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The Art of Citizenship

The Art of Citizenship

Posted by on Aug 8, 2018 in News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

The ART of Citizenship Mural Project is a partnership between Young Artist Movement, Arts Council New Orleans and Jean Lafitte National Historical Park & Preserve. The project was organized around a new PBS documentary on the Chinese Exclusion Act, which chronicles the history of Chinese immigration to the United States and the impact of the 1882...

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Zina Garrison Academy (ZGA) Gardens

Posted by on Jul 21, 2018 in News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

The Winston Gallery of Houston, Tx. reached out and asked if id be interested in participating in a community art project with some amazing kids of the Zina Garrison Academy tennis summer camp. a few other artists and i broke the kids into groups and designed and painted the planters that brought this space to life.  Being able to collaborate with...

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“THESE ARE TIMES” : The Legacy of Homer Plessy

“THESE ARE TIMES” : The Legacy of Homer Plessy

Posted by on Jul 21, 2018 in News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Homer Plessy (of Plessy vs Ferguson) a black man,  was arrested for buying a ticket and riding in a train car designated for white people. At the site of his arrest is currently a historical marker thanks to the hard work of community members.  The NOCCA Institute commissioned me to activate the space now known as Plessy Park and pay tribute to...

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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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