March 23: Join The NOCCA Institute for our annual ART&SOUL gala | The NOCCA Institute
Home is where the art is. For so many artists in New Orleans, that first home was the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts. Not only does NOCCA provide an environment to nurture budding painters, pianists, and novelists, NOCCA's Academic Studio also offers young artists an excellent academic education. On Saturday, March 23, 2019, you can show your love for this amazing school at The NOCCA Institute's annual ART&SOUL gala! The fun kicks off at 6pm with a patron party sponsored by Ajax Holdings. In addition to outstanding food and drink from some of our city's best restaurants and chefs, patrons will enjoy a special performance by NOCCA alumni Alexis & The Samurai. They'll also be able to place early bids in our art-filled silent auction. ART&SOUL continues with the gala at 7:30pm, sponsored by The Meraux Foundation. Bands featuring NOCCA alumni like Sasha Masakowski Family Quartet and Preservation Hall Jazz Band will get guests on their feet, and there will be a live