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Exhibits & Events

 2014 - 2015 Seasonal Schedule

September

- Louisiana's Natural Beauty - The exhibit will feature 21 winning pieces from the George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts 2014 Scholarship Art Contest chosen from 700 entries from over 120 cities across Louisiana. High school juniors ad seniors were invited to create a work of art based on the theme of "Louisiana's Natural Beauty" to illustrate our state's diverse landscapes, flora, and fauna. The Opening Reception will be held Friday, September 12th, 6-8 P.M. at the Imperial Calcasieu Museum. A gallery talk will be given. This exhibit will be on display until October 8th. More information TBA.          

       


October

- Art of Fashion Design V "Trio"- Thursday October 16th at 7:00 in the Event Center - L'Auberge Casino Resort. This year we are partnering with 3 local boutiques; Sophia's, Teci's, & The Perfect Fit Boutique to bring fabulous couture designs to the Lake Area. Tickets are $40. Ticket purchasers are invited to join us for a Welcome Reception with a complimentary glass of wine and hors d'oeuvres by L'Auberge Casino Resort.     

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November

- José-Maria Cundin: Novisimo Pastelario Vasco & PISCIS Premiere new works by the world-renowned Louisiana artist . The Opening Reception will be held Friday, November 14th, 6-8 P.M.  in the Gibson-Barham Gallery of the Imperial Calcasieu Museum. A gallery talk will be given. This exhibit will be on display until December 30th. More information TBA.

January

- Robbie Austin: GLIMMER TWINS - Exhibit will showcase new works by the Lake Charles native. The Opening Reception will be held Friday, January 16th, 6-8 P.M.  in the Gibson-Barham Gallery of the Imperial Calcasieu Museum. A gallery talk will be given. This exhibit will be on display until February 27th. More information TBA.

March

- "Feathers & Fins"- The Annual Calcasieu Parish Public School K-12 students Juried Art Exhibit.  The Opening Reception will be held Thursday, March 19th, 5-7 P.M. in the Gibson-Barham Gallery of the Imperial Calcasieu Museum. This exhibit will be on display until April 30th.

April

- BOOGALOO - Saturday, April 18th, 2014 8 - midnight. The Museum's annual fundraiser, Boogaloo is the biggest party of the year. Join us at the Cash and Carry on the corner of Broad and Enterprise for a night filled with fabulous music, great food from local chefs, and other noteworthy surprises. More information TBA.

May

- "Playing with Mud" - The exhibit will feature recent work by local ceramic artists Anita Ahrens, Julie Dalas, Charlene Kaough & friends. The Opening Reception will be held Thursday, May 14th, 6-8 P.M.  in the Gibson-Barham Gallery of the Imperial Calcasieu Museum. A gallery talk will be given. This exhibit will be on display until June 27th. More information TBA.

July

- Summer Film Series - On Thursdays of July: 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th, and August 7th & 13th. we will screen different films accompanied by a lecture and brief Q&A session following each film. Popcorn is free and refreshments are available for purchase.
- Summer Art Camp - We will have 3 one-week long sessions July 7-11, 14-18, & 21-25 at 9-11:30 a.m daily. Classes are open for students who have completed grades K through 8. Children will work on a variety of projects with mediums consisting of: drawing, painting, printmaking, ceramics and more based on the study of Asian art techniques.