Calendar | Thursday, November 15, 2018

Events

  • Worldwide Head of Photographs, Vanessa Hallett (right) holds up Dora Maar’s Portrait de profil à la coiffure en hauteur with Head of Department Sarah Krueger in conversation.

    Worldwide Head of Photographs Vanessa Hallett (right) holds up Dora Maar’s Portrait de profil à la coiffure en hauteur with Head of Department Sarah Krueger in conversation. Maar’s work is featured in The Odyssey of Collecting. On table: Man Ray Rayograph, 1922. Courtesy of Phillips.

    November 15, 2018
    PhotoNOLA in collaboration with The Historic New Orleans Collection presents Through the Lens: Collecting Photography, a lecture with photography specialist and auctioneer Sarah Krueger.

Exhibitions

  • A tricentennial-themed artwork by Robin Reynolds

    A detail from New Orleans: Between Heaven and Hell

    The colored pen-and-ink work—measuring three feet by six feet—is a view of an American city, held aloft by parading figures from throughout its 300-year history.
  • Louisiana's first Black Lieutenant Governor, Oscar James Dunn

    Louisiana's first Black Lieutenant Governor, Oscar James Dunn. Image courtesy of Amistad Research Center.

    June 1, 2018 to December 8, 2018
    Presented by the New Orleans Arts & Culture Coalition
  • A Plantation Burial; 1860; oil on canvas by John Antrobus; The Historic New Orleans Collection, 1960.46

    A Plantation Burial; 1860; oil on canvas by John Antrobus; The Historic New Orleans Collection, 1960.46

    CLOSED DUE TO COVID-19.
  • The Historic New Orleans Collection is proud to announce the donation of more than 300 hand-carved decoys and other works of art by southeastern Louisianan craftsmen.