New Orleans, Louisiana: Dr. Bob's Folk Art

Gallery and workshop of folk artist Dr. Bob, who likes dinosaurs, bottle caps, primary colors, and painted exhortations.

Address:
3027 Chartres St., New Orleans, LA
Directions:
East of the French Quarter, in the Bywater district, along the riverfront, on the north side of Chartres St. between Montegut and Clouet Sts.
Hours:
Daily 10-4:30. Gated after hours. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
504-701-7297
RA Rates:
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Dr. Bob's Folk Art

Gallery and workshop of folk artist Dr. Bob, whose work features Louisiana imagery and often the sentiment: "Be Nice or Leave."

[Kim Newell, 08/09/2021]

Dr. Bob (Bob Shaffer) has a soft spot for dinosaurs and bright colors. One sign warns: "Buy now before the artist dies or his reputation worsens."


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