NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Enjoy extended museum hours and free admission as we celebrate the artists and local businesses featured in this year’s Magnolia Ball Silent Auction.

Celebrate the Magnolia Ball Silent Auction! Attendees will be able to view and bid on various works of art by artists of the South. Plus, a cash bar will be included!

The evening is free and open to the public, but advanced registration is encouraged.

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We are pleased to present 70+ regional artists and businesses in our Magnolia Ball Silent Auction. Support the O and support Southern artists and businesses by bidding starting next week!
Bidding for the Magnolia Ball Silent Auction Opens This Week
Abbey CarusoThree’s a Crowd, 2022, 27” x 31,” Courtesy of the artist
Bidding for the Magnolia Ball Silent Auction Opens This Week
Anita CookeClouds on Fire, 2021, Canvas, acrylic, thread, wood panel, 20” x 20” x 2,” Courtesy of the artist
Bidding for the Magnolia Ball Silent Auction Opens This Week
Lee Deigaard Before the Plow, 2015, Archival pigment print on panel, 6” x 6,” Courtesy of the artist and Le Mieux Galleries
Bidding for the Magnolia Ball Silent Auction Opens This Week
Whitson RamseySelf Portrait in a Turtleneck, 2022, Drypoint Etching on Rives BFK (Edition of 4), 8” x 10,” Courtesy of the artist and Ground Floor Contemporary
Bidding for the Magnolia Ball Silent Auction Opens This Week
Sean YseultBoudoir, 2016, archival print with protective UV coating, 4’ x 6,’ Courtesy of the artist and Scott Edwards Gallery
By purchasing an item from the Magnolia Ball Silent Auction not only do you support the Ogden Museum, you also support a regional artist or business who will receive a portion of the proceeds.Come by and see the silent auction on view at the O through June 12!