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Exhibits & Events

2015 -2016 Season Schedule

September

- Louisiana Celebrates Carnival -
showcases the winning artwork from the George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts 2016 Scholarship Art Contest. The exhibit features 15 finalists chosen from over 650 entries from over 120 cities across Louisiana. This year Louisiana high school juniors and seniors were encouraged to explore the richness of Louisiana's Mardi Gras traditions.
The exhibit will open  Friday, September 2nd in the Gibson-Barham Library. This exhibit will be on display through October 15th.

- Rodrigue: Louisiana Graveyards - “Louisiana Graveyards,” a collection of original paintings, drawings, silkscreens, and photographs by George Rodrigue ranging in date from 1971 to 2013.  This unprecedented exhibition includes fifteen original artworks borrowed from private collectors and the Rodrigue Archives.
The exhibit will open with a Public Opening Reception Thursday, September 15th, from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Gibson-Barham Gallery. This exhibit will be on display through October 29th. More information to be announced soon.

October

- Wine Dinner- Fall Benefit - Thursday, October 6th, 2016 | 7 P.M. | the Blue Dog Cafe on Ryan St.
Join us as part of the Rouge et Blanc dining series for a four course dinner with paired wines and commentary. Truly a fine dining experience!
Menu
 Your choice of entrée: Crab Meat Au Gratin, Crab Meat Florentine, or Chicken Pasta
Choice of soup: Corn and Crab Bisque or Seafood Gumbo  | Salad and Dessert
Tickets are $120/person.  
** All patrons must be 21 years of age or older to attend this event.

Tickets can be purchased at the museum or online here.

November

- José-María Cundín: Panopticon -
Exhibit features a collection of recent works by the prolific New Orleans based artist. The exhibit will open with a Public Opening Reception Thursday, November 10th, from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Gibson-Barham Gallery of the Museum. This exhibit will be on display through December 31st.