Calendar of Events
Garden of Industry at LASM
Saturday, October 12, 2013 - Sunday, January 05, 2014
Coming to the Louisiana Art & Science Museum: the most recent installation by sculptors (and husband-and-wife artists) Cynthia Giachetti and Ben Diller explores the paradox between the ideals of nature and industry—concepts fundamental to the American dream. Giachetti’s organic, sinuous ceramic forms stand in stark contrast to Diller’s super-sized emblems fabricated out of wood. Working together yet independently, their collaborative work draws upon the myriad associations suggested by the juxtapositions of their very different sculptural forms. Tuesdays—Sundays at 100 South River Road. (225) 344-5272 or lasm.org.
|Bartram and Beyond|
As part of a week-long program honoring naturalist William Bartram's visit to Louisiana, historian and preservation advocate John Sykes will present a lecture hosted by the Foundat...
|Jonathan Pellitteri at SLU Art Gallery|
Louisiana sculptor Jonathan Pellitteri creates intricate works that evoke industrial machinery, tools, furniture, and architecture, simultaneously striking viewers as vast within ...
|Sustained Intimacy at AcA|
Because we all need sustained intimacy, the Acadiana Center for the Arts presents Sustained Intimacy, A Retrospective, by Mare Martin. There is an intriguing earthiness to the Opel...
|William Bartram Dedications|
William Bartram was America's first native-born artist of nature and the first author in the modern genre of writers who portrayed nature through personal experience and scientific...