Ayo Scott


The works I create are usually an experiment of techniques used to create texture and visual blending through use of transparent colors. My recent work has been both abstract and representational in an energetic and at times chaotic expressionist/impressionistic movement. While aspects of my work are abstract the subject of my work is often based on personal experiences and elements of life in New Orleans.



During the lockdown of 2020 the Louisiana Endowment or the Humanities (LEH) began construction of the Helis Foundation John Scott Center. The center will be a hub for integrated arts and humanities programming unlike any in the Gulf South. It will also house the largest collection of artwork by Ayo’s Father John T. Scott. As …

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ZGA Gardens at MacGregor Park :

https://www.khou.com/article/features/young-artists-transform-zga-community-garden-at-macgregor-park/575627659 Young artists transform ZGA Community Garden at MacGregor Park “This is something they will be proud of for life and know that they collaborated for good,” said New Orleans artist Ayo Scott. HOUSTON — Kids at the Zina Garrison Tennis Academy took a break from swinging rackets to swinging paint brushes Thursday afternoon. They …

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Last year i was blessed to meet artist Nicolas Ticot through some friends at the New Orleans Arts Council. Nico is developing a software and artistic style based upon collaboration between artists and art forms that breaths life into spaces that no longer show signs of it. When we met we discussed collaborating on his 99 …

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