Archive for July, 2012

From the Eyes of an Intern: Part Two

Additionally, we have immersed ourselves in other museums and galleries of the Central Business District. We first went across the street to the Contemporary Arts Center to view the exhibit, “Space: Antenna, The Front, Good Children Gallery.” We were fascinated by the modern art, and the pieces certainly challenged our VTS skills.“What do you see?”“A bunch of toilet plungers.”“Why do
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From the Eyes of an Intern: Part One–>Tours

Our summer docent program truly encourages our teens to explore the passionate art community of New Orleans. From our first week together, we have sought out the art and sculpture of the Crescent City, starting at ground zero: the Ogden! Learning the basics of a painting and its artist were all apart of our training week, but with each tour
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Intern and Docent on tours

Intern and Docent on tours

Above, a summer intern and docent show visiting students the work of Mark Messersmith