noma http://wwno.org en Inside The Arts: Art For Arts' Sake; Scottish Ballet's A Streetcar Named Desire; & King Of Herrings http://wwno.org/post/inside-arts-art-arts-sake-scottish-ballets-streetcar-named-desire-king-herrings <p></p> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 18:48:10 +0000 Diane Mack 45117 at http://wwno.org Thornton Dial's "Hard Truths" Sparks Conversation at NOMA http://wwno.org/post/thornton-dials-hard-truths-sparks-conversation-noma <p>The bold, edgy sculptures, paintings and drawings&nbsp;of artist Thornton Dial confront&nbsp;a darker side&nbsp;of humanity in the exhibit&nbsp;<em>Hard Truths</em>, now on view&nbsp;at the <a href="http://noma.org" target="_blank">New Orleans Museum of Art</a>.&nbsp; WWNO&#39;s&nbsp;Diane Mack goes&nbsp;<em>Inside the Arts </em>for a look&nbsp;at these works, which&nbsp;span two decades.</p> Thu, 15 Mar 2012 16:24:11 +0000 Diane Mack 7071 at http://wwno.org NOMA Centennial Celebration http://wwno.org/post/noma-centennial-celebration <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d71f5be8409-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d71f5be8409-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d71f5be8409-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wwno/local-wwno-997384.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>The New Orleans Museum of Art celebrates 100 years with a marathon 31-hour anniversary bash. It takes place Friday, December 16 through Saturday, December 17.</p> Fri, 16 Dec 2011 17:50:14 +0000 Diane Mack 3474 at http://wwno.org Ancestors of Congo Square at NOMA http://wwno.org/post/ancestors-congo-square-noma <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d70da96e28b-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d70da96e28b-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d70da96e28b-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wwno/local-wwno-970042.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>New Orleans, La. – The New Orleans Museum of Art continues it's 100th Anniversary celebration with Ancestors of Congo Square: African Art in the New Orleans Museum of Art. The exhibit highlights artistic and cultural ties between the Crescent City and Africa with a look at 100 sculptural works in the museum's permanent collection of African Art on view thru July 17th.</p> Mon, 23 May 2011 18:31:40 +0000 Diane Mack 3011 at http://wwno.org NOMA Displays "Coping with Katrina" Part 2 http://wwno.org/post/noma-displays-coping-katrina-part-2 <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d738916fb7a-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d738916fb7a-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d738916fb7a-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wwno/local-wwno-761146.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Part 2 of "NOMA Displays 'Coping with Katrina'". This past weekend, a photography exhibit commemorating the three year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina opened at the New Orleans Museum of Art, across the hall from another Katrina-related exhibit which showcases the artwork of children. This second exhibit, called Coping with Katrina, is a result of NOMA's art therapy initiative.</p> Wed, 17 Sep 2008 07:58:06 +0000 Eve Abrams 1491 at http://wwno.org NOMA Displays "Coping with Katrina" Part 1 http://wwno.org/post/noma-displays-coping-katrina-part-1 <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d738916e8c5-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d738916e8c5-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d738916e8c5-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wwno/local-wwno-761144.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>This past weekend, a photography exhibit commemorating the three year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina opened at the New Orleans Museum of Art, across the hall from another Katrina-related exhibit which showcases the artwork of children. This second exhibit, called "Coping with Katrina", is a result of NOMA's art therapy initiative.</p> Wed, 17 Sep 2008 07:41:25 +0000 Eve Abrams 1490 at http://wwno.org Beyond "Blue Dogs" http://wwno.org/post/beyond-blue-dogs <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d738916d866-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d738916d866-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d738916d866-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wwno/local-wwno-716383.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>The New Orleans Museum of Art caps a retrospective of 40 years of the works of artist George Rodrigue with an all-nighter!</p> Thu, 08 May 2008 11:27:29 +0000 Diane Mack 1467 at http://wwno.org