Join us Friday, June 29th from 5pm to 9pm for Where Y’Art?!. Programs include:
5pm to 8pm: Art Making Activity
5:30pm to 8:30pm: Music by Bruce Daigrepont
5:30pm to 8:30pm: Complimentary tequila beverages by Republic Tequila
6pm: 30 Years/30 Blocks: Lecture with artist, Jan Gilbert
6:30pm: Screening: WYES’ New Orleans Food Memories
7pm: Art You Can Eat: Fabulous Food Photography: Tips and tricks for mouthwatering food photos, even with your camera phone! Guest Photographer: TBA (Reservations requested at www.cafenoma-artyoucaneat.eventbrite.com)
7:30pm: Screening: WYES’ Growing Up In New Orleans
The New Orleans Museum of Art would like to thank WYES and their generosity to allow their wonderful documentaries to be screened as an addition to Where Y’Art?!.
About New Orleans Food Memories
Who invented the poor boy sandwich? Who put the sizzle in a classic New Orleans steak and how did such a dish spread throughout the county? Find out the answers to these questions and more in the WYES local documentary, New Orleans Food Memories.
This documentary features Chef Leah Chase, who is also the focus of NOMA’s exhibition, Leah Chase: Paintings by Gustave Blache III which opens April 24th.
About Growing Up in New Orleans
Growing Up in New Orleans looks back at New Orleans childhood experiences during the 1950s and 60s. Many local personalities are interviewed including Chef Leah Chase.