Pictures at an Exhibition

New Orleans Museum of Art Sculpture Garden Expansion Opens

Larry Bell, Pacific Red VI, 2016–17, installation view in the newly reopened Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden, at the New Orleans Museum of Art.


Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday.

Today’s show: The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden, which is part of the New Orleans Museum of Art, opened to the public on Wednesday after an 18-month expansion that added six acres to New Orleans City Park. The garden is now home to 27 sculptures, including works by Teresita Fernández, Elyn Zimmerman, Larry Bell, Katharina Fritsch, Frank Gehry, Shirazeh Houshiary, Hank Willis Thomas, Fred Wilson, Yinka Shonibare, Beverly Pepper, Pedro Reyes, and Ursula von Rydingsvard, among others.

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