Monday, Jan 18, 10 AM-5 PM

Ogden Museum Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration 2021

Ogden Museum of Southern Art
Getting there
925 Camp St, New Orleans, LA

In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s life and legacy, Ogden Museum of Southern Art presents a FREE Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration on Monday, Jan. 18 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Join us at the Ogden Museum or at home as we use art to imagine a world without racism!  Celebrate at Ogden Museum: Explore the Museum and participate in a scavenger hunt based on works on view in the galleries. Admission is FREE all day.  Celebrate at Home: Watch a performance by Dancing Grounds Listen to a Spotify Playlist created by Ogden Museum Teen Interns Listen to a MLK Day themed book read by a NOPL librarian Take a virtual tour of Ogden Museum exploring the Civil Rights Movement through the work of photographer, Ernest Withers  Contribute to a virtual community word cloud inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.  Create art with artist Kara Crowley featured in Louisiana Contemporary, Presented by the Helis Foundation  Pick up a FREE Ogden Museum MLK Day Celebration Art Kit containing art activities exploring the life of Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement, step-by-step instructions and all supplies. Get your kit beginning on Monday, January 11. A limited number of art kits will be available for pick-up at the Museum and at select community partners.  Relax with a meditation for peace by Museum Educator, Mikhayla Harrell     Image credit: Kara Crowley, Exertion, Acrylic on wood