Fine & Functional, on view November 15-December 20

The Fine and Functional exhibition returns to the Hammond Regional Arts Center just in time for the holiday season running November 15 through December 20. This unique, handmade art experience will include wonderful pieces by several artists in the surrounding parishes as well as locally made in Hammond and Ponchatoula. There will be lots of unique Christmas gift ideas available for purchase. Join us for this HRAC holiday tradition and take advantage of the opportunity to purchase unique crafts to fill out your Christmas list.



Make holiday memories during our “Holiday Happenings” hours on Friday, Nov. 15 during Starry November Night from 5-8 p.m. Let your kids make art while you shop and sip on a poinsettia cocktail. Light appetizers will also be made available while you peruse our wonderful holiday items. The HRAC will also have special shopping hours on Saturday, Nov. 16 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. during Z Arts, on Saturday, Nov. 30 for Small Business Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and on Saturday, Dec. 14 from 5-7 p.m. for our Holiday Open House just before The Nutcracker at the Columbia Theatre.


Upcoming Exhibitions


January - February 

Marjorie Morrison Sculpture Biennial

Curated by Dennis and Ruth Siporski


Young Artists Exhibition

Artwork by K-12 students


Hammond Art Guild

58th Annual Spring Open Judged Exhibition


Faces, Places and Traces, A Hammond Narrative

Curated by Jennie Garcia with Hammond Historic Preservation with LSU & Harry T. Williams Foundation Oral History Departmen


The Chair

Curated by Susan Seale, Jan Songy, Katherine Blair, and Marguerite Walter


Methods and Madness: Walter Anderson & Noel Rockmore

On loan from the New Orleans Museum of Art

September - October


Curated by Denise Holly

November - December

Fine & Functional Exhibition

These exhibitions are free and open to the public.

Dates & Exhibitions Subject to Change