Alexandria Museum of Art


Mon June 15, 2015

Alexandria Museum of Art acquires state art collection

The Alexandria Museum of Art is expanding its collection of Louisiana art. Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne will announce the transfer of state-owned art at a news conference Tuesday, June 16.

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Wed December 10, 2014

Alexandria Museum of Art eyes new works for its collection

Alexandria native Cullen Washington, Jr.'s "Caped Crusader" is on display at the Alexandria Museum of Art as part of its "Trio: Beyond Boundaries" exhibit.
Credit Alexandria Museum of Art

A new exhibit at the Alexandria Museum of Art features three artists who have Louisiana roots and have distinguished themselves on a national level.  The exhibit, “Trio: Beyond Boundaries,” celebrates the success of three African American artists: Malaika Favorite, Phoenix Savage and Alexandria native Cullen Washington Jr.

Museum executive director Catherine Pears says the museum keeps an eye on Louisiana artists who are making their mark in the art world.

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Sat October 5, 2013
Getting To Know You Alexandria

Getting To Know You Alexandria

Capriccio by Stephen Knapp now on exhibit at the Alexandria Museum Of Art
Alexandria Museum Of Art

Saturday, October 5, 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.   Red River Radio will host a "Getting to Know You" event in Alexandria, La., at the  Alexandria Museum of Art from 12-6 p.m.on October 5, 2013.  Listeners in Alexandria, Pineville and surrounding towns are invited to come meet our staff, listen to great live music, meet our special guests, enjoy refreshments, tour the museum and its art, and win prizes! There will be a drawing every hour. Spend your Saturday with friends and family, meet new people and enjoy the amazing art! Live music presented by Smithfield Fair, Rick Adams, Giovanni De Chiaro, and John Wakefield.


Tue September 17, 2013
Red River Radio Spotlight

Red River Radio Spotlight: Alexandria Museum Of Art

Capriccio by Stephen Knapp
Alexandria Museum Of Art

Aired Tuesday, September 17 at 12 noon.  Bill Beckett spoke with Catherine Pears, the Executive Director of the Alexandria Museum of Art, about the current exhibit by Stephen Knapp called "New Light" as well as other exhibits currently on display at the Alexandria Museum of Art. You can find out more information about these exhibits and all these programs by going to the web site for the at the Alexandria Museum of Art or call 318-443-3458.

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Thu July 25, 2013
Slide Show

Buddy Flett & Josh Hyde Concert Slide Show

Josh Hyde (L) 7 Buddy Flett (R)
Reverend Charley Photography

On Thursday, July 18 the Red River Radio recording crew traveled to the Alexandria Museum of Arts to record Buddy Flett and Josh Hyde at the acoustic concert series at the museum. John Wakefield was the MC and also opened the concert and was joined on stage by John Jordan on harmonica. Bill Beckett & Daniel Gordy from Red River Radio captured the show for future broadcast. A great audience turned out for the show and the Alexandria Museum of Art had refreshments for all.

These photos were take by Reverend Charley and are used here by permission.