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Tulane graduate makes mark as NOLA artist

Mackenzie Bookamer, Arcade Editor February 3, 2021

Brandon Surtain graduated from Tulane in the spring of 2020 with a master’s of architecture as well as a master’s of sustainable real estate development, but these are not the only interests he...

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Mardi Gras posters offer tradition in unusual year

Mackenzie Bookamer, Arcade Editor January 27, 2021

Carnival season in New Orleans — culminating with the celebration of Mardi Gras on Fat Tuesday — is a time where art takes the center stage, whether that be through parades or posters around the city....

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Experiencing the NOLA art scene during COVID

Mackenzie Bookamer, Arcade Editor January 20, 2021

New Orleans is a city known for its vibrant culture, which is often shown throughout the numerous art exhibitions in the city. In the wake of COVID-19, however, many museums and galleries have had...

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Event Spotlight: Art for Art’s Sake

Hannah May-Powers, Arcade Editor October 7, 2020

It would be impossible to quantify the cultural impact that the city of New Orleans has had on artists. Not only does the city inspire artists who live here, but plenty of artists from around the world...

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Seniors in art departments faced with new challenges

Haley Soares, Arcade Editor May 2, 2020

The Tulane Hullabaloo is a nonprofit newsroom that receives no funding from Tulane University. Consider subscribing today to support our mission. As the semester comes to a close, so does the undergraduate...

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Brace for BUKU 2020

Haley Soares, Arcade Editor February 26, 2020

Mardi Gras may have ended, but don’t fret — the upcoming BUKU Music + Art Project guarantees that the party won’t be ending any time soon here in New Orleans.  The festival will be returning...

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Second Saturdays: Showcasing arts and culture

Avery Anderson, Arcade Editor February 5, 2020

Searching for a fun and free way to nourish your artistic impulses? Look no further than Second Saturdays on St. Claude Avenue! Every second Saturday of the month at 6 p.m., the St. Claude Arts District...

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Arcade’s February events preview

Jordan Moskowitz, Contributing Writer February 5, 2020

Here in New Orleans, the fun never stops. With the annual celebration of Mardi Gras coming up, why not honor the whole month with fun-filled events? While there is an overload of activities on NOLA’s...

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A look inward: ‘Where We Stand: Zines from New Orleans’

Alex Calloway, Staff Writer January 29, 2020

Tucked away in a quiet gallery on the second floor of Joseph Merrick Jones Memorial Hall is a small exhibit room. No artifacts or grand portraits hang from its walls, and no guide is present to give an...

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NOT Supposed 2-Be Here: Tulane’s latest art installation

Haley Soares, Arcade Editor January 22, 2020

What is ‘supposed’ to be here? Brandan “BMike” Odums forces us to think critically about what does and does not belong in an art museum with his installation titled “NOT Supposed 2-Be Here.” Opening...

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DMP Senior Capstone Films to bring personal life to the screen

Patrick Miller, Staff Writer December 4, 2019

Digital Media Production students completing their Capstone requirement this semester each wrote, produced and directed their own short film. The film functions as an artistic thesis and demonstration...

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Undergraduate Juried Exhibition allows for student self-expression

Leah Martino, Contributing Writer November 13, 2019

Walking into the Carroll Gallery on the second floor of the Woldenberg Art Center, you are welcomed with a warm, bright light. The light feels like an indicator of the new talent and inspiring energy you...

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