RESPONSE – Artists In The Park

An Event in the Garden

An art exhibition and sale of original works created by artists “in response” to the natural landscape of the Botanical Garden and its surrounding Park.  Co-chaired by Pam Bryan, Reagan Charleston, Beverly Matheney, and Terrance Osborne, the event will showcase artists representing a broad spectrum of artistic interpretation from representational "plein air" sytle works to abstract paintings, photography, sculpture and more. 

Curated by Pam Bryan of Octavia Gallery and Lisa Rotondo-McCord of the New Orleans Museum of Art.


April 4 - 7, 2019
10 am to 5 pm

Admission to the exhibition is free with paid admission to the Botanical Garden.  All artwork, except those sold at the live auction on April 5th, will be available for sale at fixed prices.


April 5, 2019
6:30 pm to 9 pm
The New Orleans Botanical Garden

The Celebration Reception, Sale, and Auction on April 5th will feature music, hors d’oeuvres and an "artful" cocktail by Dickie Brennan and Company.  

All artwork will be for sale at fixed prices. Selected works will be sold at live auction.  


Sky: $3,000 - Ten (10) event tickets and recognition in the program.

Light: $1,000 - Six (6) event tickets & recognition in program.

Flora: $300- Four (4) event tickets & recognition in program

Celebration Reception: - $50  - One ticket  -- $35 for ages 35 and under

Proceeds from this event will support programming for the Botanical Garden and the upcoming Outdoor Teaching Kitchen that will include educational classes, cooking demonstrations, and workshops.

    Participating Artists






Getting to City Park from the French Quarter: We are located less than 10 minutes by cab or car. Or, take the scenic route: the Canal streetcar (be sure to hop on the one marked ìCity Parkî) delivers you to the entrance of City Park at Esplanade Ave.