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Help Us Celebrate NOCCA’s 40th Birthday!


The New Orleans Center for Creative Arts is turning the big 4-0, and WE NEED YOU to help to kick off a year-long celebration! Whether your time at …

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The 2014 ART & SOUL Gala

Last year’s ART & SOUL was a great kickoff to NOCCA’s exciting campus expansion, and the party continues this spring with a special celebration to raise the roof! On Sunday, May 18th, The NOCCA Institute and The Lupin Foundation will celebrate the construction of the new NOCCA Forum with live entertainment, delicious food, abundant …

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March Pie Of The Month: Press Street Gardens Quiche

NOCCA’s Culinary Arts students are baking fantastic pies all year long, and for March, they’re offering something extra-special: to celebrate The NOCCA Institute’s new Press Street Gardens, students are making a healthy, post-Mardi Gras, vegetable quiche! As always, proceeds from pie sales benefit the Culinary Arts department.
The deadline …

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Media Arts Recipient of NOVAC 2014 Joshua Short Memorial Scholarship

NOCCA Media Arts Recipient of 
NOVAC 2014 Joshua Short Memorial Scholarship
Student Receives Free Technical Training & Access To
New Orleans Video Access Training Center
New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA) is proud to share the news: NOCCA Media Arts student Zsaknor Powe (12th grade student also attending McKinley …

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Breaking Ground On NOCCA’s Campus Expansion, The NOCCA Forum

On Wednesday, October 30, 2013, the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts and The NOCCA Institute broke ground on the NOCCA Forum, a 60,000 square-foot renovation of an historic warehouse that will expand NOCCA’s campus and create a host of new offerings for the public.
When complete, the NOCCA …

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NOCCA’s Academic Studio: A Recap Of Year Two

As the Academic Studio’s year-end sciences and humanities projects symposium came to a close in May, every 9th and 10th grade student had something to celebrate. Each student had experienced remarkable double-digit growth in every subject on the ACT’s Explore and Plan Tests between August …

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Visiting Artist Exhibition, With Work By Todd Johnson, Maddy Rosenberg, Meg Turner, And Carl Joe Williams

Visiting Artist Exhibition
January 21 – February 28, 2014
NOCCA’s Ken Kirschman Artspace
Opening reception: January 30, 6pm – 8pm
NOCCA’s Visual Arts Department and The NOCCA Institute present the next event in the 2013-14 “On the Edge” gallery series: a Visiting Artist Exhibition featuring work by Todd Johnson, Maddy Rosenberg, Meg Turner, and Carl …

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NOCCA Winter Dance Concert

December 12-14, 7 PM
Lupin Hall, NOCCA
2800 Chartres Street, New Orleans-70117
$10 tickets available online
or 30 minutes prior to curtain
The NOCCA Dance Department will present and evening of dance at its annual Winter Concert in NOCCA’s Lupin Hall with evening performances December 12-14, 7 PM.
Classical ballet, contemporary …

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The Sugar Mill Sessions in Kirschman Artspace

NOCCA’s “On the Edge” Gallery Series
Partners With PhotoNOLA

Work By David Armentor On Exhibit In NOCCA Kirschman ArtSpace
November 21-December 20 * Gallery Reception: December 11, 6pm – 8pm
The Ken Kirschman Artspace and the NOCCA Institute are proud to announce the upcoming exhibit of local photographer and …

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THE NOCCA Holiday Marketplace is open for business!


If you’re looking for tasty, unique gifts to suit family, friends, and business associates, The NOCCA Institute has you covered. This holiday season, we’re offering a selection of items made by NOCCA’s talented Culinary Arts students, including:
* A Holiday …

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