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 …

6 Places to Hunt for New Orleans Art for Sale

  Collectors of New Orleans art sometimes don’t think outside the box when looking for New Orleans art for sale. But there are a number of ways to find wonderful things to add to your collection. Here are five of them. Visit the city’s galleries (obvious) Yes, this is the one everyone thinks of. There are three major areas to …

Antique Art New Orleans Style

Many people are looking for the antique art New Orleans offers. New Orleans has been a hub of music, food, and culture for hundreds of years. The city has always inspired painters to transfer its vibrant life to canvas. So for antique lovers, New Orleans art includes a plethora of antiques as exceptional as the city itself. But you have …

Colette Pope Heldner Art (About and Where to Find)

About Colette Pope Heldner Art Though she was born in Waupaca, Wisconsin, Colette Pope Heldner was inspired by the landscapes of the American South and the architecture of New Orleans. She frequently painted scenes of the New Orleans French Quarter and Louisianian swamps. She painted in a unique, expressionistic style which was inspired greatly by the impressionist works of her …

Art of Louisiana – How to Find the Finest

The art of Louisiana is as rich with cultural heritage as the state itself. Louisiana history is the story of the French, Cajuns and African-Americans who settled and shaped the state. It’s a story set against the haunting background of cyprus swamps and vast plantations. Hundreds of Louisiana artists have captured this heritage in paint. However, much of the art …

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 …