Tremé Culture Enrichment Class
Presented at Lagniappe Academies, Tremé, New Orleans
Fall 2011 – Spring 2012
A Program of the Pertunia Foundation www.pertunia.org
Making Papier Maché Skeleton Mask
Ogden Museum of Southern Art
Bruce Barnes, Chief of Bone Gang
Royce Osborn Bone Gang Member and Local Documentary
North Side Skull & Bone Gang Skull
Fi Yi Yi Indians Visit Class
House of Dance and Feathers
Backstreet Cultural Museum
For Class Awards
Final Fieldtrip: Backstreet Cultural Museum
Celebration and Graduation
Lagniappe Academies’ Tremé Culture Program
This program was created by the Pertunia Foundation Inc. for the Lagniappe Academies in Tremé, New Orleans.
The guest artists were funded by the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Foundation
The program is available to other schools.
All content of the program is © Pertunia Foundation Inc. 2011 & 2012
[email protected] www.pertunia.org
The Pertunia Foundation Inc. is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit educational
organization dedicated to promoting and preserving the unique cultural heritage of the great city of New Orleans.
The foundation creates and presents educational programs that focus on the parading and social aid organizations of Tremé and the Mardi
Gras Indian, jazz funeral and second line culture.