Celebrating the Year of the River 2019: Paint the Ouachita exhbit will be showcased Feb 1 through March 16th, 2019.


The Year of the River 2019 marks the bicentennial celebration of the first steam boat up the Ouachita and has turned into a regional celebration. This is a great regional series of events is being crowd-sourced by the Cooley House Foundation in Monroe, LA.


Tis exhibit coordinated by our NELA council has become a traveling exhibit for artists that participated in Paint the Ouachita during Brew on the Bridge. Pieces will begin their tour at the Schepis Museum on February 1, 2019 in Columbia and move throughout our region. Works from the Black Bayou Paint Out session will also be joining the exhibit!


Artists included in the showcase: