The annual Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Art Showcase, presented in collaboration with the New Orleans Chapter of The Links, Incorporated is on view now thru mid-October at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art.
This year’s exihibition showcases 34 works by 23 student artists attending Dillard University and Xavier University of Louisiana.
The 2019 artists are Kennedi Andrus, Mariia Borodii, Elexie Bryant, Nurye Carter, Tyler Comeaux, Derek Dixon, Quinsi Dominguez, Taylor Fields, Barriane Franks, Amani Gaddy, Esaba Hebert, Darien Henderson, Lindsey Hines, Michah Holness, Patricia Pham, Asia Rachal, Jermaine Robinson, Myron Solomon, Kotey Thomas, Gabrielle Tolliver, Keonna Tucker, Makeda Wells and Cammy White.
“We are so excited to partner with the New Orleans (LA) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated again this year to present the HBCU Art Showcase,” says Ellen Balkin, Ogden Museum Director of Education. “I am continually impressed by the talented work of these students and the Ogden Museum is proud to host this exhibition each year.”
The 2019 HBCU Art Showcase marks the sixth year of collaboration between the Ogden Museum and the New Orleans (LA) Chapter of The Links, Inc.
The showcase is held annually in the Museum’s Education Gallery, a designated space, which highlights and exhibits student artwork.