Antenna News

Antenna is hiring!

Visual Arts Programs Coordinator To apply use this Google form. Antenna is seeking a person with a creative practice and administrative skills, who is curious, organized, motivated, a creative problem solver, and has excellent communication skills for the job of Visual Arts Programs Coordinator.  Antenna is a 501(c)(3) non-profit multidisciplinary cultural institution presenting exhibitions, public Antenna is hiring!

Draw-A-Thon 2023 Recap!

Wow!! Draw-A-Thon 2023 was one for the books. Thank you to everyone who came out to doodle, play, explore, observe, and draw with us! We estimate that we had around 1,500 visitors throughout the 24 HRs. There were some amazing workshops – both spontaneous and planned, and lots of joy! We extend our heartfelt gratitude Draw-A-Thon 2023 Recap!

Curatorial Fellowship 2024

In 2024, we are launching a Curatorial Fellowship to engage with national curators to facilitate connecting Louisiana artists to national art networks. This is an invitational curatorial residency. Over the course of two years, the invited curator will generate a curatorial statement for their residency and use this statement to guide the curation of three Curatorial Fellowship 2024

Announcing the 2023-24 Platforms Fund Awardees!

The Platforms Fund is a collaborative effort of Antenna, Ashé Cultural Art Center, Junebug Productions and The Black School the Andy Warhol Foundation. The Andy Warhol Foundation Regional Regranting Program was established in 2007 to recognize and support the movement of independently organized, public-facing, artist-centered activity that animates local and regional art scenes but that lies beyond the reach of traditional funding Announcing the 2023-24 Platforms Fund Awardees!

DRAW-A-THON 2023

You won’t want to miss Draw-a-thon’s array of programs providing participants with an opportunity to explore the expansive nature of contemporary drawing with four areas:  IN THE MIX, OFF THE WALL, OUT OF THE BOX, & ON THE MOVE.   Whether you are an artist or can barely draw a circle, we have fun for DRAW-A-THON 2023

Save The Date!

The 2023 annual 24-Hour Draw-A-Thon will be held on November 4th from 6:30 AM – 6:30 AM. Draw-A-Thon is Antenna’s annual 24-hour community art event with workshops and self-guided activities that encourage creating for the sake of creation! You do not have to consider yourself “a good drawer” to join. There is something for everyone. Save The Date!

24-Hour Comic Book Day

24-Hour Comic Book Day is an international event where people attempt to create a comic book in just 24 hours. Participants are to bring their own art supplies. John Slade, political cartoonist and comic creator will host the event. Comics-minded people are invited to try their luck. The event will be held at Antenna Gallery’s 24-Hour Comic Book Day

Community Volunteer Day!

We are looking for individuals to help with a community volunteer day – Sunday, September 24th from 12:00 – 5:00 at Paper Machine (6330 St. Claude Ave). Volunteers will be helping prepare materials for our annual Draw-A-Thon event. Volunteering activities will include creating a long paper chain, organizing markers and pens, cutting out paper for Community Volunteer Day!

Save The Date!

The 2023 annual 24-Hour Draw-A-Thon will be held on November 4th from 6:30 AM – 6:30 AM. Draw-A-Thon is Antenna’s annual 24-hour community art event with workshops and self-guided activities that encourage creating for the sake of creation! You do not have to consider yourself “a good drawer” to join. There is something for everyone. Save The Date!