We are members of an artist collective who offer a shared community arts space located at 1201 Mazant street, New Orleans, LA.
Public Hours & Open shop: Tuesday & Thursday evenings, 6-10pm! Gallery Hours 6 – 10 PM during the Second Saturday of the month.
The New Orleans Community Printshop & Darkroom provides the New Orleans community with public access to affordable printmaking and art making equipment, training, and services. The Printshop & Darkroom aims to increase awareness, appreciation, and exposure of print media and contemporary printmaking in New Orleans. The Printshop & Darkroom strives to help independent artists and entrepreneurs grow their business through screen- printing, and to provide adult education, youth education, and outreach to communities with low- access to arts education. Additionally, the Printshop & Darkroom seeks to create a supportive print community for volunteers and Printshop/Darkroom Members to grow their artistic practice during non-public Printshop/Darkroom hours.
For the past five years, the New Orleans Community Printshop has participated in community outreach for youth and adults in the New Orleans area. We are a non-profit organization committed to enriching the experiences and skills of new and seasoned print makers and photographers alike.
We commit to:
1. Provide the New Orleans community with public access to affordable
printmaking equipment, training, and services.
2. Provide a supportive print community for the volunteers and members to
grow their artistic practice during non-public print shop hours.
3. Increase awareness and exposure of print media and contemporary
4. Help independent artists and entrepreneurs grow their business through
5. Provide adult education, youth education, and outreach to communities with
low-access to arts education.