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Artist Randell Henry Profile (2017)

Art Rocks!



Genre: Art

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2017-01-27

Duration: 00:05:27

Subjects: Henry, Randell | Arts | ARTISTS | Painters | Mixed media (Art) | Southern University and A & M College


  • Fox-Smith, James Host
  • Kendrick, Dorothy Producer
  • Henry, Randell Interviewee


This segment from the January 27, 2017, episode of the series “Art Rocks!” features producer Dorothy Kendrick’s profile of artist Randell Henry of Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Henry is also a professor at art at Southern University and the curator of the Southern University Museum of Art. He discusses: the inspiration behind his mixed media collage paintings; how he brings order out of chaos; his use of intense colors; his use of fabric in his paintings; his early interest in art; and his view that the visual arts inspire creativity in all fields. Host: James Fox-Smith