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“Review: The Other Landscape,” Gambit

Jacqueline Bishop | After the Rain (Methane) | 2014-15 | Oil on Belgian linen | 54 x 65 1/2 inches

Billed as an exploration of landscape painting and the complex connections between climate change, species extinction and migration, Jacqueline Bishop’s new show at Arthur Roger Gallery encompasses familiar environmental topics from the daily news. But her imagery evokes a realm of nature so otherworldly that mythology and sorcery may be the most immediate references that come to mind. Read More

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“Mid-City Art complex sets open-studio day Saturday, Nov. 14,” The Advocate


Mid-City Art Studios continues to provide space for more than 25 artists to explore new processes and turn out fascinating works. Today, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 4436 Toulouse St., the group hosts an open studio event that aims to offer the public a look inside the creative process. Better still, photographs, paintings, pastels, ceramics, multi-media works and more will be for sale. Read More

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“Steven Forster’s Party Central: Jacqueline Bishop, Nicole Charbonnet at Arthur Roger,” The Advocate


It was a wild night of rain and wind, but family, friends and fans turned out when Jacqueline Bishop opened “The Other Landscape” and Nicole Charbonnet opened “All You Need Know” at Arthur Roger Gallery. The show is up through Dec. 26. Read More

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Arthur Roger Gallery at Art Miami 2015


The Arthur Roger Gallery is very pleased to be a part of Art Miami this year. At Booth C36, we are exhibiting works by Richard Baker, David Bates, Willie Birch, Douglas Bourgeois, Robert Colescott, Stephen Paul Day, Dawn DeDeaux, Lesley Dill, James Drake, Lin Emery, David Leventi, Whitfield Lovell, Stephanie Patton, Erwin Redl and Holton Rower. The exhibition will be on view from December 2 – December 6, 2014 at the Miami Art Pavilion located in the Miami Midtown Arts District. Read More

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“Oikos and Poesis: Art and Our Planetary Future,” The Brooklyn Rail

Jacqueline Bishop, "Edge", 2008. Oil on Belgian linen. 13.5 × 16.5".

Thoreau famously proclaimed that, “in wildness is the preservation of the world.” And, as Gary Snyder explains, the poetic mind, the mind of the creative artist, is a realm of wildness. Thus, the eco-syllogism: preservation of the world depends on the wild. The poetic mind is wild. Therefore, the preservation of the world depends on the poetic mind. Read More

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Dawn DeDeaux: Beyond Disaster – Artist Talk at College of the Holy Cross


Artist Dawn DeDeaux will give a talk prior to the opening of “Katrina Then & Now: Artists as Witness, Part II: The Rebirth of Art” at College of the Holy Cross. Read More

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Lin Emery at the Center of a Scholarly Revolution

Space Machines Corporation, a small New Orleans consultancy in the field of kinetic sculpture and motion display system design, has today announced the publication of a scholarly essay which brings to an international audience a revolutionary approach to modern art history inspired in great part by the work of our own Lin Emery. Read More

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“Five Artists to Buy at the 2015 AIPAD Photography Show,” Observer

David Leventi, The Metropolitan Opera, New York, United States, (2008). (Photo: Rick Wester Fine Art)

Mr. Leventi, who was the former assistant of Robert Polidori, creates photographs of the opulent splendor of opera houses all over the world. His work is going to be the subject of a forthcoming book published by Damiani. Read More

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John Alexander Painting Studio Dedication at Lamar University, Beaumont, Texas


The Department of Art at Lamar University will honor internationally celebrated artist and LU alum John Alexander (’68) with a naming and dedication of the John Alexander Painting Studio on Thursday, Oct. 8, at 5:30 p.m. in the Art Building. The event is free and open to the public. Read More

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“Simon Gunning adds an 1815 New Orleans studio to his creative palette,” The Times-Picayune


Both the light and the proportions of the new studio left a mark on Gunning’s work. About half of his forthcoming exhibit, which opens Oct. 3 at Arthur Roger Gallery, 432 Julia St., was painted in the restored shotgun. (Art critic Doug MacCash included Gunning’s exhibit among the “5 Best Bets” of the annual Art for Art’s Sake openings on Saturday). Read More

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