art spotlight

Scene by Rhys Celebrates Two Years

October 24, 2018

Celebrate Scene By Rhys' 2nd Anniversary at these two events:

Friday, November 9, 2018 @ 7:00pm to 10:00 pm
Scene By Rhys Art Gallery, 708 Toulouse Courtyard
Leroy Jones Quintet

Monday, November 12, 2018 @ 7:00pm to 9:00 pm
Scene By Rhys Art Gallery, 708 Toulouse Courtyard
Tuba Skinny

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Martin Lawrence Gallery Celebrates Erte's Birthday with Opening Holiday Reception for Month- long Exhibit December 9

November 13, 2017
On December 9th, Martin Lawrence Gallery New Orleans invites the public to join us for wine, music, food, and fun at our Erté Art Deco Holiday Party and special exhibit. Come celebrate the birthday and acclaimed works of The Father of Art Deco during this special birthday reception and exhibit.


September 27, 2017

Immerse yourself in a dynamic juxtaposition of stunning artworks by many of the greatest artists of the 20th century. Join Martin Lawrence Gallery for a world-class exhibition of original paintings, etchings, and lithographs celebrating the spirit and genius of Modern Masters Picasso, Chagall, Miró, Dalí. This special reception and exhibit offers a rare opportunity to collect one of over 80 fantastic original works.

433 Royal Street

Saturday, October 21 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Refreshments and entertainment throughout the evening. Exhibit runs thru November 12

An Opening Reception with Artist Anne Faith Nicholls for Premier New Orleans Exhibition

August 11, 2017

Martin Lawrence Gallery New Orleans invites the public for the unveiling of an exclusive new body of work capturing the history and mystery surrounding the artistic soul of New Orleans. Art lovers will not want to miss this rare opportunity to meet the artist and acquire her latest original creations during the evening.

Martin Lawrence Gallery 433 Royal Street (at St. Louis Street, in the block of Brennan’s Restaurant)

Saturday, September 9, 2017 from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM.

Exhibit runs through the end of September

Entertainment and light refreshments


May 22, 2017

With a backdrop of the beautiful St. Louis Cathedral, and a stone's throw from Jackson Square, Gallery Alro features thoughtfully curated collection of original paintings, glass and sculpture. The gallery is located at 837 Chartres Street. More info

You're Invited: Artist Meet and Greet Reception at Martin Lawrence Gallery

April 18, 2017

Martin Lawrence Galleries, New Orleans, invites locals and Jazz Fest visitors to discover the bold artistry of contemporary master Mark Kostabi. Enjoy a rare chance to meet the artist, learn the symbolism behind his distinctive style and acquire original works. Entertainment and complimentary refreshments during the evening.

Martin Lawrence Gallery
433 Royal Street (in the heart of the French Quarter between Conti and St. Louis Streets)

Saturday, April 29, 2017 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Exhibit runs through May 2017 
RSVP requested but not required (504) 299-9055

Martin Lawrence Spring Fine Art Auction is March 26th!

March 20, 2017

Martin Lawrence Gallery New Orleans invites admirers of fine art, and new and seasoned collectors to their Spring Fine Art Auction featuring original paintings, sculpture, serigraphs, etchings and lithographs by the great names of the 20th century masters and 21st century stars available for acquisition at incredible prices.

ART SPOTLIGHT: Elliott Gallery

February 06, 2017

Elliott Gallery, located in the heart of the French Quarter in New Orleans for over 40 years, is owned an operated by Catherine Martens Betz. Catherine continues in the tradition of quality and integrity by offering one of the finest selections of contemporary and modern art by world-renowned artists. Elliott Gallery has the following artists for your enjoyment plus more: Theo Tobiasse, James Coignard, Max Papart, David Schneuer, Nissan Engel, Garrick Yrondi, Joan Míro, Marc Chagall and Petra. More info

ART SPOTLIGHT: Scene by Rhys

January 31, 2017

Located at 708 Toulouse Street, artist Emilie Rhys creates original drawings created live during musical performances in New Orleans. "All drawings are started with pencil, locating the preliminary image on the sheet of paper. Fountain pens are utilized to create the final drawing. Later in my studio, I might add watercolor or gouache." Rhys says about her drawing process on her website. Read more here.

ART SPOTLIGHT: Martin Lawrence Gallery

January 17, 2017

Founded in 1975, Martin Lawrence Galleries specializes in original paintings, sculpture and limited edition graphics. Boasting the largest collection of original works by 20th century masters Picasso, Chagall, Warhol and Erté as well as contemporary artists including Deyber and Murakami. Locals and out-of-towners delight in Martin Lawrence Galley's comprehensive showcase of original paintings, sculpture and limited edition graphics. 433 Royal Street. 504-299-9055 More info

ART SPOTLIGHT: Caliche & Pao

December 18, 2016

Caliche & Pao gallery, located at 312 Royal Street is known for exhibiting art that reflects the rhythm and raw beauty of the French Quarter. With each stroke of this married couples’ brush both artists create artworks that literally jump off of the canvases. The gallery features beautiful originals and prints that would make a perfect addition for your art collection. More info