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Core Memory Opening Reception

March 5 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Left: Scarlett Darden. Plaited heart-shaped basket with loop for hanging with Ketmix Soq (Mouse Tracks) design, 2015. Rivercane (Arundinaria gigantea). Right: Robin Kang. “Topaz Tetra Oscillator,” 2016. Hand jacquard woven cotton, hand dyed wool, satin and metallic yarn.

Celebrate the opening of the Core Memory exhibitions, Louisiana Native American Basketry and Encoded from 2 p.m to 5 p.m. on Saturday March 5. Please note that the museum will only be open from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. this Saturday.

The schedule of programs is as follows –

2:30 p.m. – Exhibition Tour

Walk through the exhibitions with the curators and several Louisiana Native American Basketry and Encoded artists including Marjorie Battise, Rose Fisher Greer, Robin Kang, Janie Verret Luster, Elisabeth Pierite and Myrna Wilson.

3:15 p.m. – Robin Kang: Weaving, Waveforms & Mysticism Artist Talk

Learn about fiber artist Robin Kang’s past work and fascinating process of hand weaving with the TC2 digital Jacquard loom. She will also discuss her ongoing studies of weaving traditions in Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Mexico, Guatemala and Peru.

4 p.m. – Reception with food and refreshments.

 

Image credits:

Pictured left: Scarlett Darden. Plaited heart-shaped basket with loop for hanging with Ketmix Soq (Mouse Tracks) design, 2015. Rivercane (Arundinaria gigantea). Courtesy of a private collection and the artist

Pictured right: Robin Kang. “Topaz Tetra Oscillator,” 2016. Hand jacquard woven cotton, hand dyed wool, satin and metallic yarn. Courtesy of the artist

 

Visitor Policies

Proof of full Covid-19 vaccination or a negative PCR test from the last 72 hours is required for entry to the museum. Masks are also required for all visitors to the museum and all Tulane indoor facilities.

Details

Date:
March 5
Time:
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Venue

Newcomb Art Museum
Woldenberg Art Center
New Orleans, LA 70118 United States
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Phone:
(504) 865-5328

Details

Date:
March 5
Time:
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Venue

Newcomb Art Museum
Woldenberg Art Center
New Orleans, LA 70118 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
(504) 865-5328