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High tech meets abstract art

Sep 18, 2017

The unconventional creative processes of contemporary women abstractionists are on view at Newcomb Art Museum’s latest exhibition, Unfamiliar...

Everything in its place

Sep 13, 2017

Artist Amy Ellingson arranges pieces of her sculpture Variation: Artifacts while installing her work in the Newcomb Art Museum. Ellingson’s work is part of the Unfamiliar Again:...

Pottery paparazzi

Jul 24, 2017

The New Orleans leg of Antiques Roadshow, taped this weekend in the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, kicks off with a visit to the Newcomb Art Museum at Tulane University. On Friday,...

Tiffany Windows hold magnetic appeal for Newcomb Art Museum

Jun 02, 2017

Tulane University houses a large collection of Tiffany stained-glass windows, with important works...

Unfamiliar Again: Contemporary Women Abstractionists

Location: Uptown Campus

Hailing from across the United States, the artists in this exhibition explore new ways of abstraction based on experimental, process-oriented methods. Intended to defamiliarize common imagery, their practices preclude figurative recognition or easy comprehension.

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Newcomb pottery intersects with New Orleans jazz

May 04, 2017

The story of Newcomb pottery — made at Newcomb College between 1895 and 1940 — is reaching new audiences with the Newcomb Art Museum's traveling exhibit, “The Most Natural Expression of...

Art from Puerto Rico goes beyond the canvas

Apr 25, 2017

Coinciding with the 100th anniversary of the granting of U.S. citizenship to Puerto Ricans and and the impending referendum...

Group support

Apr 07, 2017

Words of hope and encouragement are part of a display in Woodward Way in the Woldenberg Art Center. Inspired by recent efforts by colleges and universities nationwide to recognize the important...

Newcomb Art Museum named Louisiana’s best arts institution

Apr 05, 2017

The Newcomb Art Museum has hosted a wide range of innovative exhibitions — from offering a glimpse into the ancient traditions of...

Costa Rican President receives top honor

Apr 03, 2017

A day-long visit to the uptown campus Friday by Costa Rican President and Tulane University alumnus Luis Guillermo Solís, concluded with a private ceremony hosted by Tulane President Mike Fitts,...