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River Beats: “NOMA & The Ogden Bring Back ‘Art & AC’ Promotion, Free Admission on Sunday All Month”

WHO DOESN’T LOVE FREE THINGS? How about free things while beating that Louisiana heat? That’s right, The Helis Foundation has teamed up with some of New Orleans’ largest art institutions for the fourth year in a row to offer free admission on Sundays during the month of July.

The promotion, titled “Art & AC,” offers Louisiana residents free admission on Sundays to both the Ogden and The New Orleans Museum of Art…

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Associated Press: Artist Asks Student Ideas for New Orleans Mural

A New Orleans artist is asking students to suggest ideas for a mural on the wall around a school.

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A New Orleans artist is asking students to help with ideas for a mural on the wall around a school.

Jessica Strahan will paint the mural as part of the Unframed collection started last year in the city’s Arts District.

It will be part of her “You Are What You Eat” series of portraits in which up to half of a person’s face is covered by a fruit that the person loves or finds significant, she said…

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Art & AC: Free Admission Sundays in July!

Louisiana residents can beat the heat throughout July as The Helis Foundation continues its “Art & AC” event. Throughout the month of July, Louisiana residents gain free admission on Sundays to both New Orleans Museum of Art and Ogden Museum of Southern Art when the institutions are open. More than 10,000 Louisiana residents have enjoyed free admission to local art and cultural institutions as part of Art & AC over the years.

Enjoy Free Admission These Days with Art & AC, Courtesy of The Helis Foundation

New Orleans Museum of Art: Sundays, July 12, 19 & 26

Ogden Museum of Southern Art: Sundays, July 5, 12, 19 & 26

Reserve a Visitation Time

Both NOMA and Ogden Museum are asking guests to reserve a time to visit online…

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Fox 8: “Unframed 2.0”

Alphonse Smith, Exec. Director for Arts Council New Orleans, discusses the new mural by artist Jessica Strahan planned for the Central Business District as part of Unframed presented by The Helis Foundation with WVUE-TV | Fox 8…

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