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A Work in Process: Paintings by Gustave Blache III

Through June 4

Sponsored by:
Richard C. Colton Jr.

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Miss Trudy’s Traveling Trunk Show

Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 11:00am

Join Miss Trudy every Saturday to explore the art and science of the seasons through stories, songs, and games sprinkled with humor and fun! Geared especially for young children meet her special puppet friends,...

BASF Kids’ Lab: Energy Loves Produce

Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 11:00am

BASF Kids’ Lab: Energy Loves Produce

Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 1:00pm

BASF Kids’ Lab: Energy Loves Produce

Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 3:00pm

Big Bird’s Birthday

Sunday, March 26, 2017 at 1:00pm

BASF Kids’ Lab: Energy Loves Produce

Sunday, March 26, 2017 at 1:30pm

BASF Kids’ Lab: Energy Loves Produce

Sunday, March 26, 2017 at 3:00pm

Current Exhibitions

A Work in Process:  Paintings by Gustave Blache III

Main Galleries

Through June 04

Ordinary people engaged in the process of their everyday work forms the primary subject matter of these intimate paintings by Louisiana artist Gustave Blache III. His painted scenes are contemporary. Yet, the size of Blache’s depictions, the ornate...

Polymers in Art Through the Centuries

Soupçon Gallery

Through June 04

Polymers are chemical compounds composed of small, identical molecules called monomers that link together to form repeating structural units that resemble chains. Some polymers, like cellulose, occur naturally, while others, such as acrylic or nylon, are artificial. Using examples...

Absence and Presence: The Moons of Monica Zeringue

Universe Gallery

Through June 25

The Moon and its phases are the focus of the newest series, titled Absence and Presence, by New Orleans artist Monica Zeringue. Composed of paintings and renderings in graphite on primed linen, many embellished with beads, Zeringue’s images...

It’s Academic: A Hands-On Art Experience

Colonnade Gallery

Through May 28

Six interactive displays invite visitors of all ages to draw, make collages, and even put on costumes while learning about traditional subjects in Western art. The great art academies of Europe wielded considerable historic influence. These schools did more than...

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