Nola art house

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The Nola Art House (Formerly known as GNOAM) was a Creole mansion (built c.1870) located on Esplanade Avenue in New Orleans's Faubourg Tremé. John Orgon founded the space in 2005 in order to offer affordable housing to New Orleans-based artists. The vision was to maintain a facility which would unite professional artists with one another, who in turn could exchange ideas and feedback, or collaborate with one another on projects. The house was divided into private rooms that double as studio work spaces. Additionally, the house's parlors and expansive hallways afforded a professional gallery space for residents to showcase their work. The property was sold in July 2014 to new owners with diferent objectives, and all the artists who were involved at the Art House have moved on to other projects. [1]

House of the Rising Sun[edit]

The House was rumored to have been the original House of the Rising Sun. That rumor was started by a former resident editing the wikipedia page in 2008, having the edit be published in Bizarre New Orleans, thus leading to a citation in the original wikipedia page.

Treehouse Installation[edit]

The treehouse installation Was the brainchild of Scott Pterodactyl.[2] The multi-tiered treehouse featured a rope bridge to a separate, smaller treehouse, a waterslide and wastebaskets. The height of the fourth and fifth levels offered a view of downtown and the surrounding area. Another tree house, also the brainchild of Scott Pterodactyl and Homemade Parachutes Productions, can be found at 2822 St. Claude. The tree house on esplanade was disassembled in July 2014 folowing the sale of the property to new owners.[3] Homemade Parachutes have started to work with Joahn Orgon on a similar project at a property in the New Orleans 8th ward.

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