Museums & Galleries

How Professor Longhair got his second chance at stardom more

Visual & Performing Arts

Generosity enables new initiatives at three local institutions more


Frank McMains

The creative energy that keeps the state going more

35th Anniversary

An old friend at a new address more

People & Places


Courtesy Louisiana Travel

Earn a cake with a self-led heritage tour more


An exhibition at the renovated Cabildo explores Spanish influence in New Orleans more



Cheryl Gerber

Mariz Longoria’s collections make her uptown New Orleans house an unexpected pleasure more

People & Places


Courtesy of Visit Lake Charles

A quirky old school turned art gallery and museum houses an incredible collection of costumes, artifacts and cultural heritage chronicling the history of Louisiana’s second largest Mardi Gras celebration more

People & Places


Photo by Philip Gould. Courtesy of the Hilliard Museum.

An exhibit of the creative ways local instruments makers go about their craft more

Visual & Performing Arts


Photo by James Fox-Smith

We took a tour of the new Knock Knock Children's Museum that opens late this summer. more

People & Places

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Tim Duffy

Preserving and supporting the culture of Southern blues artists more

Visual & Performing Arts

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Cheryl Gerber

Small collections to delight a hardcore culture vulture more


Artist and beloved eccentric Hunt Slonem exhibits his most famous obsessions at this regional museum. more

CR Overnight

A permanent rotating exhibit of the works of George Rodrigue will be on display at the Bayou Teche Musuem, featuring the reconstruction of his Carmel studio along with paintings. more

CR Overnight


jeffowenphotos via Wikimedia Commons

The fever dream of a wildly eccentric professional gambler more

Visual & Performing Arts


Courtesy of Visit Mobile

Old-world attractions and modern delights in Alabama's port city more


Janet Ahrens

Photo by Erica Dean Curtis

For Alexandria artist Janet Ahrens, connections with the wider arts community put the message before the medium more

Visual & Performing Arts


Photo by Christian Horan Photography

New Orleans’ historic hotel has re-opened its glittering doors to a new century more



Photo by Charles Champagne

A mind in constant motion more

Visual & Performing Arts