by Ken Korman
The New Orleans Museum of Art's "Friday Nights at NOMA" film series continues tonight with the first of three Venice-based films screened in conjunction with the museum's exhibition A Life of Seduction: Venice in the 1700s. Tonight it's 1997 romantic drama The Wings of a Dove at 7:30 in the Stern Auditorium. The screening will be preceded by a short lecture on the film from UNO associate professor Laszlo Fulup, who curated the series.
Also tonight are family friendly "Art of the Spot" activities from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.; music by all-female jazz band The BellaDonnas from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.; and “Masks and Identity in Casanova’s Venice,” a lecture by James H. Johnson at 6 p.m.
The series continues with screenings of Death in Venice on April 21 and Don't Look Now on May 19. More information is here.