Highlight: The French Quarter

The Fashionable French Quarter by Shern Sharma and Melena Ryzik via The New York Times

“I think the [French] Quarter is a lot more polished to be more accustomed to people from out of town…. There are a lot of art galleries in this area too…This place is super inspiring! There’s all kinds of stuff going on all the time.” – Chelsea Darling

Join us for the 24th International Sculpture Conference: Sculpture, Culture, and Community, and get inspired in New Orleans. This three minute video highlights the beauty of the French Quarter – just one mile from the Renaissance New Orleans Arts Hotel, the official conference hotel. Stop by Cafe Du Monde for dark roasted coffee and beignets, and then hop through the many galleries in town. Pass through the French Market, the nation’s oldest open-air market, and then head to Jackson Square for some of the city’s most celebrated architecture. Learn more about what to do in the French Quarter here.

The 24th International Sculpture Conference: Sculpture, Culture, and Community will bring together sculpture enthusiasts for four days of panel discussions, a keynote speaker, artist talks, workshops, mentoring sessions, networking events, and optional activities in the city of New Orleans from October 1-4, 2014. The French Quarter is just one of the neighborhoods surrounding the conference. Join the conference mailing list for upcoming updates on special events, New Orleans highlights, keynote announcements, workshop postings, and more.

The Renaissance New Orleans Arts Hotel is the official conference hotel, in the heart of the New Orleans Arts District. Special rates are available now! To receive the special conference rate, click here.

The 24th International Sculpture Conference is hosted in collaboration with the Contemporary Arts Center New Orleans, New Orleans Arts District, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, and the Renaissance New Orleans Arts Hotel. For more information on the 24th International Sculpture Conference, visit http://www.sculpture.org/nola2014. For any other inquiries, contact the events department at events@sculpture.org or 609.689.1051 ext. 302.

18_informationPlease indicate if you require any accessibility accommodations by contacting the events department at 609.689.1051 x302 or events@sculpture.org. The International Sculpture Center is committed to ensuring that all events are accessible to all of our patrons.

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