Saturday, April 8, 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! With the help of puppet friends Sheldon the Sheepdog and...
Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 10:00am
Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 11:00am
Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 10:30am
Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 11:00am
Sunday, May 7, 2017 at 1:00pm
Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 11:00am
A Work in Process: Paintings by Gustave Blache III
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
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
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
Through May 14
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...
New Parking Information
Updates include wider pedestrian pathways, greenery, better lighting, and easy access to the levee at...