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The Joan Mitchell Foundation is pleased to announce the 32 artists who have been awarded residencies at the Joan Mitchell Center in New Orleans for the coming year. The Artist-in-Residence program has become a vital realization of artist Joan Mitchell’s vision to provide artists with the necessities of time and space to create their work.      Marianne Desmarais , New Orleans, LA

The Joan Mitchell Foundation is pleased to announce the 32 artists who have been awarded residencies at the Joan Mitchell Center in New Orleans for the coming year. The Artist-in-Residence program has become a vital realization of artist Joan Mitchell’s vision to provide artists with the necessities of time and space to create their work.

Marianne Desmarais, New Orleans, LA



LOUISIANA Contemporary

PRESENTED BY THE HELIS FOUNDATION

Pink #2 , large

Pink #2, large

 

OGDEN MUSEUM AUG 4 - NOV 4, 2018

Opening Reception: August 4, 5:30-9:30pm

An annual, juried exhibition that promotes contemporary art practices in the state of Louisiana via the exposition of living artists’ work.  The juror for 2018 is Courtney J. Martin, Deputy Director and Chief Curator at the Dia Art Foundation.

 
 
Tiling Field Shift #3

Tiling Field Shift #3

PieceWork: Art Inspired by the Tradition of Quilt-making

JULY 14-AUGUST 5, 2018

Curated by Cynthia Scott at the Front Gallery, featuring works by: 

Anita Cooke, Marianne Desmarais, Abdi Farah, Maria Levitsky, Sadie Sheldon

The Front Gallery: 4100 St. Claude Avenue, New Orleans

Opening Reception: July 14, 6-10pm

Artist Walkthrough July 15, 3pm.

 
CAC installation view

CAC installation view

Shifting Perspectives: Marianne Desmarais at the Contemporary Arts Center

BY MARJORIE RAWLE

APRIL 6, 2018

PELICAN BOMB'S Marjorie Rawle contemplates how artist and architect Marianne Desmarais’ work, recently on view at the Contemporary Arts Center, explores space, form, and perception.