Prospect.2 Events This Week - Student Biennial, Lecture by Alexis Rockman, Throwdown.2

SEE PROSPECT.2 BEFORE IT CLOSES ON JANUARY 29TH!
Wednesday through Sunday
11 AM to 4 PM
$10 - Day pass
$20 - Week pass
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EVENTS THIS WEEK
RECEPTION - Prospect.2 Student Biennial
Saturday, January 21, 12 - 2 PM
Prospect.2 Visitors Center
1036 Esplanade Avenue
Free

The Prospect.2 Student Biennial features work made in response to and collaboration with Prospect.2 artists by students throughout New Orleans. Exhibit highlights include: a 16-panel mural created collaboratively by the Roots of Music Marching Crusaders and artist Bruce Davenport. Jr.; photography by students from Kids Rethink New Orleans Schools shot in the style of Lorraine O’Grady; photography submissions from New Orleans-area students inspired by William Pope.L; and a digital sound installation created by Dan Tague and students from Lusher Charter School. The exhibit will remain on view until January 29, 2012 during regular Prospect.2 opening hours.Newcomb Art Gallery, Tulane University

LECTURE - Alexis Rockman
Wednesday, January 25, 7:30 PM
Newcomb Art Gallery, Tulane University
Woldenberg Art Center  **easiest access via Willow Street
Free

For Prospect.2, artist Alexis Rockman produced the large-scale painting, Battle Royale (on exhibit at CAC), which pits creatures that are native to Louisiana against animals that have been introduced by humans into the Southern ecosystem over the last 500 years. The artist will discuss his large-scale nature paintings and murals as part of the P.2 Lecture Series at Newcomb Gallery.