Kendall Shaw’s Sunship, for John Coltrane, a piece in the Ogden Museum of Southern Art’s Permanent Collection, was installed in the Museum’s atrium by our Curatorial Team this morning. Shaw is a New Orleans artist who gained national and international recognition with the Pattern and Decoration Movement. Combining his interests in mathematical patterns and systems, this… Read More about Shaw’s Sunship A New Focal Point in the Museum's Atrium
This past Saturday, the Kohlmeyer Circle had the pleasure of taking a day trip to Mississippi. The 15 of us climbed aboard the bus in front of the Ogden Museum, promptly poured mimosas and hit the road. Our first stop was South of the Border in Francisville, Louisiana, a favorite local restaurant situated right before… Read More about Mississippi Bound The Kohlmeyer Circle Visits Woodville Lofts & Studios and The Crosby School House
We had a great time at the Magnolia Ball Kickoff Party last night at Bond Moroch! Thank you to everyone who came out to Celebrate the South! On Saturday, June 9, the Magnolia Ball will celebrate The Whole Drum Will Sound: Women in Southern Abstraction. Make sure you get your tickets for the party… Read More about Celebrating the South at the Magnolia Ball Kickoff Party!
B. Boutte, Elevations, Acrylic on wood, 2018 Until June 3, on view on the first floor of the Ogden Museum of Southern Art is the Lusher Charter School’s Certificate of Artistry Senior Exhibition, featuring works by the class of 2018. Lusher Charter School’s Certificate of Artistry program is an in-depth training in the… Read More about Lusher Senior Show Celebrating Students' Artistic Journeys
Come to the Ogden Museum of Southern Art to see the newest addition to our fifth floor terrace, Good News I by New Orleans born artist, Fritz Bultman (1919-1985). We are very excited to display this work on loan from The Helis Foundation, as it is an exquisite example of Bultman’s bronze abstract work. Timelapse… Read More about On View Now "Good News I" by Fritz Bultman
Each year, the Ogden Museum feels fortunate to be able to participate in GiveNOLA Day, a 24-hour event created by the Greater New Orleans Foundation to inspire people to give generously to the nonprofits that make our community thrive. Contributions to the Ogden Museum support a wide variety of programming, including dynamic exhibitions, educational… Read More about GiveNOLA Day 2018 Thank you for Supporting the South!