The international triennial Prospect.4 (P.4) is a citywide exhibition at venues across metro New Orleans. P.4 takes the city’s distinctive character as a point of departure to investigate global concerns. Works by the following renowned artists are on view at NOMA: Njideka Akunyili Crosby, Barkley L. Hendricks, Dawit L. Petros, Xaviera Simmons, Alexis Esquivel, Gauri Gill, and Rajesh Vangad.

For additional information on all Prospect.4 artists and hosting venues, visit this link.

Photo Bloke


Barkley L. Hendricks

Oil and acrylic on linen

72 x 48 in.

Courtesy of the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York, © Barkley L. Hendricks

The Sweet and Salty Sea


Gauri Gill and Rajesh Vangad

Archival pigment print, unique print

62 x 42 in.

Image courtesy the artists and Nature Morte Gallery

“The Beautyful Ones” Series #1c


Njideka Akunyili Crosby

Acrylic, color pencils, and transfers on paper

61 x 42 in.

Image courtesy the artist and Victoria Miro, London, Photography: Stephen White

Act of Recovery (Part I), Nouakchott, Mauritania, from The Stranger’s Notebook


Dawit Petros

Archival color pigment print

20 x 26 in.

Image courtesy the artist and Tiwani Contemporary, London

La muerte de Gulliver


Alexis Esquivel

Acrylic on canvas

75 x 95 in.

Courtesy of the artist, © Alexis Esquivel

Rupture (Edition Two)


Xaviera Simmons

Wood, acrylic paint, metal screws

Courtesy of the artist and David Castillo Gallery, Miami, Photograph by Roman Alokhin