MIGNON FAGET Awards + Honors
Artist and designer Mignon Faget has been recognized throughout her career for her philanthropic efforts. She has created exclusive designs for fundraising purposes to aid various organizations such as the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, New Orleans Museum of Art, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans Ballet Association, Newcomb College, New Orleans Center for Creative Arts and Arts Council of New Orleans. She donated the building that housed her gallery on Dublin Street and has created a series of wearable ornaments to benefit the Preservation Resource Center of New Orleans. Faget collaborated with the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation to aid in the rebuilding of the historic New Canal Lighthouse. Currently some of her designs benefit Woodlands Trail and Park and the Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana to help save Louisiana’s wetlands.
In addition, she has received many outstanding awards and honors.