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

Tuesday–Saturday, 9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Sunday, 10:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

520 Royal Street

Admission is free.

The inaugural exhibition at The Historic New Orleans Collection’s new Seignouret-Brulatour Building, Art of the City: Postmodern to Post-Katrina, presented by The Helis Foundation, constitutes THNOC's first major exhibition of contemporary art, along with with a robust programming series to accompany the display.

In Art of the City, New Orleans interdisciplinary artist, curator and educator Jan Gilbert—along with THNOC President and Chief Executive Officer Priscilla Lawrence as assisting curator—assembles the diverse perspectives of artists reacting during three decades of strife and progress in the layered city that fueled their inspiration. The exhibition will run through October 6 at THNOC’s new, $38 million exhibition center at 520 Royal Street.

Featured artists

 

Zarouhie Abdalian

Neil Alexander

ART21 Inc.

Atelier Fleufhaus (Ritchie Katko, Joel Ross, and Jakob Rosenzweig)

Luis Cruz Azaceta

Mac Ball

Harold F. Baquet

Lyndon Barrois

Errol Barron

Babette Beaullieu

Jeff Becker

Lynda Benglis

Max Bernardi

Willie Birch

Sesthasak Boonchai

Douglas Bourgeois

Keith Calhoun

Gerard Caliste

Elizabeth Catlett

Hannah Chalew

Jeffrey Cook

Judy Cooper

Dapper Bruce Lafitte,
a.k.a. Bruce Davenport Jr.

Michael Deas

Dawn DeDeaux

George Dureau

e/Prime Media; Kevin McCaffrey

Lin Emery

AnnieLaurie Erickson

R. Allen Eskew

George Febres

Tina Freeman

Mitchell Gaudet

Frank O. Gehry

Rolland Golden

Robert Gordy

William Greiner

 

Simon Gunning

Debra Howell

Krista Jurisich

Antoinette K-Doe

Ida Kohlmeyer

Stuart Klipper

John H. Lawrence

Deborah Luster

Shirley Rabe Masinter

Chandra McCormick

Evelyn Menge

Jamie Mitchell, a.k.a. James Michalopoulos

Page Moran

New Orleans Airlift

Brandon "BMike" Odoms

Joshua Mann Pailet

Martin Payton

Gina Phillips

Jason Poirier

Robert Polidori

Susanna Powers

Rontherin Ratliff

Frank Relle

Robin Reynolds

Jim Richard

Crista Rock

Louis Sahuc

Phil Sandusky

Eugenie “Ersy” Schwartz

John T. Scott

Regina Scully

Elizabeth Shannon

Michael A. Smith

Michael P. Smith

Robert Tannen

Christopher Porché West

Carl Joe Williams

 


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