visual arts


Courtesy Visit Pensacola

Inland recommendations for the Florida beach town more

Feb 23, 2018 4:24 PM Getaways

“I saw the minutest detail and beauty that was everywhere. Once I did learn to speak, the bigger problem became, what do you say?” more

Feb 23, 2018 2:52 PM Visual & Performing Arts


Cheryl Gerber

Mariz Longoria’s collections make her uptown New Orleans house an unexpected pleasure more

Feb 23, 2018 10:07 AM People & Places


Courtesy of Visit Lake Charles

A quirky old school turned art gallery and museum houses an incredible collection of costumes, artifacts and cultural heritage chronicling the history of Louisiana’s second largest Mardi Gras celebration more

Jan 25, 2018 1:08 PM People & Places


Photo by Sarah Hackenberg

Rich with symbolism and the talismans of addicts’ experiences more

Jan 24, 2018 12:29 PM Visual & Performing Arts

"I only Avoyelles for you!" more

Jan 24, 2018 11:36 AM People & Places


Photos by Brian Pavlich

Tips on photographing the madness that is Courir de Mardi Gras more

Jan 24, 2018 11:24 AM Outdoor Adventures


John Slaughter

Slaughter embraces new technology to make his photographs as striking as his subject matter more

Dec 22, 2017 11:37 AM Visual & Performing Arts


Paul Kieu

Megan Barra creates works of art from fabric she sews by hand more

Dec 22, 2017 10:20 AM Visual & Performing Arts

Francis Pavy got into printmaking because he wanted to reproduce his paintings. “But I was a horrible printer,” he admitted. more

Nov 22, 2017 11:20 AM Visual & Performing Arts


Horton Humble

We asked the curators of the state’s best-known art institutions to recommend the up-and-coming and less-well-known artists whose work thrills them. more

Oct 25, 2017 4:56 PM Visual & Performing Arts


Lucie Monk Carter

The dexterous improvisations of sculptor Martin Payton more

Oct 25, 2017 3:30 PM Visual & Performing Arts

A thriving, handmade subculture more

Oct 25, 2017 3:30 PM Visual & Performing Arts


Lucie Monk Carter

Larry Ruth shares a passion for Louisiana art at his new gallery more

Oct 25, 2017 12:10 PM Visual & Performing Arts


Alexandra Kennon

A field trip to Rosetree Blown Glass Studio and Gallery for a guided creation experience more

Oct 24, 2017 10:03 AM House & Home


Leslie Elliottsmith

A digital collage by Leslie Elliottsmith more

Oct 24, 2017 12:00 AM Visual & Performing Arts 1 Comments


Lucie Monk Carter

Conducted between 2013 and 2017, the Baton Rouge Folklife Survey revealed what Maida Owens knew in her heart: rather than lacking an identity, Baton Rouge is a "cultural microcosm" of Louisiana. more

Sep 26, 2017 4:45 PM People & Places


Self Portrait, 1991, oil on canvas, 24” x 30” by Talbot Hopkins

For as long as she can remember, Talbot Hopkins has found refuge, self-discovery, and connection in portraiture. more

Sep 26, 2017 3:24 PM Visual & Performing Arts


Brei Olivier

Chef Phillip Lopez interprets the works of artist Jacqueline Bishop more

Sep 26, 2017 2:16 PM Supper Club


Lucie Monk Carter

Lawson’s beaded piano Temptation is currently in residence at Cocha Restaurant in Baton Rouge. It’s been on the move for twenty years. more

Aug 24, 2017 3:06 PM People & Places