Bringing together curators and artists, Short Course is an opportunity to take a deep dive into our special exhibitions as well as our permanent collection. All sessions are free and open to the public, no registration required.
Mary Cassatt (American, 1844–1926), Francoise in Green, Sewing, 1908–1909, oil on canvas, Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Gift of the Ida Belle Young Art Acquisition Fund, 2009.6
Gulf Coast Wonders
Tuesdays, May 8, 15, and 22, 2018
|This three-week course will explore the exhibitions Natural Wonders and Journey of the Islander. Exhibition Curators Margaret Lynne Ausfeld and Jennifer Jankauskas, Ph.D., along with Assistant Curator of Education Elisabeth Palmer will focus on artist Walter Anderson, his influence on Gulf Coast artists, and artists Jacqueline Bishop and Douglas Bourgeois.|
Jacqueline Bishop (American, born 1955), Like a Prayer, 2017, oil on found vintage dress, Lent by the artist and Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana, Photograph courtesy of the artist and Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans