Sheraton New Orleans Hotel Adds Newest Rodrigue Piece:
100-Year-Old Steinway Piano Adorned with Signature Blue Dog
Piano to Be Featured in Hotel Lobby as Part of Rodrigue Gallery
New Orleans – Nov 6, 2013 – Home to the Rodrigue Gallery, Sheraton New Orleans Hotel is continuing its partnership with famed artist George Rodrigue by adding The Rodrigue Steinway "Blue Dog Piano" to its collection. The creator of the world-renowned Blue Dog series used a 100-year old Steinway Model A grand piano as his canvas to create an impressive piece that will be displayed in the hotel’s lobby for up to two years for guests and locals to admire.
|Billy Joel signed and played the piano in May 2013.|
|George Rodrigue paints the Rodrigue Steinway.|
Located in one of the hotel’s private function spaces, The Rodrigue Gallery is open for guests’ viewing pleasure whenever unoccupied. Locals and visitors can also view select pieces highlighted through the exterior facing windows on Canal Street. For more information about Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, please visit www.sheratonneworleans.com.