Presenting inspiring exhibitions and programs that engage communities both on and off campus, the Museum fosters the creative exchange of ideas and cross-disciplinary collaborations around innovative art and design. The Museum preserves and advances scholarship on the Newcomb and Tulane art collections.
The exhibition space dedicated to presenting contemporary and historic exhibits. Housed in the Woldenberg Art Center, the Newcomb Art Museum today presents original exhibitions and programs that explore socially engaged art, civic dialogue, and community transformation. The Museum also pays tribute to its heritage through shows that recognize the contributions of women to the fields of art and design.
Exploring the history of people and place through cultural legacy, historical narrative, and social constructs