1941 - 2019

As we express sorrow over his untimely departure, we honor the memory of James J Coleman Jr. (“Jimmy”).

We are proud to recall his local, national and international accomplishments, especially his support and nourishment of the New Orleans Academy of Fine Arts. It is our intention to institute a scholarship program that will perpetuate the memory of James Jr’s legacy.

Auseklis Ozols
Founder and Director


Donations to the New Orleans Academy of Fine Arts in his memory:
Please follow the link below or mail a check payable to ‘New Orleans Academy of Fine Arts’ to 5256 Magazine Street, New Orleans LA 70115

The New Orleans Academy of Fine Arts is a Section 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization as defined by the Internal Revenue Code. All contributions are deductible to the extend allowed by law.

We thank you in advance for your generosity.