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October 2019

Uncommon Exchanges: Pippin Frisbie-Calder and Jordan Karubian

October 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Newcomb Art Museum, Woldenberg Art Center
New Orleans, LA United States

In partnership with A Studio in the Woods, The ByWater Institute at Tulane University, and The New Orleans Center for the Gulf South, Newcomb Art Museum's interdisciplinary conversation series "Uncommon Exchanges" invites the New Orleans community to interact with diverse experts from Tulane and the Gulf South region. Using the current exhibitions "Flint is Family" and "The American Dream Denied" as a catalyst, Pippin Frisbie-Calder, FATHOM Resident Artist at A Studio in the Woods and Jordan Karubian, Phd, Associate Professor…

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Artist Salon with Margaret Pearce

October 10 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
A Studio in the Woods, 13401 Patterson Rd
New Orleans, LA 70131 United States

Thursday, October 10, 2019, 6:30pm at A Studio in the Woods, join us for a potluck and to learn more about our newest Adaptations Resident, Margaret Pearce. While in residence, Margaret Pearce (Citizen Band Potawatomi), will continue research for “Mississippi Dialogues,” a three-year project to map public opinion about flooding into an Indigenized map of the Mississippi River. She will use her residency to be in proximity to Indigenous communities of the Delta while researching their place-worlds with their permission,…

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New Orleans Town Gardeners Walk in the Woods with David Baker

October 4 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
A Studio in the Woods, 13401 Patterson Rd
New Orleans, LA 70131 United States

Get into the Woods with Environmental Curator David Baker! Chat with David over lunch and then head out into the woods to learn about his work and the land first-hand. Bring a lunch to eat at noon, walk will begin at 1pm on Friday, October 4. The event is free but please RSVP. This program is sponsored by the New Orleans Town Gardeners.

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September 2019

Artist Salon with kai barrow

September 26 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
A Studio in the Woods, 13401 Patterson Rd
New Orleans, LA 70131 United States

Thursday, September 26, 2019, 6:30pm at A Studio in the Woods, join us for a potluck and to learn more about our first Adaptations Resident of the 2019-20 season, kai barrow! While in residence, kai barrow will continue work on “A CHORUS OF OUTLAWS,” a multimedia assemblage of  ‘singing’ sculptures. The work features the recorded voices, ecologies, and sounds of historic and contemporary refugees, fugitives, abolitionists, and nomads—people who demonstrate radical imagination to both escape environmental and carceral harms and…

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Artist Salon with Regina Agu

September 10 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
A Studio in the Woods, 13401 Patterson Rd
New Orleans, LA 70131 United States

You are cordially invited to meet A Studio in the Woods' newest resident artist, Regina Agu. In residence through a collaboration with New Orleans Museum of Art, Agu will create an installation for NOMA's Great Hall to be displayed in conjunction with their upcoming exhibition, Inventing Acadia: Painting and Place in Louisiana. Agu is working closely with Studio botanist David Baker as she explores and investigates the Louisiana landscape. She will give a public talk at NOMA on Friday, Nov.…

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August 2019

Culture Collision

August 28 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp St.
New Orleans, LA

Come visit with A Studio in the Woods staff at Culture Collision! Learn more about our upcoming year of residencies and the work we do to preserve the bottomland hardwood forest.

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June 2019

Deadline to Apply – FATHOM: Volume I, Lead Residency

June 15

A Studio in the Woods envisions an open call to select a local artist to work with Tulane biologists to raise awareness about lead contamination in New Orleans with themes related to both public health and the wellbeing of all living creatures. As in many older cities around the world, lead contamination represents an important health risk to both human and animal inhabitants of New Orleans. Ongoing work by Dr. Jordan Karubian and colleagues suggests that high levels of lead…

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May 2019

Ash Arder: Work in Progress

May 23 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
A Studio in the Woods, 13401 Patterson Rd
New Orleans, LA 70131 United States

Current Adapatations Resident Ash Arder welcomes members of the community to experience a work-in-progress series of interactive sound sculptures reflecting on the shared histories and tactile experiences of farmers and farm machines. The works are inspired by historic and contemporary technical documentation of agricultural processes and innovation. The works further Ash's curiosity around what can happen when the experiences of plants and machines are taken into consideration when reflecting on the relationship between the agricultural industry and western culture at…

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Deadline to Apply – Tulane Scholarly Retreats

May 20

The ByWater Institute and A Studio in the Woods seek to enhance and support the scholarship, creativity and cross-disciplinary activity of Tulane faculty and trainees by awarding one- to two-week residencies during Academic Year F2019-S2020. These residencies will provide a retreat for faculty and trainees across disciplines to work on a discrete project or scholarly pursuit that can be new or complementary to ongoing work. Applications can be made independently, though collaborative cross-discipline team applications are encouraged. This opportunity may…

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Bottomland Jubilee

May 19 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Audubon Species Survival Center, 14001 Patterson Rd.
New Orleans, LA 70131 United States

Join A Studio in the Woods in celebrating 50 years on the Mississippi River! Bottomland Jubilee: A Benefit for A Studio in the Woods, Celebrating 50 Years of Land and Legacy Sunday, May 19, 2019 4 – 7pm PURCHASE TICKETS HERE The McDermott Lodge at the Freeport McMoRan Audubon Species Survival Center 14001 Patterson Road New Orleans, LA 70131 Fine fare by Mosquito Supper Club Chef Melissa Martin and Peche Seafood Grill Chef Ryan Prewitt. Music from Sunpie and the Louisiana Sunspots with special appearance by Dr.…

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