New Orleans Architecture Foundation
New Orleans Architecture Tours is a proud partner of the New Orleans Architecture Foundation (NOAF). We both share the same mission of educating the public about New Orleans architecture and we both strive for the highest quality educational opportunities.
Whether you are visiting or are a born and raised New Orleanian, we hope you enjoy the unmatched monthly and annual programs of our friends at New Orleans Architecture Foundation, offering monthly tours, keynotes, and annual events. You can also become a Friend of NOAF and support their vision to expand the reach of architecture and design. Make sure to tell them we sent you!
NOAF Building Tour: McDonogh 30/The Schoolhouse
Join us as we tour the Schoolhouse, a mixed-use development under construction in the historic McDonogh 30 school building. The tour will be led by the project architects, Melissa and Brian Rome of Rome Studio, whose additive approach to renovation combines sensitive historic restoration with carefully crafted contemporary elements. Read more about the project at http://romeoffice.us/#/gravier-st/ […]
Inaugural Contemporary Home Tour
The New Orleans Architecture Foundation, in partnership with New Orleans Homes & Lifestyles, invites you to join us Sunday, May 19th for a self-guided tour of contemporary homes in the Irish Channel and Lower Garden District. You will learn about these homes, the architects and builders who worked on them, how they relate to their neighborhood context, and more! *Featured Photo: Neil Alexander […]
NOAF Lecture Series - Farouki Farouki
Please join the New Orleans Architecture Foundation on Wednesday, November 7th, to hear from award-winning architects and designers, Caroline and Sabri Farouki, about their practice, Farouki Farouki. The NOAF Lecture Series is free and open to the public. We ask that you RSVP online here. […]
PREMIÉRE LUMIÉRE - A Beaux Arts Ball
The New Orleans Architecture Foundation (NOAF) + Women In Architecture (WIA) invite you to support premiere lumiere - a beaux arts ball on Saturday, May 11th from 7:00 to 10:00 pm at the Music Box Village. More than 250 guests, donned in their finest costumery, will delight in a dance-filled evening while enjoying heavy hors d’oeuvres, an open bar and live music in the Music Box Village - one of the most eccentric and unique contemporary art sites in New Orleans - an architectural conglomeration of recycled wood, metal and glass, an open-air performance space tucked under an oak tree canopy and a world away from the ordinary. […]
February Sketch Session: Let's Draw Broadmoor!
Hosted by the Urban Sketchers New Orleans Chapter, these monthly meet-ups are free to anyone who wants to learn more about New Orleans by pencil, pen, paintbrush, etc. (Featured Image by Dorit Pittman) […]