Bonafide


An Exhibition of Artworks created by Northwest Lousiana Juried Roster Artists
October 1 - 17, 2009
For a period of more than two weeks, artspace was filled with music, poetry readings, 2-D and 3-D visual artworks, literary works, dance, digital video and more. The exhibition contained original works from a variety of media by 37 regional artists.  Megan Clark, guest curator for the Exhibition, shares, “We wanted to recognize and showcase some of the very best artists in Northern Louisiana. These artists, whether visual, literary, or musical have all proven themselves to be exemplary artisans in their own crafts. The Shreveport Regional Arts Council and artspace are proud to represent and promote them in our community.”

Participating Artists:
Don Alexander, Bruce Allen, Michael Boicourt, Shirley Campbell, Nadine Charity, Carlos Colon, Jerry Davenport, Nan Dozier, Alan Dyson, Laura Flett, Byron Gates Jr., Bill Gingles, Michael Graham, Becky Haigler, Hugh Hamilton, Dorothy Kristin Hanna, Curt Harville, Jane Heggen, Ron Hardy, Mary Virginia Hill, Talbot Hopkins, Neil Johnson, James King, Thomas Little, Rachul McClintic, Theresa Mormino, Tama Nathan, Mary Louise Porter, Angela Rice, Tony Reans, Tamara Sigler, Lucienne Simon, Ellen Soffer, Sue Stella, Blair Thrall, Robert Trudeau, and Jerry Wray.

Talbot Hopkins Self-Portrait

In addition to presenting their artworks, the artists competed for two awards:
- $1,000 for the “Best of Show Award in Exhibition” went to Talbot Hopkins
- $1,000 for the “Best Of Show Award in Performance” went to Poetic X.

PERFORMANCE NIGHT!
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July 31
Graffiti