Global canvas

Since 2000, the UNO Department of Fine Arts has partnered with artists from Center Austria in Innsbruck, Austria, to exchange artists, present their work and foster international exposure and opportunities. Recently the UNO-St. Claude Gallery celebrated the opening of “Parallel Barking Separate Sleeping,” featuring the work of Andrea Lüth and Kata Hinterlechner of Austria. Plenty of local supporters turned out.


Benoit Birthday -- Juli and Stewart Juneau, Warren and Norvel Benoit

Top of the world!

Norvel Benoit hosted a surprise birthday party for husband Warren at the posh Ritz-Carlton penthouse of Juli and Stewart Juneau. Well-wishers were entertained by the Blenderz Band, which included four original members of the beloved New Orleans special events band, the Nobles. Among other accomplishments, Warren Benoit is the former chairman of the board of Goodwill.