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Antenna Open Call 2022

Antenna is excited to announce its annual open call for creator driven projects taking place in 2022. You can apply for the opportunity to exhibit at Antenna Gallery, have a book published by Antenna’s Paper Machine, or have a month…


Yesterday, sugar’s cultivation as an anthropogenic crop spurred the production of plantation-based economies, eschewing pre-existing biodiversity, violently disregarding Indigenous sovereignty, and torturing the enslaved African descended body. Today, the commodity continues to line the fields of southeast Louisiana, alongside petrochemical…

What’s Happening After Ida

We hope this message finds you well and safe.   Antenna would like to thank members of our community who have reached out and offered support as staff return to the city and our organization comes back online ready to activate…

Trenity Thomas :: What’s Wrong Cowboy?

What’s Wrong Cowboy is a solo exhibition of paintings by Trenity Thomas. “Painting red cowboy hats has become a signature of mine. Seeing a blackperson as a cowboy is powerful, especially in a red hat. Red seems to be astrong…

Maria Lux :: Point of No Return

On view:  Aug. 14th – Sep 5thOpening Reception:  Saturday, Aug. 14th 6-9PM – Masks required by all visitors. Building off the uncanny religious terminology used in de-extinction science or “resurrection biology”, and its futuristic technologies aimed at returning to the past, this…

Reflections on Water: Carrying the Memory

Reflections on Water: Carrying the Memory A Performance and A Call to Action with Singer and Artist Michaela Harrison Monday, July 12 10:30 am – 12 pm Crescent Park at the Riverfront, Elysian Fields entrance (approximately 2300 N. Peters St.)…

2021 Antenna Local Open Call Juror Sharita Towne

Sharita Towne is an multidisciplinary artist and educator based in Portland, OR, born and raised on the west coast of the U.S. along I-5—from Salem, OR, to Tacoma, WA and down to Sacramento, CA, a true granddaughter of the great…

Meredith Davenport in Residence at Paper Machine

My practice combines a lifetime as a documentary photographer with an impulse to expand and build upon the language of photographic images. Being witness to and telling stories about the world I live in are at the heart of everything…

Black Fusionist Society :: Antoine Williams

Black Fusionist Society is an Afrosurrealist multimedia narrative exhibition about the Black descendants of survivors of the 1898 Wilmington Massacre who create a secret society that uses magic and fringe science to navigate systemic racism and migrate to a different…

New Orleans Katrina Holocaust :: Paintings by Beverly Kimble Davis

The many stories of what happened after Hurricane Katrina have yet to be told. Instead of a swift rescue, people of New Orleans were abandoned in the sweltering heat for days without electricity, without food, without water and without hope.…

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