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July 2019

Friday Nights at NOMA: Safar musical performance with Mahmoud Chouki and Oscar Rossignoli | Artful Palate cooking demonstration at Café NOMA

July 26 at 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Friday Nights at NOMA features an exciting lineup of programs in 2019: live music, movies, children’s activities, and more. Regular admission prices apply—NOMA members are FREE—but there is no extra charge for programs or films. All galleries, the Museum Shop, and Café NOMA remain open till 9 pm. 5 – 8 pm: Art on the Spot drop-in activity table 5:30-8:30 pm: Safar musical performance with Mahmoud Chouki and Oscar Rossignoli 6 pm: Artful Palate cooking demonstration with Chef Kate Schwarloze…

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When I Get Home by Solange Knowles: Two Film Screenings

July 26 at 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Free

Visual artist and singer/songwriter Solange Knowles presents an extended director's cut featuring new scenes and musical arrangements of her interdisciplinary performance art film When I Get Home. The 41-minute film will be shown at two times: 6:30 pm and 7:45 pm. Admission is free. An RSVP is required to attend. RSVP here. The film was directed and edited by Knowles with contributing directors Alan Ferguson, Terence Nance, Jacolby Satterwhite, and Ray Tintori. Additional art is courtesy of Houston-based artists Autumn…

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Gallery Talk: You Are Here: A Brief History of Photography and Place with Curatorial Fellow Brian Piper

July 27 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

As the photography exhibition You Are Here: A Brief History of Photography and Place concludes, Curatorial Fellow Brian Piper will discuss the themes evident in the selection of images from NOMA's permanent collection. The exhibition explores photography’s complicated relationship to the places it represents, the places in which it is created, and the places in which we experience it. Image credit: Carrie Mae Weems, Untitled (Man and Mirror) from Kitchen Table Series, 1990, Gelatin silver print, Promised and partial gift of…

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August 2019

Museum Highlights Tour

August 1 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until August 31, 2019

NOMA docents guide visitors on hour-long tours of either the permanent collection or special exhibitions. Tours are free with NOMA admission. Meet in the Great Hall to join in.

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Friday Nights at NOMA: Screening of Shirin Neshat’s Looking for Oum Kulthum | Artful Palate cooking demonstration

August 2 at 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Friday Nights at NOMA features an exciting lineup of programs in 2019: live music, movies, children’s activities, and more. Regular admission prices apply—NOMA members are FREE—but there is no extra charge for programs or films. All galleries, the Museum Shop, and Café NOMA remain open till 9 pm. 5 - 8 pm: Art on the Spot drop-in activity table 6 pm: Artful Palate cooking demonstration with Chef Chris Fite 6:30 pm: Screening of Looking for Oum Kulthum ABOUT ARTFUL PALATE…

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Book Club Curatorial Program

August 8 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Join fellow book lovers as we read and discuss fiction and nonfiction books related to art, artists, art museums, NOMA’s collections and exhibitions. Join us for a curatorial program in conjunction with the book selection for August, The Brilliant History of Color in Art by Victoria Finlay

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Friday Nights at NOMA: Photographer’s Perspective with Jonathan Traviesa | Artful Palate cooking demonstration

August 9 at 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Friday Nights at NOMA features an exciting lineup of programs in 2019: live music, movies, children’s activities, and more. Regular admission prices apply—NOMA members are FREE—but there is no extra charge for programs or films. All galleries, the Museum Shop, and Café NOMA remain open till 9 pm. 5 – 8 pm: Art on the Spot drop-in activity table 6 pm: Artful Palate cooking demonstration with Chef Kris Padalino 6:30 pm: Photographer's Perspective with Jonathan Traviesa in conjunction with You…

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Gallery Talk: Bodies of Knowledge with Curator Katie Pfohl

August 14 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Gallery talks are casual conversations between artists, curators, and other special guests with NOMA visitors frequently scheduled throughout the year. Louisiana residents receive free admission to NOMA on Wednesdays courtesy of The Helis Foundation. Join Curator Katie Pfohl for a discussion about the exhibition Bodies of Knowledge.

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Gallery Talk about Wafaa Bilal’s 168:01

August 14 at 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

NOMA curators will be present to discuss artist Wafaa Bilal's interactive installation 168:01 in the exhibition Bodies of Knowledge. The work is comprised of a large bookshelf filled with blank, white books which symbolizes the burning and looting of libraries in Baghdad during the 2003 American invasion of Iraq. Museum visitors are invited to transform the shelves from austere white to color by donating a book that will be shipped to the College of Fine Arts at the University of…

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Safar musical performance with Mahmoud Chouki and Helen Gillet

August 14 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Throughout the run of Bodies of Knowledge, Mahmoud Chouki will create a new musical composition and series of site-specific performances for the exhibition,  collectively titled Safar, that explore how music can speak across cultural divides to envision new forms of dialogue between East and West. Chouki will be joined by New Orleans-based Belgian cellist, composer, and singer Helen Gillet. Admission is free for all Louisiana residents on Wednesdays courtesy of The Helis Foundation. ABOUT MAHMOUD CHOUKI Mahmoud Chouki is a master guitarist, multi-instrumentalist…

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Friday Nights at NOMA: Screening of Shirin Neshat’s Women Without Men | Music by Geometría Sagrada | Artful Palate cooking demonstration

August 16 at 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Friday Nights at NOMA features an exciting lineup of programs in 2019: live music, movies, children’s activities, and more. Regular admission prices apply—NOMA members are FREE—but there is no extra charge for programs or films. All galleries, the Museum Shop, and Café NOMA remain open till 9 pm. 5 – 8 pm: Art on the Spot drop-in activity table 5:30 – 8:30 pm: Music by Geometría Segrada 6 pm: Artful Palate cooking demonstration with Chef Chris Vazquez 6:30 pm: Screening…

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Artist’s Choice Film Series: La Jetée

August 17 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Bodies of Knowledge brings together ten international contemporary artists to reflect on the role that language plays in archiving and asserting our cultural identities. In conjunction with this exhibition, NOMA will be screening movies selected by these artists that reflect their inspirations, interests, and ideals. Artist's Choice Film Series Saturday, June 29, 2 pm | Adriana Corral selects The Constant Gardener (2005 | Rated R | 2 hours, 8 minutes) Saturday, July 13, 2 pm  | Garrett Bradley selects Sidewalk Stories (1989 |…

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