Past Shows

Opening Party: Mélange

January 14, 2017

Please join us for the opening party of New Orleans-born artist Rashaad Newsome's interdisciplinary presentation, Mélange, figuring a series of films and works on paper in conversation with Newsome's upcoming performance of FIVE

Together, this interdisciplinary presentation of genre-bending works frames Newsome's live performance and studio practice through the history of collage. Using layered constructions of formal ... Read more

Christian Marclay's THE CLOCK

Prospect New Orleans presents Christian Marclay’s Internationally Acclaimed 24-hour video installation The Clock at The Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans.


November 10–December 4, 2016
Open Tuesday–Sunday, 11am–5pm
JUST ADDED! Extended 24-Hour Screening

Friday, December 2 at 11am to Saturday, December 3 at 5pm

Never before exhibited in the South, The Clock is a cinematic tour de force that ... Read more

REVERB: Past, Present, Future

REVERB: Past, Present, Future explores the evolution of art and artistic practices in New Orleans and its surrounding region over the last decade.

Taking the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina as its chronological starting point, it positions the vast social, economic, and political reverberations of this monumental event as ... Read more

In Conversation: Radcliffe Bailey with Nicholas Payton

April 9, 2015

Join us for an insightful conversation as Radcliffe Bailey discusses the influences that have shaped him throughout his artistic practice in preparation for Radcliffe Bailey: Recent Works, a monumental reconstructive—and retrospective—exhibition featuring the newest iterations of the artist’s past and current work.

 Bailey will be joined by multi-instrumentalist and trumpet ... Read more

Teaching Artist Reception

Hosted by New Orleans Community of Teaching Artists and the Contemporary Arts Center
November 5, 2014

Join colleagues from all artistic disciplines who are engaged in teaching and learning throughout New Orleans, as we continue to strengthen the vibrant community of teaching artists in our city!

5:00pm – 6:00pm: Free admission to Prospect.3 Exhibition for Teaching Artists
6:00pm – 7:30pm: Mingling, Networking, Visioning

RSVP required. Refreshments will be ... Read more