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Painter Douglas Bourgeois Profile (2015)

Art Rocks!



Genre: Art, Interview

Place Covered: St. Amant, Ascension Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2015-10-31

Duration: 00:05:42

Subjects: Bourgeois, Douglas, 1951- | Painters | PAINTINGS | Arts | ARTISTS


  • Fox-Smith, James Host
  • LaFleur, Donna Producer
  • Bourgeois, Douglas Interviewee


This segment from the October 31, 2015, episode of the series “Art Rocks!” features James Fox-Smith’s interview with Douglas Bourgeois, a painter from St. Amant, Louisiana. He discusses: the impact of his rural environment on his work; his artistic process; the themes of his paintings; and his decision to paint both everyday people and famous performers and artists.