Alliance brings cyanotype-making to NOMA’s ‘Where Y’Art?”

NOPA volunteers will be at the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) on Friday, August 10 with hundreds of sheets of pre-treated cyanotype paper and a potpourri of print-making accoutrements at the ready, for the museum’s monthly after-hours series, “Where Y’Art?” 

The Alliance will host the a table at the event 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Volunteers will assist adults and children in the making of cyanotype prints, a photographic technique that results in a cyan-blue print, and was once strongly associated with the classic architectural and engineering “blueprint.”

The schedule for “Where Y’Art” is otherwise at follows

  • 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Featured music by Sasha and Steve Masakowski
  • 6 p.m. Gallery Talk with NOMA’s Assistant Director for Art, Lisa Rotondo-McCord: Leah Chase: Paintings by Gustave Blache III.
  • 7 p.m. “Art You Can Eat.” With Haley Bittermann, Executive Chef for the Ralph Brennan Restaurant Group, along with a guest, Chef Leah Chase, for “The Soul of New Orleans: Modern twists on New Orleans classics and other family-friendly comfort foods.” Reservations are requested. 
Sasha Masakowski  
The museum is located in New Orleans City Park, near the intersection of Esplanade and North Carrollton Avenues in Mid-City New Orleans. For more information about NOMA’s “Where Y’Art” schedule for Friday, please see the museum’s event information page.