News & Events

Watch: CALL/VoCA Talks

We are pleased to announce that the videos from the second season of CALL/VoCA Talks, hosted in collaboration with VoCA are now available. This second year of collaboration with VoCA included talks with four CALL Artists: Blane De St. Croix, Henrietta Mantooth, Otto Neals, and Emmett Wigglesworth. Read more.

Announcing the Joan Mitchell Center 2017 Artists-in-Residence

The Joan Mitchell Center on Bayou Road is pleased to announce the artists selected for the 2017 Artist-in-Residence Program. Read more.

Emerging Artist Grant 2015 Catalog

We are pleased to share the publication of the 2015 Emerging Artist Grant Catalog. Featuring the ten artists awarded in 2015, the catalog includes essays by Jessica Lynne and Charlie Tatum. This publication is one of the professional development opportunities offered as a part of the Emerging Artist Grant Pilot Program, in addition to the unrestricted grant of $12,000 per artist. Read more.

Town Hall: Art, Gentrification and Displacement

Join us for our annual call and response panel discussion at the Joan Mitchell Center in New Orleans! Panelists and visitors will share a dialogue on the complexities of changing neighborhoods and community spaces, featuring a collaborative installation by artists Sharita Towne and Shana M. griffin. Read more.

Announcing the 2016 Emerging Artist Grant Pilot Program Recipients

The Joan Mitchell Foundation is excited to announce the ten recipients of the 2016 Emerging Artist Grant Pilot Program. This program will provide each artist with an unrestricted grant of $12,000 each and professional support. Read more.

Announcing the 2016 Painters & Sculptors Grant Recipients

The Joan Mitchell Foundation is pleased to announce the twenty-five recipients of the 2016 Painters & Sculptors Grant Program in the amount of $25,000 each. Read more.

CALL/VoCA Talk with Emmett Wigglesworth

On Sunday, November 20, CALL artist Emmett Wigglesworth will sit down with VoCA Program Committee Member Christie Mitchell to discuss his life, legacy, and prolific career as a muralist, painter, sculptor, fabric designer and poet in New York City. Read more.

Henrietta Mantooth, Bird's Story of the World, acrylic & Xerox on canvas & cloth, 80" x 144"

CALL/VoCA Talk with Henrietta Mantooth

Join us on Monday, October 24 when CALL artist Henrietta Mantooth will sit down with VoCA Program Committee Member Jennifer Hickey to discuss her life, legacy, and recent installations around the themes of racial inequity and mass incarceration. Read more.

Blane De St. Croix, Magdalenafjord, Gravneset (Grave Nose)

CALL/VoCA Talk with Blane De St. Croix

Artist Blane de St. Croix will sit down with VoCA Board Member Robin Clark to discuss how his work engages topics including the geopolitical landscape, border issues, climate change, pollution, land erosion, and preservation. Read more.

Artworks above by the Joan Mitchell Center Fall 2016 Artists-in-Residence. See more of their work here

Joan Mitchell Center Fall 2016 Event Calendar

We hope you’ll join us for our season of Fall programming. All events will be held at the Joan Mitchell Center during our third season of the Artist-in-Residence Program. Read more.

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