Where to Buy Ida Kohlmeyer Art

With its bold grids of colorful symbols, Ida Kohlmeyer art is instantly recognizable. This New Orleans mother-turned-artist produced hundreds of canvasses and sculptures renowned among New Orleans’ finest. Who was Kohlmeyer, what sets her art apart, and where can you get your hands on one of her works? Kohlmeyer’s Career Ida Kohlmeyer (1912-1997) was raised in New Orleans and lived …

The Mardi Gras Indians Art of New Orleans

  Mardi Gras Indians art is one of the favorite collectibles of people who love New Orleans, whether residents or not. And it’s no wonder why: the Mardi Gras Indians perfectly capture the eccentricity, history and richness of the Crescent City. Influenced by the Native Americans they came in contact with during the 19th century, New Orleans’ black population began …

Where to Find Robert Rucker Paintings For Sale

If you love New Orleans art, you’ve likely looked at one time or another for Robert Rucker paintings for sale (hint: there’s a great source below, at great prices). Robert Rucker (1932-2001) was a prolific artist whose works capture the vivid life of New Orleans’ scenes and citizens. Childhood and Education Robert Rucker was born to a distinguished New Orleans …

Where to Find New Orleans Paintings for Sale

Looking for New Orleans paintings for sale? There are several places you can look. If you’re in New Orleans, you may want to start by checking out some of the art galleries in the French Quarter. But let’s say you don’t live in New Orleans, or you want to be able to buy great New Orleans art right from your …

5 Places to Hunt for New Orleans Fine Art

Collectors of New Orleans fine art sometimes don’t think outside the box when looking for artwork either about New Orleans or by New Orleans artists. But there are a number of ways to find wonderful things to add to your collection. Here are five of them. We’re biased, but of course we hope you will peruse the wonderful inventory at …

Where to Find New Orleans Art When You’re Not in New Orleans

The traditional way to find New Orleans art is to ramble up Royal Street or Chartres Street, wandering into galleries to peruse art. But not everyone has this luxury. Still, there’s a big market for New Orleans art, and not just in New Orleans. New Orleans is a favorite tourist destination for people all over the world. Many of them …

Where to Find New Orleans Prints for Sale

Many people search online for “New Orleans Prints for Sale.” Whether you will find what you are looking for depends on the TYPE of print you are looking for. There are two distinct types. One is a print of a New Orleans scene or subject in an unlimited edition, where the producer will print as many as he or she …

New Orleans Artist George Dureau

When many people think of New Orleans artist George Dureau, they think “edgy.” Many relate his work to that of his friend Robert Mapplethorpe and not without reason. Dureau actually strongly influenced Mapplethorpe, in addition to being his friend. And both photographed and drew male nudes in avant-garde, even controversial ways. George Dureau is most famous for photographing male amputees …