In honor of Veterans Day, we are highlighting the work of World War II veteran, Kendall Shaw! Shaw was born in New Orleans in 1924. He served in the U. S. Navy as a radioman on an SPB Dauntless dive-bomber searching for German submarines off the mid-Atlantic coast during the second world war. The… Read More about Looking at Kendall Shaw’s “Sunship, for John Coltrane” Celebrating Veterans Day
Now on view at the Ogden Museum through December 8 is the Ogden Museum Center for Southern Craft & Design’s 12th annual invitational exhibition, Art of the Cup. Art of the Cup was created in 2008 by Jan Kats, Director Emeritus for the Center of Southern Craft & Design. Prominently installed among the main… Read More about Meet Art of the Cup Artist Ray Morales
Happy Halloween from the O! Our staff is celebrating by dressing up like art on view! Read More about Halloween at the O! Ogden Museum Staff Halloween Costumes
The work of Ana Hernandez explores themes of colonization and the commodification and consumption of a people and a place. In this O-riginal Art Activity examine the history of the Mississippi River. Learn about the Mississippi River watershed while creating an abstract work of art. The visual work of Ana Hernandez involves poetic and intuitive… Read More about O-riginal Art Activities: Mississippi River Abstraction Inspired by Ana Hernandez
O What a Night! 2019, chaired by Mathilde & Richard Currence and Michelle and Lamar Villere, was a stunning success! Thank you to all who came out to honor Opus Award recipients, William S. Arnett and Lonnie Holley, and to support the Ogden Museum of Southern Art. Here are a few highlights from this year’s… Read More about O What A Night! 2019 Food, Entertainment, Auctions and more!
The O would like to thank everyone who came out to support our annual O What A Night! Gala! With the support from our chairmen, Mathilde & Richard Currence and Michelle & Lamar Villere, our sponsors, artists, vendors and staff, the Gala was a big success! A special thanks to Roger H. Ogden and Ken Barnes for hosting… Read More about O What A Night! 2019 Thank You