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Ogden Museum of Southern Art and Darryl Chappell Foundation Announce Photographer-in-Residence Selection

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  (NEW ORLEANS, LA) – Ogden Museum of Southern Art and Darryl Chappell Foundation are pleased to announce that University of Arkansas’ Aaron Turner has been selected as Darryl Chappell Foundation’s photographer-in-residence at Ogden Museum. Throughout the summer of 2022, Turner will work closely with Ogden Museum’s curatorial department, meeting with Photography Curator…

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Ogden Museum of Southern Art Hosts 5th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration in Collaboration with New Orleans Public Library Featuring Free Museum Admission, Art Activities and a Panel Discussion

(NEW ORLEANS, LA) – In honor of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Ogden Museum of Southern Art, in collaboration with the New Orleans Public Library, will host the Museum’s 5th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration on Monday, January 17, 2022 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. This special…

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Ogden Museum of Southern Art Announces the Second Time, Second Line Recycling Project presented by Cox Communications Featuring 200 Young Audience Charter School students, program kicks off during National Recycling Week

New Orleans, LA – In collaboration with Cox Communications, Ogden Museum of Southern Art is pleased to present the Second Time, Second Line Recycling Project, part of their Artists and Sense of Place Residency Program. The project features mixed media artist Jacqueline Ehle-Inglefield working with Young Audience Charter School students to introduce new art-making techniques, explore their region…

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Ogden Museum of Southern Art Opens Call for Entries to the Darryl Chappell Foundation Photographer-in-Residence Program Residency to take place April to June 2022

(NEW ORLEANS, LA) – Ogden Museum of Southern Art has opened the call for photographers to apply to the Darryl Chappell Foundation photographer-in-residence program. The Museum was awarded $13,800 by the Darryl Chappell Foundation this past summer to fund a photographer-in-residence program. The application is open to Afrodescendants 21+ who have been practicing photography for…

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Ogden Museum Of Southern Art Will Host Free Family Day and COVID-19 Vaccination Opportunity on Saturday, September 11

NEW ORLEANS – On Saturday, September 11 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Ogden Museum of Southern Art will host a Free Family Day for the New Orleans community. The free admission day will include a “Passport to the South Scavenger Hunt,” take-home art activity bags with supplies and music by DJ Heelturn. In conjunction…

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Ogden Museum of Southern Art Announces Winners of 2021 Louisiana Contemporary Exhibition Louisiana Contemporary is Presented by The Helis Foundation

New Orleans, LA — Ogden Museum of Southern Art has announced the winners of the 2021 edition of Louisiana Contemporary, presented by The Helis Foundation, now on view at Ogden Museum through October 10, 2021. Louisiana Contemporary is the Museum’s annual juried exhibition, and this year features 51 works by 39 Louisiana artists from a…

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