Friday, August 01, 2014 - Sunday, November 11, 2018
On 1 August 2014, the Norton opens a four-year exhibition, Art of the Great War. Throughout the exhibition you'll see original posters and learn about life in the city of Shreveport and in Caddo and Bossier Parishes during the conflict, including the men from here who gave their lives in the trenches of France.
Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - Sunday, September 06, 2015
In partnership with the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Foundation, the George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts asked Louisiana high school juniors and seniors to celebrate the music of their state for their 2015 Scholarship Art Contest. Over 700 students submitted original works of art inspired by the theme of Louisiana's Music and the 15 finalists are on display here at the R.W. Norton Art Gallery.
Saturday, September 05, 2015 - Sunday, November 29, 2015
(This is a library exhibition and our library is only open on the weekends from 1:00pm - 5:00pm)
First-hand accounts of what it felt like to witness and participate in the most deadly war of American History - recording a time when our nation was almost riven in two and the dreams of our forefathers for a United States dashed.
Tuesday, September 08, 2015 - Sunday, November 29, 2015
This exhibition includes a diverse, retrospective range of bronze and stainless steel castings by one of America's foremost contemporary sculptors. Approximately 50 works in bronze and stainless steel plus 5 large-scale photographs of Ullberg's monuments will be featured.
Photo above is Windborne II by Kent Ullberg, bronze, 2003
Learn More Image is Evolution Triptych by Kent Ullberg, bronze, 1989