Elastic Waistband: Napoleon Fundraiser and Cake Raffle

  Join us at NAPOLEON, for our year-end fundraiser Friday, December 6th from 6 – 10pm.   Come, have a drink, and take in works created by members especially for this event. All work is editioned and will be priced-nice for all of your arts’ desires. Stay for the cake raffle! In addition to artworks, … Continue reading

Good Bite: Good Children Gallery

Good Bite: Good Children Gallery   Opening Reception: First Friday, November 1st, 6-10pm Exhibition Dates: November 1- 30th, 2019 Established in 2008, Good Children Gallery is a founding collective in the St. Claude Arts District in New Orleans. Good Children’s monthly exhibitions showcase engaging work from local, national, and international artists. This exhibition will give … Continue reading

Spitting Distance: Heather Raquel Phillips & Keenan Bennett

Spitting Distance: Kennan Bennett and Heather Raquel Phillips

Spitting Distance   Collaborative & Individual new work by Kennan Bennett & Heather Raquel Phillips   Opening Reception: First Friday, October 4th, 6-10pm Exhibition Dates: October 4th – 26th, 2019   Through sites of intimate exchange, Spitting Distance examines the socio-politico-cultural salience of deviance as a mode for navigating the world.   Keenan Bennett (he, they) … Continue reading

Time in the Codex: Tia-Simone Gardner & Rini Yun Keagy

Tia-Simone Gardner · Rini Yun Keagy   Time in the Codex   Opening Reception: First Friday, September 6th, 6-10pm Exhibition Dates: September 6th -22nd   The colonial archive is, emphatically, a series of omissions and erasures. Through their work with its images, documents and artifacts, Tia-Simone Gardner and Rini Yun Keagy gather the minor fragments … Continue reading

SO YEA: A Poem by Heather Raquel Phillips for GAG: Peggy and Emily Blei Hracho

GAG verb gagged; gagging 1.  a:  to restrict use of the mouth of by inserting something into it  to prevent speech or     outcry b:  to prevent from exercising freedom of speech or expression c:  to pry or hold open with a gag 2)  to provide or write quips or pranks 3)  to choke or cause … Continue reading

Extra Parts – Member Exhibition at Good Children, New Orleans

Extra Parts Members of Napoleon Gallery will be exhibiting at Good Children Gallery in New Orleans from July 13 – Aug 4. Opening reception July 13. Good Children Gallery is a pioneer artist-run space in the St. Claude Arts District aimed at enhancing the cultural landscape of New Orleans. The space serves as a bellwether for … Continue reading

Emily & Peggy Blei Hracho: GAG

GAG Emily & Peggy Blei Hracho 7.5.19 – 8.25.19   NAPOLEON welcomes the forthcoming exhibition, GAG featuring the work of our 2019 Open Call honorees, Emily & Peggy Blei Hracho. The Blei Hracho’s have analogous bodies of work that employ process and materiality to subvert and challenge conventional craft based fabrications. They interrogate gender expectancy by appropriating derogatory … Continue reading

Conscious Objects: An Essay by Frances Beaver for Rebecca Tennenbaum’s Exhibition Every Thing Has a Function

Conscious Objects By Frances Beaver       If you don’t own a Fitbit, would you consider buying one if instead of tattling to your health insurance company how many sit ups you don’t do, you could program it to play back an 8-bit version of any song when it sensed through your vitals that … Continue reading

Rebecca Tennenbaum: Every Thing Has a Function

Rebecca Tennenbaum   Every Thing Has a Function   6.7.19 – 6.23.19   What is gained by interfacing with an extension of yourself? What do you get from staring into a two way mirror knowing you are also on the other side? Every Thing Has a Function is a show title and a description. Rebecca … Continue reading

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