The Meadows Museum of Art is located on the beautiful campus of Centenary College of Louisiana at 2911 Centenary Boulevard in Shreveport, Louisiana. The Meadows Museum is open to the public from 12:00 to 4:00 PM on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday; from 12:00 to 5:00 PM on Thursday; from 1:00 to 4:00 PM on Saturday and Sunday. The Museum is closed on Monday. The museum is free of charge to the public. For more information call the Museum Business Office at 318.869.5040.
For more information about the 2013-14 calendar or to schedule a student tour of the galleries, call the Meadows Museum of Art at 318.869.5169 today.
The 2013-2014 Season
Sean Starwars: Renegade Printmaker of the Southeast
January 19 – February 23, 2014
The Meadows is pleased to welcome Mississippi artist to Shreveport.
Centenary College will host Attaway Fellow Sean Starwars, a relief printmaker specializing in color woodcut printmaking, this month. Starwars' work regularly appears on book covers, albums, and magazines as well as commercials.
His first appearance will be a convocation presentation on Thursday, January 16, in the Algur Meadows Museum from 11:10 a.m. to noon during which he will discuss his method for creating wood block prints. These events are free and open to the public.
The Carolyn Querbes Nelson Third Meadows Museum of Art North Louisiana Triennial Exhibition
September 8 - December 15, 2013
The Meadows honors the late Carolyn Querbes Nelson by dedicating a competition exhibition program in her name. A life-long supporter of the arts throughout Louisiana, Nelson served as the first director of Centenary’s Meadows Museum of Art and later as a Member and a Life Member of the Friends of the Algur Meadows Museum Board for more than three decades.
Read the news release about the exhibition for more information.
Saturday, September 7, 5:30 – 7:00 PM
Exhibition reception in the museum galleries with hors d’oeuvres and libations for members, artists, and their families.
Sunday, September 8, 1:00 – 4:00 PM
Exhibition opens to the general public.
Barksdale Air Force Base 66th Birthday Celebration Exhibition
September 13 – 29, 2013
The Museum hosts a celebration of Air Force's 66th Birthday.
Thursday, September 12, 5:30 – 7:00 PM
Private exhibition reception for Barksdale Air Force Military, their families, and dignitaries — in the museum galleries with hors d’oeuvres and libations.
Wednesday, September 18, 5:45 – 7:00 PM
Community reception for the 66th Birthday celebration of the Air Force, includes lecture entitled The Air Force in the Atomic Age in the museum with speaker Mr. Yancy Mailes, Director of the History and Museums Program for Air Force Global Strike Command. A light reception will follow.
Red, Juicy Vibrations: Works by Kathryn Usher
October 5 - December 15, 2013
The Meadows is pleased to present the works of Shreveport artist Kathryn Usher.