"WHAT A WONDERFUL WORLD"
Friday, August 3rd
- Sunday, August 5th
Fri & Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sunday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
New Orleans Jazz Museum
400 Esplanade Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70116
Children 12 and under Free
The NOJC space for Satchmo "What A Wonderful World" Art Contest is all set up at The New Orleans Jazz Museum! Come take a look at the beautiful art work and poetry August 3rd-5th.
1ST PLACE Overall WINNER
The New Orleans Jazz Celebration and New Orleans Jazz Museum are partnering with Satchmo SummerFest on an exhibition of the artwork from the "What a Wonderful World" Art-Essay and Poetry Contest. Festival attendees can view youth submissions to the contest inside of the New Orleans Jazz Museum for the duration of the festival.
The contest is an opportunity for students in grades Kindergarten through High School to demonstrate their visual arts, oratorical and written skills. Student's work are judged in accordance with the contest guidelines and rules created by professionals in the field of visual arts or English. Each entrant in the contest receive a certificate of participation and prize. Place winners of the Art contest will receive a monetary prize and have their work displayed for four months in the EXCELth Health Clinic(s) and other public outlets as well. Contest judges have consistently been impressed with the quality of work exhibited by these students. The hope is that the participants will continue to develop their artistic talents in the same way Louis Armstrong developed his.
HERE ARE SOME Entries from this year's Contest
This event is able to be put on thanks to these sponsors:
Thank you to all who helped put on another great
JAZZ @ THE SANDBAR!
We will be back the 1st wednesday of October.
Here are a few photos from this season:
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