Ogden Museum of Southern Art Presents Photographs from the Permanent Collection

The Ogden Museum of Southern Art presents Photographs from it’s permanent collection in an exhibition on view through Jan. 3, 2012.

The photographs in this exhibition provide a visual narrative of the ever-changing American South – the nineteenth century, the Great Depression, the civil rights movement and the emergence of the New South. The exhibition will feature photographs by E. J. Bellocq, Walker Evans, Elliot Erwitt, William Christenberry, and many more. On view through Jan. 3, 2012

Image: William Christenberry, The Underground Club, Greensboro, Alabama, Type-C Print, 1997

The mission of The Ogden Museum of Southern Art, University of New Orleans, is to broaden the knowledge, understanding and appreciation of the visual arts and culture of the American South through its permanent collections, changing exhibitions, educational programs, publications, research center, and its Goldring-Woldenberg Institute for the Advancement of Southern Art and Culture. To that end, the museum will collect, conserve, exhibit, study, and interpret the art of the South within the context of the region’s history and culture.

The Ogden Museum of Southern Art
925 Camp Street
New Orleans, Louisiana 70130
www.ogdenmuseum.org

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