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CURRENT EXHIBITION
  • Ruth Orkin: In Motion

    New Orleans Photo Alliance is pleased to present Ruth Orkin: In Motion, an exhibition celebrating the works of the pioneering 20th-century photographer and filmmaker Ruth Orkin, curated by Natalie Cooney and Rebecca Rau. Perhaps best recognized for her series chronicling the experience of traveling alone as a woman, and the iconic image American Girl in… Read More »Ruth Orkin: In Motion

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    On view December – January 31
    Gallery hours of operation Thursday – Saturday, 11 am – 4 pm


  • Ruth Orkin: In Motion

Past Exhibitions

See You At Home:

December 8, 2021 – January 29, 2022As a part of New Orleans Photo Alliance’s 2021 PhotoNOLA Programming, the NOPA Gallery will be hosting a solo exhibition of work by  Vikesh Kapoor (b. 1985, Pennsylvania), the 2019 PhotoNOLA Review Prize Winner. ARTIST STATEMENT My ongoing project, See You at Home, is a personal narrative that centers… Read More »See You At Home:

Critters!

November 5, 2021 – November 21, 2021NOPA is bringing back Critters!, an exhibition celebrating the personalities of non-human creatures. Critters! will be digitally projected at the NOPA Recourse Center & Gallery, 7800 Oaks St., November 5-21. This exhibition’s call-for-entry was part of NOPA’s annual GiveNOLA day fundraiser. During this year’s campaign, 120 donors raised nearly… Read More »Critters!

Summer 2021 Juried Exhibition: Remember the Darkroom?

July 24, 2021 – October 29, 2021 “This exhibition is in conjunction with the inaugural opening of NOPA’s darkroom. I wanted to remind our photographic community of what is creatively possible in darkrooms like the one now available for use at the NOPA Resource Center. Collectively, these photographers have achieved just that. The photographs presented… Read More »Summer 2021 Juried Exhibition: Remember the Darkroom?

What Is Harmony?

Featured image: New Harmony Sophomore Kayln Jackson talking about her working during the opening reception for What is Harmony. Photo by Nic Aziz As part of our on going collaboration with New Harmony High School and the New Orleans Museum of Art, NOPA coordinated a project to with local students to explore the fundamentals of… Read More »What Is Harmony?

Sunshine Prints

April 17, 2021 – July 16, 2021 Sunshine Prints, our 2021 Spring juried exhibition, features photographic work created through processes involving exposure to direct sunlight. This exhibition was juried by Benjamin Hickey, the current Curator of Exhibitions at the Paul and Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum in Lafayette, LA. It includes work by Renee Allie, Virginia Carr, Daniel… Read More »Sunshine Prints

CURRENTS 2020

December 12, 2020 – January 31, 2021 On View at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art CURRENTS is an annual exhibition that highlights the diverse photographic work being created by New Orleans Photo Alliance members. It is a showcase exhibition designed to give an overview of contemporary photographic practices and projects. CURRENTS 2020  was curated… Read More »CURRENTS 2020

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We invite curators and photographers worldwide to submit exhibition proposals for the NOPA Center Gallery,