NOLA PEARLS – CONTEMPORARY ART FROM NEW ORLEANS

11.03.2011–10.04.2011

Just in time for the heyday of Mardi Gras in New Orleans, the southern big-city-carnival also finds its way into the Direktorenhaus: Young American artists bring the culture from New Orleans (NoLa) to Berlin. According to the southern metropolis, the works are colorful, flashy and over all full of the joys of life!

For one month, Direktorenhaus shows a cross section of exciting contemporary works on the topic of New Orleans. In this city, being entwined by legends, whose various cultural influences always have inspired artists of different genres, an especially lively art scene has emerged during the last years.