Art Scene Continues to Suffer in New Orleans Due to Pandemic

Covid-19 continues to take a toll on the art scene in New Orleans. And it has taken some casualties, as well. We have been sad to see several find contemporary galleries close – two of them anchors of the St. Claude Arts District, which features many up-and-coming artists and has helped so many get their starts. The trouble is that …

New Orleans Contemporary Art for Your Budget

New Orleans contemporary art, from a portrait of a jazz musician to a bayou watercolor to an imaginative abstract painting, expresses the multi-stranded culture and rich history of the Crescent City. The New Orleanian artists of today celebrate their heritage and share their hopes with all media. Their works’ prices can range from a few hundred to a few hundred …

Finding the Perfect Piece of New Orleans Wall Art

If you’re looking for New Orleans wall art, your first step is to specify what you want. The New Orleans art market teems with every shape, style and period of painting and print and poster. All brim with the jubilant atmosphere of the city. Based on what kind of slot you’re looking to fill on your wall, here are two …

Purchasing New Orleans Art for Sale Online

Buying New Orleans art for sale online might seem like missing the point. New Orleans art shopping is about strolling through the French Quarter, in and out of its art galleries, and getting the full experience. However, ‘the full experience’ also includes shelling out hundreds of dollars over the true value of your souvenir. And these days, you might soak …

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Art Scene in New Orleans: How to Experience It

Here are some tips on getting the most out of the art scene in New Orleans, whether or not you’re able to visit the city in person. New Orleans’ rich culture has always flowed out into music, food and of course fine art. Perhaps you plan to visit the city, had your plans interrupted by the virus, or are looking …

5 Tips for Buying Art Online

Even before the coronavirus came sweeping in, there as a steady movement towards buying art online rather than visiting art galleries to find it. The main reason is obvious: how may art galleries do you have time to visit? There are only so many in your own town. And most of us don’t have the luxury to fly around visiting …

Local Art New Orleans Style

If you’re looking for local art New Orleans style, you’re in luck. Because today, websites such as NewOrleansArtExchange.com cater to those who love New Orleans and her art. Most American cities look pretty much the same. But New Orleans is one of those rare places that generates its own kind of art. It’s some combination of the music, food, architecture, …

Best Art Galleries of New Orleans

Most people think the best art galleries of New Orleans are on either Julia Street or in the French Quarter (Royal and Chartres Streets). But often people don’t think about Magazine Street galleries. One of the most prominent galleries on Magazine Street for just under a decade was Guy Lyman Fine Art. It was located near other fine galleries between …

Paintings of the French Quarter in New Orleans

  New Orleans is a city of infinite charm and historical interest, and the preponderance of paintings of the French Quarter is evidence that this unique neighborhood is foremost among the city’s attractions. Early phase New Orleans artists have been painting the French Quarter through three distinct phases. As early as the mid-19th century, both New Orleans artists and artists …

Where to Find Art Galleries in New Orleans

 Art Galleries in the French Quarter If you’re wondering where to find art galleries in New Orleans, one of the best places to go is the historic French Quarter. You can find art galleries scattered throughout the entire Quarter. However, if you want to find a wide variety of art galleries concentrated in one place, one of the best streets …