Art for Art's Sake is an annual arts walk event in the downtown arts district. Admission is free, and includes cash bars and entertainment by DJ Ed Maxmillion.
Australian-born Simon Gunning moved to New Orleans in 1981 and began painting its neighborhood streets and later, the natural scenery of South Louisiana. This exhibition will highlight Gunning's mastery of the Southern Louisiana landscape, which he has been painting for over thirty years.
Maude Schuyler Clay is a fifth generation Mississippian who started her color portrait series Mississippi History in 1975. Clay's expressive, allegorical portraits of her friends, family and other Mississippians are the driving forces behind her recollection of moments of family life in Mississippi in the 1980s and 90s.