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Carver’s Legacy

Carver’s Legacy

Posted by on Oct 13, 2015 in News, Uncategorized | 1 comment

UPDATED 7/24/17MURAL WAS FINALLY INSTALLED. THANK YOU TO ALL WHO HELPED MAKE IT POSSIBLE. I was contacted by Carver High School and asked to come up with a concept for a mural to take place on the side of one of their six  current temporary buildings.  The plan was then to cut the mural off when they moved to the new campus next year. Those plans were...

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New Frontiers

New Frontiers

Posted by on Oct 8, 2015 in News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

“Frontier of Progress” is the title of an installation i recently completed at 212 Loyola Avenue in the Saratoga building. A friend of mine by the name of Brian Boyles wrote great book entitled New Orleans Boom and Blackout. So great that it received the One Book One New Orleans award sponsored by the Young Leadership Council. He was allotted...

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New Studio.. New Work

New Studio.. New Work

Posted by on Mar 11, 2015 in News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

In November I moved into a new studio space and began exploring several ideas. An extension of the ideas that led me to my previous show “The Lies We Believe”, im juxtaposing African and other Masks in contrast to NON African artifacts or icons. These two images are process shots and these pieces are still in...

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Metaphorical Thinking

Posted by on Dec 18, 2014 in News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

“CREATION of a MOVEMENT” BY AYO SCOTT Ayo Scott is coming into his own.  He was born into New Orleans artistic royalty as the only son of the late MacArthur Fellow John T. Scott whose sculptures dot the city.  And while we can see the influence of the elder artist’s aesthetic, Ayo’s voice is distinct, clear, and strong.  In this piece, Ayo...

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