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New Orleans Museum of Art  NOMA houses 40,000 works of art encompassing 5,000 years. Visit for exhibition and event info. #noma1910

Artist McArthur Binion stands before his painting, "DNA: Black Painting V", recently acquired by NOMA and currently on view at the 2017 Venice Biennale. Binion's piece is painted on copies of his 1946 Mississippi birth certificate 👉 Scroll for a detail image, and tap the link in our bio to read the @nytimes' piece on the biennale, including McArthur Binion's work.

🎨Detail ➡️[Jan Brueghel the Younger, Summer Flowers in a Wanli Kraak Porcelain Bowl, the New Orleans Museum of Art: The Mrs. Frederick M. Stanford Collection, EL.1977.14] 👉More on our Instagram Story👈

Things that never get old: the beauty of City Park, the majesty of Bayou St. John, and the New Orleans skyline at sunset. ・・・
[📸 @shotsbystevn]

Today is the last day to see "A Life of Seduction: Venice in the 1700s". Visit NOMA 🏛 to take in the drama of 18th century Venice before the curtain closes on this exquisite exhibition, featuring carnival masks 🎭, glass, and regal objects displayed among paintings 🖼 by Venetian masters. ・・・

Have you seen "A Life of Seduction: Venice in the 1700s" yet? There's no time to ponder. The exhibition is on view through this Sunday, 5/21. ・・・
[📸 @mother.flood]

Optical illusion, or just a great picture? 😱 Come see "A Life of Seduction: Venice in the 1700s" and try on some Venetian style masks 🎭 in our creative concept studio, where this clever photo was taken. The last day for the exhibition is this Sunday, 5/21. Don't miss it!
[📸 @trentpechon]

Gallery owner Arthur Roger is donating his extensive personal art collection to NOMA. It includes more than 80 pieces of art such as this Robert Colescott painting "Desire of Power, Power of Desire." See for more. Photo by Chris Granger @cgranger @nolahomegarden #Repost @nolanews

Another similarity between New Orleans and Venice? A love for beautiful ironwork. The details of this 18th century gondola finial are exquisite, to say the least. "A Life of Seduction: Venice in the 1700s" is on view through 5/21.
[Venetian Manufacture, Finial from Gondola, 18th-century, Iron, Venice, Museo Correr]
[📸 @novanola]

In 🎉celebration🎈of the final week of "A Life of Seduction: Venice in the 1700s", we're sharing some of our favorite photos from our visitors. 🎭The exhibition is on view 👁 through 5/21 - it's not to be missed! 👉 pssst: NOMA offers free admission on Wednesdays to LA residents courtesy of The Helis Foundation, and we are offering free admission to all visitors on 5/18 for #ArtMuseumDay 👈
[📸 @siudyg1mon]

A picture is worth a thousand words. ・・・
[📸 @readknitrepeat]

The perfect Friday morning consists of café au lait ☕️and beignets from Morning Call, followed by a stroll through the Besthoff Sculpture Garden. ・・・
[📸 @alexasunamun]

Tonight, we are partnering with @yelpnola for an intimate tour of "Jim Steg: New Work," led by curator Russell Lord in honor of Military Appreciation Month. Yelpers will hear about the works celebrating the life-spanning accomplishments of printmaker, World War II veteran, and professor Jim Steg, which will be on view through October 8, 2017. #YelpSalutesOurTroops ・・・
[Untitled (Autobiography), c. 1970, Photo-resist etching, Collection of Frances Swigart-Steg]

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