal
Charlotte and John Alden Meade
Denise Morse
Suzette Neuenhaus
Peter Patout
Ashley and Barbee Ponder
Anne and Edmund Redd
Melissa Rufty
Katherine and _____Saer
Peggy Schleiff
Shlenker Family Foundation
Anne Strachan
Tesson Family Foundation
Suzanne and Robert Thomas
Melanee and Steve Usdin
Sarah and Patrick Vance
Michelle and Lamar Villere
Linda H. Westfeldt
Lele and Brent Wood

Gail Asprodites
Cecile Ballard
Margaret Saer Beer
Ashley Bright
Patricia Brinson
Vivian Cahn
Dr. Jane Clayton
Mathilde Currence
Shaun Duncan
Anne Atkinson Fitz-Hugh
Leslie Gottsegen
Karen Gundlach
Katherine Hakenjos
Carol Hall
Susan Hayne
Mrs. Hunter Garrett Hill
Katie Hovas
Katherine Koerner
Mrs. Holt Kolb
Mary Lucy and David Lane
Margaret LeCorgne
Catherine Lemoine
Rebecca Lester
Catherine Makk
Olivia Manning
Louise W. McIlhenny
Jennifer McMillan
Kathleen Opotowsky
Monique and James Robinson
Angele Parlange
Katherine Shannon
Mary Frances Smart
Anne Villere
Lauren Wakeman
Kathleen White
Elizabeth Wooten

Kimberly Clarke Armatis
Bridget and Bobby Bories Fund
Martha Brown
Robert Butcher
Sheila and Hugh Collins
Quincy Crawford
Toni Feinman
Laura and Welles Fitzpatrick
Lesley Fitpatrick
Catherine Freeman
Anne Gillin
Helen Smith Guidry
Laine Harper
Carolyn Hayne
Lynn and Lura Harrison
Vivienne and Peck Hayne
Christian and Deidre Hooper
Caroline Kearney
Karyn Kearney
Lilla Kearney
Cary King
Kathy Kornman
Helen LeBourgeois
Cynthia and Robert LeBreton
Julienne LeCorgne
Allison Crutcher McAshan
Mary Scott McKinnon
Linda Miller
Shelby W. Mills
Cathy Posey
Erica Reiss
Babs Good Rosenfeld
Anna Schaefer
Mimi and Claude Schlesinger
Darcy Devine Scoggin, LCSW, ACSW
Camille Strachan
Missy Sutherlin
Sally Suthon
Jean Taylor
Cathy Thomason
Ann Thompson
Kate Werner
Dr. and Mrs. Scott A. Tucker
Anne Villere
Elizabeth Wooten


For more information, please contact NOMA by phone 504.658.4121 or email: AIB@noma.org. Please note that the deadline to be included in printed materials is March 1, 2021.

NOMA and the Garden Study Club will adhere to all local and state mandates. In the event of a COVID 19 resurgence or the inability to hold the event on the scheduled dates, we will make every effort to reschedule Art in Bloom. In the case that we are unable to reschedule, your ticket purchase or sponsorship will be considered a 100% tax donation to Art in Bloom. Tickets are non-refundable.


Wed, May 5th, 2021
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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