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Painter James Michalopoulos Profile (2017)

Art Rocks!



Genre: Art

Place Covered: New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2017-04-28

Duration: 00:06:55

Subjects: Arts | ARTISTS | Painters | Michalopoulos, James


  • Fox-Smith, James Host
  • Kendrick, Dorothy Producer
  • Michalopoulos, James Interviewee


This segment from the April 28, 2017, episode of the series “Art Rocks!” features producer Dorothy Kendrick’s profile of painter James Michalopoulos of New Orleans, Louisiana. He discusses: a typical day in his studio; his goal of capturing the cultural life of New Orleans in his paintings; his use of color; his Jazz Fest portraits; why he uses both a knife and a brush for his paintings; and how he became interested in art. Host: James Fox-Smith