Calendar | May 2019

Events

  • Bronzes by Lin Emery and paintings by John Franklin Clemmer between February 23 and March 7, 1964; photoprint by Stuart Moore Lynn 1993.36.13

    Bronzes by Lin Emery and paintings by John Franklin Clemmer; between February 23 and March 7, 1964; photoprint by Stuart Moore Lynn; The Historic New Orleans Collection, 1993.36.13

    May 4, 2019
    The second of the 2019 series of quarterly Saturday lectures for THNOC members, highlighting decorative arts at The Historic New Orleans Collection
  • Portage Bike Roll 2019
    May 11, 2019 to June 2, 2019
    The Historic New Orleans Collection will reprise its popular Portage Bike Roll in 2019 and once again bring participants face to face with the culture of New Orleans.
  • We Cast a Shadow book cover
    May 15, 2019
    Susan Larson hosts a monthly conversation with authors, artists, and audience members
  • We are a Blue Star Museum
    May 19, 2019 to September 1, 2019
    Present either a Geneva Conventions CAC ID or a DD Form 1173 ID card to receive free admission.
  • 500 block of Royal Street
    May 18, 2019
    The Historic New Orleans Collection's new exhibition center will open to the public Saturday, April 6, 2019. Grand opening festivities will continue with a block party on Sunday, April 7.

Exhibitions

  • Original Tuxedo Jazz Band

    Original Tuxedo Jazz Band; between ca. 1925 and 1932; gelatin silver print; The William Russell Jazz Collection at The Historic New Orleans Collection, acquisition made possible by the Clarisse Claiborne Grima Fund, 92-48-L.218

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    January 19, 2019 to August 4, 2019
    The music of New Orleans is the living product of dynamic cultural interactions played out over centuries in this diverse southern port city.
  • Cityscape; 1987; gouache on paper by Krista Jurisich; The Historic New Orleans Collection, gift of Judith L. Jurisich, 2017.0021

    Cityscape; 1987; gouache on paper by Krista Jurisich; The Historic New Orleans Collection, gift of Judith L. Jurisich, 2017.0021

    April 6, 2019 to October 6, 2019
    History and contemporary art will interact to refresh perceptions of the city in the inaugural exhibition at The Historic New Orleans Collection’s new Seignouret-Brulatour Building.
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    CLOSED DUE TO COVID-19.
  • 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.