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EMPIRE exhibit redefines museum experience

Oct 03, 2018
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If one could enter a door that leads inside a mind full of historic memories, that experience might feel the same as walking through the EMPIRE exhibit at the Newcomb Art Museum.

The...

Performance shows complexity of life in Storyville’s Mahogany Hall

Oct 01, 2018
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Newcomb Art Museum will host the world premiere of Postcards From Over the Edge, a new theatrical work that illustrates the historical struggles related to the sale of sex in Louisiana....

Take a ‘Tiffany Tour’ at Tulane

Sep 07, 2018
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Toward the end of the 19th century, just as the Newcomb Pottery Enterprise was beginning to determine its identity, Louis Comfort Tiffany was revolutionizing the art of stained glass.

He...

Inside New Orleans’ black carnival

Sep 05, 2018
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Newcomb Art Museum will mark the anniversary of filmmaker Royce Osborn’s passing last September and celebrate his life and artistic impact on New Orleans with a free public screening of his...

Museum speaker series offers diverse perspectives

Aug 27, 2018
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This fall, the Newcomb Art Museum will host a diverse lineup of speakers including civic leaders, scholars and artists to open a dialogue about the misrepresentation of certain communities.

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Newcomb Art Museum at Tulane named one of nation’s best

Jun 13, 2018
        

 



For the third consecutive year, the Newcomb Art Museum at Tulane University has been named the Best Gallery or Museum in Louisiana and one of the...

Art and history fuse during Uncommon Exchanges

Jun 08, 2018
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The abolition of slavery was announced in Texas on June 19, 1865, long after President Lincoln issued the Emancipation...

Archivists discuss the value of preserving history

May 02, 2018
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Archivists from the 10 collections that loaned objects to Newcomb Art Museum’s current exhibit, EMPIRE, recently met to...

New exhibitions focus on the medium of clay

Jan 11, 2018
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Since primeval times, clay has persisted as a medium explored by visual artists across the globe. The medium also has a history particular to New Orleans and Tulane: the Newcomb Pottery enterprise...

Free tree adoptions kick off in January

Dec 15, 2017
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Members of the Tulane community will have the opportunity to adopt a fruit tree, free of charge, as part of the...

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